The Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Family Medicine will function as a member of the Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, and will be expected to enhance patient care and the education of healthcare professionals. The individual will report directly to the Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine.
Specific responsibilities will include providing direct patient care, promoting and facilitating value-based practice operations, including, but not limited to, Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) operations, as well as assisting in teaching of medical students, residents and students in other healthcare fields in the Family Medical Center, other ambulatory care settings, and on the department’s hospital service.
In addition, the selected candidate will serve on applicable departmental, University Hospitals and College of Medicine committees as assigned, and participate in the on-call schedule and attending on the hospital inpatient service. The faculty member will also be expected to participate in scholarly work related to his/her clinical and/or teaching activities, and participate in continuing education programs for the College of Medicine.
UK Family & Community Medicine offers continuing and comprehensive health care and preventive services for the entire family. Faculty and staff in Family & Community Medicine recently received recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). To learn more about the department, visit our website at http://familymedicine.med.uky.edu/
To apply, please include a curriculum vitae and cover letter. Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.