The Department of Emergency Medicine at University of Kentucky is recruiting for a full-time faculty member at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level with EMS experience. Applicants must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in both Emergency Medicine and the EMS Sub-board. In addition to serving as clinical faculty, there is the opportunity to serve as the Medical Director for various EMS organizations and municipalities in Central Kentucky.
Faculty provide coverage for the Emergency Department at the University of Kentucky’s Chandler Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital. The Emergency Department at Chandler Hospital is a Level I Trauma Center and regional referral center, with over 85,000 annual visits. The Emergency Department at Good Samaritan Hospital has an annual census of over 29,000 patients. The department has 34 full-time faculty members and provides medical directorship to the state board of EMS, regional Air Medical, and UK Athletics Programs.
Wildcat EM is located in Lexington, Kentucky in the heart of the “Bluegrass” region of the state. Lexington is rated one of the “Top 25 Places to Live” by US News & World Report! A college town, Lexington is home to the University of Kentucky and is known as the “Horse Capital of the World.”
If you are interested in learning more about this outstanding opportunity, please contact Roger Humphries, MD, Department Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, 800 Rose St., M-53, Lexington , KY 40536-0298; Phone: 859-323-5908, fax 859-323-8056; email: [email protected]
The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities and women. Upon offer of employment, successful applicants for certain positions must pass a pre-employment drug screen and undergo a national background check as required by University of Kentucky Human Resources.