MercyOne is seeking a BC/BE Gastroenterologist to join their practice. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes a 2-year guaranteed base salary, competitive sign-on bonus/fellowship stipend, paid malpractice and 401k match.
Integrated endoscopy suite at Mercy Medical Center
Two suburban Endoscopy suites
Consult only at 2 hospitals / GI Hospitalist
Built in referral network
In house anesthesia, interventional radiology, cytopathology
Academic appointment/IM Residency
MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center is a non-profit Catholic health care provider that is Joint Commission accredited. MercyOne Des Moines’ hospitals, with a total of 875 beds, include MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, MercyOne West Des Moines Medical Center, MercyOne Children’s Hospital, MercyOne Centerville Medical Center and MercyOne Newton Medical Center. Approximately 7,000 staff members and a medical staff of about 1,200 Physicians, MercyOne is one of the largest employers and one of the Midwest’s largest referral centers. MercyOne is a member of MercyOne Network and is part of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), which is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. CHI operates in 18 states and includes 103 hospitals and multiple other facilities and services. MercyOne is the longest continually operating hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.
Greater Des Moines is consistently ranked nationally among the best places to live with its strong job market, low cost of living and entertainment options! Surrounding suburbs are known for top-notch schools and clean, safe neighborhoods. Cultural events, music and art festivals, Des Moines’ Downtown Farmer’s Market, the Iowa State Fair and Iowa Cubs games at Principal Park are just a few attractions Des Moines has to offer! This big small town is a wonderful place to live with its big city features and a small town heart.
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About MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Mercy Clinics, central Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic system, was established in August 1983, as a subsidiary of Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines. Today, Mercy Clinics employs more than 375 physicians and allied health professionals representing over 30 specialties and subspecialties. We operate more than 50 clinics with locations in central Iowa.
At Mercy Clinics we are dedicated to helping our community members optimize their health and well-being while providing patients and families with health care experiences that surpass their expectations. We lead the way in improving quality through innovative care management and set the standard for providing high-quality care with compassion. Mercy Clinics is home to the most advanced treatments, many of which are exclusive services only offered by professionals at Mercy.
RECOGNITION AND AWARDS
Since 2003, Mercy Clinics has been actively engaged in the development of a medical home/advanced primary care delivery system based on Wagner’s Chronic Care Model and the Six Aims for Improvement from the Institute of Medicine (IOM).
In 2008, Mercy Clinics was the recipient of the American Medical Group Association’s (AMGA) Acc...laim Award. This award is presented annually to one health system that “exemplifies the best quality health care in the U.S.” Mercy Clinics achieved this honor through its work in chronic care management, medical home model development and health coach implementation.
In 2013, Mercy Clinics was among 30 clinics nationwide Selected as an Exemplar Primary Care Practice by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Group Health Research Institute.
In 2015, 25 Mercy Clinics received National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships.