Job ID: 17892
BC/BE Physician needed to join an established GI practice. The practice serves 60, 000 residents as well as 275, 000 residents across north central Montana.
Practice currently employs 2 traditional GI Physicians, 2 outpatient Nurse Practitioners and multiple GI Hospitalists, creating a unique opportunity for a new physician to step into a thriving practice. There is additional growth potential through area outreach and education, as well as an opportunity to participate in the development of an endoscopic ultrasound program. ERCP and EUS training a plus (will consider fellows in training).
The endoscopy unit includes five endoscopy suites and one bronch lab. It is designed as an ambulatory Surgical Center and all patients are managed within the unit with occasional procedures in the OR, primarily pediatric patients.
The office practice is located in a new buidling which is connected to the hospital for easy access.
- Flexible sigmoidoscopies
- PEG tube placements
- Olympus equipment
- Five endoscopy suites and one bronchoscopy suite
- 10 bed recovery unit
- Experienced and helpful staff of RNs and techs
Work Hours and Call Coverage:
Consult patients daily, with option of half or full day office hours during designated week days, depending on preference. There are no weekend clinic hours. Call is minimal and the majority of the weeks during the year are covered by GI Hospitalists.
Compensation and Benefits:
This opportunity is an employed position. Nationally competitive compensation based on a productivity model, comprehensive benefits include paid vacation, retirement plan with match, generous CME, sign on bonus, relocation assistance and malpractice + tail.
Population of 60, 000, with a draw of over 275, 000 people in north central Montana. Enjoy mild winters and blue skies over 300 days per year. Equidistant from Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park. The community is a wonderful and safe place to raise a family, with nationally ranked public schools and an average commute of under 12 minutes, making the quality of life unsurpassed in the Rocky Mountain West. There is an International airport with direct flights to Denver, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Seattle and more. It is a blue-ribbon fly-fishing destination. Outdoor activities include camping, hiking, horseback riding, water& snow skiing, rock & ice climbing, boating, white-water kayaking, off-road motor sports, upland bird, waterfowl, and big-game hunting.
This is your opportunity to be part of an exceptional health system in a state that is well known for its beautiful four seasons and outdoor lifestyle. While enjoying the last best place, you' ll have the added benefit of having access to the Health System, one of the state' s most modern and progressive healthcare facilities with 500+ beds and over 200 members on medical staff representing 40 specialties. State-of-the-art facilities and cutting edge technologies make it an exceptional working environment and one of the Best Places To Work in Healthcare 2014, 2015 and 2016.