EMERGENCY MEDICINE PHYSICIANS- WAKE FOREST BAPTIST HEALTH
WAKE FOREST BAPTIST HEALTH
March 14, 2018
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Full Time - Experienced
Wake Forest School of Medicine’s Department of Emergency Medicine has a rare opportunity to join our world-class academic faculty team in our Mission to Care, Mission to Cure. We are seeking candidates with a particular interest in developing into a national leader in Pediatric EM, Toxicology, Education, Administration or Research. The ideal candidate would embrace a blend of academic and community clinical practice for the patient care component of this position. Women candidates and candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
Our Emergency Department has been a Level 1 trauma center since 1982, with numerous specialty accreditations including an accredited chest pain center, stroke center, one of just two burn centers in North Carolina and full subspecialty backup. The co-located Brenner Children's Hospital Emergency Department was North Carolina's first Level 1 pediatric trauma center. Our clinical affiliate faculty staff 13 EDs across the Piedmont Triad and high country. Together our Emergency Medicine staff provide services to over 500,000 patients each year, with patient acuity in the 95th percentile and an admission rate of 30 percent. Our Emergency Medicine residency program is among the oldest in the country, and is highly competitive. Fellowships are offered in Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, EMS and Wilderness Medicine. Our exceptional faculty are highly productive clinically and academicallywithover 350 publications in the last five years, research funding in the top 20 in U.S., more than 20 active research projects and have very low turnover.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center (WakeHealth.edu) is a nationally recognized academic medical center in Winston-Salem, N.C., with an integrated enterprise including educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, and other primary and specialty care facilities serving 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia.
Wake Forest School of Medicine is recognized as one of America’s best graduate schools for its innovative, experiential learning curriculum and research programs and directs the education of nearly 2,500 students, residents and fellows including physicians, basic scientists and allied clinical professionals.
HONORS & ACCREDITATIONS
2016/17 National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award
Becker Hospital Review 100 Great Hospitals in America
Wake Forest Baptist Health is located in beautiful Winston-Salem, North Carolina. A vibrant city of 230,000 people located in the Piedmont Triad region, Winston-Salem enjoys a moderate climate, all four seasons and features a vibrant arts community, plentiful indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities and an excellent cost of living. Information on the city and region may be found at www.visitwinstonsalem.com, www.winstonsalem.com and www.co.forsyth.nc.us.
Candidates must possess the following qualifications:
Board Certified/Board Eligible in emergency medicine and/or pediatric emergency medicine
North Carolina licensure or eligible
Rank commensurate with credentials and experience
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: ED3
About WAKE FOREST BAPTIST HEALTH
Wake Forest Baptist Health (WakeHealth.edu) is a nationally recognized academic health system with an integrated enterprise including educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, and other primary and specialty care facilities serving 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia.