Dignity Health Medical Group - Arizona - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
Located in sunny Phoenix, Dignity Health Medical Group Pediatrics is a major teaching site for Creighton University School of Medicine medical students, Creighton Alliance Family Medicine residents and Phoenix Childrens Hospital Pediatric Residency Program residents. Our practice setting is a stimulating place to work and because we are focused on growth and improved excellence.
Our practice is committed to advancing the holistic health care of infants, children, and adolescents through innovative medical care, research, education, training, and advocacy. We are recruiting a Clinician Educator as a(n) Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate with Creighton University School of Medicine.
We expect the successful candidate to participate primarily in the care of patients under the care of Dignity Health Medical Groups Pediatric practice in the outpatient and inpatient newborn settings. The patient population served includes a significant percentage of non-English language-only patients. The successful candidate will be involved in formal and informal teaching of residents, medical students and other graduate students.
Successful candidates should have an MD or equivalent degree with board eligibility or board certification in American Board of Pediatrics and have medical licensure in Arizona by the starting date.
The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of clinical experience and be enthusiastic to lead innovations in medical education and healthcare delivery in the newborn, general pediatric clinic and continuity clinic setting.
Education and clinical oversight of learners in general clinic, continuity clinic,and newborn nursery
Activities include but are not limited to: care of patients, teaching and supervising learners, performing medical student and resident assessments, feedback and written evaluations, oversight of education and quality improvement activities and clinic performance metrics, maintenance of an educational environment conducive to educating medical students and residents in both LCME and ACGME competency areas
Oversees, prepares and presents ambulatory didactic curriculum
Support for administrative, strategic and operational planning for the clinic in collaboration with residency and clinical leadership.
Serve roles as Mentor and Faculty Advisor
Participation on clinical, quality, administrative and medical education committees
May have roles as Core Faculty and Advisor, support and maintain residency program curricula
Opportunities to collaborate and/or lead efforts related to community health and advocacy training within the teaching programs
Clinical time in general pediatrics
Additional expectations include:
Promotes the mission, vision, and values of Dignity Health Medical Group, Common Spirit, Creighton University School of Medicine, and the Phoenix Childrens Alliance Pediatric Residency Program
Promotes a culture of innovation and commitment to academic growth
Promotes a culture of excellence, health equity, inclusiveness, and positivity in the clinical learning environment.
Promotes recruitment and development of a diverse leadership team, core faculty, and trainee cohort
Provides effective leadership and mentorship to trainees
Demonstrates clinical excellence
Actively and regularly participates in designated committees and meetings
Demonstrates effective communication skills and professionalism
Dignity Health, one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation, is a growing organization with well-resourced, modern facilities and diverse practice opportunities. With more than 39 acute care hospitals in three states and 9,000 physicians, Dignity Health touches the lives of thousands of people and provides nearly $2 billion in charity care to the communities it serves.
Dignity Health Medical Group is the employed physician group serving the Arizona Service Area. Covering over 45 practice sites, complementing clinical services with translational and bench research, our integrated medical group employs in excess of 250 healthcare providers throughout the valley. Dignity Health Medical Group is continuously expanding in order to meet the needs of the growing patient population in Arizona. With a unified vision of becoming an organization where physicians, care teams and staff come to do their best work--and patients come for the best care--Dignity Health Medical Group is searching for exceptional talent that is patient focused and team-oriented, who can become a part of our mission-driven organization.
Like its legendary namesake rising out of the ashes, the greater Phoenix area has emerged as one of the bright metropolitan areas of the 21st century. The Phoenix area encompasses more than 20 incorporated cities, including Glendale, Scottsdale, Tempe, and Mesa, and all serve as a timeless Southwestern backdrop to the spirit of Puebloans, cowboys, miners, and visionaries. Recently, the Census Bureau named Arizonas Maricopa County, which includes the greater Phoenix metro area, the county with the nations highest annual population growth. Home to more than 4 million residents where everyone has a sunny disposition, the Phoenix area also ranks as the sixth-largest city in the United States. Phoenix is a premier destination offering the best of both worlds: a growing and diverse economy and a great place to live with more than 300 sun-filled days a year and an almost endless supply of attractions including:
189 city parks, 33,000 acres of desert preserves, and 200 miles of trails
Host to MLB Spring Training and the annual Fiesta Bowl
Home of the Phoenix Open and 200 golf courses
Professional sports teams including the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Arizona Cardinals.
Host to 5 Fortune 500 company headquarters
The Best Mexican Food North of the Border
Affordable housing and cost of living
A family-friendly area, with the Childrens Museum of Phoenix, ample youth sports and athletic leagues, the Challenger Space Center Arizona, a wide variety of school options, including public, private, magnet, and charter, the Phoenix Zoo, large water parks, SEA LIFE Arizona, and many more!
The Phoenix area is also a destination for people from all over the world to receive outstanding healthcare. This is particularly true of Dignity Healths St. Josephs Hospital and Medical Center - home to the world-renown Barrow Neurological Institute and The Norton Thoracic Institute - #1 lung transplant program in the U.S. - as well as many other world-class healthcare services and teaching programs.
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