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Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 2113825
The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition is seeking a Division Administrator to serve as an integral part of the leadership team for a growing Division with over 75 faculty members.
This position will assist the Director of the Division by directing the operational, fiscal, and human resource activities of the division with the goal of providing an efficient and effective environment in which the faculty and staff can accomplish their work. The Division Administrator will have direct supervision of the administrative team, and will partner with diverse stakeholders including faculty, staff, and Medical Center leadership.
Key Functions and Expected Performances:
About the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition:
The goals of the Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Division are to provide outstanding medical care to persons with diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver, to train gastroenterology and to perform cutting-edge biomedical research to improve our understanding of digestive diseases.
There are three main goals that define the GI Division. The first component is a strong biomedical research with faculty that is focused on innovative discovery-based research. The second is the education and training of medical students, residents, postdoctoral fellows, GI research and GI Clinical fellows. Third the clinical and endoscopic practice at Vanderbilt is focused on compassionate and outstanding patient care.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and the Nashville Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) both maintain endoscopic units as well as GI clinic facilities. A celiac disease clinic, intestinal failure and malnutrition center are housed in the Vanderbilt Center for Human Nutrition. Physicians in the GI Division also provide patient care in the multidisciplinary GERD clinic as well as in the IBD Clinic and the Motility Clinic. Inpatient and outpatient services in GI are provided for VUMC and VAMC separately. The Liver Service covers both hospitals and participates in the VUMC liver transplant program.
The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition seeks a balance in its clinical and research activities. Our Web Site presents our faculty and their activities in more detail and will provide you with a comprehensive and detailed picture of our activities and interests.
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VUMC Recent Accomplishments
Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:
* US News & World Report: #1 Adult Hospital in Tennessee and metropolitan Nashville, named to the Best Hospitals Honor Roll of the top 20 adult hospitals, 10 nationally ranked adult specialty programs, with 3 specialties rated in the top 10 nationally, Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt named as one of the Best Children's Hospital in the nation, with 10 out of 10 pediatric specialties nationally ranked.
* Healthcare's Most Wired: Among the nation's 100 "most-wired" hospitals and health systems for its efforts in innovative medical technology.
* Becker's Hospital Review: named as one of the "100 Great Hospitals in America", in the roster of 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs and to its list of the 100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs.
* The Leapfrog Group: One of only 10 children's hospitals in the to be named at Leapfrog Top Hospital.
* American Association for the Advancement of Science: The School of Medicine has 112 elected fellows
* Magnet Recognition Program: Received our third consecutive Magnet designations.
* National Academy of Medicine: 22 members, elected by their peers in recognition of outstanding achievement
* Human Rights Campaign Healthcare Equality Index: 6 th year in a row that Vanderbilt University Medical Center was a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality.