Albuquerque, New Mexico
Feb 08, 2018
Position Type
The University of New Mexico, Health Sciences Center, Department of Internal Medicine, seeks applications for the position of Chief and Medical Director of the Section of Hospital Medicine for Sandoval Regional Medical Center (SRMC). This is an Open Track, Open Rank position, reporting to the Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and education. This section is part of an established nationally recognized Division of Hospital Medicine with over 50 members at the University Hospital and at the VA Hospital. In this role, the successful candidate will provide strong leadership and direction for all of the clinical, educational, and scholarly activities of the respective Section. The successful candidate will have experience leading a hospital medicine group and experience in the operations of community hospitals. They will be responsible for a hospital medicine section in our 72-bed community hospital in Rio Rancho. They will be responsible for recruiting and hiring hospitalists and developing an operational model with the chief medical officer and CEO of SRMC. Minimum Requirements: a) Must be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine; b) Must be eligible to work in US, (this is not a J-1 Visa opportunity). Desirable Qualifications: a) Demonstrated strong leadership skills, with excellent communication, active listening and strong written, verbal, and information technology skills; b) Directly related leadership experience in hospital medicine; c) Experience in the operations of community hospitals. For best consideration, apply by February 28, 2018. The position will be open until filled. For complete description and application requirements for Posting # 3203, please see the UNM jobs application system at: A complete application must consist of a CV and Cover letter. Inquiries may be directed to Kendall Rogers, MD Professor and Chief, Internal Medicine: UNM's confidential policy ('Disclosure of Information about Candidates for Employment,' UNM Board of Regents' Policy Manual 6.7), which includes information about public disclosure of documents submitted by applicants, is located at: The University of New Mexico is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Educator.