Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon/Quality Director
Open Date: 10/18/2017
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: MD from an appropriately accredited institution required and full, unrestricted license to practice medicine in NC. Fellowship training in appropriate surgical specialty.
Special Instructions to Applicant: Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.
Job Duties: The Department of Surgery at East Carolina University is seeking a dynamic, academically oriented, fellowship trained orthopedic trauma surgeon to serve as quality director of orthopedic trauma surgery. The successful candidate will join a collaborative clinical, teaching and research program. Orthopedic trauma surgeons with specialized training in hand or pediatric orthopedic trauma are encouraged to apply. The quality director will actively oversee process improvement and quality efforts for the orthopedic trauma service in addition to maintaining an active clinical practice. The successful candidate will ensure rigorous oversight of quality and outcomes metrics for the American College of Surgeons, the NC Committee on Trauma, and Vidant Medical Center.