Academic EGS Chief & Trauma & Critical Care Surgeon

College of South Jersey

United States

June 30, 2022

Description

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Academic EGS Chief & Trauma & Critical Care Surgeon

Department NJMS-Surgery Salary Commensurate With Experience Posting Summary

Position will serve as a full-time Academic Acute Care Surgeon at the Assistant/Associate Professor/Professor level and be the Section Chief of Emergency General Surgery (EGS) within the Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care. Primary duties will be to provide direction and oversight of emergency general surgical services as well as maintaining a patient care commitment at University Hospital and affiliate sites

The individual will: · Serve as Chief of the Section of Emergency General Surgery (EGS) within the Division Trauma and Acute Care Surgery at University Hospital and be responsible for developing policies, protocols and a quality improvement program for EGS.

· Interface and participate with the Emergency General surgical service at St. Barnabas Medical Center.

· Expand Emergency General Surgery within the Department of Surgery.

· Assist with the AAST/ACGME-approved acute care surgical fellowship.

· Provide Attending responsibilities on emergency general surgical services (majority of clinical effort), trauma service and surgical critical care service.

· Educate and teach residents and fellows.

· Take Night call 4-5 nights/month.

· Report directly to the Chief of Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

· Required to develop an EGS research mission and agenda.

· Expected to attend trauma conferences and will be mentored by the senior members within the division.

· Expected to be an active contributor to the growth of the division, modernize the practice protocols, and actively participate in the administrative and managerial duties of the practice as well as perform other duties as assigned by your Department Chair or Division Chief.

Applicants must have a strong interest in clinical practice of Acute Care Surgery (Emergency General Surgery, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care). In addition, applicants need to demonstrate a commitment to scientific research. Successful candidates will be expected to develop their critical care research interest into internal and extramural funding applications. The New Jersey Trauma Center is the busiest Level I trauma center in New Jersey with over 3,500 trauma activations and 2,200 trauma admissions annually consisting of a mix of 75% blunt and 25% penetrating trauma. The SICU admits over 700 patients annually with a mix of trauma, liver transplant and general surgery.

Posting Number 22FA0017 Posting Open Date 01/10/2022 Posting Close Date 06/30/2022

Minimum Education and Experience

Successful candidates must be/have: · MD degree from an accredited institution · Greater than five years' experience in surgery or in trauma/critical care surgery.

Certifications/Licenses

Candidates must be/have: · Licensed to practice Medicine in New Jersey.

· Obtain CDS and DEA, if not already obtained.

· Current board certification in general surgery.

· Current board certification in surgical critical care.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

· History of leadership and/or administrative experience.

· Involvement in national programs on quality (e.g. NSQIP, TQIP).

· Evidence of scholarship outlined in CV.

Equipment Utilized Physical Demands and Work Environment Overview Statement

Special Instructions to Applicants

Quick Link to Posting https: // jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/148961 Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) Home Location Campus Newark (RBHS) Location Details

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
  • Diversity Statement
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Research Statement
  • Teaching Interests
  • Optional Documents

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