Assistant Professor / Clinical Medical Director
Assistant Professor / Clinical - Medical Director
The Division of General and Hospital Medicine in the Department of Medicine/ Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio (UTHSA) is recruiting a Hospitalist to serve as a Medical Director for the inpatient Hospital Medicine service with a focus on overseeing and improving the practice of our advanced practice providers. This position will hold an appointment of Assistant Professor/Clinical.
This position involves clinical work on housestaff and non-housestaff services at University Health Systems University Hospital, as well as participating in medical student and resident education, mentoring nurse practitioners and physician assistants, and presenting at Journal Club. In addition, the person in this position will work on setting standards and competencies for our non-physician provider team, updating our practice model, exploring the creation of additional training programs, and recruiting new advance practice providers.
Candidates must have an MD or DO (or foreign equivalent), have completed 3 years of an ACGME certified Internal Medicine residency, be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine and have at least one year of experience working with advanced practice providers. In addition, candidates must be eligible for licensure by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners and for certification by the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration.
UTHSA offers excellent benefits and competitive salaries. The San Antonio area providers an outstanding quality of life. Interested individuals should go to http://uthscsa.edu/hr/employment.asp and click Faculty to see current positions and apply.
UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.