Family Medicine Job In Salem, Virginia
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LewisGale Medical Center, located in Salem, Virginia, is seeking applicants for Family Medicine Program Director to lead in the development and implementation of a new Family Medicine Residency Program. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated leader to have input on building a program from the ground up.
The LewisGale Family Medicine residency program is being created for 24 residents and seeks a full-time, board-certified family medicine Program Director. The medical center offers state-of-the-art medical education and a new Family Medicine Clinic is being designed and constructed and is located in Roanoke, VA (7 miles from the Medical Center).
• Must be Board Certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine
• Prior experience as a Program Director or Associate Director preferred
• Have previous leadership / administrative experience
• A minimum of 5 years of clinical experience in Family Medicine, with 2 years as a core faculty member in an ACGME- accredited Family Medicine Residency Program.
• Be willing to combine administrative and teaching responsibilities (70/30)
• Have strong administrative and team building skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Candidates with recent scholarly activity such as peer reviewed funding, publication of original research or review articles in peer-reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks, publication or presentation of case reports or clinical series at scientific society meetings, or participation in national committees or educations organizations are highly encouraged to apply.
LewisGale Medical Center is located in Salem, Virginia, a picturesque city nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains. From hiking the Appalachian Trail to enjoying the arts, Salem offers a unique blend of attractions and activities guaranteed to appeal to all ages and interests.
Recently recognized by Bloomberg Business as the "number one community in the country to raise children", Southwest Virginia offers a thriving economy, a growing population base, an abundance of cultural and outdoor activities, proximity to NCAA Division III college sports and a highly rated public school system. From hiking the Appalachian Trail to enjoying the arts, southwest Virginia offers something for all ages and interests!
The LewisGale Regional Health System includes four hospitals, six outpatient centers and two cancer centers-offering IMRT and IG-IMRT. We partner with hundreds of physicians - both independent and employed - who share our common commitment to providing superior, compassionate care and evidence-based medicine. The development of this very successful, regional health care model has led to a continued growth trend in patient volume as well as patient and physician satisfaction. Our network of hospitals consistently ranks among the top in the nation and was recently among only 405 U.S. hospitals (14%) to be named a Top Performer by the Joint Commission based on our evidence-based clinical processes for surgical care, heart attack, heart failure, and pneumonia.