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Current Available Positions

Current Available Appointments

Acute Care Surgeon- Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis, OR

Corvallis, OR

Samaritan Health Services/Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center is currently recruitng for a third Acute Care Surgeon to join our team. The goal of the Acute Care/Trauma Program is to provide improved call coverage, service availability, hospital throughput, and compliance with quality measures. The Trauma/Acute Care surgeon will work in the hospital and have no elective cases. We do require a follow-up clinic for post-operative patients and trauma patients. Surgeons and thier families will have the opportunity to enjoy the abundant outdoor recreational activities in the Willamette Valley and on the Oregon Coast. Corvallis is home to Oregon State University, a PAC-12 school.
The position include competitive compensation and excellent benefits.

Contact Details

Annette Clovis, Diretcor, Physician and Corporate Development, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 541-768-4419

Acute Care Surgeon- University of Florida-Jacksonville

University of Florida- Jacksonville

The University of Florida College of Medicine –Jacksonville, Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery, seeks a faculty position for an Acute Care Surgeon at the non-tenure accruing level of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor for our Level 1 Trauma Center. Major responsibilities include providing clinical and surgical critical care of trauma patients, elective and emergency general surgery patients, teaching, and research. This position will report to the Chief of Acute Care Surgery and Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville. Following is a general description of duties and responsibilities: Provide and maintain a high level of quality in-patient care services in all aspects of Acute Care Surgery. Provide clinical teaching of trainees in Acute Care Surgery and participate in the educational program of the General Surgery Residency and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship. Be responsible for excellent communication with collaborating physicians. Assist in marketing the Acute Care Surgery Program to community physicians and managed care organizations. Participate in monthly division meetings, administrative functions and institutional committees as requested. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Applications will be accepted until an applicant pool is identified. Apply on-line at UF Gator Jobs (https://jobs.ufl.edu, Requisition # 0906105, Position # 00023872). The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

Contact Details

Andy Kerwin, MD, FACS Division Chief, Acute Care Surgery 655 W 8th St Jacksonville, FL 32209 904-244-6631 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Assistant Clinical Professor 10-820

San Diego, CA

The University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery (http://trauma.ucsd.edu/) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body. The department is seeking an academic general surgeon with special interests and expertise in Trauma/Burn, Surgical Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery. This is a full-time faculty position at the Assistant Professor level (Clinical Series). Applicants must possess documented teaching and research experience in an area relevant to Trauma/Burn, Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery. This is an academic appointment which requires excellence in clinical activities, research and teaching. Qualified candidates must meet the following criteria: 1) Board certification in General Surgery 2) Hold or be eligible for a certificate of added qualifications in Surgical Critical Care 3) Commitment to research and education 4) Must have or be able to obtain a California medical license

Successful candidates will also demonstrate strong or potential accomplishments in areas contributing to diversity, equity and inclusion, and a desire to play a leadership role in advancing UC San Diego’s commitment to achieving excellence and diversity.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales

Review of applications will begin September 24, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants must submit a C.V., cover letter and contact information for 3 references. Applicants should also include a separate personal statement summarizing their past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and leadership (see http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-info.asp for further information).

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF00611

Contact Details

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF00611

Trauma Surgeon

Hammond, LA

North Oaks Health System

Become an integral part of a team building a world-class Level II trauma system.

Join a dynamic team of professionals dedicated to the highest level of quality care. North Oaks Shock Trauma Center is looking for highly-motivated trauma surgeons for its modern, growing medical facility located in Hammond, LA. North Oaks Medical Center is committed to seeking Level II State designation and ACS verification in the near future with a projected annual estimated volume of 1500 cases with 85 percent of those being blunt traumatic injuries.

The ideal candidate will be a team-builder dedicated to exceptional clinical care. Board certification within five years of completing training is required.

Highlights include: •Employed position with competitive salary •Comprehensive benefit package, including malpractice coverage •Relocation package

Contact Details

Lindsay Pinell Physician Recruiter (985) 230-7753 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Trauma Surgeon

Hammond, LA (near New Orleans)

North Oaks Medical Center is seeking a board-certified/eligible Trauma Surgeon, with additional training in surgical critical care, to join the Shock Trauma Program in Hammond, LA. Become an integral part in developing a Level II trauma system by joining a dynamic team of professionals dedicated to the highest level of quality care.

North Oaks Shock Trauma Program is looking for highly-motivated Trauma Surgeons for its modern and expanding facility. As one of the busiest ER in the state of Louisiana, North Oaks Medical Center is committed to seeking Level II State designation and ACS verification in the near future. The program projects an estimated volume of 1500 cases annually with 90% of those being blunt traumatic injuries. The trauma surgeons will collaboratively assist with the development and process of becoming a Level II trauma system.

The ideal candidate will be a team builder dedicated to exceptional clinical care and education. Responsibilities will include trauma call coverage, outpatient clinic services, ICU rounding, trauma floor rounding, emergency department trauma coverage, active participation in peer review and quality improvement. Employee benefits include a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, including relocation and malpractice insurance coverage. An academic affiliation is available.

Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Contact Details

Lindsay Pinell Physician Recruiter (985) 230-7753

Trauma Surgeon - Level 2 Academic Trauma Service

Poughkeepsie, New York

The Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care at Westchester Medical Center (WMC) is seeking fellowship trained general surgeons with a specialization in critical care or trauma surgery to join our busy Level II Trauma Center located in Poughkeepsie, New York. The George T. Whalen Family Trauma Center, part of MidHudson Regional Hospital (MHRH), a 200-bed community teaching facility, is currently in the process of obtaining ACS verification. MHRH Level II Trauma Center is part of the Regional Trauma Service of Westchester Medical Center. The trauma center at MHRH averages 900 patient admissions annually with a case mix of 92% blunt and 8% penetrating. Applicants must be board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery and/or surgical critical care. Requirements include demonstrated skills in emergency surgery, surgical critical care, trauma and/or burn patient care, and a record of teaching and research experience (health services, translational or basic science research). The Trauma Surgeon reports directly to the Trauma Program Director and will be responsible for providing trauma, surgical critical care and acute care surgery coverage. Candidate requirements: M.D. or D.O. from an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy or a recent surgical resident graduate with at least five (5) years of training within a Level I Trauma Center. A NYS Medical License, Board Eligibility or Board Certification in General Surgery with current BLS, ACLS, ATLS & PALS certifications and a component of on-call coverage With a collegial atmosphere, academic rounding and educational opportunities will be available at both MHRH and WMC campuses. MidHudson Regional Hospital is located 75 miles north of New York City and 50 minutes from the Westchester Medical Center Campus. Poughkeepsie is located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, an area surrounded by beautiful mountains as well as the Hudson River, offering an abundance of outdoor activities for residents and visitors alike. Designated as a National Heritage Area, the valley is steeped in history, natural beauty, culture and a burgeoning food and farmer’s market scene. The Hudson Valley also boasts excellent public and private schools with a vibrant higher education culture, as the home to several notable institutions such as Vassar College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, Bard College.

Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Contact Details

For more information, about this opportunity, contact Allen Kram, Director of Physician Recruitment at; (845) 431-8126 or by email at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Trauma Surgery Surgicalist Team

Mission Viejo, CA

Mission Viejo is a full service hospital and medical center located in Orange County, CA. 552-bed Level II trauma center.

This full-time position that is currently available, will allow you to work 8-10 shifts per month proving you can have a balance between a quality career and a quality lifestyle.

The ideal candidate will be a well-rounded individual who can demonstrate clinical excellence and has excellent communication skills, along with pediatric experience.

Other requirements include the ability to demonstrate effective interpersonal skills and an understanding of the interdependent roles of various allied health professions.

You must provide quality care and be comfortable with complex high-acuity patients.,

We offer full comprehensive benefit package, plus paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage.

Contact Details

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Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

West Reading, PA

Orthopaedics Associates of Reading (OAR) is seeking a ninth BC/BE orthopaedic surgeon (trauma-focused or fellowship-trained) to join our high-quality, collegial and busy private practice. Comprehensive general orthopaedics with specialists in hand and upper extremity disorders, trauma, sports medicine, and total joint replacement using the latest technologies. Our facilities include a doctors’ office building attached to the Reading Hospital and nearby office in Exeter Township. Ancillaries include X-ray, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Therapy at each location. Block scheduling available in the Hospital and Ambulatory Surgical settings. Call will be 1:6.

What we offer: •Competitive salary and benefit package •Sign-on bonus •Relocation assistance •Educational loan repayment assistance •Malpractice insurance •Generous CME allowance •Partnership opportunity after 2 years

Reading Hospital is a not for profit 700+ bed, independent academic medical center; 36-acre campus; and tertiary care regional referral center for cardiac, cancer, neonatology, behavioral health and orthopaedic services. The system has more than 7000 employees with 1000+ physicians and providers across 46 locations. Reading Hospital perennially ranks among the top four Pennsylvania hospitals in inpatient admissions, surgical procedures, emergency care volume (over 135,000/year) and outpatient services. Level II, state-of-the-art Trauma Center; member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System Trauma Network. New 6 level Surgical Tower will house 24 high-tech surgical suites and offer state-of-the-art clinical services; under construction to be completed in 2016. One of HealthGrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care™ in 2014.

Berks County maintains a perfect balance of urban, rural and suburban settings. Our community offers diverse outdoor and cultural activities, outstanding schools and quality of life with easy accessibility to shore points, airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington, DC and New York City.

Contact Details

For more information, please contact:

Kenneth Nichols, Director, Medical Staff Recruitment Phone: (484) 628-6581 Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Hospital website: http://www.readinghealth.org