Posting Summary: The Department of Medicine's Division of General Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine, seeks multiple Hospitalist to join a growing practice of more than 20 physicians with expanding roles in the UVa Health System. Teaching opportunities in our residency program and medical school are abundant. Rank and compensation are contingent upon qualifications and experience.
Our practice is leading an initiative on geographic team based hospital care designed to improve patient outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance patient and caregiver satisfaction. We also have growing surgical co-management service including a preoperative clinic and we staff a 40 bed LTACH. We have exceptional support from health system leadership and a team that is energetic and poised to lead UVa in its quest to become the safest health system in America.
Candidates must have an MD or DO and be board-certified/board eligible Internal Medicine or Family Medicine by appointment start date. These tenure-ineligible faculty positions are designed for physicians focused on quality care including active participation in clinical research and outstanding teaching. Successful candidates may possess prior experience in hospital medicine, or be beginning a career in academic hospital medicine. Applicants with expertise in care transitions, teamwork in the hospital, value-based hospital care or teaching are strongly encouraged to apply. Tenure-ineligible positions may qualify to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future consistent with the School of Medicine promotion and tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.
These postings will remain open until filled.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search Posting Number 0617395. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references.
Please contact Dr. Paul Helgerson, Section Head of Hospital Medicine with questions via phone, 434-243-4288, or email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.