Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Boise, Idaho
Posted
Jul 11, 2021
Closes
Jul 11, 2022
Ref
2102469
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center and Saint Alphonsus Medical Group, a physician led 500+ multispecialty provider group, have an excellent full-time employment opportunity for an Orthopedic Surgery physician, specializing in Foot & Ankle, to join a robust and growing practice located in Boise, Idaho.

 

This position requires a proactive approach to practice development for the population of Idaho and its neighboring states. Additional emphasis of this practice is to advance the knowledge of foot and ankle orthopedics through research and education. This growing practice provides a full range of orthopedic services focusing on the foot and ankle.  From total joint replacement to helping athletes recover from injury and return to sport, the focus is always on the patient.  Requires Idaho and Oregon medical licensure to support the health system's regional surgical needs and programs across all the communities served.  

 

Hospital support includes 24/7 CRNA Anesthesia; general surgery, Hospital-based imaging services: 24/7 radiology department; in-house coverage for general radiology and CT; after hours call coverage for Ultrasound and Nuclear Medicine (NM); MRI;  X-ray (CR and DR image capture); ED; Saint Alphonsus network of Specialty and Primary Care clinics.

 

The full-time schedule for this opportunity is a traditional work week Monday through Friday, with no less than 32 hours of scheduled patient contact time, plus procedures, rounding, and consults.  Call is shared with other eligible members in the SAMG Department of Orthopedics and candidate must have willingness to take general orthopedic call.   

 

Requirements for this opportunity include an individual with a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or a Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree; successful completion of accredited ACGME/AOA or CanERA accredited orthopedic residency program; ability to obtain an unrestricted full license in Idaho and Oregon to practice medicine in all its phases; valid controlled substance registration with the Idaho Board of Pharmacy and DEA; Board Certification in Orthopedic Surgery through the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery  (ABOS) (or obtain such certification within three years of employment/contract start); member in good standing of the American Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society.

 

This is a great opportunity for an Orthopedic Surgery physician specializing in Foot & Ankle to join a growing practice.

 

 

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

 

An excellent and competitive income and benefits package is available including:

 

  • Sign-on Incentives
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Relocation
  • PTO & CME Allocation
  • Malpractice Insurance, including tail coverage
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement (403b)

 

 

ABOUT THE FACILITY

 

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center 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 1,700 patients, including more than 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.

 

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.

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

 

 

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.

 

For many, work life in Boise is characterized by diverse industries, like technology, government and financial services.  Boise is headquarters for several major companies and manufacturing facilities. The corporate community includes Fortune 500 members: Hewlett Packard, Boise Cascade, Washington Group International and Micron Technology. Leading employers also include state government, universities, regional health centers and high tech companies.

 

For more information on Boise, please visit www.boise.org

 

 

ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH

 

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

 

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

 

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

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