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Posted: Saturday, June 10, 2017 12:05 AM


Company Name: University of Nevada Reno, School of Medicine

Required Travel: 10-25%
Min Education: MD/DO
Min Experience: 3-5 Years
Job Function: Family Medicine Physician-OB
Job Type: Full-Time
Salary: $175,000.00 - $220,000.00 (Yearly Salary)


The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is recruiting for two full-time Asst/Assoc/Full Professor rank positions in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. One position will oversee and lead a new rural training track resident program located in Elko, NV, while the other position will teach and contribute within the new program. Both positions will be expected to contribute with distinction in the areas of clinical care, teaching, mentoring of trainees, and University and public service. Responsibilities include direct inpatient and outpatient clinical care in all aspects of family medicine, preferably with obstetrical care and /or care of the patient in a rural setting. In addition we will be operating Telemedicine between Elko, Reno and surrounding rural areas, so prior experience in Telemedicine is preferred.

The Site Director position will require prior experience in resident operations and procedures. Teaching, training and mentoring will be required for both positions and will include supervision of medical students, 2nd and 3rd year residents in both inpatient and outpatients settings. The percent of time devoted to clinical care, teaching, and mentoring of trainees will be negotiated with the Department Chair.

Some specific responsibilities will include the following:
• Provide direct patient care in a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). (Loan re-payment incentives available!)
• Promote and facilitate value-based practice operations, including, but not limited to, Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) operations
• Assist in teaching of medical students, residents and students in other healthcare fields in the Family Medical Center, other ambulatory care settings, and on the department’s hospital service
• Serve on applicable Departmental, University Affiliated Hospitals and Community Committees as assigned.
• Participate in the on-call schedule and attending on the hospital inpatient service.
• Participate in scholarly work related to his/her clinical and/or teaching activities.
• This position will be required to work and live in Elko, NV

Elko brings the drama of the high desert to vivid reality with its unspoiled nature, its breathtaking vistas on the rugged beauty of the Ruby Mountains and its rich Western history. Whether hiking the rocky trails, visiting one of the museums or taking a tour to see firsthand one of the area’s many Gold Rush ghost towns, visitors have no shortage of activities to choose from.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education, research and health care. Our school is an inclusive and engaged community and recognizes the added value that students, faculty and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience. We strive to develop culturally competent graduates to care for the residents of Nevada and the nation.

Job Requirements
• The MD/DO and successful completion of an approved family medicine residency training program.
• Demonstrated experience in the teaching of students and house staff.
• Ability to obtain a Medical License in the State of Nevada.
• Be Board certified or board eligible in Family Medicine.
• Recent clinical practice, including outpatient clinic, inpatient ward service. (preferably obstetrics)
• Ability to adhere to policies and procedures of the University.
• Experience in program resident operations is expected for Site Program Director

Contact Person: Anne Larson
Email Address:
Phone: 775-784-1844
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• Location: Elko, Elko, Nevada

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