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2022 Rheumatology Core Faculty Opportunity in Portsmouth, New Hampshire - Tufts Affiliation - Portsmouth, NH, USA

Job Description



Job Summary:

Join us on the seacoast.  Portsmouth Regional Hospital is seeking a Core Faculty Rheumatologist physician to join our GME Programs. Our program is new, advancing our first complement of residents (8/PGY) to third year this July 2022.

Qualified Candidates:
  • Adaptability, creativity, and enthusiasm for academia
  • Strong team building, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Licensed to practice in New Hampshire (or able to obtain license)
  • Graduate of an accredited Rheumatology residency program
  • Active certification by the American Board of Rheumatology
  • Additional characteristics of qualified applicants include adaptability, creativity, as well as enthusiasm for teaching and quality patient care
About our Residency Program

We are fortunate to have the active engagement of physicians and peers not only from our own Portsmouth Regional Hospital, but also from other academic centers such as Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital and Southern New Hampshire Medical Center and from several affiliated practices in the region.  Since we are a new program, our residents have the unique opportunity to contribute to building the culture of our residency community in conjunction with our two other residencies – Internal Medicine and Psychiatry.

Incentive/Benefits Package:
  • Competitive compensation with occurrence-based malpractice coverage
  • Comprehensive benefits package including commencement bonus; CME monies and time
  • Academic appointment to Tufts University School of Medicine
About Portsmouth Regional Hospital:
  • 220-bed acute care facility with a Level II Trauma Center
  • 24/7 full-service ER
  • Two freestanding ERs
  • 24/7 dedicated inpatient hospitalist program
  • 24/7 dedicated inpatient intensivist program
  • Implementing psychiatry residency program in summer 2021 with Tufts University affiliation
  • Internal medicine, psychiatry and family medicine residency programs with Tufts University affiliation
  • 30-bed inpatient psychiatric unit including 16 involuntary beds
Portsmouth, New Hampshire is a Seacoast city and sits near the mouth of the Piscataqua River which divides the states of New Hampshire and Maine. Portsmouth is at the core of a metropolitan region that includes several small cities and towns. As the nation’s third oldest city, Portsmouth offers:
  • An area that’s rich in history and abundant cultural activities
  • Small-town charm
  • A host of outdoor activities and proximity to major cities
  • Top-notch educational institutions—Both public and private
  • No sales tax or state income tax
  • A one-hour drive to Boston
  • Four seasons of weather
If you need any additional information, please contact Sherry Chenault at Show Email or 804-237-7771.

Contact Email:
Employer: HCA Capital/Richmond
Location: Portsmouth, NH, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Rheumatology
Salary Range: