Academic Hepatologist- Medical Director- Las Vegas Clinic

Location
Las Vegas, Nevada
Posted
Aug 16, 2021
Position Type
Permanent

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group, Transplant Institute, is seeking a Hepatologist to serve as Medical Director of our Las Vegas clinic.

The ideal candidate will be BC in Internal Medicine, with formal fellowship training and/or significant clinical experience in Hepatology and Transplant. Gastroenterology training is optional. Duties will include care of general hepatology, pre-transplant and post-transplant patients in our Las Vegas clinic, and one visit per month to the California campus. No inpatient call or nights/weekends required. Duties also include oversight of clinic operations and relationship development with referring providers and consultants. This is a unique opportunity to continue growth of a successful clinic that provides the majority of hepatology and liver transplant services to patients in Clark County. The clinic is currently staffed by two full-time nurse practitioners and two part-time hepatologists.

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of clinical excellence. The Liver Transplant program is the second largest in Southern California and has multiple satellite locations to improve access to care.

For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and expanding our children’s hospital to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

This opportunity is not eligible for a J-1 Waiver.