The Associate Professor shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service. The Physician will be expected to actively participate in the education, research, patient care and administrative programs of the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. This position will provide general orthopedic support for both locations at OHSU CHH, OHSU Beaverton location, and OHSU Tuality Healthplace locations. The Physician is also expected to actively participate in patient care and engagement for growth and outreach to further the development of their community practice locations, and the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. They will actively participate in all aspects of the clinical care of patients as outlined by the Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation.
As a member of the Department of Orthopaedics responsibilities and duties are outlined as follows:
1. (Clinical) The Clinical Director for the Department will assign the clinical schedule. This position will work as an Orthopaedic surgeon within the Department for .50 FTE, and at OHSU Tuality for .50 FTE. This position will also be expected to take call, as assigned, with other faculty on nights, weekends, and holidays.
2. (Education) Since OHSU is a teaching facility, teaching medical students and residents in the clinical setting as well as through assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year is required. Teaching assignments will be given from the Director of Education.
3. (Research) There are resources available for start-up research and on-going support.
4. (Administration) Administrative and other duties may be assigned based on Department needs and areas of expertise and interest. There will be opportunities to participate in Departmental management and to serve on institutional committees.
M.D. or equivalent degree and training
Completion of an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
Completion of an orthopedic fellowship
Able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and r...esearch. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm