The Indiana Health Care Foundation (IHCF) is accepting scholarship applications from physicians pursuing educational training for Medical Director Certification to be held July 12-18 in Baltimore, Md. However, you must hurry. The deadline to apply is March 31.
The training is designed for those who practice in the long-term care setting, including skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, hospice and home care. Geriatric fellows in training who are considering the inclusion of medical direction in their practices also will find this course a beneficial introduction to management requirements.
To apply, you must:
- Reside in Indiana
- Hold a current state license as a medical doctor or doctor of osteopathy
- Spend a minimum of eight hours a month in service as a medical director
- Complete a U.S. Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or American Osteopathic Association accredited post-graduate training program, or a Canadian Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons or College of Family Physicians accredited post-graduate training program
- Agree to a personal interview in Indianapolis if requested by the IHCF
Find complete information and an application here.