Academic Physician/Surgeon & Residency Program Director - Dept. of Surgery

University of Oklahoma

Tulsa, OK

Job posting number: #7194100 (Ref:if127939)

Posted: November 3, 2023

Job Description

  • Direct Supervisor: Department Chair or other appropriate administrative role.
  • FTE: 100%
  • Title/Rank: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor
  • Appointment Type: Consecutive Term
  • Primary Location: OU-Tulsa Schusterman Campus in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintains board certification dependent on specialty. Maintains effective communication with other physicians, staff and residents. Required call participation as part of routine duties. Maintain active staff privileges at facilities the department is associated with.
  • Completes medical records in a timely and quality manner.
  • Instruction of general surgical residents, medical and PA students to include presentations, conferences and mentorship.
  • Responsible for performing medical and academic research including a minimum of 1 manuscript published annually, or function as a primary investigator for 1 sponsored clinical trial; Support departmental research programs.
  • Responsible for aiding the growth of patient care volumes, departmental financial stability, reputation and respect. Participate on the team in a collegial role. Support proper use of departmental equipment and facilities. Long term commitment to department.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Department Chairman and/or other appropriate University authority.

Resident Program Director

  • Executes overall planning and direction of activities associated with the General Surgery residency to meet Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and other regulatory agency requirements
  • Working with the Associate Program Director to continuously improve the quality of our didactic curriculum
  • Continuously strive to improve credentials of the residents recruited into the general surgery program.
  • Administrative duties as Program Director will account for a minimum of .3 FTE and clinical duties account for a minimum of .5 FTE
  • Graduation from ACGME accredited residency.
  • Possession of a valid and unrestricted Oklahoma medical license (by date of hire), good references, and an exemplary practice history (as applicable).
  • Board Certified or eligible by the respective professional affiliated Board or the American Osteopathic Association.
  • For Program Director, must be certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery
  • Applicants must have significant teaching experience and demonstrated teaching excellence

Preferences (Not Required)

  • Expertise in teaching residents in general surgery
  • Extensive experience with health quality metrics such as PQRS, Meaningful Use, HEDIS, NCQA, VBM, MIPS, STAR and others. (clinical positions only)
  • Experience with a wide variety of payor models and population health delivery models.
  • Have experience in models of quality improvement such as the IHI Model for Improvement, Six Sigma, Lean, Adaptive Design, TQM (and others) as well as the tools of improvement to include AIM’s driver diagrams, PDSA, process

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Job posting number:#7194100 (Ref:if127939)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:University of Oklahoma
United States
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