Assistant Professor of Clinical - Surgery, Miami Transplant Institute (Critical Care)
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-22
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Job Description for MTI Critical Care
Clinician Educator Track
TITLE: Critical Care Clinician-Clinical Track
INSTITUTION: University of Miami
FACULTY APPOINTMENT: Assistant Professor
TYPE OF POSITION: Assistant Professor, full time
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBLITIES:
Physician will work with the Heart and Lung transplant team with responsibilities including providing direct patient care to adult inpatients at Jackson Memorial Hospital Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU).
OUTLINE OF ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES/FUNCTIONS TO INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
- 24/7 Coverage for direct inpatient care to adult patients, including pre- and post-cardiothoracic transplant, LVAD, ECMO, and Cardiac Surgery Patients.
- 12 Hour Shifts with 3 to 4 shifts per week (Day and/or Night)
- Attendance at multidisciplinary transplant conferences and rounds
- Clinically collaborate with transplant team – Cardiology, Pulmonology Surgeons, and any other patient consultants.
- Precepting trainees in inpatient settings
- Participate in medical student, resident and fellow education
- Awarded degree of M.D. or D.O. from an ABIM, ABA, or ABS recognized residency
- Valid ABIM Certification in Pulmonology and Critical Care Medicine, ABA Certification in Critical Care Medicine, or ABS Certification in Surgical Critical Care
- Valid and unrestricted Florida Medical License or eligible to apply
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Must maintain CME to meet institutional and state licensing requirements
- Must have excellent clinical knowledge and experience, especially in transplant nephrology, to provide safe and quality care to patients and meet institutional standards of care
- Must have excellent interpersonal skills to communicate with staff, patients, and family members
- Must demonstrate the ability to meet responsibilities of the position
- Specialized training in transplant after fellowship highly desired
- Experience working and teaching in academic setting highly desired
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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