Breast Surgery - Medical Director, Breast Program Services Opportunity
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IHA and St. Mary Mercy Livonia have an exciting full time employment opportunity for a Breast Surgeon interested in a combined Clinical and Medical Director role for Breast Surgery Services with a multi-specialty group located in southeast Michigan.
IHA is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible fellowship-trained breast surgeon to join an established breast surgery group, which is part of a large multispecialty physician organization. As part of our four-hospital Comprehensive Breast Care program, the chosen candidate will provide clinical care and program leadership at St. Mary Mercy Livonia.
This position includes a 0.2 FTE Medical Director role and a clinical Breast Surgery physician role for the remaining 0.8 FTE. With programmatic support from St. Mary Mercy Livonia, the chosen candidate will provide leadership for the breast care program, oversee maintenance of NAPBC and other accreditations, direct the multidisciplinary breast clinic, and supervise a mid-level provider within the high-risk program.
Our breast care program includes dedicated breast surgeons, medical oncology, and radiation oncology. We work in concert with hospital based nurse navigators, supportive care, genetic counselors and a high risk breast program. Our breast imaging group has fellowship trained Radiologists and the latest imaging technology including tomosynthesis, ultrasound, MRI, and image guided biopsy. St. Joe's is a member of the National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Program (NCORP), and as a result has an outstanding clinical trials infrastructure and participation in clinical research.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right Breast Surgery physician to provide leadership within a well-established multi-specialty group.
IHA offers a competitive wage and compensation package based on training and clinical experience.
ABOUT THE FACILITY
IHA is one of the best and largest multi-specialty groups in Michigan. IHA employs more than 1,600 staff members, which includes more than 520 providers consisting of: physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and midwives in approximately 60 practice locations across Southeast Michigan. IHA provides high-quality medical care and excellent service to nearly 410,000 active patients.
Recognized as Metro Detroit’s Top Physician Group by Consumer Reports magazine, IHA also ranks in the top quartile for patient satisfaction nationally. Offering extended office hours and urgent care services, along with online patient diagnosis, treatment and appointment access tools. IHA demonstrates that it cares by bringing safe, high-quality, comprehensive and affordable care to its patients. For more information about IHA, visit www.ihacares.com.
St. Mary Mercy Livonia – located in Livonia, Michigan, provides acute-care medical and health services to our community. St. Mary Mercy is part of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, which includes St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, St. Joseph Mercy Livingston and St. Joseph Mercy Saline. Saint Joseph Mercy Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care organizations in the United States. Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.
St. Mary Mercy, a 304-bed hospital offers specialized medical services including medical/surgical, intensive/cardiac, oncology/radiation, birthing services, women’s health, diagnostic services, physical medicine and rehabilitation, behavioral medicine, 24-hour emergency care, wound care, sleep center, child care, and community health education.
Dedicated to excellence in health care, St. Mary Mercy Hospital has been serving Livonia and the surrounding communities since 1959. Through several major expansions in facility, programs and services, St. Mary Mercy Hospital continues to offer the latest in quality health and medical services. The most recent expansions include the new Our Lady of Hope Cancer Center, Heart & Vascular Center, and Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit. St. Mary Mercy’s newest services include Open Bore Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), 64-slice CT Scanning, Photon Emission Tomography (P.E.T.) and Primary Emergency Angioplasty (PPCI) services.
Providing the latest and highest quality technology with personal, compassionate service is the mission of St. Mary Mercy Hospital. St. Mary Mercy Hospital has received numerous awards, including the 2003-2006 Governor’s Award, 2004 National Quality Award (Trinity Health), the 2005-2008 HealthGrades Distinguished Award for Clinical Excellence and Distinguished Award for Patient Safety and 100 Top Hospital Award from Thomson Healthcare 2006-2007.
St. Mary Mercy recently implemented state-of-the art Electronic Medical Record (EMR) technology for computerized physician order entry and electronic patient charting. We have a collaborative, associate-friendly environment, and place a strong emphasis on patient safety initiatives. At St. Mary Mercy, our technologies, dedication to exceptional care, and tremendous growth have combined to create exciting career opportunities for interested candidates.
Saint Joseph Mercy Health System has come together to leverage the combined talent and resources of seven hospitals, five outpatient health centers, five urgent care facilities and over 25 specialty centers to create a regional health care system that spans five counties in southeastern Michigan and includes a team of nearly 14,000 nurses and staff, and 2,700 physicians.
For more information about St. Mary Mercy Hospital, please visit our website at www.stmarymercy.org.
Livonia, Michigan - With a population of nearly 100,000, Livonia is Michigan’s eighth-largest city and one of the most-stable family communities in the United States. Livonia is located in the northwest corner of Wayne County, halfway between Detroit and Ann Arbor. For decades, Livonia has ranked as one of the leading large communities for family services, education, public safety, and recreational opportunities.
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