Gastroenterologist Opportunity for Expanding Practice - Duluth, MN
March 2, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
PRACTICE SPECIFICS Our seven-member gastroenterology section is seeking BE/BC general gastroenterologists as part of a planned expansion. Our section serves a 357-bed tertiary referral center with a specialized foregut, bariatric, colorectal and pancreaticobiliary surgery and a nationally recognized cancer center operating the region’s only Cyberknife. The facility features an endoscopy unit and outpatient clinic with state-of-the-art endoscopy suites and motility lab. A hospitalist service manages all GI admissions. Seven NPs/PAs support outpatient management of IBS, IBD and liver disease and the inpatient GI consultation service. This position can accommodate subspecialty interests and provides a 1: 7 or 8 call schedule. ERCP and EUS experience not required.
Our current group of seven physicians includes seven general and two therapeutic endoscopy gastroenterologists working in a 100% consultative practice
State-of-the-art Digestive Health Center performing a full spectrum of endoscopy procedures
All GI hospital admissions are managed by IM hospitalist service
University of Minnesota medical school affiliation
Teaching and research opportunities available
Duluth, MN (150 miles north of the north of Minneapolis/St. Paul)
Regional service area: 460,000
Physician-led, integrated healthcare delivery system
BC/BE in Gastroenterology required
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.
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