Position Title Medical Director
Begin Date 05/01/2017
End Date Until Filled
Position Information

Under the direct supervision of the Commander of Fire and EMS will perform the following functions: Oversee the EMS training program; Provide instructional services; Perform academic advising activities; Engage in continuous professional development in both teaching and discipline-specific theory and practice; Participate in department activities; Participate in Academic Affairs and other institutional activities; Maintains a safe working area and conditions.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Act as advisor for the EMS training program;
  • Work with the Division of EMS Medical Director on pre-hospital trauma-related projects, as needed
  • Work with the Division of EMS on registry issues and data needs;
  • Work with the Division of EMS to coordinate and promote registry-based research;
  • Participate in rule-making and rule-revision processes as they pertain to the trauma system;
  • Be available for state level meetings impacting the development or maintenance of statewide trauma system in Ohio;
  • Advise lead trauma agency on injury prevention methodologies and implementation;
  • Participate in Regional Physician Advisory Boards (RPAB) to assist with issues related to monitoring of trauma system performance improvement;
  • Participate in the development, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of EMS system protocols to ensure they are congruent with the trauma system design;
  • Facilitate defined, cooperative, and ongoing relationship between the hospital trauma medical directors and local/regional EMS directors;
  • Identify educational needs of the medical community and develop appropriate training; and,
  • Create an annual report on the status of the trauma system.
Position Requirements

Qualifications – Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Board Certified Emergency Room Physician; or Board Certified physician in anther specialty who also has a current NAEMSP Medical Director’s courts or equivalent;
  • Knowledge of the design and operations of all components of trauma systems;
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding trauma;
  • Experience or training in the instruction of pre-hospital and hospital personnel, in particular ATLS, ITLS/PHTLS, preferably at the instructor level;
  • Involvement in local, regional, state, or national trauma care organizations;
  • Knowledge of local and state mass casualty and disaster plans;
  • Knowledge of Incident Command System (IS?ICS 100, 200, 300,400, 700,800)



How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to the Office of Human Resources (3301 Hocking Parkway Nelsonville, OH 45764), email a resume and cover letter to humanresources@hocking.edu, or fax a resume or cover letter to 740-753-7039.  Position will remain open until filled.

Hocking College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, religion, age, disability or military status in employment or the provision of services.

When contacted for an interview, an applicant who requires special accommodations due to a disability should notify the office at that time so proper arrangements can be made for the interview.

Contact InformationHuman Resources
3301 Hocking Parkway
Nelsonville, OH 45764
FAX: 740.753.7039
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