WakeMed Posted Jun 16, 2022

Raleigh, NC

WakeMed

Director of Trauma Surgery / Trauma Surgeon

WakeMed is currently seeking a Medical Director, Trauma Services & Research for our healthcare system in Raleigh, NC. As a clinical team we currently have 15 physicians, 16 Physician Assistants and resident support. Call is no more than 1 in 10 nights and is staffed with residents or physician assistants. Call coverage and clinical responsibilities will be shared among team members. The Trauma director will lead the medical multidisciplinary activities of the Trauma Program for the WakeMed system. The role of the Trauma Medical/Surgical Director will be to pursue the full development of the trauma center in terms of quality of care, volume, scope of services and cost-effectiveness, and to organize and manage the overall physician/surgeon component of the trauma service. Develops, coordinates and provides input on the development and maintenance of practice guidelines, policies and methodologies for trauma medical/surgical patient care. Reports quality of care issues promptly to appropriate individuals, including Trauma Program Manager, Risk Manager, Chief of Staff and Administration. Coordinates, chairs and participates in all relevant trauma medical QA/PI/UR and peer review activities as required by the Medical Staff, Trauma Service and Hospital. Manages patients in consultation with referring physicians and provides feedback regarding clinical care in the trauma region. Collaborates with the Trauma Program Manager to establish trauma program goals and objectives consistent with those of the hospital and ensure that those of the trauma service are being met.

The ideal candidate will have served for a minimum of 2 years in a leadership capacity related to trauma and/or surgical services. Position is 60% clinical surgeon and 40% administrative/leadership. Qualified candidates must be currently Board Certified or Board Eligible by an American Medical Specialty Board in Surgery. Our system offers a robust compensation and benefits package with both base compensation and various financial incentives. We do not have visa sponsorship opportunities at this time. To learn more about our surgical services please visit our website at www.wakemed.org

How to apply

To learn more about our surgical services please visit our website at www.wakemed.org or submit CV in confidence to jkilduff@wakemed.org

Location

3000 New Bern Ave
Raleigh, NC 27610

WakeMed
Director of Trauma Surgery / Trauma Surgeon
Raleigh, NC
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