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Seeking a board certified family medicine physician to join Ascension Medical Group as a faculty member. The Family Medicine Physician Faculty assists the Program Director in all facets of the academic program. Core faculty members will adhere to the ACGME program requirements for patient care without residents.

Responsibilities
A. Clinical
Staff privileges at all member hospitals/facilities will be maintained with academic work rounds and attending rounds. Faculty will be engaged in providing quality education in a clinical environment, service diverse patients, including the medically underserved and low-income population. Call coverage shall be performed in accordance with the Family Medicine on-call schedule, which may include weeknight, weekend, and holiday call coverage.
i. Provide clinical supervision, in conjunction with other faculty, for resident clinics, outpatient procedures, and in-patient settings including evaluation of residents and/or medical students in the hospitals.
ii. Maintain an independent practice without educational responsibilities for medical students and residents.
iii. Supervise residents and/or medical students who may be taken on electives and inpatient services.

B. Administrative Departmental leadership responsibilities, medical directorships, etc.
C. Research - Contributes to the departmental research objective on a continual basis.
D. Educational
a. Faculty will aid in the planning and implementation of training and educational programs in or relating to their Program, which are under the aegis of WSU School of Medicine, including clinics, out-patient services, office-based programs, other community services (health fairs, home visits, school physicals, etc.), and also assist in the evaluation of such programs.
b. Assists with the annual curriculum for conferences and monitors resident and/or medical student presentations at the conferences, for both the Clinic and member hospitals.
c. Maintains access to all patients admitted to any of the services of the department; staffs resident teaching rounds; directs CME; and, aids in the identification and utilization of available community resources in the Training Program of the department.
d. Lectures on relevant topics at routine conferences, Grand Rounds topics and other conferences as are educationally required for the residency program.
e. Assist the program in the evaluation of residents at all phases of training including advising/mentoring residents as assigned.
f. Participates in clerkship student conferences during each rotation.
g. Participates in teaching medical students - 3rd year in the Family Medicine Center during their clerkship rotation and 4th year on inpatient service at CHMC during their sub-I rotation as scheduled.
h. Participation in resident recruitment including assisting with interviews as scheduled.

Qualifications
A. Qualified applicants will be a M.D. or D.O. graduate from an accredited medical school and residency program
B. Preferred qualifications in geriatrics, sports medicine, hospice and palliative care, maternity care, etc.
C. Previous graduate medical education experience and board certification required
D. Licensure
Must possess and be able to obtain licensure and certification as required by applicable law and accrediting organizations.
Shall maintain medical staff appointments at participating institutions.
Must fulfill the requirements for and obtain a faculty appointment with the applicable department of Wayne State University School of Medicine

OTHER DUTIES

The above description provides a brief overview of the essential duties, responsibilities, qualifications, and requirements. It should not be construed as all encompassing. Additional duties may be assigned or deleted as needed.
St. John Health is the largest provider of inpatient care in Southeastern Michigan and one of the largest employers in metro Detroit. St. John Health provides comprehensive prevention, primary care and advanced treatment programs with more than 125 medical centers, seven hospitals spanning five counties and over 3,000 physicians.

The system is affiliated with Wayne State University School of Medicine, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Oakland Universitys Meadowbrook Health Enhancement Institute.

St. John is also part of Ascension Health the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit health system, serving patients through a network of hospitals and related health facilities providing acute care services, long-term care, community health services, psychiatric, rehabilitation and residential care.

For more information about our health system, please visit us at www.stjohn.org or www.ascensionhealth.org.