Physician - Academics - Family Medicine - Family Medicine Core Faculty Opportunity
Company: Adventist Health
Posted on: May 4, 2021
Committed to the education of future generations of medical
professionals, Adventist Health in the Central Valley serves as the
sponsoring institution of
two residency programs in Hanford and Tulare, where new physicians
receive hands-on training in family medicine. We are currently
looking for family medicine physicians, with a passion for teaching
to join our faculty in Hanford or Tulare.
Under the direction of the Family Medicine Residency Program
Director, core faculty members serve as clinical leaders; assuring
the delivery of high quality teaching and patient care as part of a
robust accredited Residency program. Core Faculty members dedicate
at an average of 32 hours per week to residency training, ensuring
that all requirements are met, while providing excellent
patient-centered whole person care. Core faculty will receive
annual training on a variety of topics including (but not limited
to): (a) all relevant policies and procedures, (b) the evaluation
and assessment of residents, (c) core competencies and milestones
and (d) faculty development.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Devote 32 hours weekly to the administration of the residency
program and/or the education and supervision of residents.
Supervise Family Medicine residents according to institutional and
program supervision policies, ensuring patient safety and high
quality care at all times.
Monitor resident work hours, paying close attention to signs of
resident fatigue or sleep deprivation and intervene or escalate as
necessary, according to institutional and program fatigue
Assess Family Medicine residents, using competency based/milestone
evaluations via direct observation and other relevant evaluation
methods, providing them with real-time feedback through the
Mentor residents, advise them regarding their career and
Model excellence in whole-person patient care, professionalism,
scholarly activity and personal growth for the residents, fellow
faculty and institution.
Participate and/or coordinate regularly scheduled didactics
(including, but not limited to: journal clubs, lectures,
interdisciplinary conferences, workshops).
Supervise Family Medicine residents' QA/QI and research activities
Serve on relevant committees, as requested.
Complete annual ACGME faculty survey.
Demonstrate a commitment to scholarly work, both on your own and
Must hold a valid and unrestricted medical license from the State
Shall be certified/maintain certification with the American Board
of Family Medicine or with the American Osteopathic Board of Family
Physician faculty members from other specialties must have current
American Board of Medical Specialties certification in their
Clinically active, working in direct patient care and the
supervision of patient care.
1-3 years of Family Medicine educational experience
Experience providing patient care in a rural setting and/or
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