Transitional Year Program Director needed in Jacksonville, FL

Specialty:

Family Practice - GME

Opportunity Record:

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Location

Orange Park Medical Center, Orange Park, FL

Orange Park Medical Center is a full service, acute care hospital with 297 inpatient beds located in the heart of Orange Park, providing medical care to the counties of Clay, St. Johns and southern Duval. The continuous commitment to providing the highest level of quality care and service has taken Orange Park Medical Center from being a small community hospital to a top healthcare provider in northeast Florida. In November 2011, Orange Park opened a Provisional Level II Trauma Center that will save countless lives.


Recent growth projects include expansion of the Emergency Department (ED) and a bed expansion to the North tower. Orange Park Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Orange Park Medical Center was again named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission. Only 7 of eligible hospitals nationwide earned the award for both 2010 and 2011. Orange Park consistently receives top scores from CMS for patient care in the categories of Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care.



Included among Orange Park’s awards and accreditations is recognition for effectively treating stroke and heart patients. This was highlighted in 2011 with the Chest Pain Center Accreditation and the American Heart and Stroke Association’s “Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus” award and in 2012 the “Get with the Guidelines Heart Failure Bronze” award.


Orange Park Medical Center’s mainstay is its well-trained, dynamic medical staff. Its medical staff of more than 700 physicians represents nearly all specialties and is supported by over 1,450 highly skilled employees. Board certification/eligibility is a requirement for credentialing for the facility.



Services at Orange Park include:

• 24-hour Emergency Services

• Acute Care Center, Express Care

• Adult Critical Care

• Behavioral Health Services Inpatient and Outpatient

• Comprehensive Breast Care Center

• Bronchoscopy Suite

• Cardiothoracic (Open Heart) Surgery

• Chest Pain Center

• Diabetes Education

• General Surgery

• Gynecologic Surgery

• H2U Health and Wellness Program

• Intensivist Program

• Interventional Cardiology

• Interventional Radiology

• Level 2 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

• Maternity Services

• Medical Imaging Inpatient and Outpatient with 64-slice CT & Digital Mammography

• Minimally Invasive Surgery daVinci Robotic Surgery

• Neurosurgery

• Occupational Health

• Orthopedic Surgery

• Primary Stroke Center

• Provisional Level II Trauma Care

• Rehabilitative Services

• Vascular Surgery

• Wound Care



Orange Park is located in Clay County just south of Jacksonville on the banks of the St. Johns River. Orange Park is part of the Jacksonville Metropolitan area, which comprises over a million people. About 20 minutes from the beaches, Orange Park offers excellent public and private schools, and a scenic riverside lifestyle.


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Job Summary

Transitional Year Program Director Needed in Jacksonville, FL!

The Transitional Year Residency Program at Orange Park Medical Center is an ACGME accredited one-year training program with 14 PGY One Residents. The sponsoring programs for the Transitional Year program are Internal Medicine and Family Medicine residency programs.

The robust training curriculum makes it possible for individuals looking to move into a specific specialty training program and those looking for broad based clinical training across specialties to begin a well-rounded career with a diverse patient population. The curriculum for each resident is individualized by the program director and residency coordinator based on his/her needs

The duties of the transitional year program director will include, but are not limited to:

• Ensuring the quality of didactic and clinical education in all sites that participate in the program
• Appointing local directors at each participating site who are accountable for resident education
• Selecting and evaluating program faculty
• Ensuring institutional policies and procedures adhered to by residents and faculty
• Overseeing compliance with ACGME program requirements and reporting/remediating non-compliance promptly in collaboration with the Designated Institutional Official
• Fulfilling all duties as a program director specified in the ACGME program requirements to include oversight of data entry into the Accreditation Data System, evaluating quality of resident education experiences, monitoring duty hours and fatigue, providing residents feedback, and improving program with input from resident and faculty surveys.
• Planning schedule for residents and working with other specialty leaders and programs to ensure efficient collaboration to promote optimal learning climate.
• Preparing a program budget and overseeing execution after approval by Designated Institutional Official and hospital leadership
• Assisting residents in career counseling to obtain follow-on residency positions
• Ensuring residents accepted into a categorical program with specified curricular components have a tailored curriculum which conforms to the specialty requirements of the follow-on program
• Serving as a member of the facility Graduate Medical Education Committee,
• Serving on facility quality improvement and patient safety committees as assigned by the Designated Institutional Official.

This position is a compensated position and reports to the Designated Institutional Official (DIO) and the Vice President of Medical Education for the HCA South Atlantic Division. The Transitional Year Program is expected to participate in ERAS and the NRMP. The program director will also serve as the key contact and responsible person linking the institution’s GME leadership and infrastructure with the training program.

With a population of 1.3 million people, a low cost of living, high quality of life and wonderful climate, our region is one of the few places in the United States that is experiencing a growing population of young professionals; and trailing spouses are in luck because Forbes ranked Jacksonville in the "Top 10 Best U.S. Cities to Find a Job." Jacksonville was ranked in the top 10 of Mobility magazine’s "Best Cities for Relocating Families." Families are able to choose from a variety of top-ranked K - 12 schools and excellent colleges and universities for their children. Northeast Florida is known for its outdoor recreation opportunities, featuring 90 miles of beaches along the Atlantic Ocean and the majestic St. Johns River. A short drive southeast from Memorial Hospital is Ponte Vedra Beach, home of the PGA Tour and The Players Championship (TPC) which are played at TPC Sawgrass, home of the famous 17th-hole island green. Here you will also find elegant shopping and fine dining as well as some of the highest sand dunes in Florida! Top rated beach clubs from the Lodge and Club to the Cabana Club make living here fun and exciting. Enjoy playing golf, playing tennis or other popular sports such as wakeboarding, surfing, waterskiing and boating. Another short drive northeast from Memorial Hospital is Amelia Island. This was Florida’s first luxury tourist destination. Amelia Island is named among the top 10 North American islands by Conde Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Awards for seven consecutive years and is also recognized as a Top 25 Island in the World!

Jacksonville is the largest city in the US landwise. It is the largest deepwater port in the south and second largest on the US east coast. Jacksonville also has one of the largest military presence in the country, especially the US Navy. Jacksonville has over 500 diverse neighborhoods and you can choose to live in an almost rural environment, the heart of the city or near or on the beach. Average temperature in the winters runs in the 60s and lows in the 40s. This is a great city for year round outdoor activities! Jacksonville is also home to the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars and the professional soccer team Jacksonville Armada!

 

HCA South Atlantic Division

Orange Park Medical Center

Location

Orange Park, FL

Facility Description

Orange Park Medical Center is a full service, acute care hospital with 297 inpatient beds located in the heart of Orange Park, providing medical care to the counties of Clay, St. Johns and southern Duval. The continuous commitment to providing the highest level of quality care and service has taken Orange Park Medical Center from being a small community hospital to a top healthcare provider in northeast Florida. In November 2011, Orange Park opened a Provisional Level II Trauma Center that will save countless lives.


Recent growth projects include expansion of the Emergency Department (ED) and a bed expansion to the North tower. Orange Park Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Orange Park Medical Center was again named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission. Only 7 of eligible hospitals nationwide earned the award for both 2010 and 2011. Orange Park consistently receives top scores from CMS for patient care in the categories of Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care.



Included among Orange Park’s awards and accreditations is recognition for effectively treating stroke and heart patients. This was highlighted in 2011 with the Chest Pain Center Accreditation and the American Heart and Stroke Association’s “Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus” award and in 2012 the “Get with the Guidelines Heart Failure Bronze” award.


Orange Park Medical Center’s mainstay is its well-trained, dynamic medical staff. Its medical staff of more than 700 physicians represents nearly all specialties and is supported by over 1,450 highly skilled employees. Board certification/eligibility is a requirement for credentialing for the facility.



Services at Orange Park include:

• 24-hour Emergency Services

• Acute Care Center, Express Care

• Adult Critical Care

• Behavioral Health Services Inpatient and Outpatient

• Comprehensive Breast Care Center

• Bronchoscopy Suite

• Cardiothoracic (Open Heart) Surgery

• Chest Pain Center

• Diabetes Education

• General Surgery

• Gynecologic Surgery

• H2U Health and Wellness Program

• Intensivist Program

• Interventional Cardiology

• Interventional Radiology

• Level 2 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

• Maternity Services

• Medical Imaging Inpatient and Outpatient with 64-slice CT & Digital Mammography

• Minimally Invasive Surgery daVinci Robotic Surgery

• Neurosurgery

• Occupational Health

• Orthopedic Surgery

• Primary Stroke Center

• Provisional Level II Trauma Care

• Rehabilitative Services

• Vascular Surgery

• Wound Care



Orange Park is located in Clay County just south of Jacksonville on the banks of the St. Johns River. Orange Park is part of the Jacksonville Metropolitan area, which comprises over a million people. About 20 minutes from the beaches, Orange Park offers excellent public and private schools, and a scenic riverside lifestyle.


OrangeParkMedical.com.