The Department of Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) – Highland Hospital Division – is currently recruiting a new Division Chief. Qualified applicants will have an excellent track record in teaching, research, and mentoring of faculty to lead all division activities, and will coordinate educational and research activities with faculty at URMC as appropriate.
Clinical/Patient Care - provide clinical service in the Department of Medicine; establishing clinical quality plans/initiatives and ensure all providers meet patient satisfaction metrics; collaboration w/ nursing, APPs, Physicians, etc.
Financial - work collaboratively w/ Hospital administration to develop budget; implement cost control and revenue enhancements
Administrative - identify and implement opportunities for system process improvements; participation in hospital committees; promotion of ICARE values - fostering an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment for all faculty, staff, patients, etc.
Faculty development - oversight/participation in provider recruitment activities; foster a collegial, ethical work environment; assist providers w/ performance improvement
Lead a Division comprised of 70 full- and part-time faculty who not only assist with the care of a large inpatient medical service but also play a key role in the department’s educational programs
Full-time faculty appointment at rank of Associate Professor or Professor, with or without tenure, is offered (commensurate w/ individual qualifications)
Opportunities for teaching and/or research based on interest
Collaboration w/ multiple service areas and other Departments/Divisions at the University of Rochester Medical Center/Strong Memorial Hospital
M.D. degree or equivalent
B/C in Internal Medicine (ABIM)
Eligible for NYS medical licensure
Interested candidates may apply online through University of Rochester HRMS Job Portal (search internal job posting #229157) or apply to this posting.
The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.
The University of Rochester’s clinical enterprise, UR Medicine, consists of six hospitals located throughout the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier regions – Strong Memorial, Highland, F.F. Thompson, Noyes Memorial, Jones Memorial, and St. James hospitals – as well as Golisano Children’s Hospital, James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, UR Medicine Home Care, the Highlands at Pittsford and Highlands at Brighton, nine urgent care centers, and an extensive primary care network.
UR Medicine’s flagship facility, the 886-bed Strong Memorial Hospital, is designated by the New York State Department of Health as a Level One regional trauma and burn center. It is home to nationally renowned clinical care, including Upstate New York’s only cardiac and liver transplant programs, the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, Golisano Children’s Hospital, and the Wilmot Cancer Institute, upstate’s premier cancer center providing comprehensive cancer care with expertise in precision medicine, complex cancers and clinical trials.
With a solid reputation for quality, Strong Memorial Hospital offers some of the top clinical programs in the nation as recognized by US News & W...orld Report, and has earned the National Research Corporation “Consumer Choice Award” all 21 years since the honor’s inception.