Vice Chair of Education - Dept. of Internal Medicine - Atrium Health - Charlotte, NC
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 96207
If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. We invite Vice Chair of Education candidates to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Department of Internal Medicine team at Atrium Health – Carolinas Medical Center, in Charlotte, NC
The Department of Internal Medicine at Atrium Health and Wake Forest University School of Medicine Charlotte is seeking a board-certified physician to assume the role of Vice Chair of Education. The Vice Chair will work with and report directly to the Chair, Department of Internal Medicine to establish an overarching, long-term plan for the department that considers the unique context in which the department exists and strategic vision for medical education in Internal Medicine and at Atrium Health and Wake Forest University School of Medicine. This plan will foster innovation, integration and be responsive to opportunities in this complex academic organization.
The Department has 36 core faculty members and 56 residents. Wake Forest University School of Medicine will open its Charlotte campus in 2025. The new campus will increase national recognition and prominence of Atrium Health and Wake Forest University School of Medicine in key areas, including Aging and Mobility, Alzheimer's Disease, Cancer, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes & Obesity, Pain & Addiction and Regenerative Medicine.
Supervision and alignment of UME and GME within the department
Oversee the development of all educational programs and their success
Assist GME and UME leaders in ensuring resources and access to teaching environments are maintained
Oversee development of faculty through mentoring, evaluation, and feedback for promotion and tenure
Prepare the core residency and any associated fellowship programs for ACGME site visits and the UME program for LCME accreditation visits
Chair the Clinical Competency Committee
Support education related committees and activities
Oversee GME and UME budget
Develop, monitor and report on educational outcome measures
Build relationships and collaborate with stakeholders to advance the departments goals
Work closely with Chair to set goals, scope and direction for the department
Participate in additional meetings, activities and duties as assigned
Clinical responsibilities to be mutually agreed upon
When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.
MD or DO and board certification required
Prior administrative experience required
Leadership experience in matrixed organizations and reporting structures preferred
Must be adaptable to change and committed to strategic growth for the educational mission
Interested candidates, please submit your CV and a personal statement commenting on prior experience, passion for education, evidence of innovation and success in the field, or unique characteristics you would bring to the program. Please submit these to: Carrie Becker, Physician Recruiter - Email: Carrie.Becker@atriumhealth.org
Atrium Health?is a nationally recognized leader in shaping health outcomes through innovative research, education and compassionate patient care. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Atrium Health is part of Advocate Health, the third-largest nonprofit health system in the United States, which was created from the combination with Advocate Aurora Health. A recognized leader in experiential medical education and groundbreaking research, Wake Forest University School of Medicine is its academic core. See our 2023 Year in Review Annual Report.
Atrium Health is renowned for its top-ranked pediatric, cancer and heart care, as well as organ transplants, burn treatments and specialized musculoskeletal programs. Atrium Health is also a leading-edge innovator in virtual care and mobile medicine, providing care close to home and in the home. Ranked nationally among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals in eight pediatric specialties and for rehabilitation, Atrium Health has also received the American Hospital Association’s Quest for Quality Prize and its 2021 Carolyn Boone Lewis Equity of Care Award, as well as the 2020 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Health Equity Award for i...ts efforts to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in care.?With a commitment to every community it serves, Atrium Health seeks to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing – for all, providing $2.8 billion last year in free and uncompensated care and other community benefits.