A Medical Director is needed in the academic Department of Family Medicine. This position requires direct patient care (OB a plus but not required) and is involved in supervision of the clinical practice of the faculty, residents, and other LIPs as we attempt to grow our clinical practice in a new clinical site. It comes with a stipend for the additional responsibility. The ideal candidate would have at least 5 years clinical experience, in either an academic or group practice setting. Those with experience in caring for the underserved will be given preference.
The University of South Alabama Health System helps people lead longer, better lives through its excellence in education, research and medical care. With more than 3,600 employees, USA's health network includes USA Medical Center, USA Children's & Women's Hospital, USA Mitchell Cancer Institute, USA Physicians Group and the USA College of Medicine. Each year, our team of 180 physicians, 240 residents and fellows, 70 mid-level providers and 800 nurses handle some 185,000 clinic visits and 350,000 outpatient procedures. The USA Health System delivers 2,800 babies a year, more than any other regional hospital, and treats patients through some 60,000 emergency room visits annually.
In addition to advanced and innovative patient care offered at University hospitals and clinics, USA's medical education programs provide first-class training experiences for the next generation of physicians and scientists. The USA Health System delivers excellence in care while improving the quality of life for residents across the Gulf Coast.
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