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Director of Medical Education

Job Description / Duties

Reporting to the CMO of the Baptist Health Center for the Advacement of Learning, the Director will direct the centralized functions and staff of various strategic medical education programs across the organization. Will provide administrative direction for undergraduate and graduate medical education strategic planning and programming. In collaboration with the CMO, program directors, and system-wide executive leadership will facililate the development of resident physician graduate medical education (“GME”) programs at various facilities to support clinical operations. 

Qualifications / Required Skills

Masters in Business Administration.

Minimum 5 years of medical education experience and leadership experience required.

Excellent verbal/written communication skills, analytical skills and relationship building.

Preferred experience:

Advanced knowledge of ACGME institutional and programmatic accreditation requirements.

TAGME certification preferred.

Additional Information

Contact Information

Denise Casanova

Recruiter – Talent Acquisition

Human Resources

Baptist Health South Florida

8900 N. Kendall Drive

Miami, FL 33176

Direct: 786-596-6328 Main: 786-596-2207

Employer Profile

Baptist Health South Florida is the region's largest not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 23,000 employees working across 11 hospital campuses and more than 100 outpatient facilities throughout Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. In 2016 we welcomed the newest weapon in the fight against cancer, the world-class Miami Cancer Institute and proton therapy center.

Our health system is embarked on a multi-year expansion of graduate medical education, launching multiple new residency and fellowship programs in South Florida. These programs will provide clinical and didactic education in a high-tech and high-touch environment. Our mission is to train the next generation of highly-skilled, compassionate physicians who will improve the health and well-being of our community.

We are seeking a Director of Medical Education who will oversee the medical education office team, work closely with the CMO/DIO, and collaborate with program leadership and staff to ensure a successful rollout of the GME expansion and the continued accreditation of existing residency and fellowship programs. The preferred candidate will be an experienced, TAGME certified GME professional who is passionate about supporting the education and development of the next generation of physicians into highly skilled clinicians who emphasize high quality, patient and family centered care, lifelong learning, and a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration and teamwork.

Baptist Health South Florida is once again one of the 2020 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For! This is the 20th time Baptist Health has been recognized on the list. We have also been recognized for being among the best healthcare providers in the nation by U.S. News & World Reports in its 2020-2021 Best Hospitals and have been honored as one of PEOPLE's 2020 50 Companies that Care by PEOPLE magazine and Great Place to Work.

Everything we do at Baptist Health, we do to the best of our ability. That includes supporting our team with extensive training programs, millions of dollars in tuition assistance, comprehensive benefits and more. Working within our award-winning culture means getting the respect and support you need to do your best work ever. Find out why this is the best place to be your best!