Physician - Academics - Family Medicine - BUILD A LEGACY FOR FAMILY MEDICINE
Company: North Country HealthCare
Posted on: May 3, 2021
BUILD A LASTING LEGACY FOR FAMILY MEDICINE
North Country HealthCare started its first cohort of Family
Medicine residents in 2020. It was a goal 10 years in the making,
but we are not stopping there!
Join an innovative residency program and take it to the next level.
The position is based in Flagstaff, but with clinics in 12 rural
Arizona communities and rotations on surrounding Native American
reservations, our residency program gives new doctors experience in
primary care from many perspectives. They will graduate prepared to
contribute solutions to the challenges of rural and underserved
populations based on skills they learned in our residency program.
Currently we accept four residents per year, but we will be
expanding going forward.
YOU WILL CONTIBUTE BY
Directing and further developing the Family & Community Medicine
Residency Program. This includes administrative, clinical, and
teaching components in accordance with the Accreditation Council
for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
Advancing program goals, such as: development of osteopathic,
rural, and OB tracks and achieving osteopathic recognition.
Developing and implementing curricula, policies, clinical rotation
standards and sites, and community partnerships. This includes
continuous quality improvement in all aspects of medical education
and formally assessing the program annually.
Mentoring, supervising, and formally evaluating resident
performance and competency. You will establish an environment of
scholarly activity including publication of original research,
professional presentations, and involvement in scientific
organizations. You will implement appropriate intervention if
standards are not being met by residents and follow and refine
academic discipline and grievance procedures.
Recruiting, supervising, and evaluating faculty and staff.
Managing the program budget.
Maintaining an active clinical practice.
Serving as a member of the North Country Healthcare Management
Hold and MD or DO degree and current board certification by the
American Academy of Family Medicine.
Hold a current medical license in the state of Arizona (or be able
to obtain one upon hire)
Eligible for successful appointment to Flagstaff Medical Center
Two or more years of experience as an administrator, clinician, and
educator in an ACGME residency program
Preference given to candidates with knowledge of ACGME Review
Committee policies and procedures and with familiarity with 1+2
Rural Training Tracks.
ABOUT NORTH COUNTRY HEALTHCARE
North Country HealthCare (NCHC) is transforming healthcare for
rural Arizonans. NCHC is an outpatient, primary care, federally
qualified health center with a teaching and learning mission. We
started as a volunteer-run free clinic in 1991 and now serve 12
communities across the entire northern half of Arizona. We turn no
one away. We practice integrated care in an innovative culture. Our
model allows us to serve patients holistically through strong
provider and staff relationships and through on-site labs and our
own 340b pharmacy. Simply put, at NCHC, you can practice medicine
the way it should be practiced.
ABOUT THE COMMUNITY
Located at the base of the San Francisco Peaks at an elevation of
7,000 feet, Flagstaff offers four distinct seasons and is an
outdoor recreational paradise. Outdoor enthusiasts can find a wide
variety of recreational activities to enjoy in a pristine setting.
Located 80 miles from Grand Canyon National Park and within 30
miles of three other National Monuments, Flagstaff's manageable
size (approx. 70,000 residents) and proximity to both urban and
rural areas make it an ideal place to live.
North Country Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and
VEVRAA Federal Contractor. PandoLogic.Category: Healthcare,
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