Physician - Academics-Rheumatology

Employer
Banner Health
Location
Tucson, Arizona
Posted
Nov 12, 2021
Closes
Nov 12, 2022
Ref
2126041
Specialty
Rheumatology
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

The Division of Rheumatology and Department of Medicine is actively recruiting an outstanding experienced clinician to join a clinical faculty team that provides patient care in the areas of outpatient, teaching and opportunities for research. The qualified candidate will receive a faculty appointment consistent with their credentials.

Qualifications

  • M.D./D.O. degree
  • BC/BE in Internal Medicine & Rheumatology
  • Ability to obtain an AZ license
  • Graduate of ACGME Internal Medicine/Rheumatology Program

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Provide 8 outpatient clinics per week
  • Provide 6-8 weeks on the Inpatient Rheumatology Consult service
  • Must be a collaborative team member, with the desire to help develop educational and/or quality improvement projects
  • Ability to teach medical students, residents and fellows on the consult service and outpatient clinics.

The University of Arizona Rheumatology team of physicians, nurses and other health-care staff works to bring relief to adult patients with arthritis and musculoskeletal problems such as:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Scleroderma
  • Vasculitis
  • Inflammatory myopathy
  • Common musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis and osteoporosis

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community.

Tucson provides a host of professional opportunities, cultural amenities and recreational activities such as:

  • Majestic mountains in every direction and breathtaking sunsets
  • K-12 educational options and the academic excellence of the University of Arizona
  • Endless sunshine with no humidity, fresh air and easy access to the sand and surf of San Diego and Mexico
  • Moderate cost of living

Banner University Medical Group offers excellent compensation plus incentives, paid malpractice, paid CME plus allowance, and outstanding benefits that provide security for you and your family.

SUBMIT YOUR CV FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the health care field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

Facility & Location Information

Banner - University Medical Center Tucson
1625 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719 Physician - Academics-Rheumatology

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