9.1.E. Licensure, Medical Staff Membership, Malpractice Insurance, and Authorization to Work
1. Licensure and Medical Staff Membership
The Clinical Scholar appointment, and therefore employment, is contingent upon and coterminous with the individual obtaining and maintaining in good standing (a) a professional medical license from the State of California and (b) the medical staff membership and privileges at Stanford Health Care and/or Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital as well as any other facilities necessary for the performance of the individual’s intended clinical role.
b. Medical Staff Membership and Privileges
Information about medical staff membership and privileges at the School of Medicine may be obtained from the Medical Staff Office.
2. Malpractice Insurance
Information regarding malpractice coverage for providing services on behalf of the School of Medicine is available from The Risk Authority.
3. Authorization to Work, Visas for and Employment of Foreign Nationals
The Clinical Scholar must be authorized to work as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act, as explained on this page about the I-9 form.
If the candidate for a Clinical Scholar position is a foreign national, the candidate and the department must comply with the applicable policies and procedures appearing in Administrative Guide Memo 2.4.1, and on the Bechtel International Center website, https://bechtel.stanford.edu/departments/employment-visas.