Nephrologist Transplant - Murray - Intermountain Medical Center

Location
Murray, Utah
Posted
Jul 23, 2020
Ref
9707
Position Type
Permanent
Practice Information
  • Intermountain Healthcare Transplant Services is seeking a full-time Transplant Nephrologist to support our rapidly growing team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for providing exceptional patient care, leadership, and innovation alongside our two full-time transplant nephrologists, and three advanced practice providers.
  • Although patient care is our primary focus, education and research are also encouraged and supported with access to dedicated research professionals including a statistician, research manager, research coordinators, and a medical writer.
  • Academic appointments and opportunities to educate are available through partnership with the University of Utah and Stanford Medical School.
  • Our practice is located in the heart of Salt Lake City, providing inpatient and outpatient support for Intermountain Medical Center.

Eligibility
  • Interested individual should be board-certified or able to be board-certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)
  • The ideal candidate will have completed or will complete an American College of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) fellowship in Transplant Nephrology
  • Preference will be given to those with experience in clinical care at a kidney transplant program and have sufficient training to qualify as a UNOS primary physician of a kidney transplant program.
  • Additional preference will be given to those with previous experience or education in medical administration and those who have Clinical Research experience

Clinical Duties:
  • The position encompasses responsibilities in patient care, administration, program development, safety, quality and access for kidney and pancreas transplant services.
  • Work with Kidney Transplant Services Medical Director, Surgical Director, and Transplant Administrator to execute on yearly personal and program goals focused around the fundamentals of extraordinary care: safety, quality, patient experiences, access, and stewardship
  • Routine patient care will include: Outpatient clinic, supervision of advanced practice providers, periodic coverage of satellite clinics, and hospital service.

Compensation
  • Employment will be with Intermountain Hospital Services
  • Competitive salary
  • Full Intermountain benefits package
  • Relocation up to 15K
  • Visa sponsorship not available

Intermountain Healthcare Information

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it's realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve the extraordinary together . Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

For the seventh consecutive year, Intermountain Healthcare was named as one of the "Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare" in 2019 by Becker's Hospital Review .

Intermountain Healthcare is a Utah-based, not-for-profit system of 24 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services,160 clinics, a Medical Group of 2,400+ employed physicians and advanced practitioners, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth. We own or support 17 community clinics serving uninsured and low-income patients. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status

Community Information

The Salt Lake Valley is the heart of the state of Utah, which is one of the fastest growing states in the country. The Salt Lake City/Ogden area was ranked as the best place to live in North America by Places Rated Almanac. Salt Lake is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains and is within an hour's drive of nine world-renowned ski resorts and within a day's drive of five national parks. Along with these recreational attractions, there are many cultural and sporting events. There are performances by the Utah Symphony, Ballet West and Pioneer Theater Company as well as a renovated theater that offers Broadway plays. The Sundance Film Festival and the Park City Art Festival are nationally recognized events held in nearby communities. The NBA's Jazz, ECHL Utah Grizzlies hockey, the Salt Lake Bees, a triple-A baseball team, and Real Salt Lake City, a major league soccer team, all represent Salt Lake City. The University of Utah is also in Salt Lake City.