Riverside University Health System Posted Aug 31, 2020

Moreno Valley, CA

Acute Care Surgeon - Assistant Professor

The Division of Acute Care Surgery at the Riverside University Health System Medical Center (RUHSMC) in Riverside County, California, is actively recruiting for an acute care/trauma surgeon at the Assistant Professor level. Qualified individuals will practice acute care surgery with rotations on Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency General Surgery, in addition to elective general surgery.
The hospital is a safety net facility for Riverside County in Southern California, with a population of 2 million. RUHS is a Level 2 ACS-verified Adult Trauma Center, seeking Level-1 verification in 2020. The faculty cares for 2700 trauma admissions yearly, performs 1,500 emergency general surgery cases, and provides high level complex care in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit.
RUHSMC has its residency programs in surgery, internal medicine, orthopedic surgery, anesthesiology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, pediatrics, family medicine, and radiology. It serves as an affiliated teaching institution to Loma Linda University School of Medicine and to the University of California Riverside School of Medicine.
There are ample opportunities for research in our Comparative Effectiveness and Clinical Outcomes Research Center – CECORC; a fully staffed research center with strong commitment to dissemination of research throughout all departments of the hospital and robust biostatistical support and infrastructure for Health Services Research.
Requirements – An M.D. or D.O., American Board of Surgery certification in surgery with added qualification in surgical critical care, and a California medical license are required.

How to apply

To apply, interested candidates should send a letter of intent, an updated CV, and 3-5 reference names to:
Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS
Riverside University Health System Medical Center
Comparative Effectiveness and Clinical Outcomes Research Center – CECORC
Professor of Surgery
Loma Linda University School of Medicine



26520 Cactus Avenue
Moreno Valley, CA 92555

Riverside University Health System
Acute Care Surgeon - Assistant Professor
Moreno Valley, CA

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