Trauma Surgeon

Location
Greater Dayton, Ohio
Posted
Jul 11, 2019
Ref
5555
Specialty
Surgery, Trauma
Position Type
Permanent

Kettering Health Network, named one of Thomson Reuters Top 10 Hospital Systems in the US for the past three years, is seeking a BC/BE Trauma Surgeon to join our ACS verified Level III Trauma Center at Soin Medical Center. Interest in acute care surgery and general surgery a plus.

Practice Details:

  • Epic EMR
  • Up to 75% Trauma - 25% General Surgery
  • 8-10 Calls per Month
  • On-site Outpatient Clinic for Trauma follow up
  • 43% Average Trauma Admissions per Month-10% Annual Growth
  • Option of Robotic Surgery
  • Salary Guarantee, Quality Metrics, and Productivity Compensation Components
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package with CME and Generous Retirement Plan
  • PSLF Program for applicable Student Loan Debt
  • Opportunity for Medical Directorship

About the Position

Trauma Patients admitted will be Orthopedic injuries, rib fractures with and without lung injury, and hallow/solid organ injuries. Neurosurgery patients (head bleeds, spinal injuries), pediatrics, facial injuries, and burns will not be admitted to Trauma. Our Trauma Office has a dedicated sleep room and the ability to chart on patients. Trauma Team Activation's will be an average of 30 per month. Characteristic patients will include blunt force trauma, motorcycle/vehicle injuries, assaults, and falls. There will be minimal cases of penetrating injuries. Position will include Trauma outreach lectures to hospital personnel and local EMS. There will also be opportunities to work with NP/PA on service.

Soin Medical Center

Soin Medical Center is a level III Trauma facility with 157-beds. We are currently expanding the hospital to include a new patient tower to be completed in June 2020. This new tower will offer a new 25-bed ICU, while adding an additional 12 private rooms, making Soin Medical Center a 270-bed facility and doubling the OR capacity. The current 12-bed closed ICU will become the step down unit, while adding the 25-bed new ICU with new tower opening. We are aspiring to grow to a level II trauma center to meet community need.

Site visits are being scheduled!

Contact Audrey Barker,

Physician Recruitment Manager

Audrey.barker@ketteringhealth.org

(937) 558-3476 (office)

(740) 607-5924 (cell)