Palliative Medicine - Medical Director Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Sioux City, Iowa
Posted
Mar 22, 2021
Closes
Mar 22, 2022
Ref
2079733
Hours
Part Time
Position Type
Permanent

MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center has an excellent part time Medical Director employment opportunity for a Fellowship trained, Board Certified or Board Eligible Palliative Medicine physician located in Sioux City, Iowa.

The Medical Director will be expected to provide a full range of patient care services including medical care, consultation, diagnosis, and treatment. In addition to the clinical services, the Medical Director will be responsible for overseeing and managing a well-established Palliative Care Program.

The right candidate will join and lead a team of two Advanced Practice Providers. They will partner closely with each patient s health care providers as well as community resources to help the coordination of care and services.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right physician to be part of MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

A competitive salary and benefits package is offered for the right candidate including:

  • Generous salary and sign on bonus
  • Support from Advanced Practice Providers
  • $4500 Professional Development Allowance
  • Benefits also include Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Malpractice, Tail coverage, 401(K) plus hospital matches and deferred account.
  • Cerner EMR with plans to transition to EPIC in the future.

ABOUT THE FACILITY

MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center is part of MercyOne Health Network, an integrated system of member hospitals in Iowa and other health and patient care facilities united into one operating organization to improve the delivery of healthcare services to the people of Iowa and surrounding communities.

MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center is a 238-bed regional center that provides residents in a 33-county tri-state region in western Iowa, eastern Nebraska and southeastern South Dakota an entire continuum of preventive, primary, acute and tertiary healthcare services. MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center is home to the only Level II trauma center in western Iowa - one of only four trauma care facilities in the state to receive verification from the American College of Surgeons - and MercyOne AIR MED, a regional helicopter ambulance service.

MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center has earned more national recognitions for quality patient outcomes than any other hospital in the region, including multiple honors for leadership and excellence in clinical areas such as cardiac care, orthopedic services, vascular surgery, stroke care and cancer care.

In addition to the main hospital in Sioux City, we also operate rural hospitals in Hawarden and Primghar, Iowa, and Oakland and Pender, Nebraska, as well as a primary care clinic network, specialty care clinics and home health services. We partner with other community health providers to sponsor a regional cancer center, paramedic services, a free-standing surgery center, hospice services, and a variety of other health services.

MercyOne Siouxland is a partner with Dunes Surgical Hospital, a multi-specialty surgical hospital, in Dakota Dunes, South Dakota. MercyOne Siouxland owns MercyOne Primghar Medical Center in Primghar, Iowa, and MercyOne Oakland Medical Center in Oakland, Neb. Managed hospitals include Hawarden Regional Healthcare in Hawarden, Iowa, and Pender Community Hospital in Pender, Neb.

For more information on Mercy Medical Center Sioux City, visit our website https://www.mercyone.org/.

MercyOne provides personalized health care to communities throughout Iowa and the surrounding states. System-wide, MercyOne proudly offers 40+ hospitals and 230+ clinics and employs 20,000+ health-focused team members who are committed to the communities we serve.

Living the traditions, visions and values of the Sisters of Mercy, MercyOne Siouxland today is a part of Trinity Health of Livonia, Mich., the second-largest Catholic healthcare system in the United States.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Sioux City, Iowa, is a family friendly community of approximately 120,000 residents located in the center of America s heartland, at the junction of the States of Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota. Sioux City is a vibrant, mid-sized city, with an unmatched low cost of living and is an excellent place to raise a family. Sioux City is known for its excellent school system with a graduation rate between 95% and 100% and very high ACT scores. Higher education is further marked with two 4-year universities in the area and a nationally recognized university and medical school within 30 minutes. The area has countless outdoor activities including hunting, fishing, boating, tennis, aquatic center and swimming pools, 56 public parks, 11 golf courses including an Arnold Palmer designed golf course and country club, soccer and baseball fields. Sioux City is just one hour away from larger cities such as Omaha, Nebraska, and Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

For more information on Sioux City, Iowa, please visit https://www.sioux-city.org.

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