Anesthesiology Residency Program Director — Needed at Kaweah Delta Medical Center.
Kaweah Delta Medical Center in California’s Central Valley seeks an Anesthesiology Residency Program Director.
Kaweah Delta Medical Center has successfully begun ACGME accredited residency programs in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Psychiatry and now added Anesthesia to this group. This is a rare opportunity to build a legacy in Anesthesiology and develop and shape a new academic program while working in a facility with diverse pathology, an annual volume of 18,000+ anesthetics and 5000 deliveries, with virtually all sub-specialty areas represented. The Department of Anesthesiology has bright and enthusiastic physicians and clinicians with passion and ability equal to the task ahead.
The successful candidate will have exceptional administrative, motivational, and organizational skills and enjoy teaching. They must be active in academic medicine in the areas of medical education, clinical care and research and embrace the latest best practices with regard to education and learning. The individual chosen will be the founder for a newly accredited community-based university-affiliated residency in Anesthesiology.
Applicants for the Program Director position must be board certified in Anesthesiology and must possess or be able to obtain a California medical license. This is a unique opportunity for any faculty member to climb the ladder of success to achieve a fulfilling and influential academic position.
A comprehensive benefits package is available. Somnia offers employee (W2) and independent contractor (1099) options. Enjoy access to our national network of anesthesia support.
The oldest town within driving distance of San Francisco, Visalia is only a three-hour drive from Los Angeles and known as the heart and “crown jewel” of the agricultural San Joaquin Valley. Vineyards cover the hillsides and provide an abundance of wine tasting opportunities. Residents can explore the beauty of Sequoia and King Canyon National Parks, which provide beautiful scenery and an array of outdoor activities. Boating, fishing, swimming, water-skiing, picnicking, and camping are favorite activities at Kaweah Lake. Sports fans will enjoy the Visalia Rawhide baseball team. Outdoor enthusiasts will find skiing, hiking, fishing, kayaking, backpacking and whitewater rafting all within an hour’s drive of Visalia. The downtown district is home to many attractions, including Brewbakers Brewing Company, an arcade, and numerous shops and restaurants. The historic Fox Theatre, a venue for several performing arts and musical events, is located downtown. Visalia has something for everyone.
Note: Negative background or malpractice history must be disclosed, no matter how seemingly insignificant