The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, a nationally recognized leader in healthcare and academic medicine, is seeking a dynamic, Board Certified Family Physician for a full time faculty position in the UAMS South Family Medicine Residency Program in Magnolia, Arkansas. Responsibilities include teaching residents/medical students in a tertiary hospital setting, direct patient care, Patient Centered Family Medicine Clinic and assisting with curriculum development. UAMS South operates the UAMS Family Medical Center, a full service outpatient facility on the Magnolia campus of UAMS. The applicant must be board certified in Family Medicine.
The UAMS South Family Medicine Residency Program is one of seven sister UAMS Family Medicine Residency Programs located throughout the state and operating under the Regional Programs Division of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, located in Little Rock, Arkansas. UAMS South has the broad support of both hospital-based and community-based physicians in Magnolia and South Arkansas and the main campus in Little Rock. UAMS South’s sponsoring institution, Magnolia Regional Medical Center is a non-profit, city owned, Acute Care Hospital. The hospital has been in continuous operation since 1939 and is licensed to operate 49 beds. In February 2010, a new facility opened replacing the original 1939 building and additions. The hospital continues to serve a diverse population in Columbia County and a large part of Southwest Arkansas including neonatal, pediatric, obstetric, adult, and geriatric patients. Magnolia Regional Medical Center is located near the center of the City of Magnolia, eighteen miles from the Louisiana border, in the southwest corner of the state. The primary service area is Columbia County, but receives patients from Lafayette, Nevada, Ouachita, and Union counties, as well as residents of Northern Louisiana.
Magnolia is a charming southwest Arkansas town with a quaint courthouse square. The town proudly displays its heritage with colorful murals on buildings around the square. Numerous shops and restaurants ringing the courthouse await visitors. Also highlighting the square are the stately trees which give the town its name. Founded in 1909, Southern Arkansas University, a liberal arts college in Magnolia, offers a varied calendar of events and tours of its 658-acre Agricultural and Horticultural Farm. At 3,000 acres, Lake Columbia s one of the largest Arkansas Game and Fish Commission impoundments in South Arkansas and is popular with both anglers and outdoor enthusiasts. The Magnolia Blossom Festival and World's Championship Steak Cook-off draws thousands of visitors each May.
- Must have successfully graduated from an ACGME or OGME accredited Family Medicine Residency Program
- Must be Board Certified in Family Medicine by the ABFM
- Must have or be able to obtain an Arkansas medical license
- Must be able to obtain a DEA license
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