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Division Director, General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Company: AMN Healthcare
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: February 10, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description & Requirements
Division Director, General Obstetrics and Gynecology
StartDate: ASAP

Job Description
The Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics is seeking a Division Director of General Gynecology & Obstetrics who will lead the clinical, administrative, educational, and research goals of the division. The successful candidate will work in conjunction with Departmental leadership to further optimize the Division with a focus on education, training, and research.

The Emory Generalist Division has grown steadily over the past decade and now includes 37 academic generalist faculty that practice at 5 locations, including 3 labor and delivery sites. The team is responsible for approximately 2,700 deliveries annually, with the majority occurring at Emory University Hospital Midtown. The Division serves a diverse patient population and collaborates with a robust group of subspecialists including maternal-fetal medicine, family planning, reproductive endocrinologists, urogynecologists, and minimally invasive surgeons. As part of this continued growth, the incoming Division Director will continue an approach that values not only clinical excellence but also faculty development, growth, and participation in national service, scholarly research, and medical student and resident teaching.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Specific duties of the Division Director include the following:

  • In partnership with the Chair of the Department, engage in strategic planning for the growth and development of the division's clinical, educational, and research activities.
  • In partnership with the Chair of the Department and Department Administrator, manage the administrative, finance, research, and clinical operations for the division.
  • Work collaboratively with administration and nursing leadership on matters of coverage, access to care protocols, quality, and patient safety.
  • Frequently interface and collaborate with leaders both within and outside of the Department (i.e., MFM, Anesthesiology, Neonatology, Oncology, etc.).
  • Oversee site leads at five hospital sites, ensuring appropriate schedules for physician coverage of labor and delivery, rapid response teams, as well as GYN and ED back-up.
  • Further innovate an attractive and efficient practice model with easy, multichannel access for patients, enhancing Emory Healthcare's reputation as the practice of choice for women throughout the region.
  • In partnership with the Chair of the Department, encourage faculty involvement in regional and national educational committees with organizations such as the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO), the Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology (SASGOG), the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG), and the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG).
  • Participate in the direct supervision and training of faculty, residents, and medical students.
  • Participate in in-house labor and delivery call coverage and function as a member of the Obstetrical Rapid Response Team at Emory University Hospital Midtown with the members of the General Gynecology & Obstetrics Division.
    Qualifications:
    • Graduate of an accredited ACGME obstetrics and gynecology residency.
    • ABOG board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
    • Meet criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
    • Minimum of eight years of post-residency clinical experience, including at least four years in an academic or academically affiliated practice.
    • Previous clinical operations leadership experience. Knowledge of business practices such as documentation of care, coding and charging/billing are preferred.
    • Licensed, or eligible for unrestricted medical license, in Georgia.
    • Demonstrated leadership skills necessary to complement and expand the existing clinical and academic programs.
      Review of candidates will begin immediately; for fullest consideration, please submit a CV and a letter of interest to Kendra.thompson@amnhealthcare.com.

      The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics:
      For more than 75 years, the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics has provided excellence in health care services, research, and education for a racially, ethnically, and socioeconomically diverse population from adolescence through menopause. Emory Gynecology and Obstetrics is part of Emory University's School of Medicine, a globally recognized leader in health care innovation, and the Emory Clinic and Emory Healthcare, a comprehensive health system that includes hospitals, offices, and research facilities.

      As part of a university-based healthcare system, our department has access to state-of-the-art resources and tools. Our physicians and researchers are engaged in translating the latest research and advances into effective practice. This rapidly growing department seeks innovative solutions for addressing health disparities and ensuring health equity for all women.

      The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, together with Emory University School of Medicine, is fully committed to the shared values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of faculty and staff promoting a sense of inclusion and belonging for every member of our community. This climate for diversity, inclusion, and excellence is critical to attaining the best scholarship, teaching, and research.

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      About the Company
      At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

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