Inova Health System is continuing its development of a robust Ethics program and invites applications for a Senior Clinical Ethicist to help lead our team. The Center for Ethics enjoys strong institutional support and is expanding to create a fully integrated, collaborative approach across our five hospitals to address clinical and organizational ethics issues. The Senior Clinical Ethicist is key to developing and leading strategic development and service lines that support Inova's mission to improve the health of the diverse community we serve through excellence in patient care, education and research. The Senior Clinical Ethicist will be based at the 935-bed, Level 1 Trauma Center, the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus.
Inova serves more than 2 million people each year throughout the Washington, D.C. Metro area and beyond. We are consistently ranked among the top healthcare providers in the United States and are home to the Inova Children's Hospital, Women's Hospital, Heart and Vascular Institute, The Schar Cancer Institute, the Center for Personalized Health, the Translational Medicine Institute and a robust organ transplantation program. We are shaping the future of health through our integrated network of hospitals, primary and speciality care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes.
We are a teaching facility, fostering a highly sought after learning environment for the next generation of physicians and healthcare professionals, with partners at the medical schools of Georgetown, George Washington, USUHS, VCU School of Medicine and School of Pharmacy. Inova's program is based on individualized health sciences, population health and genomic research and has residency programs in 11 specialties. Open rank academic appointment is possible for qualified candidates.
Provide leadership in developing and conducting ethics consultation services for high volume Ethics Consultation Service
Provide leadership to develop, implement, maintain and evaluate ethics orientation, education and outreach programs
Provide support for the Ethics Committee and assume responsibility for subcommittee meetings
Provide multidisciplinary education in the undergraduate and graduate medical curricula
Conduct independent and collaborative ethics research and scholarship
Assure compliance with regulatory and accreditation standards pertaining to clinical ethics and patient rights
Internal Number: 41739BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.