Lincoln Medical Center Date Posted: April 21, 2020
Non-Accredited Hand and Plastic Surgery Fellowship Program. The Fellowship position is expected to begin July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021. It is a one-year program. Lincoln Medical Center has provided quality healthcare services to the Bronx community for 170 years. It is academically affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, making it one of the most qualified, modern and technologically advanced hospitals in the country. Many of our programs are nationally recognized for outstanding clinical outcomes that meet or exceed established benchmarks. Our Centers of Excellence provide a level of care that places us at the forefront of medicine.
The Hand and Plastic surgery curriculum is designed to have the fellow develop fundamental principles in Plastic and Hand Surgery. The Fellow’s responsibilities include inpatient, outpatient, and intraoperative care with graduated responsibility under the six major core competencies which are: (a) Medical Knowledge (b) Patient Care (c) Practice Based Learning and Improvement (d) Interpersonal and Communication Skills (e) System Based Practice (f) Professionalism. They will develop skills in general reconstructive and surgery of the Hand both in trauma and non-trauma setting for the latter under the direct supervision of the attending physician.
You must meet these requirements to
Three (3) to Five (5) years of General Surgery Residency in an ACGME Accredited Program
A valid New York State License