Seeking Advanced Endoscopic Gastroenterologist to Practice by Beautiful Lake Superior
July 31, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Unique opportunity for a formally-trained, therapeutic endoscopist to join an established, high-volume, therapeutic-only practice. Proficiency in EUS/ERCP and luminal procedures (RFA, EMR, enteral stenting) is required. Our therapeutic endoscopy program supports a 357-bed tertiary referral center with specialized foregut, bariatric, pancreaticobiliary and colorectal surgery and a nationally recognized cancer center operating the region’s only Cyberknife. Our sophisticated, OR-based, integrated, endoscopy unit is EUS/ERCP ready and features dedicated anesthesia support. Intraprocedural cytopathology and interventional radiology services are available. Opportunity exists to supplement therapeutic endoscopy practice with daytime, inpatient, general endoscopic procedures.
Low-impact 1:2 weeknight and weekend therapeutic endoscopy call
General gastroenterology call covered by the current seven general gastroenterologists
Inpatient GI consultative practice staffed by general gastroenterologist / advanced practitioner team
All GI and pancreaticobiliary hospital admissions managed by IM hospitalists
Pancreaticobiliary-specific clinic >li>Academic and research affiliation
Duluth, MN (150 miles north of Minneapolis/St. Paul)
Regional service area: 460,000
Physician-led, integrated healthcare delivery system
BC/BE in Gastroenterology
Completion of fourth year therapeutic endoscopy training including EUS and ERCP
Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.
Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and Idaho.
Headquartered in Duluth, Minn., Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 14,000 employees, including more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners, who serve our patients and communities through the mission of being called to make a healthy difference in people’s lives.
Essentia Health, which includes many Catholic facilities, is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork. The organization delivers on its promise to be “Here With You” in 15 hospitals, 69 clinics, seven long-term care facilities, two assisted living facilities, four independent living facilities, five ambulance services and one research institute.
Essentia Health is accredited as an Accountable Care Organization by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.