Residency Program Director - Emergency Medicine - Franciscan Health Olympia Fields

Olympia Fields, Illinois
May 10, 2024
May 22, 2024
Locum Tenens
Contract Type
Contract, Full Time, Locum Tenens
Olympia Fields, IL - Seeking Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director

Join the Physician Partnership Where You Have A Voice

Vituity's ownership model provides autonomy, local control, and a national system of support, so you can focus your attention where you want it to be - on your patients.

Join the Vituity Team. Vituity is a 100% physician owned partnership and is led by frontline physicians that are all equitable owners. As an equal and valued partner from day one, our ownership model provides you with financial transparency, a comprehensive benefit package including profit distribution, and multiple career development opportunities. Our leadership understands what your practice needs to thrive and gives you autonomy and local control so you can provide care when, where, and how your patients need it. You are backed by a best-in-class corporate health care team and supported by the broad peer-level expertise of 5,000 Vituity clinicians. A patient-first focus drives everything we do, from continually seeking improvements in care delivery to developing and implementing innovations in healthcare. We believe everyone has a role to play in that.

Vituity Locations: Vituity has opportunities at 450 practice locations across the country, serving 8 million patients a year. With Vituity, if you ever need to move, you can take your job with you.

The Opportunity
  • Seeking experienced Board-Certified Emergency Medicine physician for Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director
  • Provide leadership and direction to the Emergency Medicine Residency Program
  • Work with a team of core faculty physicians to develop and implement educational curriculum
  • Ensure compliance with ACGME accreditation requirements
  • Recruit, train, and mentor residents in an environment that fosters an environment of diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Coordinate clinical rotations, ensuring a safe, supportive, and high-quality clinical learning environment
  • Evaluate resident performance and support achievement of milestones
  • Collaborate with faculty, staff, and administration to enhance educational resources and experiences
  • Participate in institutional GME processes, including quality improvement, faculty development, and wellness initiatives
  • Serve as a liaison between the residency program, hospital administration, and accrediting bodies
  • Incorporate up to date emergency medicine best practices into the training program
  • Contribute to scholarly activities, including research, publications, and presentations

Required Experience and Competencies
  • Emergency Medicine board certification
  • Experience as an attending physician
  • Three years of educational and/or administrative experience in an ACGME-accredited EM program
  • Medical degree (M.D. or D.O) from an approved institution
  • Eligibility for medical licensure in Illinois
  • Experience with scholarly activity, including peer-reviewed publications
  • Strong team building, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Adaptability, creativity, and enthusiasm for teaching and patient care
  • Commitment to fostering a supportive and inclusive learning environment
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams
  • Dedication to continuous professional development and lifelong learning

The Practice

Franciscan Health - Olympia Fields, Illinois
  • Annual volume of 50K ED patients
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Highly efficient ED with top operational metrics and engaged nursing leadership
  • All ED clinicians are Vituity partner physicians and Vituity advanced providers
  • Olympia Fields is a teaching hospital with residency and fellowship programs in internal medicine, general surgery, radiology, orthopedics, urology, critical care, cardiology, and gastroenterology
  • Franciscan Health Emergency Medicine Residency is a three-year ACGME accredited program with AOA roots

The Community
  • Olympia Fields has a small suburban feel, with a diverse and tight-knit community
  • Highly rated school district and a great place to raise a family
  • Cost of living in Olympia Fields is lower than the national average and most cities in Illinois
  • Olympia Fields is a 30-minute drive or metro ride away from Chicago and a 30-minute drive from Lake Michigan and Northwest Indiana, providing a variety of opportunities for various recreation and hobbies

Benefits & Beyond*

Vituity cares about the whole you. With our comprehensive benefits package, we are mindful of what matters most, and support your needs of today and your plans for the future.
  • Superior Health Plan Options
  • Dental, Vision, HSA/FSA, life and AD&D coverage, and more
  • Partnership models allows a K-1 status pay structure, allowing high tax deductions
  • Extraordinary 401K Plan with high tax reduction and faster balance growth
  • Eligible to receive an Annual Profit Distribution/yearly cash bonus
  • EAP, travel assistance, and identify theft included
  • Student loan refinancing options
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives including LGBTQ+ History, Día de los Muertos Celebration, Money Management/Money Relationship, and more
  • Purpose-driven culture focused on improving the lives of our patients, communities, and employees.

We are unified around the common purpose of transforming healthcare to improve lives and we believe everyone has a role to play in that. We know that when we work together across sites and specialties as an integrated healthcare team, we can exceed the expectations of our patients and the hospitals and clinics we work in. If you are looking to make a difference, from clinical to corporate, Vituity is the place to do it. Come grow with us.

Vituity appreciates differences; our dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our organization. Vituity does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information (including family medical history), veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition, or any other basis protected by law. Vituity is committed to complying with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.

*Visa status applicants benefits vary. Please speak to a recruiter for more details.

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