The Providence VA Medical Center is seeking an Associate Chief of Staff (ACOS), Medicine Service. The ACOS-Medicine will report directly to the Chief of Staff, and will be responsible for the overall operation of the Medicine Service. Duties include but are not limited to: Lead a large multidisciplinary service of health professionals, including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, and other clinical and administrative staff in multiple sections of the service. Providing leadership and strategic vision for medicine inpatient activities and clinics. Oversee all aspects of the service including budget and fiscal management, human resource management, strategic planning, and program development, assuring that the clinical and administrative functions are integrated to provide optimum utilization of the available resources. Ensure the quality, coordination, and timeliness of care, customer satisfaction, as well as compliance with standards of accrediting bodies. Ensure appropriate use of available resources and be responsible for inspiring, motivating, and guiding staff in achieving the strategic goals and plans of the service. Collaborate with other service chiefs and program managers at VA, and the chair of medicine department at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Support the academic mission and oversee training and research opportunities. Having outstanding professional ability in the practice of medicine or a medical specialty and the ability to guide the development and implementation of programs such as medical practice, professional standards, personnel issues, quality, and performance improvement will be key to the incumbent's success, along with a history of working and leading in an academic setting.
Minimum qualifications include ABIM certification in internal medicine and a subspecialty of internal medicine, minimum 3 years' experience in leading a department of division in an affiliated VA or non-VA academic setting with a record of excellence in clinical, teaching and research skills/experience. Preferred qualifications will include, in addition to the minimum qualifications, a continuous record of highly regarded research publications since the last appointment or promotion, with national/international reputation in his/her area of research.The successful candidate must qualify for a full-time medical faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.
Interested applicants should upload a letter of interest and CV. The letter of interest can be addressed to Dr. Louis B. Rice, Chair of the Search Committee.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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