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Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director in Myrtle Beach, SC at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 7/17/2021

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Job Description

TeamHealth has an exciting opportunity for an experienced academic emergency medicine physician to lead our team as the full-time Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director at Grand Strand Medical Center located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Grand Strand Medical Center is a 301-bed, 90,000-annual-volume, acute care hospital committed to quality patient care in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It is a level I trauma center, Advanced Primary Stroke Center, and Accredited Chest Pain Center.

The ideal Program Director candidate will oversee the success and maintenance of certification of the program in compliance with Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) requirements and the policies and procedures of the Sponsoring Institution.

The program director (PD) will report directly to the Regional Medical Director and HCA hospital leadership. The PD should build upon an exceptional and established educational program. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal, administrative, and team-building skills. You will enjoy having complete hospital dedication and financial support for developing a top-quality program.

Responsibilities include:
- Clinical Teaching and Supervision of Residents
- Core Program Clinical Teaching
- General Administration
- GME Committees/Meetings
- GME Lecturing/Teaching Conferences
- GME Recruiting/Interviewing
- GME Research/Scholarly Activity
- Resident Evaluation/Mentoring
- Program Evaluation

Position Requirements:
- Board certified in emergency medicine
- Previous leadership or administrative experience
- Willing to combine Administrative and Diagnostic (teaching) responsibilities (50/50)
- Strong administrative and team building skills
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Five years of participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME-accredited emergency medicine residency program, and at least three years of graduate medical education administrative experience prior to appointment.

Candidates with recent scholarly activity such as peer reviewed funding, publication of original research or review articles in peer-reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks, publication or presentation of case reports or clinical series at scientific society meetings, or participation in national committees or education organizations are highly encouraged to apply.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Candidates should submit a letter of application including professional accomplishments, curriculum vitae, and the names, mailing addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of five professional references.

Position Highlights:
  • Association with the leading physician practice in the country
  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent comprehensive benefits package
  • Access to leadership development programs such as LEADership Fundamentals, LEAD (Leadership Education and Development), CDA (Coach Development Academy), the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, and the National Medical Leadership Conference (NMLC)
  • Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
High-quality, cost-effective healthcare
Grand Strand Medical Center is a 345-bed acute care hospital committed to quality patient care. It is a designated Level II trauma center, Advanced Primary Stroke Center and Accredited Chest Pain Center. The facility specializes in Emergency Medicine, Cardiology and Women's Health. Grand Strand Regional Medical Center encompasses several other facilities including South Strand, a free-standing Emergency Medicine Department located in South Myrtle Beach, North Strand, also a free-standing Emergency Medicine Department, an Advanced Wound Center and the Carolina Forest Imaging Center. Grand Strand's mission is to deliver high-quality, cost-effective healthcare in the communities it serves.


The Grand Strand
Myrtle Beach is a family-friendly community with 60 miles of wide, soft, sandy beaches. The area is known for the best golf courses in the south and plenty of shopping, entertainment and exciting nightlife. This coastal community is known as the Premier Beach vacation destination and draws visitors from all corners of the world to enjoy the southern charm and hospitality. The Myrtle beach Metropolitan area was listed as the 9th fastest growing area in the nation in 2011.

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