Merritt Hawkins
Durango, Colorado
Closing date
Apr 21, 2024

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Full Time
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Job Description & Requirements
Nephrology - Durango in Colorado
StartDate: ASAP

Award-winning Centura, the largest health system in Colorado, seeks a Nephrologist for a practice with a well-rounded patient mix in one of the state's best places to live. The incoming Nephrologist will be part of the only nephrology group in the area. Centura is pushing the boundaries of specialized care to support whole, healthy communities. The healthcare system prides itself on allowing physicians to do what they do best care for patients' whole health. Candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible in internal medicine and nephrology and licensed in Colorado and New Mexico. Experienced candidates are preferred; however, new graduates are encouraged to apply.

Opportunity Highlights - 4-Day Workweek
  • Join a practice with a well-rounded patient mix and 4 providers and growing
  • The incoming Nephrologist can expect a practice mix that includes hemodialysis, kidney biopsy, and peritoneal dialysis
  • 4-day workweek - Rare onsite call at night or on the weekends
  • New graduates can take advantage of loan forgiveness through the NHSC
  • Competitive compensation (2-year guarantee), a $34,600 signing bonus, relocation allowance, student loan reimbursement, 6 weeks of flexible PTO, and a comprehensive benefits package

Community Information A Playground for Outdoor Enthusiasts
Durango, situated in the picturesque Animas River Valley in Southwest Colorado, is one of the best places to live in Colorado (Niche). With proximity to the stunning San Juan Mountains, this city offers a suburban atmosphere with abundant adventures for families and individuals.
  • Medscape ranks Colorado as one of the Best Places to Practice in 2022
  • The incoming Nephrologist will find an array of outdoor activities like skiing, snowmobiling, horseback riding, hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, whitewater rafting, and biking, to name a few
  • With thousands of miles of trails, hiking the San Juans is a must-do activity
  • Experience the beauty of numerous pristine lakes and magnificent views
  • SKI Magazine has voted Durango as having the best "Ski Weather in America" for more than a decade
  • Live in a place where others go for vacation
  • Visit the Honeyville Honey Factory located nearby


Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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