CLINICAL FACULTY: RHEUMATOLOGY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM DIRECTOR
BANNER UNIVERSITY MEDICAL GROUP
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD
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Internal Number: 18729
Excellent Opportunity to Join the Growing Team of Clinical Faculty in the Recreational Corridor of the Southwest with Banner University Medical Group in Tucson, AZ.
The Division of Rheumatology and Department of Medicine is actively recruiting an outstanding experienced clinician to join an academic faculty team that provides patient care in the inpatient and outpatient setting, teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as opportunities for research. This is an exceptional opportunity to lead an established fellowship program with an affiliation with the University of Arizona Arthritis Center. The physician hired will have a faculty appointment at the University of Arizona with the appointment commensurate with the candidate's credentials.
Qualifications, Scope of Practice, and schedule:
Board Certified in Rheumatology
Position is open to experienced physicians with 5+ years of post-training experience
Prior experience teaching medical students, residents, and fellows
Average patient load: 6-8 per 4-hour session
Work schedule: Ambulatory Outpatient Clinic with robust inpatient consult service
Treatment of patients with multisystem rheumatic diseases
In addition, Program Director Functions include:
.25 FTE protected time
Activities involving education, evaluation, recruitment, interviewing, and selection of fellows
Administration and regulatory compliance of the Rheumatology Fellowship Program
Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching, and patient care – across three academic medical centers
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson (BUMC-T), formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is consistently listed among the nation’s top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report and has the Magnet designation for outstanding nursing care. BUMC-T has a new 670,000 sq. ft hospital tower which opened in 2019 with 22 new operating rooms. BUMC-T is renowned for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, teaching, and community service. Located in the heart of Tucson, Arizona, it hosts more than a million patient visits annually in and around Tucson. BUMC-T values patient-centered care and health care innovation. Located in the Sonoran Desert surrounded by multiple mountain ranges, Tucson is a very friendly Southwestern town where you and your family will have time to enjoy your personal and professional endeavors!
We offer a competitive starting salary plus incentives including starting bonus, paid malpractice, 5 CME days with $5,000 in reimbursement each year, 14 vacation days, relocation assistance, and outstanding benefits that provide security for you and your family.
Please submit your CV and cover letter for immediate consideration, to:firstname.lastname@example.orgFor questions, please call Tara Waltz, Sourcing Strategist, at: 602-747-8203. Visit our website at:www.bannerdocs.com
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.
Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), to include the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long term care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nations most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations. With resources and lifestyle opportunities like these, what you envision for your professional career and personal life environment can become your reality. When you visit, we think you’ll see how a permanent move to Ban...ner Health can enhance your connection to your patients, your family, your community, and the great outdoors.