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#106164 Assistant Physician

Initial Review Date: Thu 10/15/2020

DESCRIPTION

The Department of Medicine (http://med.ucsd.edu) at University of California, San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Division of Geriatrics is actively recruiting for a full-time geriatrics-trained physician to practice in the San Diego, CA area. We seek an individual who is willing to work in a wide range of clinical programs in our growing geriatrics program. We provide clinical care in outpatient, inpatient and skilled nursing facility settings. Although position will cover various clinical settings as needed, it is primarily outpatient clinical geriatrics with the expectation of a full panel.

California medicine license/ eligibility and board certification/ eligibility in geriatrics required. Ideal candidate should have at least five years of prior geriatric outpatient experience in a variety of clinical care settings; clinical teaching; scholarship and institutional/ committee service are preferred. Minimum basic qualification: must be board certified/ board eligible in geriatrics training. The Department is seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and service towards building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment.

UCSD offers a superb benefits package, as well as excellent opportunities for teaching and pursuing other academic interests. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Additionally, you and your family will enjoy all the beauty, culture, recreation and outdoor amenities of the San Diego region.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • California medicine license or eligibility, and board certification/eligibility in geriatrics required.
  • Must be board certified/ board eligible in geriatrics training.
  • Ideal candidate should have at least five years of prior geriatric outpatient experience in a variety of clinical care settings; clinical teaching; scholarship and institutional/ committee service are preferred.

TO APPLY

  • Submit an application via online job portal
  • Provide a Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V. or resume
  • Please include a cover letter - Brief professional statement on goals of practicing outpatient geriatrics in an academic setting (500 words or less)
  • Three to five professional references required (contact information only: Name, Email and phone#)

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

 

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UC San Diego School of Medicine
Payroll Title:
AST PHYSCN
Department:
FAC PRAC PRIMARY CARE
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Perlman Clinic
Appointment Type:
Contract
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
Uncovered
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

 

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