Family Medicine / Sports Medicine - Core Faculty

Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posted
Sep 12, 2020
Ref
2020-31095
Specialty
Family Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
Overview

Tower Health is an innovative, leading health system dedicated to advancing the health and transforming the lives of the people we serve through compassionate, accessible, high quality, cost-effective healthcare. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screening and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be.

Across our system, you'll find many opportunities to build an outstanding career. With more than 14,000 team members, Tower Health offers 25 urgent care facilities and a connected network of 3,200 physicians, specialists, and providers across more than 230 convenient locations.

Job Summary

Tower Drexel Academic Medical Group is looking for a core faculty member with a CAQ in Sports Medicine to serve as a core faculty member in the Family Medicine residency program and Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship program. The position includes clinical supervision of residents within the full spectrum of Family Medicine including inpatient, outpatient, women's health, and student health. You would also be responsible for teaching and supervising the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellows. The applicant will serve as a team physician of local high schools and colleges and provide sideline coverage for various sports.

This is an ideal opportunity for physicians interested in practicing Family Medicine and Primary Care Sports Medicine. The Family Medicine Residency at Drexel University/Tower Health Family Medicine is fully accredited by the ACGME with 21 categorical residents in the program. The Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship has 2 fellows. Beyond clinical supervision and teaching, Core Faculty Members are also encouraged to participate and mentor residents and fellows in scholarship and research.

Expectations:
  • Direct and indirect supervisor and instruction of resident and fellow physicians in the out-patient office, hospital services and sports medicine office
  • Direct patient care
  • Call while staffing the Family Medicine hospital service
  • Advising resident physicians
  • Delivering didactic lectures, workshops and informal educational presentations
  • Curricular and programmatic oversight
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound and ultrasound guided procedures
  • College and High School sideline coverage
  • A variety of administrative duties

What We Offer:
  • 28 days ETO / 6 Holidays / Income Protection Time
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Physician Incentive Program
  • CME Allowance and Stipend
  • 403(b) and 457(b) Retirement and Savings Plans
  • Spousal Job Search Support
  • Opportunity to live in various settings, including suburban Philadelphia
  • H1B Visas and Green Card Sponsorship (we cannot currently support J1 Visa Waivers)

Drexel University College of Medicine Family Medicine Virtual Tour: https://youtu.be/1Siu4w8DLYU

Contact Name: Christopher David

Contact Email: Christopher.David@towerhealth.org

Contact Phone: 570-401-4510 Call or Text

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Qualifications

  • Current unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Pennsylvania or able to be licensed in PA and in good standing with the licensed Medical Board
  • Achieve and maintain Hospital medical staff membership and clinical privileges
  • Graduate from an accredited Medical School
  • A Licensed MD or DO in Family Medicine in the State of Pennsylvania and is board certified and a CAQ in Sports Medicine
  • Controlled substance license with current DEA number
  • Eligible or currently credentialed with insurance companies and hospital affiliation
  • Eligible or currently possess NPI number
  • In-patient Family Medicine experience is optional

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