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Internal Medicine Residency Primary Care Track Director - Las Vegas, NV, USA

Job Description

Dignity Health St. Rose Dominican is recruiting a primary care track director for their new Internal Medicine Residency Program in Las Vegas, NV.  Faculty will be employed by St. Rose Dominican Hospitals (SRDH) and will practice at the Dignity Health Medical Group Nevada (DHMGN) clinic location in North Las Vegas.

North Las Vegas IM Practice:

  • Co-located clinical pharmacist, dietitian and community health worker for patient education and assistance (through collaboration with the Dignity Health Wellness Center at North Las Vegas campus)
  • Dignity Health Wellness Center patient offerings include exercise classes, nutrition classes, healthy living coaching, social service connection services and pharmacotherapy services for patients with diabetes and heart disease
  • Referral based services at the Dignity Health Wellness Center include medical nutrition therapy and diabetes education

Duties:

  • Precepts internal medicine residents and medical students and independently practices ambulatory internal medicine at the North Las Vegas IM practice.
  • Participates on IM residency program committees (such as the program evaluation committee and clinical competency committee).
  • Assists with the residency applicant recruitment process.
  • Participates and advises on ambulatory based quality improvement projects of the residents.
  • The Primary Care Track Director will have additional administrative time dedicated to the direction and management of the primary care track.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum of three (3) years of ambulatory general internal medicine experience required
  • Minimum of one (1) year of teaching experience in graduate medical education required
  • Interest in ongoing training in advanced ambulatory skills including office based procedures and point of care ultrasound.
  • MD or DO Degree and Active Board Certification
  • Completion of an ACGME or AOA accredited residency
  • Must have or be eligible for Nevada State medical licensure
  • Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital/surgical privileges at Dignity Health Nevada hospitals
  • Underrepresented persons in medicine are encouraged to apply
  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus
  • J-1 and H-1B visa holders are welcome to apply

*St. Rose Dominican Hospitals are not-for-profit health systems.  Employment with us may help you qualify for certain student loan forgiveness programs.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay plus sign-on bonus
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Relocation
  • CME benefits
  • Fully funded pension in addition to 403b savings plan

Greater Las Vegas Area:

  • World-class entertainment, dining, and recreational amenities
  • Henderson ranked 2 nd  Safest Large City in the US
  • Home to major sports teams, major arenas, a motor speedway and around 60 golf courses
  • Driving distance getaways to California, Utah and Arizona
  • 300+ sunny days annually
  • >500 daily flights to/from 150+ domestic & International cities
  • No state income tax!

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Dignity Health Medical Group-Nevada

Dignity Health Las Vegas Hospitals

Contact Email: Teresa.elliott@dignityhealth.org
Employer: Dignity Health & Dignity Health Medical Foundation
Location: Las Vegas, NV, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Internal Medicine
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