The Center for Womens Health at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is seeking a primary care provider at the Assistant Professor level. This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of an exciting team providing a full spectrum of care across multiple disciplines. With services like naturopathy, acupuncture, mental health, physical therapy, midwifery, obstetrics, gynecology (and related subspecialties), and internal medicine, the Center for Womens Health has an innovative and collaborative approach to providing care for women from throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. This care approach includes health information services and community outreach.
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the Director of the Center for Womens Health in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
Key duties and responsibilities:
Clinical: Provides an outstanding level of clinical performance. The expectation is that clinical performance be delivered in a manner that is compliant with appropriate regulations and guidelines (the American Board of Internal or Family Medicine, JCAHO, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, and all other state, federal, and institutional regulatory guidelines).
Education: Teaches trainees and support staff. Teaching is done in the course of performing their own job by modeling best practices, mentoring trainees, guiding learning through delegating graduated and focused levels of responsibility. There may also be assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year depending upon the applicants interest. Assistant Professors have a demonstrated competence in teaching and are knowledgeable about relevant guidelines from all applicable regulating bodies (e.g. ACGME competencies for clinical faculty)
Other duties: Opportunities exist for scholarly research activity directed toward improved understanding of the causes, detection, and treatment of diseases or improving the educational foundation within primary care medicine. May engage in public service through consultative activities with OHSU and non-University groups as approved by Center Director. May also participate in additional Center orhospital administration as approved by the Director.
Oregon medical license
Demonstrated competence in research, teaching, patient care or administration or combinations of these activities
A potential for academic accomplishment
Board certification or eligibility for specialty board certification, in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
Fellowship training in womens health
Demonstrated commitment to womens health focus through prior experience
Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm