Rheumatologist

Location
Cleveland, OH
Posted
Aug 23, 2016
Specialty
Rheumatology
Position Type
Permanent

The Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases at the Cleveland Clinic is seeking full time rheumatologists to join the #2 ranked program by US News and World Report. Currently, the department consists of 30 rheumatologists, physician scientists and clinical educators. The Department's physicians currently practice at 15 sites and work collaboratively with clinical nurse specialists, nurse practitioners, and a highly experienced group of research support personnel.

An Academic Clinician or a Clinician/Investigator demonstrating a strong commitment to quality patient care and to fellow and resident education is sought. He/she will have advanced clinical and research experience as well as a track record in medical education and participating in program growth and development. The successful candidate must have an MD (or equivalent) and be BE/BC in Rheumatology.

Responsibilities will include patient care (outpatient and inpatient), hospital consultations and infusion therapy. As an academic rheumatologist, the incumbent will be an active participant of the teaching program and foster the academic careers of trainees. Academic appointment will be commensurate with experience and credentials.

These dynamic positions command competitive salaries enhanced by an attractive benefits package including medical malpractice coverage and a collegial work environment.


Please attach a current CV and a list of three references when applying to this position

About Us

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.

Cleveland Clinic's heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995. Our urology program also ranked No. 1 in the nation, and three of our specialties - gastroentrerology and GI surgery, kidney disorders, and rheumatology - are ranked No. 2.

Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,500 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2016, they provided a total of 7.14 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

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