Ability to obtain an Iowa state license is required. Applicant must have completed an ASTS fellowship and be board certified by the American Board of Surgery.
The Iowa Clinic is one of the largest physician-owned and governed, professionally managed multi-specialty clinics in the Midwest. Our General Surgery Department is currently seeking a full-time Abdominal Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgeon to provide services at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. Located in Des Moines, Iowa on a 42-acre campus, Iowa Methodist is a 370 staffed bed Level I Trauma Center. For over 25 years, Iowa Methodist has been performing adult and pediatric kidney transplants, now reaching over 600 transplants. With a strong commitment to education and training, General Surgery residencies are supported.
Why Choose the General Surgery Department at The Iowa Clinic, P.C.?
• High transplant rate and shortest wait time in the country • Perform adult and pediatric kidney transplant surgeries – to include transplant nephrectomy, laparoscopic living donor nephrectomy, hepatobiliary surgery, and general surgery in transplant candidates • Responsibilities include pre-transplant management and assessment for transplant, post-transplant care, and immunosuppression management • Participate in strategic planning for continued growth of the program, quality assurance, and performance improvement • Among Wellmark’s 13 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), we lead the state in terms of Wellmark’s Value Index Score (VIS), a measure of quality and outcomes • Large referral base within clinic of over 200 multi-specialty providers that serve a population area of 1.3 million • Competitive base salary • Excellent benefits include: 401(k) profit sharing retirement plan, paid vacation, optional health, dental, long-term disability, long-term care and term life insurance, and flexible spending accounts
Interested in this “Must See” Opportunity? Send curriculum vitae to:
Robin Eyberg, Director of Physician Recruitment The Iowa Clinic, 5950 University Ave., Ste 321, West Des Moines, IA 50266 Office: (515) 875-9141 Cell: (515) 314-4000 Fax: (515) 875-9111 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Why Choose Des Moines, Iowa?
Des Moines is Iowa’s capital and hub for business and cultural activity with a metro population of over 600,000. Set on the Des Moines River and amongst rolling hills, Des Moines is a picturesque city with something for everyone to enjoy. It has been named #1 Best City in US for Young Professionals (Forbes 2014), #1 Metro for Economic Strength (Policom, 2014), #1 Wealthiest City in America (TODAY Show, 2014), #2 Best Cities for Jobs (Forbes, 2015), #2 Best City for Business and Careers (Forbes, 2014), and #1 Best Cities for Families (Kiplinger, July 2012). Boasting short commute times, low cost of living, excellent schools, and a family-friendly environment, Des Moines offers an idyllic work-life balance.
The Iowa Clinic was established in 1994 by 72 physicians who joined forces to increase the quality of patient care in Central Iowa as well as to respond to changes occurring in the local and national healthcare climate. The organization’s goal, through its physicians and staff, is to continually raise the bar in the care it provides to the 1.3 million patient referral base it serves. With over 20...0 physicians and providers practicing in 40 specialties and averaging 400,000 patient-visits annually, The Iowa Clinic partners with local medical centers and hospitals to provide leading-edge healthcare for the patients of central Iowa.