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Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician

Employer
Intermountain Health
Location
Ogden, Utah
Closing date
May 4, 2025

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Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Job Description:

Intermountain Health is a team of caregivers who serve the healthcare needs of people across the Intermountain West, primarily in Utah, Idaho, Montana, Colorado, Kansas and Nevada. We are an integrated, not-for-profit health system based in Salt Lake City, Utah, with clinics, three medical groups, affiliate networks, hospitals, homecare, telehealth, health insurance plans, and other services, along with wholly owned subsidiaries including SelectHealth, Saltzer Health, SCL, and Intermountain Health in Nevada.
  • 33 Hospitals (including 1 virtual hospital), 4,700 licensed beds
  • 385 Clinics
  • Telehealth in 7+ states
What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Health? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve the extraordinary together. Being a part of Intermountain Health means joining with a world-class team of over 3,800 clinicians and 60,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment.

Intermountain is viewed as a leader in transforming healthcare through high quality and sustainable costs. According to Becker’s ASC Review, “Utah is in the top 5 best places for physicians to work.” (May 24, 2021 Print | Email).

Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

Practice Information

  • Pulmonary Critical Care physician is sought to join a team of experienced intensivists to work in the state-of-the-art facility at McKay-Dee Hospital, a 324-bed level II Certified Stroke Center
  • At 1.0 FTE, this physician will provide roughly .75 FTE of Critical Care patient care, and roughly 0.25 FTE of Outpatient Pulmonary patient care
  • Ideal candidate will be trained in Critical Care with Pulmonary, Internal Medicine, or Anesthesiology background
  • The intensivist group provides 24-hour in-house coverage of the ICU
  • 22-bed adult mixed medical/surgical ICU with a hospitalist managed stepdown unit
  • Approved build out for 10 more ICU licensed beds to accommodate the community needs – capital process to be completed within the next year
  • New and growing Pulmonary Clinic opened Summer 2022
  • We care for general surgery, trauma (Level II ASC Trauma Hospital Accreditation), cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, and medical patients
  • Consultants available for every medical and surgical specialty, including infectious disease
  • Pulmonology and critical care advanced practice provider collaboration 
  • Referral base includes northern Utah, southwestern Wyoming, and southern Idaho
  • Several of our nursing caregivers are CCRN certified
  • Participating center in the ARDSnet studies
  • McKay-Dee Hospital has a new education center, with simulation lab
  • We have teaching opportunities throughout the year with family medicine residents, medical students, and NP students
  • Opportunity to participate in the Intermountain Tele-critical care service if desired
  • We are the Northern Utah base for Life Flight
  • McKay-Dee is a Certified Stroke Center

Requirements

  • Board Certified/ Board Eligible in Pulmonology or Critical Care Medicine
  • Unrestricted Utah MD or DO license or the ability to obtain an unrestricted license
  • U.S. ACGME Fellowship in Pulmonary Diseases or Critical Care Medicine

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and additional income for meeting system quality goals
  • CME allowance
  • Relocation assistance provided, up to 20K
  • 401(k) with up to 6% employer contribution
  • Various insurance options through Select Health, Intermountain’s insurance company
  • Onsite fitness centers and discounts to local gyms
  • LiVe Well caregiver incentive program – up to $300 per year
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – including free counseling for caregivers and their immediate family
  • Over 302,000 discount offers across 10,000 cities on everything from movie tickets, pizza and the zoo to car rentals and hotels
  • A 501c3 company; Joint Commission accredited

Community Information

Ogden is a city of Weber County, 40 miles north of Salt Lake City,  that is the perfect place to work and live if you like easy access to outdoor activities. Ogden is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains and is within a day’s drive of five national parks. Ogden boasts of its breathtaking mountain views and access to skiing/snowboarding (9 resorts within 60-75 min drive, including Snowbasin - site of the 2002 Olympic Downhill). There is no lack of summer activities either with several water recreational locations close by, Pineview Reservoir, Willard Bay, Ogden River Parkway, and only 10 miles from the Great Salt Lake. Within minutes of leaving McKay Dee Hospital you can find yourself mountain biking, hiking, fishing, kayaking, and rock climbing. There are outdoor activities for all ages, affordable real estate, and our family-oriented community supports diverse interests for all cultures. Ogden is home to Weber State University.

Physical Requirements:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Anticipated job posting close date:

05/12/2024

Location:

Intermountain Health McKay-Dee Hospital

Work City:

Ogden

Work State:

Utah

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience. 

$7.25 - $999.99

We care about your well-being – mind, body, and spirit – which is why we provide our caregivers a generous benefits package that covers a wide range of programs to foster a sustainable culture of wellness that encompasses living healthy, happy, secure, connected, and engaged.

Learn more about our comprehensive benefits packages for our Idaho, Nevada, and Utah based caregivers, and for our Colorado, Montana, and Kansas based caregivers; and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Intermountain Health is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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