Department Name: 7H363:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - PULMONAR
The Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky is seeking a clinical faculty member to provide hospital-based clinical services for patients cared for at Chandler and Good Samaritan Hospitals, and the Hospital Medicine division's clinical practice at the University of Kentucky Health Enterprise.
Clinical service responsibilities will be divided among assignments caring for the critically ill in our Medical Intensive Care units (MICU) in the UK HealthCare hospitals, and managing patients in outpatient clinics. This position will be involved with teaching pulmonary fellows, residents and students during consult service, and in-patient services and participation in the Department's courses for medical students.
The individual will be expected to be an active participant and leader of division and department clinical activities, as well as to serve on clinical committees that enhance the care of patients and operation of the clinical practice.
Please include an updated curriculum vitae when submitting your application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD or Equivalent Degree
Required Related Experience:
Completion of residency and pulmonary/critical care fellowship
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Ky Medical License with 30 days of employment
Board certified in Internal Medicine
Board eligible in pulmonary/critical care medicine
University Community of Inclusion:
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