Ocala Regional Medical Center in conjunction with the University of Central Florida College of Medicine (UCF COM) is seeking applicants for internal medicine chief resident for their ACGME accredited residency training program. The UCF COM/HCA GME Consortium Internal Medicine residency program in Ocala is accredited for 45 residents.
Role / Responsibilities:
-The chief resident shall function under the supervision of the internal medicine residency program director.
-The chief resident develops administrative skills appropriate to the residency to act as a liaison to residents.
-During the academic year, the chief resident will develop his/her personal leadership style, learn the complexities of conflict negotiation and resolution, and gain understanding of institutional administrative policies.
-The chief resident oversees residents, interns and medical students in various ways: schedules, lectures, curriculum, research, quality improvement and simulation lab exercises.
-Must be able and willing to establish and maintain effective working relationships with residents, interns, medical students, administrative staff, residency faculty and administration, hospital staff, attending physicians, patients, families, and the public; and perform high-level decision-making.
-Graduate of an accredited internal medicine residency program.
-MD / DO
-Ability to obtain Florida medical licensure
About Ocala Health:
- 2 hospital system (Ocala Regional: 290-beds, West Marion: 186-beds) and 3 freestanding EDs
- The region's only Level II Trauma Center and DNV certified Comprehensive Stroke Center
- Consistent growth and impressive investment in capital improvements for several years
- Growing graduate medical education (GME) partnering with University of Central Florida (UCF) to train the next generation of physicians
Ocala is a remarkable town for raising a family; including top-notch educational options. Marion County boasts winding pathways canopied with oak trees and dangling trellises of Spanish Moss, Silver Springs - Nature's Theme Park, the Ocala National Forest, the rolling green fields of horse farms, historic districts, outstanding golf courses, crystal-clear rivers, and fresh-water springs. Marion County has a population of approximately 365,000 and growing. Ocala is conveniently located one hour from both coasts and one hour north of Orlando.