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. As a faculty member in Acute Care Surgery, will participate in the clinical teaching of students, residents and other health professionals in the areas of emergency general surgery, trauma, and critical care surgery as well as participate in potential clinical and basic research programs. Candidate will also provide clinical care for patients in the areas of Emergency General Surgery, Critical Care, and Trauma 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/. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
- M.D./DO or equivalent - Board Certification in General Surgery and Critical Care; Completed fellowship in Surgical Critical Care.
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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