The Johnson City Family Medicine Residency Program at East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine seeks a board-certified/eligible MD or DO colleague to join our team of educators.
The qualified faculty physician will provide team-based care in the inpatient setting serving as the main hospitalist for our hospital service. This care will include daily supervision of the resident physicians as well as of the medical and other students who are routinely assigned to that service as well. The successful applicant will be a core faculty of the ETSU Johnson City Family Medicine Residency Program, and as a faculty member in the Department of Family Medicine.
The Department's clinical centers utilize an integrated, inter-professional approach to healthcare and serves a diverse patient population unique to the Appalachian region. We are a well-established 6-6-6 community-based residency program accredited by the ACGME with a supportive hospital affiliation. Our clinical site, ETSU Health Family Medicine Johnson City, is a level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home conveniently located near Ballad Johnson City Medical Center.
Essential Functions: Serving as a primary physician for patients in the hospital, providing patient-centered care, designing and teaching an inpatient educational curriculum and performing administrative duties. Other roles will include role modeling, teaching and mentoring residents, medical students, and interprofessional students who may rotate through the hospital service. The opportunity for some limited outpatient work focusing on transitions care for hospitalized patients exists.
Position is contingent upon sufficient funding, but a significant portion will come from clinical revenues at the site.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Our region is located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains and offers excellent schools, a low cost of living, and a wealth of outdoor activities. Johnson City is currently ranked #14
Internal Number: 17681
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.