At HCA, we believe graduate medical education is much more than medical training. Our goal is to inspire tomorrow’s physicians to care for and improve human life by focusing on patient-centered approaches to practicing the latest evidence-based medicine. As the nation’s top-performing healthcare system, we believe in challenging our residents to exceed our patient’s expectations at every turn. Today, we have more than 203 residency and fellowship programs in 43 hospitals across 13 states. Over the next five years, we will invest in 100 more programs that will offer 5,000 residency positions, making HCA one of, if not, the leading provider of graduate medical education in the country.
The Texas Gulf Coast region is one of the key geographic strategies for the expansion of HCA’s GME programs – in 2019, we opened a general surgery, family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, and an IM program at another campus. We have partnered with University of Houston’s new medical school and we are well on our way to being an academic powerhouse in Houston! HCA is seeking an Internal Medicine Program Director to lead in the development and implementation of a second new Internal Medicine Residency Program for the Houston area to open in 2020. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated, qualified leader to have input on building a program from the ground up.
• Must be Board Certified in Internal Medicine
• Must have 5 years of experience with an ACGME accredited internal medicine residency program and 3 years of experience in GME program administration.
• Be willing to combine administrative and clinical responsibilities (50/50)
• Have strong administrative and team building skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Recent and ongoing scholarly activity (peer reviewed funding, publication of original research or review articles in peer-reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks)
The North Cypress facility is a 5-star, hotel-like facility located in Cypress, Texas, northeast of Houston. It is a great place to call home! The growing population is comprised of affluent, well-educated people with median household incomes of $92,752, making Cypress 50th on the list of highest-income urban areas in the United States.
Just 20 miles away sits downtown Houston, the nation’s fourth-largest city. The most diverse city in America has a lot to offer, including professional sports teams, the theater and museum districts, hundreds of clubs and live music venues. With its gigantic Galleria and more, Houston is a shopper’s paradise. Houston’s sunny climate makes it easy to enjoy the municipal parks, jogging paths, and bike trails. Piney woods, area lakes, Galveston Bay, and sunny Gulf Coast beaches are all less than an hour away. Families will appreciate the excellence of the area’s public and private schools and availability of institutions of higher learning.