Director Medical Services
Open Until Filled: Yes
Job Summary: This is a senior administrative position which provides clinical and administrative direction and oversight of medical and dental services, medical guidance for the occupational health program, the allergy-travel medicine services, and infection prevention services, and participates in direct patient care on a part time basis. This position collaborates with UGA faculty, staff, and students and community members to advance the mission of the University Health Center (UHC) and the University of Georgia and represents UHC in the absence of the Executive Director.
Minimum Qualifications: Educational Requirements: Graduation from a medical school of recognized standing Completion of an accredited residency program in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Obstetrics-Gynecology, Combined Internal Medicine & Pediatrics (Med-Peds), or Pediatrics. Professional Requirements: MD or DO degree from an accredited medical school. Unrestricted license to practice medicine in Georgia. Board certification in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Obstetrics-Gynecology, Med-Peds, or Pediatrics. A minimum of five years of post-residency experience in practicing medicine in an ambulatory care environment. A minimum of three years supervisory and administrative experience. Current BLS certification and ACLS certification. Competency in the use of the computer including the use of e mail, Excel, Word, Power Point, and an electronic health record system. Superior interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate with multiple constituencies in a complex University setting.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience in a college health setting. Registered with the vaccination registry established by the Department of Community Health pursuant to Code Section 31-12-3.1, commonly known as the Georgia Registry of Immunization Transactions and Services (GRITS). Working knowledge of Joint Commission or AAAHC healthcare accreditation standards or experience working within an organization which is Joint Commission or AAAHC accredited.
Faculty Rank: Administrative Faculty
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Employee Percentage: 100
Location od Vacancy: Athens Area