Riverside University Health System Medical Center (RUHSMC) Posted Nov 6, 2021

Moreno Valley, CA

Riverside University Health System Medical Center (RUHSMC)

Trauma/Acute Care Surgery/Academic Position SoCal ACS-COT Level I

Riverside University Health System Medical Center (RUHSMC) in Riverside County, California, designated and American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma verified Level-1 Trauma Center, is actively recruiting Trauma Critical Care Surgeons.

Our hospital is a safety net facility in Southern California, with a population of 2 million in the county. The trauma program cares for 3600 trauma admissions yearly, performs 1,500 emergency general surgery cases, and provides high level complex care in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Our Division of Acute Care Surgery has the only Accredited Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program in the Inland Empire. RUHSMC also has ACGME residency programs in surgery, internal medicine, orthopedic surgery, anesthesiology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, pediatrics, family medicine, and radiology. Our faculty have teaching affiliations with Loma Linda University School of Medicine and the University of California Riverside School of Medicine.

We are seeking acute care surgeons with expertise in trauma and critical care, strong commitment to trainee education and desire for ongoing professional development. There are ample opportunities for research in our Comparative Effectiveness and Clinical Outcomes Research Center – CECORC; a research center with strong commitment to dissemination of research throughout all departments of the hospital.

Requirements – acute care/trauma surgeons, with M.D. or D.O. degree, and American Board of Surgery and Surgical Critical Care board certification. A California medical license is required, but accommodations will be considered for qualified candidates pending relocation and licensure. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with training, qualifications, and experience. A track record in education or research is preferred in addition to demonstrated ability in providing excellent patient care and strong leadership skills.

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
Surgeon-in-Chief
Riverside University Health System Medical Center
Director
Comparative Effectiveness and Clinical Outcomes Research Center – CECORC
Professor of Surgery
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
r.coimbra@ruhealth.org

Sara Edwards, MD, FACS
Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery
Interim Trauma Medical Director
Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
Riverside University Health System Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of California Riverside School of Medicine
s.edwards@ruhealth.org

Location

26520 Cactus Avenue
Moreno Valley, CA 92555

Riverside University Health System Medical Center (RUHSMC)
Trauma/Acute Care Surgery/Academic Position SoCal ACS-COT Level I
Moreno Valley, CA
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