Job ID: 290079101
Last Updated: 11/23/2021
Chief Residency Position in Las Vegas, NV
During the Chief Resident year, the Chief Resident will gain and develop clinical and administrative skills, pertinent to his or her role appropriate to the residency program, enabling him or her to become a liaison between the residents and VASNHS. The Chief Resident will have an extensive opportunity to master leadership skills, teaching style and learn the complexity of medical practices, in addition to administrative procedures.
The applicant must be a graduate of an accredited residency program in Internal Medicine and be willing and able to assume the role of Chief Resident, working under the supervision of the Program Director and VASNHS Internal Medicine Site Director.
CMR will work directly with interns, residents, faculty, attending physicians, hospital staff and hospital administration.
Hold a degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO).
Satisfactory completion of an Internal Medicine Residency Program.
This position will:
Report to VASNHS Internal Medicine Site Director
Report to the Internal Medicine Residency Program Director
Adhere to the policies and procedures of the VASNHS.
Develop and manage monthly schedules for MountainView Internal Medicine residents assigned to VASNHS.
Establish and monitor schedules for didactics and other departmental programs
Conduct teaching sessions such as Mortality and Morbidity, Journal club, and Quality Improvement lectures.
Function as a liaison between residents, faculty and the Site Director
Handle complaints/concerns from residents and discuss with the Site Director and Program Director
Represent the residents at departmental hospital meetings
Assume leadership and serve as a role model for residents
Develop and maintain professional growth and advancement including self-study programs under the guidance of the Site Director
Participate in all education and activities pertinent to the residency program and training program for Internal Medicine residents
Participate and perform all assignments and duties assigned by the Site Director or Program Director in accordance with ACGME.
Demonstrates high quality practice of Internal Medicine. Conduct attending rounds with MountainView GME teams one week a month at VASNHS inpatient facility.
Identify and monitor residents educational and program needs and report to the Site Director
Demonstrates clinical compliance in accordance with standard of care
Demonstrates excellence in patient safety and procedures dictated by regulatory organizations such as OSHA and practice according to HIPAA guidelines
Provide teaching and demonstrate high quality and comprehensive documentation skills and interaction with the residents
If interested, please send me your CV.
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