Family Medicine Residency Program Director – Stellar Faculty – 4 Star Quality Rated Hospital

  • Manchester, CT
  • Posted: November 29, 2022
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Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) hospital system is currently seeking a full-time Family Medicine Residency Program Director to lead the ACGME-accredited Family Medicine Residency Program, located in picturesque Manchester, Connecticut.  The faculty program is in its tenth year of advanced teaching, this outstanding community-focused site provides expert clinical and academic training with the collaborative support of a stellar team of five core faculty physicians. The Program Director will lead the Family Medicine Residency Program in administrative operations, clinical supervision, faculty advisement, and with thirty-five percent limited to clinical time. The Family Medicine Program Director will work cohesively with the faculty team, inpatient/outpatient service line leaders, represent the Family Medicine Residency Program on committees, manage curriculum, resident recruitment, and oversee the residency coordinator. This is a 3-year program with 7 residents per year. You will find top-quality care with adherence to evidence-based medicine, a strong multidisciplinary team approach, and the promotion of enjoying a favorable work-life balance. Eastern Connecticut Health Network is committed to lifelong learning of faculty, residents, medical students’ growth, and development within a supportive-clinical environment. 


About ECHN:

Eastern Connecticut Health Network is an extraordinary community healthcare system comprised of two highly respected acute-care hospitals (Manchester Memorial and Rockville General) with approximately 500 physicians and advanced practitioners. The community hospitals are supported by multi-primary care outpatient internal and family medicine practice sites, expert physician specialists, comprehensive inpatient clinical services, and a state-of-the-art cancer center. Top talent faculty physicians further support ECHN’s prominent Family Medicine Residency Program. ECHN also earned the Healthgrades 2022 patient safety excellence award, and Manchester Memorial Hospital was awarded a 4-Star Quality Rated by CMS Hospital in July of 2022. ECHN provides the latest advancements in robotic surgery, including the new MAKO robotic assisted knee-hip replacement system, and the Xi da Vinci Robot. The Women’s Center for Wellness was named one of the best Mammogram Imaging Centers by The Women’s Choice Award with a new Canon Vantage Orian Magnetic Resonance Imaging Machine. The expanding partnership with Jefferson Radiology provides new and expanded comprehensive diagnostic radiology services with many other highly regarded programs. 


Outstanding Benefits and More:

  • Highly competitive salary with excellent sign-on and relocation assistance  
  • Robust benefits options including 401k, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Exceptional paid time off and sick time 
  • Generous comprehensive CME allowance (CME time and CME professional allowance) reflects institutional commitment to lifelong learning and clinical excellence.
  • Employer paid malpractice coverage 
  • Expert clinical operations in a provider centric and supportive system 
  • Free easy access on-site parking and on-site Lab and medical imaging services 



  • Board Certified Family Medicine Physician with preferred 2 years of core faculty, program director, or assistant program director experience or related academic leadership experience 
  • Connecticut Federal DEA and Controlled Substance License (or soon eligible)

Additional Information

Love Where You Live and Work 

Eastern Connecticut boasts the natural beauty of the changing seasons, scenic rivers, and peaceful walking/hiking trails with breathtaking views. The area is populated by highly desirable, quaint family-oriented towns anchored by exemplary high-performance school systems, some of which are the best in New England sprinkled with National Blue Ribbon Awarded Schools. If you enjoy city life, nearby Hartford and New Haven provide theater, music, and fine dining. Moreover, the region’s ideal location is within driving distance of Boston; New York City; Newport, Rhode Island; Cape Cod; and the nearby beautiful ocean shores of Connecticut. The scenic mountains of Vermont and New Hampshire are popular for skiing in the winter and viewing the colorful foliage in the fall. Whether it is rural, suburban, or urban life you desire, you will find it here.  Please email your CV to, Michelina Rinaldi, Regional Director of Physician Recruitment, or call 860-647-6430 for added job details.


Recruiter Information

Michelina Rinaldi

Job Information

Eastern Connecticut Health Network
Family Medicine - Program Director
Full Time
Req #: 1942-910

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