Acute Care Trauma Surgeon

Employer
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Location
Burlington, Massachusetts
Posted
Sep 02, 2021
Closes
Sep 02, 2022
Ref
2112001
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, a member of Beth Israel Lahey Health, is seeking an experienced Trauma / Acute Care Surgeon for a full time position at its Level 1 Trauma Center. Candidates must have completed an accredited general surgery residency program, plus appropriate fellowship training including trauma/critical care (preferred).

Board certification is required or board eligible status for newly or recently trained physicians who will eventually become certified.

You should have a desire to be involved in a very busy trauma service model within a group model employment practice. Candidates must demonstrate excellent communication skills in order to effectively communicate with patients and physicians, as well as a willingness to be part of a team approach as it relates to the care and well-being of the patient population is essential. Close communication with hospitalists and specialists is very important as is an outstanding bedside manner .

You must be eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

LHMC, an American College of Surgeons Level I Trauma Center is a member of the Boston MedFlight helicopter consortium and receives undesignated trauma transfers with the other Level I trauma programs in the Boston area.

Our Emergency Department sees approximately 47,000 annual visits.

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center is an award-winning, Tufts-affiliated teaching hospital situated in Burlington, MA approximately 30 minutes from downtown Boston. It is also a founding member of Beth Israel Lahey Health, an integrated healthcare system comprised of 4 prestigious academic medical centers and 8 community hospitals serving patients in metro Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. This highly desirable area offers superb educational opportunities and an abundance of cultural, social, and recreational amenities making it a truly wonderful location in which to practice and live.

Interested candidates should forward CV and cover letter to David Brams, Chair, General Surgery david.m.brams@lahey.org and to kathryn.a.schnabel@lahey.org. Sr. Physician Recruiter

Diversity is a core value at Beth Israel Lahey Health. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for our staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.

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