The Department of Emergency Medicine at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC seeks candidates for a fellowship in EMS.
The fellowship will provide graduates with the knowledge and skills to provide medical direction in emergency medical services with a concentration in air medical services and/or critical care transport possible.
The local ground EMS System covers a population of 150,000 in a county of 656 sq miles. All EMS agencies are paramedic level and dispatched through an enhanced 911 center. Exposure to more rural and urban experiences is also provided.
In addition, the region has a hospital based air and critical care transport service (Vidant Medical Transport) which covers 29 counties in NC, with 3 helicopters (1500 flights/yr) and 5 critical care ground ambulances (5,000 transports/yr). Training in disaster management with regional teams is also available. Please visit our website at http://www.ecu.edu/cs-dhs/ecuem/div/div_prog.cfm.
The fellow will also perform clinical duties as an attending in our state-of-the-art emergency department, which has resident physicians from our fully accredited emergency medicine residency training program.
Greenville, NC is a fast-growing university community located near beautiful North Carolina beaches. Cultural and recreational opportunities are abundant. Greenville, NC is also a very family-oriented, yet vibrant university town located just ninety minutes from the North Carolina Crystal Coast. The University excels in the arts, music, theater and dance, so there are exceptional cultural opportunities, as well as sporting and outdoor events.
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.
This is a fixed-term faculty position with the title of Clinical Instructor (Clinical Fellow).
The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)
The successful candidate must have an MD/DO and be board eligible in Emergency Medicine.
Physicians must be able to obtain a license to practice medicine in North Carolina; be granted medical staff privileges at Vidant Medical Center and Vidant Beaufort Hospital; be approved to practice medicine through ECU Physicians, and receive medical liability insurance coverage through the BSOM carrier.
Successful applicants will be board certified or prepared in Emergency Medicine or Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 960040
Organizational Unit Overview:
The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center which is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the principal teaching hospital for ECU. We treat more than 120,000 patients per year in a state-of-the-art ED at Vidant Medical Center. VMC is a 960+ bed level 1 trauma center and regional stroke center.
In the Department of Emergency Medicine, our mission is to provide and continue to improve the quality of health care services whenever and wherever the patient needs them; to promote scholarly activity regarding emergency health care through education and research; and to maximize the accumulation and utilization of resources in order to accomplish service and scholarly activities, and promote the wellness and satisfaction of department members.
Our tertiary care catchment area includes more than 1.5 million people in eastern North Carolina, many of whom arrive via our integrated mobile critical care and air medical service. Our children's ED opened in July 2012 and the children's hospital opened in June 2013. In September of 2016, we extended our coverage to begin providing professional medical services at The Outer Banks Hospital in Nags Head, North Carolina.
Our current faculty members possess diverse interests and expertise leading to extensive state and national-level involvement. The emergency medicine residency is well-established and includes 12 EM and 2 EM/IM residents per year.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.