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Associate Chief of Staff (ACOS) Medicine Service

Providence VA Medical Center
Providence, Rhode Island 02908
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    Providence VA Medical Center ACOS

The Providence VA Medical Center seeks an Associate Chief of Staff (ACOS), Medicine Service. The ACOS-Medicine will report directly to the Chief of Staff, and will be responsible for the overall operation of the Medicine Service.


Minimum qualifications include ABIM certification in internal medicine and a subspecialty of internal medicine, a minimum 3 years of experience in leading a department or division in an affiliated VA or non-VA academic setting with a record of excellence in clinical, teaching and research skills/experience. Preferred qualifications include: a continuous record of highly regarded research publications since the last appointment or promotion with national/international reputation in his/her area of research.


The successful candidate must qualify for a full-time medical faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.


Duties include, but are not limited to: Leading a large multidisciplinary service of health professionals, including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, and other clinical and administrative staff in multiple sections of the service. Providing leadership and strategic vision for medicine inpatient activities and clinics. Overseeing all aspects of the service including budget and fiscal management, human resource management, strategic planning, and program development, assuring that the clinical and administrative functions are integrated to provide optimum utilization of the available resources. Ensuring the quality, coordination, and timeliness of care, customer satisfaction, and compliance with standards of accrediting bodies. Ensuring appropriate use of resources and responsibility for inspiring, motivating, and guiding staff in achieving the strategic goals and plans of the service. Collaborating with other service chiefs and program managers at the VA, and the chair of medicine department at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Supporting the academic mission and overseeing training and research opportunities. Having outstanding professional ability in the practice of medicine or a medical specialty, and the ability to guide the development and implementation of programs such as medical practice, professional standards, personnel issues, quality, and performance improvement will be key to the incumbent's success, along with a history of working and leading in an academic setting.


The Providence VA Medical Center is an EEO/AA employer and encourages applications from minorities, and women. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, or the search is closed.


Apply online at: http://apply.interfolio.com/62604



Posted: 2019-06-25 Expires: 2019-07-25

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