Internal Medicine Residency Associate Program Director

Opportunity Criteria

ProfessionPhysician (MD,DO, Resident)
SpecialtyAcademic : Associate Program Director , Internal Medicine : Academic
Loan RepaymentNo
Salary RangeNot Specified
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedSign-on, Relocation

Las Vegas New Residency Program: Ambulatory Associate Program Director

Dignity Health Medical Group-Nevada is in the process of starting a new Internal Medicine Residency Program and is looking for an innovative and energetic Associate Program Director to help create a top notch residency in Las Vegas, NV.  The APD position is designated for 25-30% time dedicated to administrative duties assisting the Program Director while spending 70-75% time in inpatient and/or outpatient clinical activities related to teaching and the practice of medicine. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • With the Program Director (PD), the APD will have oversight of all curricular areas, including developing innovative curriculum.
  • Participates on the Program Evaluation Committee to set program priorities, areas of improvement, and strategic planning.
  • Oversees resident evaluation processes as a member of the Clinical Competency Committee, and assists in developing and implementing individualized learning plans.
  • Assists the program coordinator and/or the IM Chief Resident to prepare resident rotation schedules, including helping negotiate with other residency programs and practice sites.
  • In concert with the PD, chief resident and program coordinator, plans and assists with the residency applicant recruitment process.
  • With the Program Director, coordinates the faculty development program.
  • Participates in the education and training of residents in areas of expertise.
  • General oversight of scholarly and quality improvement projects of the residents.
  • Participates in education research and demonstration projects within the IM residency program

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Practicing IM hospitalist or outpatient physician with an interest in academic medicine looking toward future leadership opportunities
  • Creative thinker with a demonstrated passion for teaching and learning
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in teaching in an ACGME accredited residency or fellowship program strongly preferred
  • MD or DO degree and active board certification
  • Completion of an ACGME or AOA accredited Internal Medicine residency
  • A passion for providing clinically excellent care 
  • Must have or be eligible for Nevada State medical licensure
  • Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital/surgical privileges at Dignity Health Nevada hospitals
  • H-1B visa holders are welcome to apply

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Pay plus Sign-on Bonus
  • Excellent Benefits Package
  • Relocation
  • CME Benefits
  • Fully Funded Pension in addition to 403b

St. Rose Dominican Hospitals are not-for-profit health systems.  Employment with us may help you qualify for certain student loan forgiveness programs.

Greater Las Vegas Area:

  • World-class entertainment, dining, and recreational amenities
  • Henderson ranked 2nd Safest Large City in the US
  • Home to major sports teams, major arenas, a motor speedway and around 60 golf courses
  • Driving distance “getaways” to California, Utah and Arizona
  • 300+ sunny days annually
  • >500 daily flights to/from 150+ domestic & International cities
  • No state income tax!

Dignity Health Las Vegas Hospitals

Dignity Health Medical Group-Nevada

Contact Information

Dignity Health Physician Recruitment

Phone: 888.599.7787

Email: Click Here to Email

Facility & Address

  • Dignity Health Medical Group - Nevada - Las Vegas
  • Las Vegas NV


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