Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Boise, Idaho
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Jan 10, 2020
Ref
1950752
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) has an excellent employment or professional service agreement opportunity for a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician who is Fellowship trained and Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pulmonary Medicine at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) located in Boise, Idaho.

SAMG is a physician led 450+ provider multispecialty group with a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care. This is a robust ICU and outpatient practice, providing services for a full spectrum of complex, critically ill patients at the tertiary Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) - Boise, the community Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa, and at the SAMG Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine outpatient clinic in either Boise or Nampa. SARMC is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary critical care services within the region.

Requirements for this opportunity include successful completion of an accredited ACGME/AOA Internal Medicine residency program and Pulmonary Medicine fellowship program. Board Certification in Pulmonary Medicine is required (with additional Critical Care Board Certification preferred) through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) or American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM) or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment. The selected candidate must be eligible to obtain Idaho and Oregon medical licensure, granting of privileges at SARMC- Boise, SAMC- Nampa, and other health system affiliated hospitals as needed, a DEA as well as valid controlled substance registration with the Boards of Pharmacy.

The schedule for this opportunity is 182 shifts annually which includes rotations of ICU days, nights, and clinic. The physician must possess a sincere desire to practice in a high acuity ICU setting, managing the treatment of complex, critically ill inpatients while maintaining a collaborative relationship with the adult hospitalist medicine service and other specialists. They will also practice intermittent robotic telemedicine consultation, and a high quality outpatient clinic encompassing all aspects of pulmonary medicine.

Support for the Pulmonary Critical Care physicians at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center includes Trauma, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Neurosurgery, Endobronchial ultrasound and navigational bronchoscopy services. Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Nampa is an 18-bed ICU, provides all standard ICU procedures including therapeutic and diagnostic bronchoscope.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Pulmonary Critical Care physician to be part of a program within a World Class ICU.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

An excellent compensation and benefits package is available including:

  • Sign-on Incentives
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Relocation
  • PTO & CME Allocation
  • Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail)
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement (403b)

 ABOUT THE FACILITY

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center – Boise, Idaho, is a 387 bed regional medical center serving people throughout the Northwest and is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary services. It is also the region's only ACS verified Level II Trauma Center whose annual trauma volumes exceed 1,250 with over 400 patients with an ISS>16. Trauma is predominantly blunt in nature. There are a wide range of subspecialty services available 24/7, including strong trauma/surgical critical care, neurosurgical coverage, in-house interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, cardiothoracic surgeons and fellowship trained intensivists and cardiologists.

Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Nampa - (SAMC-Nampa) is a 152 bed community medical center serving people throughout the greater Nampa, Idaho area.  As a not-for-profit medical center, SAMC-Nampa reinvests its profits back into the community and works to improve the health and well-being of those we serve by emphasizing care that is patient-centered, innovative and community based.  It focuses on providing services in a spiritual, healing environment; is renowned for its state-of-the-art digital environment and pioneering technologies.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Boise, Idaho, is an economically vibrant and growing community.  Boise is a mid-sized metropolitan area of approximately 640,000 people.  A commercial center in the Northwest, Boise is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise and a flourishing scene for arts, entertainment and collegiate and professional sports.  Known as the “City of Trees,” Boise also offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, numerous neighborhood parks and nearby national forests and rivers.  Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician.

Nampa, Idaho, is Idaho’s second-largest city with a population of more than 83,000 residents.  Situated in Canyon County, Nampa lies west of Boise and is located in the center of the Boise metro area; it is less than 20 miles from the Boise Airport.  Located along Interstate 84, the area boasts excellent transportation corridors in all four directions.

The city of Nampa is experiencing dramatic growth in its residential, commercial and industrial sectors.  Nampa's family-friendly community has a distinct cultural heritage and its historic downtown stands poised for a renaissance.  Civic amenities enhance the excitement of a culturally rich urban core and translate into a dynamic place to live and work.

For Multiple years, Nampa has been named among the Top 100 Communities for Youth.  Nampa’s schools, library, Boys and Girls Club and numerous non-profit community events and agencies give young people opportunities to grow.  Nampa is also home to Northwest Nazarene University, the Idaho Hispanic Cultural Center, Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge and Celebration Park – showcasing Native American art from over 12,000 years ago.  With wineries, golf courses, museums, concerts, a farmer’s market and annual rodeos, it’s easy for Nampa to live up to the motto, “Small town feeling - Big time fun!”

Nampa boasts tremendous recreation opportunities, with swimming, boating, fishing, off-road trails, hiking and bird watching. Just 15 miles south of town, the Snake River winds through a dramatic desert canyon. The Boise Mountains (30 miles to the north) and Owyhee Mountains (30 miles to the south) provide ample opportunities for skiing, alpine hiking, hunting, rock climbing, and amazing sightseeing. There are vast public lands perfect for exploring, biking and camping.  The city sits at an elevation of 2,480 feet, and the high desert climate offers four seasons with mild winters.

Nampa and its surrounding communities afford a quality of life second to none.  Offering good jobs, affordable housing, a safe place to raise a family and outdoor recreation opportunities are just some of what makes Nampa the great place it is!

For more information on Nampa, Idaho, visit www.ci.nampa.id.us

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