Internal Medicine Faculty Position Available at the #1 Teaching Hospital in the US
St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Campus
St. Lukes University Health Network
St. Luke’s University Health Network is seeking a dynamic Faculty Member for our Internal Medicine and Transitional Year Residency Programs at our flagship University Hospital - Bethlehem Campus. St. Luke’s has been recently ranked as the #1 teaching hospital in the nation, a recipient of the prestigious 15 Top Health System award as well as recognized as a 100 Top Hospital for the ninth time by Watson Health.
The Faculty Member assists in the administration and operations of the program, including activities related to instruction, supervision, advising, evaluation, and advancement of residents. The faculty member participates in scholarly activity, including quality improvement and mentoring of residents in their own academic research.
The Faculty Member will have, on average, 40% dedicated time for administrative, educational, strategic, and research initiatives and provide oversight and development of the Internal Medicine and Transitional Year Residency programs and participate in our academic mission through our Temple/St. Luke’s School of Medicine partnership. An average of 60% dedicated time for professional services including precepting of residents in an outpatient setting and rounding inpatient, if interested. In addition, the Faculty Member will be expected to have a small clinical practice, thus educating and leading by example.
- Board-Certification or Board Eligible in Internal Medicine (ABIM or AOBIM)
- Eligibility for academic appointment
- Demonstrates good clinical judgement, academic interests as well as an aptitude for teaching medical residents and students.
- Excellent clinical and communication skills
- In addition, candidates must have:
- Completion of an ACGME or AOA accredited internal medicine residency program.
- PA State medical license (at the time of employment)
About St. Lukes University Health Network
St. Luke’s is one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals as well as the largest and most established health system in the region. We are a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of 16,000 employees providing services at 12 hospitals and over 300 outpatient sites. With annual net revenue of $2 billion, the Network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe and Schuylkill counties in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. To learn more about St. Luke’s, please visit us at www.SLHN.org
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As a leading healthcare provider, St. Luke’s University Health Network is committed to protecting our employees, patients and community. As we continue to provide quality care to our patients, we are taking important next steps to prevent undue harm to our employees & ensure our patients have a safe environment for medical care and treatment. Effective immediately, St. Luke’s is requiring all new hires, along with our current employees, to be fully vaccinated against COVID as a condition of employment. Medical or religious exemptions will be reviewed as per our policy and guidelines.
Posted October 18, 2021