Position Summary and Qualifications Mission or Goal of Unit
effective supervision, teaching and mentoring of orthopaedic housestaff and students; streamlined throughput process for admitted orthopaedic patients across the health system.
Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or goal
Directly care for patients on the orthopaedic general service; improve quality and efficiency of orthopaedic service at VCU Health System-
mentor residents and fellows; work within the hospital system and with other departments to provide multidisciplinary care for general orthopaedic patients.
Staff inpatient housestaff teaching service with learners including medical students, interns and residents; use contemporary adult learning methods to promote evidence-
based practice; demonstrate effective teaching skills and continually develop as a teacher for learners at all levels; complete required evaluations of learners in a timely manner.
participation may be as principle investigator or co-investigator; maintain a level of scholarship in Orthopaedic Surgery consistent with academic rank.
Work with institutional staff and administration to attain the strategic objectives of VCU Health System, including patient safety, patient and other customer satisfaction, maintenance and enhancement of public perception, and fiscal health.
Admit and manage patients who present through the orthopaedic general service, co-management of patients on other services, triage medicine patient requiring admission in the Emergency Department and non-
work effectively with other members of the extended inter-professional team.
5. Other (for instance administrative duties, etc.)
Ensure compliance with all regulatory and regulatory reimbursement requirement.
Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team, providing effective communication, both verbal and written, and an interest in furthering the research, scholarly and academic missions of the group.