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Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting for a Senior Financial Analyst. In this role, the ideal candidate will perform a broad range of planning and analysis for WMed and affiliated companies. Monitors actual results of financial data against plans and budgets, determines trends, and explains financial results. Prepares detailed reports and presentations for review by all levels of management. Also, provides moderately complex financial analyses and reports as needed. Analyzes financial data by collecting, monitoring, and creating budgets and benchmarks, determines trends and helps to explain results. Gathers, organizes, and documents relevant financial information. Provides oversight and coordination of operating reports and statutory filings for assigned functional areas. Leads and manages projects and continuous improvement efforts as defined by Administration, using standard approach (define, plan, implement, and monitor). Provides analytical expertise and comparative analysis to support complex decision-making by Administration.
Areas of focus include:
Physician compensation analysis
Assists Associate Dean of Administration and Finance in implementing and overseeing elements of the Physician Compensation Program, to include quantitative and qualitative analysis of healthcare and financial data, annual compensation calculations, oversight of payroll approvals and financial accruals, benchmarking of physician comp and productivity statistics, budgeting physician data (labor budget, revenue budget, and statistical budget); assists with decision support for financial proformas; provides construction of databases and reports.
Revenue cycle analysis
Reviews and monitors the overall financial status of clinical revenue from services provided in clinical settings. Reviews, designs, and implements processes for pricing and performs financial analyses to ensure that the clinical revenue cycle is effective.
This position requires a high level of integrity as it deals closely with confidential information.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is seeking an exceptional leader to serve as the Chair for the Department of Psychiatry. The new medical school is a collaboration involving Western Michigan University, a national public doctoral university in the U.S., and two award-winning teaching hospitals, nationally recognized for innovation and quality. WMed is one of the few U.S. medical schools in several decades to be built entirely from the ground up. The Chair will report directly to the Dean of the medical school.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a EMS Administrator/Healthcare Preparedness Coordinator. Responsible for providing the coordination and supervision of assigned projects hosted by the Kalamazoo County Medical Control Authority (KCMCA).
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine is recruiting for a Quality Improvement Manager.
Under the guidance and supervision of the associate dean for Clinical Affairs, the quality improvement manager will perform onsite reviews regarding quality metrics, gather and compile quality improvement reports, develop and implement corrective action plans, recommend and implement improvements to quality, and develop data outcome reports. In this role, the quality improvement manager will supervise and direct the care management team. This person should demonstrate project management skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, highly developed computer skills, organizational skills, analytical reasoning, and the ability to think critically. In addition, the quality improvement manager will serve as nursing liaison to the Office of Clinical Affairs to monitor compliance and develop readiness plans for Joint Commission and PCMH, and will serve as an integral part in the planning and execution of all site visits. The quality improvement manager will work with the clinical practice manager and the nursing team leaders to develop and monitor nursing CME and professional development. This position requires a self-motivated, inspiring leader.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Data Technician within the Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. The Data Technician will be expected to support the information needs of the growing medical school. This will include developing, implementing, querying, and maintaining several databases of variable degree of complexity. Databases may include those needed for surveys, student projects, publicly available, and for research.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking two Certified/Registered Medical Assistants within our Pediatrics Clinic. Responsible for actively participating in coordination of patient flow and services with a focus on patient centered care. Collects patient information related to patient visit or procedure. Assists with procedures and administers approved medication. Assists physician and team members with patient care, clerical, environmental and organizational tasks. Maintains a positive attitude while providing assistance in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary clinic. Assists in optimizing education for residents and students in Program rotation.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Senior Laboratory Manager within the Center for Immunobiology. The Senior Laboratory Manager work involves basic and translational research in immunology to address key questions relating to B cell development and function in studies carried out in animal models and/or with patient samples.
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to co-manage an innovative research lab and perform laboratory research using innovative techniques. This is a unique role that supports the management of diverse projects while also participating in discovery-based research (http://med.wmich.edu/node/47).
Successful applicants will have excellent writing skills and broad-based research expertise in cellular and molecular immunology, stem cell and developmental biology, and/or flow cytometry / cell-sorting techniques. The most central aspect of this position is overall management of all laboratory projects and to ensure continuity of knowledge as personnel changes. The successful candidate will also lead their own research project and participate in manuscript editing. Administrative skills are important, and other duties will be dependent on interests.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences of Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine invites applications for a full-time faculty position with primary responsibilities for medical student education in the basic neurosciences. Candidates with expertise in basic or applied human neurobiology, neurophysiology, neuroanatomy, cell and molecular neuroscience, or behavioral neuroscience will be considered. The position offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits in a progressive environment, and is open to consideration at all faculty ranks.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Director of Emergency Medicine Services and Disaster Medicine. Responsible for providing innovative, strategic leadership as well as the day to day management of the Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine’s Division of EMS and Disaster Medicine. This position additionally serves as the EMS System Administrator for Kalamazoo County Medical Control Authority (KCMCA) as the Regional Executive Director of the 5th District Medical Response Coalition (5DMRC). Also, the position is responsible for overseeing the Center’s staff and annual budget.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Manager, GME Program Support. Responsible for providing organizational leadership and support to the residency program coordinators/administrators for the WMed residency and fellowship programs. Supervises administrative/clerical assistants. Works closely with the Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education/DIO and the Director, Resident Affairs. Assists with program oversight to ensure all programs meet the RRC, department, and institutional requirements.
The combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics program at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) seeks a full-time, board-certified or board eligible Medicine-Pediatrics faculty to expand and enhance clinical services, research, and medical student and resident training in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. The program is well-integrated within the departments of Internal Medicine, and Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, each with separate categorical programs. Both departments have a diversity of community faculty as well as faculty employed by the medical school. The MedPeds residency program has 16 residents and fully accredited with all subspecialty care and tertiary care capabilities.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting EMS faculty members to support the EMS Fellowship Program and the expanding activities of the Division of EMS and Disaster Medicine. WMed is one of the newest medical schools in the U.S. and has one of the largest emergency medicine residency programs in the nation. WMed's EMS Fellowship Program was among the first ACGME-accredited EMS Fellowships. WMed residents and fellows are integrally involved in the county wide EMS system, with dedicated resident and fellow EMS response vehicles.
The WMed Division of EMS and Disaster Medicine provides a wide variety of services including medical direction, education, research, and health-care preparedness. The Kalamazoo County Medical Control Authority (KCMCA) is the state-designed agency responsible for coordinating all aspects of the county-wide EMS system. KCMCA is housed within the Division, allowing for full integration between WMed and the EMS system. The Division houses the 5th District Medical Response Coalition (5DMRC), a 9-county consortium of hospitals, EMS, public health, emergency management, and others dedicated to cross-jurisdictional, interdisciplinary disaster planning and response. The 5DMRC was designated by the CDC as a model for preparedness and collaboration. 5DMRC and the Division operate a mobile medical field unit on behalf of the State of Michigan. The Division additionally coordinates Michigan's National Disaster Life Support Program activities. The State EMS Data Manager is housed within the Division, making access to over 8 million EMS records readily available for research and quality improvement.
As a new medical school, WMed is an exciting environment to pursue an academic career. WMed has a large, state-of-the art Simulation Center, extensive resources to support research, and abundant opportunities for teaching students, residents, and EMS providers. Kalamazoo's two hospitals serve as regional tertiary care centers for southwest Michigan, serving a population of approximately 1 million. Kalamazoo is a wonderful city, located midway between Chicago and Detroit and a short distance from Lake Michigan. The Kalamazoo Promise is a nationally renowned program in which graduates of Kalamazoo Public Schools receive free tuition to attend public and private colleges in Michigan. Michigan provides extensive entertainment and recreational activities, including great opportunities to enjoy the outdoors.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is seeking an
exceptional leader to serve as the Chair for the Department of Family and Community Medicine.
The new medical school is a collaboration involving Western Michigan University, a top 100
national public doctoral university in the U.S., and two award-winning teaching hospitals,
nationally recognized for innovation and quality. WMed is one of the few U.S. medical schools in
several decades to be built entirely from the ground up. The Chair will report directly to the Dean
of the School of Medicine and is responsible for a Department that consists of 8 faculty, an
ACGME accredited residency program that is 8X8X8 and a fellowship program in Sports
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine, is seeking a full-time specialist in general academic obstetrics and gynecology, with a new residency program approved to begin in 2018. Applicants at all faculty ranks will be considered.
The Center for Immunobiology at the Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine and its Director, Thomas L. Rothstein MD, PhD, invite applications for faculty positions at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. The Center's current focus is on the development and function of B cells in health and disease, and encompasses both human and mouse systems. Candidates sought include those with broad based research experience and expertise in cellular immunology, molecular biology, stem cell development, and/or intracellular signaling. Appointments will be in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, within which the Center is located.
The Department of Psychiatry at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine (WMed) is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible psychiatrist to join our team as a full time academic faculty member. Our residency program is fully accredited by the ACGME for six residents per year, and we also instruct medical students in both preclinical and clinical years.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting a geriatrician to serve as Division Chief of Geriatrics. Applicants should have a track record of academic achievements supportive of faculty appointment at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor.
The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) continues to lead change for health care in Michigan. An exciting new opportunity to be a founding faculty member of a 6-6-6 family medicine residency in Battle Creek, MI, is now available. This program will be sponsored by Bronson Battle Creek and will be partnering with Grace Health, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in Battle Creek, where the Family Medicine Practice will be located.
The inaugural class of residents will enter training in July, 2018. The faculty hired for this position will be integral in establishing the clinical practice base for the residency. Scope of practice should demonstrate the breadth of family medicine and include obstetrics, outpatient care and inpatient care.
This program joins the established WMed Family Medicine Residency in Kalamazoo, whose Family Medicine Practice is at the Family Health Center Clinic as well as the Oakland Drive Clinic, who have received patient-centered medical home certification from the National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA). The Bronson Hospital - Battle Creek Family Medicine Residency will join the Kalamazoo program as one of only 2 ACGME accredited residencies in the state to be housed completely in an FQHC.
WMed enrolled its first class of medical students in August 2014, which provides our faculty with the unique opportunity to be actively involved in the formation of a new school. As a newer, smaller medical school, the opportunities for research, involvement in committees, all levels of medical education and advancement abound. It is a great time to be teaching medicine in Southwestern Michigan!
The department of Medicine of Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting faculty for the division of Infectious Diseases. Applicants at all faculty ranks will be considered. There is the possibility for appointment as Division Chief for a highly qualified candidate with a strong track record of academic achievements and leadership. There are also opportunities for applicants who are dually board-certified in adult and pediatric infectious diseases.
The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is leading change in our Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), the Family Health Center of Kalamazoo (http://www.fhckzoo.com) with the patient-centered medical home model, performance improvement initiatives, and lean methods for improving operating efficiency. Our Oakland Drive Clinic and Family Health Center Clinic have received patient-centered medical home certification from the National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA). Our ACGME accredited 8-8-8 residency is the only one in the state to be housed completely in an FQHC, and our Chair and Residency Program Director is Co-Chief Medical Officer. WMed enrolled its first class of medical students in August 2014, which provides our faculty with the unique opportunity to be actively involved in the formation of a new school. It’s an exciting time to be teaching medicine in Kalamazoo, and you can be part of it!