RHEUMATOLOGISTS: Research, Teach & Publish! Leadership Position in Academic Setting - #RHE15

Location
Pennsylvania
Posted
Oct 25, 2016
Ref
14500
Specialty
Rheumatology
Position Type
Permanent
LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR of RHEUMATOLOGY QUALITY IMPROVEMENT PRESTIGIOUS ACADEMIC POSITION - TEACH RESIDENTS AND FELLOWS 50% DIRECT PATIENT CARE, 50% LEADERSHIP Prestigious academic multispecialty group providing cutting edge care seeks an experienced (two or more years in practice) Rheumatologist Physician to serve as Assistant Director for the Rheumatology division with a strong focus on quality improvement for value-based care. The right candidate enjoys teaching, mentoring and attending conferences, and has had success in external grant or research funding and publishing. Half your time will be spent with patients, the other half will be building, testing and implementing care delivery models across all locations.  RHEUMATOLOGIST PHYSICIAN INCENTIVES:
  • Excellent compensation
  • Direct and grow a world-class rheumatology program
  • Participate in Institute for Healthcare Improvement  Advisor Professional Development Program
  • Research, teach med students, residents and fellows, mentor staff
  • Mobile DXA scan service & Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Population management program s in RA, Gout and High Risk Osteoporosis
  • Travel to 2 community outreach clinics 4 days per month
REQUIREMENTS for RHEUMATOLOGISTS:
  • Board Certified in IM & Rheumatology
  • Authorized to work in the United States
  • 2 or more years' experience
  • Innovative thinker who enjoys problem solving
  • Leadership and quality improvement experience preferred
  • Ability to read DXA scans or willingness to obtain ISCD certification
RHEUMATOLOGY PHYSICIAN BENEFITS:
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Generous PTO package
  • Opportunities for continuing education
  • Relocation assistance for qualified candidates
  • Incentives for wellness and healthy living
  • Military to civilian support
ABOUT THE DANVILLE AREA:    Danville is picturesquely situated on the famed Susquehanna River, among rolling hills featuring colonial-style homes, green lawns and family-friendly living. Nestled on a hillside rises one of the most prestigious academic centers in Pennsylvania, will all services set on one campus featuring new buildings and state of the art centers. The center received medflights and is major teaching institution for med students, residents and fellows in a variety of specialties. Harrisburg and Scranton are 75 minutes away, Philly is 2.5 hours and Allentown is 90 minutes. - Qualified physician and advanced practitioner applications only.