Department Name: 7H361:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - INFECTIO
The University of Kentucky, Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an Internal Medicine clinical physician for an opportunity in an academically oriented ambulatory position in the Division of Infectious Diseases faculty practice. This position will primarily provide primary care specifically for the Ryan White grant-funded patient services at The Bluegrass Care Clinic, which serves as one of four federally funded Ryan White HIV/AIDS Clinics within the state of Kentucky.
Since 1990, the University of Kentucky Division of Infectious Diseases has provided a continuum of HIV primary care from diagnosis to end of life to over 1,300 persons from central and eastern Kentucky. A team of physicians, recognized for their treatment of HIV disease and board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Infectious Diseases, staffs the Bluegrass Care Clinic. In addition to providing patient care, these physicians are actively engaged in HIV teaching, training, and research, and serve as co-investigators for all University of Kentucky HIV clinical trials. Physicians are aided by nurses, pharmacists and other clinicians to deal with the complex management of infectious diseases.
This position will have a full clinical faculty appointment, competitive compensation and benefits. Qualified applicants must be board eligible or board certified in internal medicine.
UK HealthCare is located in the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Lexington and is an ideal location to experience the work-life balance we strive to provide for all our employees. Lexington, KY is consistently ranked nationally in the top sectors for Business and Careers (Forbes), Young Professionals (Kiplinger), and Education (Parenting).
Please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD Degree or Equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Residency Training in Internal Medicine Clinical Physician Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Internal Medicine Board certified or eligible KY Medical License
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.