Virtual Care Physician (Instructor)

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University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus

SOM/Emergency Medicine

Virtual Care Physician (Instructor)

Position #708304- Requisition 15348

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Nature of Work:

The Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine is currently recruiting physicians with acute care experience (including family practice and hospitalists) to staff UCHealth's innovative Virtual Health Center. Providers will work full time delivering acute, episodic, unscheduled virtual care across UCHealth. Examples include evaluating patients in the Virtual Urgent Care, responding to virtual sepsis alerts, and providing virtual physician support to clinical sites across UCHealth, and to outside partners such as correctional care and skill nursing facilities.

Examples of Work Performed:

Possess a strong dedication to the delivery of high-quality virtual care through a number of care modalities including video visits, remote surveillance, telephone encounters, and secure messaging.

Responsibilities also include:

  1. Participate in the rotating Sick Call coverage schedule per departmental scheduling policy or participating practice site, if applicable.
  2. Complete necessary CME per departmental and/or practice site guidelines.
  3. Committee membership as needed by the Department on an ad hoc basis.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.


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Diversity and Equity:

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

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Minimum Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will have completed an emergency medicine, family medicine, or an internal medicine residency and will be board prepared or certified by their respective Medical College or Board.

Competencies/ Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • The successful candidate will have demonstrated potential for outstanding clinical performance in a virtual care environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of post-residency clinical experience with direct patient care within an acute care environment such as the Emergency Department, Urgent Care, or as an inpatient Hospitalist.

Special Instructions to Applicants:REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: 1). A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. 2). A current resume/CV. 3). List of 3-5 professional references. Questions should be directed to Frances Schulz at [email protected]

Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20353 - SOM-Emergency Medicine

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Dec 17, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Frances Schulz

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00708304





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Job No:
Posted: 12/18/2018
Application Due: 2/11/2019
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