Chair, Akron General Emergency Department

Location
Akron, OH
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

Cleveland Clinic Akron General is seeking a Chair for the Department of Emergency Medicine. This position will oversee the brand new 57,000 square foot academic level 1 trauma center as well as 3 community free-standing ED's. These four sites have a combined volume of approximately 125,000 visits. The ACGME accredited Emergency Medicine residency was the first community teaching hospital EM residency in the country. Faculty appointment options are available through Case, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, and NEOMED. Clinical appointments through the Emergency Services Institute at Cleveland Clinic are also available.

The successful candidate should have a proven record of operational leadership, clinical service, teaching, mentoring, and academic excellence. Board certification in Emergency Medicine is required.

Cleveland Clinic Akron General is a nonprofit healthcare organization that serves as the hub for Cleveland Clinic's southern region and has been improving the health and lives of the people and communities it serves since 1914. Akron General Medical Center is a 532-bed teaching and research hospital with an accredited chest pain center and a primary stroke center.

Located in Northeast Ohio, Akron is the fifth largest city in the state and is a great place to live and work, offering the benefits of being close to major cities, but having a small-town feel. The Akron community provides a family-friendly atmosphere with endless entertainment options, excellent education institutions, along with the natural beauties of the Cuyahoga Valley. Travel from Akron is convenient with access to several major highways and airports located nearby in Akron-Canton, Cleveland and Pittsburgh.

Cleveland Clinic Akron General is a nonprofit healthcare organization that has been improving the health and lives of the people and communities it serves since 1914. Akron General includes: Akron General Medical Center, a 532-bed teaching and research medical center, and Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation, the area's largest provider of rehabilitation services; Akron General Partners, which includes Partners Physician Group, the Akron General Health & Wellness Centers, Lodi Community Hospital, Community Health Centers and other companies; Akron General Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates; and Akron General Foundation. Recently, U.S. News & World Report ranked Akron General Medical Center as the seventh best hospital in Ohio. For more information about Akron General, visit akrongeneral.org.


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