IU Health Physicians - Pediatric Gastroenterologist (Riley Outpatient Clinic)

Location
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Posted
Oct 04, 2020
Ref
39657
Position Type
Permanent
We are seeking a patient-focused Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join our highly skilled team at the nationally ranked Riley Hospital for Children and grow our pediatric gastroenterology care in the state's second largest city, Fort Wayne, Indiana The board certified pediatric gastroenterologists and skilled team members at Riley provide expert, personalized care to children with conditions of the digestive tract, liver and pancreas, as well as nutritional issues. Through comprehensive evaluation, individualized treatment and extensive education, we work with each child to improve health and ensure quality of life. Our team of 17 specialists (including two hepatologists) leads nationally in research and clinical care, performing more than 2,700 endoscopies and managing over 16,000 outpatient visits each year.

Position Details:
  • Leadership opportunity as one of the fore-front providers to expand pediatric gastroenterology care in the Fort Wayne area
  • Built in referral base of primary care physicians established in Fort Wayne
  • Enjoy a fresh new work environment with a brand new office and exam rooms!
  • Faculty appointment with the Indiana University School of Medicine providing opportunities to lead as a clinician educator and improve care through research - Riley at IU Health gastroenterology physicians are currently participating in 81 approved research studies to advance the care and treatment of common and complex GI and liver disorders
  • Comprehensive benefits package provied by IU Health Physicians & IU School of Medicine

Qualifications:
  • Completion of pediatric residency & pediatric gastroenterology fellowship
  • Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatrics & Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Physician MD/DO licensed in Indiana or eligible for medical licensure in Indiana
  • Providers with minimum of 3 years experience preferred

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Community Description
  • Fort Wayne is Indiana's 2nd largest city and boasts one of the lowest cost of living areas in the nation
  • Named to Money Magazine's 2019 list of the 100 Best Places to live i nAmerica
  • The city is home to 82+ miles of beautiful trails circling a vibrant, eclectic downtown area surrounded by 3 rivers
  • From Broadway theatre shows, one of the nation's top zoos, to beautiful museums - the city has something to satisfy a wide array of interests.
  • Conveniently located to major metro areas of Chicago, Detroit and Indianapolis, in addition, a short drive to access the beautiful beaches of Lake Michigan and wine country
  • Top-tier school systems - both private and public options
  • Voted #1 city to raise a family in the US by Smartasset.com
  • Learn more about Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana by watching this video


Client Description

Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await with Indiana University Health Physicians.

IU Health Physicians group, which employs nearly 1,900 physicians and advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state, is one of the fastest-growing, comprehensive, multi-specialty practice groups in Indiana. IUHP also serves as the faculty practice plan of the IUSM and brings together IUSM faculty physicians, IU Health affiliated physicians and private practice physicians to give highly skilled doctors access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.

A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine provides patients with the most innovative treatments and latest technologies offering more treatment options than anywhere in the state. IU School of Medicine also creates unique research and teaching opportunities vital to medical advancement.

About IU Health Physicians:
  • Comprehensive primary and specialty physician network, which provides access to extensive clinical expertise
  • Physician-led and physician-managed practice group which is dedicated to high-quality, patient-focused care comprised of more than 25 physician practice groups
  • Over 1,900 board certified and board-eligible physicians, over 250 advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state
  • Leader in the use of electronic medical records (EMR); over 90% of IU Health Physicians use EMR to improve communication and coordination of patient records
  • National leader in quality, through maintaining the highest clinical standards and commitment to rigorous quality initiatives
  • Indiana University Health is one of the largest employers in Indiana

Indiana University Health National Recognition
  • Indiana's only healthcare system to be nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report 23 years in a row, with 3 specialties ranked in the top 50.
  • Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is ranked among the top children's hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children's hospital in Indiana.
  • Six hospitals are designated as Magnet® hospitals by the American Nurses Credentialing Center recognizing excellence in nursing care.
  • IU Health Transplant is the only comprehensive transplant program in Indiana and one of the nation's largest solid-organ transplant center.
  • With more than 200 physician researchers leading the way to new treatments, IU Health Simon Cancer Center is Indiana's only National Cancer Institute-designated patient care center.
  • Indiana University Health is one of the largest employers in Indiana

Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.

Healthcare System/Hospital Description

Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is a place of hope and healing for children and their families. As Indiana's only comprehensive children's hospital, we provide compassionate inpatient and outpatient care to more than 300,000 children each year. Additionally, our relationship with Indiana University Health and our affiliation with the Indiana University School of Medicine mean that we always have the most up-to-date research and innovative therapies close at hand. With 300 private inpatient rooms, our new 10-story Simon Family Tower ensures that we can continue to deliver high-quality pediatric healthcare while enhancing patient and family satisfaction.

Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, with pediatric specialists in every field of medicine and surgery, offers one of the nation's largest outpatient care facilities for children, the world's largest pediatric sleep disorders center and one of the nation's largest three autism treatment centers. Here, the youngest patients are treated in an environment of excellence.

Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is ranked among the nation's top children's hospitals by Child magazine and is Indiana's top and only nationally ranked children's hospital by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health has been nationally ranked in 10 out of 10 pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report, including 2 specialties in the top 5 and 5 specialties in the top 15. Today, Riley at IU Health is the 6th largest children's hospital in the country and is staffed by IU School of Medicine physicians.

The Riley Children's Foundation is committed to improving the health and well-being of children through philanthropic leadership in support of Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health and its research programs.

Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.