Memorial Healthcare System, located in South Florida, is seeking a psychiatry residency Program Director to lead the development and implementation of a new psychiatry residency program. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and motivated leader to be involved in the development of a fully supported and groundbreaking program in a large and recognized dynamic healthcare system.
The successful candidate must have current certification in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and also have documented educational and administrative experience acceptable to the ACGME Psychiatry Residency Review Committee. In addition to previous leadership/administrative experience, candidates should also have excellent interpersonal, communication and team building skills. Previous participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME-accredited psychiatry residency program or graduate medical education administrative experience is highly desired.
All candidates should be either a board-certified general psychiatrist or board-certified psychiatry subspecialist who exhibits a passion for medical education, teaching and mentoring. Responsibilities will include authority over and accountability for the overall operation of the psychiatry residency program. This includes responsibility for the quality of didactic and clinical education as well as the administration and maintenance of an environment conducive to educating residents in each of the ACGME competency areas.
This is also a unique opportunity for qualified candidates to provide clinical medical educational leadership while delivering psychiatric services within the Memorial Healthcare System. The program director will be provided with the appropriate protected administrative time to operationalize the program.
This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.
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