The Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Section of Acute Care Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska is seeking a candidate to be an integral part of our faculty. This is an exciting opportunity to join a collegial team that is passionate about providing clinically excellent and compassionate care to all patients.
Our hospital partner, Nebraska Medicine is the only nationally certified Level I Trauma Center in Nebraska, which sees 2500 trauma related admissions per year and 1400 emergency general surgery admissions per year. The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is board certified or board eligible in Surgical Critical Care, have completed a fellowship in Surgical Critical Care and demonstrate a strong interest in teaching residents and medical students.
As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center, UNMC and Nebraska Medicine are committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach.
We offer a highly competitive benefits package and rank and salary commensurate with qualifications. Candidates interested in working within a dynamic and stimulating setting are encouraged to apply online at: http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/50891. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Provide clinical care to patients in the area of acute care surgery which includes trauma, critical care, emergency general surgery – Participate in the teaching of students, residents, and other health professionals in the area of acute care surgery. These responsibilities may include, but are not limited to providing appropriate learning experiences for both residents and students during surgical procedures, during outpatient clinic visits (both pre- and post-operative), and during routine care of inpatients on the service. - Participate in daily rounds (including teaching rounds), clinical conferences, and weekend and night call - Participate in research within the Division of General Surgery - Perform administrative duties and responsibilities as assigned
- M.D./DO or equivalent - Completion of a general surgery residency - Completion of a critical care fellowship - Board certified/eligible by the American Board of Surgery
Experience and knowledge in the area of acute care surgery
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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