Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Boise, Idaho
Posted
Jun 20, 2019
Closes
Jun 19, 2020
Ref
1992425
Specialty
Geriatrics
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center – Boise and Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) have excellent employment opportunities for full time Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine physicians to join team-based, outpatient care of adults within Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG), a vibrant and growing multispecialty group practice with existing outpatient practices located in the Boise, Idaho area.

SAMG is a physician-led and accountable 380+ provider multispecialty group practice seeking Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine physicians. Our group seeks internists who are committed to an interdisciplinary team-based approach to care and who provide high-quality primary care in a compassionate manner, healing body, mind and spirit. Candidates should be passionate and knowledgeable, and experience with electronic health records (EHRs) is also advantageous.

For interested candidates, opportunities are available for:

  • Supervision of one or more nurse practitioners
  • Provision of house calls
  • Collaboration with a clinic-based pharmacist and social worker
  • Flexible scheduling to allow sufficient time to provide high-quality care for complex patients
  • Contractual incentives that reward quality of care and patient outcomes.
  • Participation in teaching health care professionals
  • Participation in community-based educational sessions for groups of patients and families
  • Daily collegial interactions with a dozen other similarly oriented health care professionals.

The affiliated hospital, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC), operates a 24-7 adult medicine hospitalist service. The adult medicine hospitalists are the primary admitting service for the vast majority of primary care providers in the Saint Alphonsus network.

The schedule for these opportunities is a traditional work week; Monday through Friday.  Outpatient call (with supportive call triage service) is shared equitably with other SAMG adult medicine providers

Requirements for this opportunity include a doctor of medicine (MD) or a doctor of osteopathy (DO) degree; successful completion of an accredited residency program; a current, unrestricted license in Idaho to practice medicine in all its phases, DEA and a valid controlled substance registration with Idaho Board of Pharmacy.  Board Certification through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) or the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM) (or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment) is also required.  Preference will be shown to candidates with experience in outpatient settings and/or training, experience and/or certification in Geriatric Medicine.

Saint Alphonsus Health System (SAHS) Values, Mission and Vision

We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity.  We at SAHS serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. 

Unified by our faith-based mission, SAHS will:

  • Provide healing and hope, close to home
  • Help our communities grow and thrive
  • Be a trusted partner for life
  • Deliver value in everything we do

Saint Alphonsus Health System Guiding Behaviors

As a Catholic Health Care Services provider, Saint Alphonsus has a cultural expectation that all providers deliver care in accordance with the USCCB Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.

Saint Alphonsus greatly values the input and leadership of our providers and encourages each provider to actively participate in department meetings, SAMG Leadership Council and in matters of practice/service line development.  

As continuous learners, we also encourage and promote ongoing continuing medical education (CME) activities for our providers and will financially support your CME endeavors. Additionally, as part of our shared vision to become a trusted health partner for life, we strive to continuously increase patient satisfaction and loyalty.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine physicians to be part of Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center – Boise and Saint Alphonsus Medical Group.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE:

An excellent and competitive salary and benefits package is available.

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.

As a not-for-profit medical center, Saint Alphonsus reinvests 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 including advanced imaging capabilities; and is known for its award-winning clinical services.

On January 15, 2013, HealthGrades® 11th annual Hospital Quality and Clinical Excellence Study again named Saint Alphonsus a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence™ for the third year in a row.  Saint Alphonsus is the only hospital in Idaho to receive this recognition five times since the award originated in 2003 (2003, 2006, 2011, 2012 and 2013).  This prestigious distinction places our medical center among the Top 5% of hospitals nationwide for clinical performance.

The medical center is part of Saint Alphonsus Health System, a growing four-hospital, 714-bed integrated healthcare system serving the full range of the health and wellness needs of the people in southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada.  The system is comprised of Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Nampa, Idaho, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Ontario, Oregon and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Baker City, Oregon.  Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, the second largest Catholic Health System in the nation.  Trinity Health is based in Livonia, Michigan.

For more information about Saint Alphonsus Health System, www.saintalphonsus.org

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