Open Rank of Family and Community Medicine - Family Medicine/Maternal Child Health Faculty - req# 12262
Open Rank of Family and Community Medicine - Family Medicine/Maternal Child Health Faculty
|Faculty Type||Open Rank|
|Hiring Department||Family Community Medicine FCM (160B)|
|Academic Location||School of Medicine|
|Benefits Eligible||The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.|
Job Title: Open Rank: Family Medicine/Maternal and Child Health Faculty
The Department of Family and Community Medicine seeks a family medicine physician with special interest and training in Maternal and Child Health including operative obstetrics for a faculty position at the University of New Mexico. This includes an inpatient focus for MCH and outpatient work with family medicine. Functions as attending physician on the model Family Medicine Maternal and Child Health service, University Hospital newborn service (level one) and University Hospital intermediate care nursery (level two). The education focus includes teaching UNM medical students, UNM Family Medicine residents, Family Medicine MCH fellows and residents in pediatrics and Ob/Gyn. UNM MCH has a strong community based focus with partnerships with the community such as Indian Health clinic, Urban Indian Clinic and rural family medicine practices. Abundant research opportunities are available if interested. Clinical focus areas in MCH include perinatal substance abuse, family planning and school based health.
Our Vision and Mission: Innovation, Partnership, Education, Research
Our vision is that the well-being and healthcare of individuals, families and communities in New Mexico will be enhanced through our integration of and advocacy for the principles of Public Health and Family and Community Medicine. It is our mission to be leaders in partnering with communities to enhance the health and well-being of the people of New Mexico through innovative education, research and service.
What We Are Known For
Patient Centered Care
In the clinical area, the candidate will be engaged in a primary care, team-based model exploring innovative methodology of health care delivery. We have a growing number of Family Medicine clinics throughout Albuquerque in which faculty practice. These are all moving toward the Patient Centered Medical Home Model and currently many of these clinics are rated the top level, PCMH (level 3).
We are nationally and internationally known for educational innovation, currently in the area of the integration of medicine and public health. Our faculty are major contributors to the education of medical students at UNM and our residency program creates opportunities for rotations in both rural and underserved settings as well as UNM rotations.
About Albuquerque, New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM is a beautiful city with mountains to the east and a mesa to the west. It is ideal for outdoor activities and sports all year round including running, hiking, biking and skiing. Albuquerque is 1 hour from Santa Fe, NM and 2.5 hours from Taos, NM, both world famous for their art and culture. The State of New Mexico is multicultural and diverse with 19 indigenous native pueblos, Navajo reservation and three Apache tribal lands. We have excellent local cuisine, breathtaking sunsets, multiple cultural and historic sites, lakes, rivers, deserts and mountains.
Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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|For Best Consideration||For best consideration, please apply by 3/13/2020. This position will remain open until filled.|
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