Clinical Faculty: Division of Rheumatology-Department of Medicine, University of Arizona

Banner University Medical Center Tucson
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Facility: Banner University Medical Center Tucson 
Address: 1501 N. Campbell Avenue 
Tucson, AZ 85724 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Rheumatology 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: H1
Loan Repayment: No
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Clinical Faculty Rheumatologist Needed in the Beautiful Sonoran Desert

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 and 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:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • 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.

We offer a generous salary and benefits. Please submit your letter of interest and CV for immediate consideration

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

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health-care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research.

Also located on the campus is Diamond Children’s – recognized for its specialized pediatric services including neonatal and intensive care, emergency medicine and cancer therapies.

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson is Southern Arizona's only Level 1 Trauma Center, meaning we care for the most critically injured patients. The hospital is consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report. Our nurses’ innovative, safe and thoughtful care has been recognized with Magnet™ designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospital’s physicians are full-time faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. Our specialty services include comprehensive heart and cancer care, advanced neuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplant program. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Banner – University Medical Center Tucson among the best hospitals in the nation for Geriatrics (2012-15) and for Cardiology and Heart Surgery (2011-12). We have also been ranked as high performing in a variety of specialties during this time, including: Cancer Diabetes and Endocrinology Ear, Nose and Throat Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Surgery Gynecology Nephrology Neurology and Neurosurgery Orthopedics Pulmonology Urology Magnet Recognition In 2003, our Tucson campus became the first hospital in Arizona to receive Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing. This designation is a testament to the innovative, safe and thoughtful care our professional nurses provide patients every day.

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