Thoracic Physician - Intermountain Medical Center - Murray, UT (PRT 13446)

Location
Murray, Utah
Posted
Aug 31, 2022
Ref
R47424
Position Type
Permanent
Job Description:

Thoracic Surgery

Intermountain Healthcare

Murray, UT - Intermountain Medical Center

Intermountain Healthcare is a team of caregivers who serve the healthcare needs of people across the Intermountain West, primarily in Utah, Idaho, Montana, Colorado, Kansas and Nevada. We are an integrated, not-for-profit health system based in Salt Lake City, Utah, with clinics, three medical groups, affiliate networks, hospitals, homecare, telehealth, health insurance plans, and other services, along with wholly owned subsidiaries including SelectHealth, Saltzer Health,SCL, and Intermountain Healthcare in Nevada.
  • 33 Hospitals (including 1 virtual hospital), 4,700 licensed beds
  • 385 Clinics
  • Telehealth in 7+ states

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 3,800 clinicians and 60,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment.

Intermountain is viewed as a leader in transforming healthcare through high quality and sustainable costs. According to Becker's ASC Review, " Utah is in the top 5 best places for physicians to work." (May 24, 2021 Print | Email).

Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

Practice Information
  • Intermountain Thoracic-Lung-Esophageal Surgery group is seeking one BC/BE thoracic surgeon to join the group due to growth
  • Perform all facets of general thoracic surgery except lung transplant
  • Emphasis is on minimally invasive techniques for diagnosis and treatment of both benign and malignant disease
  • Collaborative practice with interventional pulmonology and gastroenterology
  • This group is prominent in the region because of the procedures performed
  • Practice at only one hospital, Intermountain Healthcare's Intermountain Medical Center (IMC), an academic tertiary care facility and the flagship hospital for Intermountain Healthcare
  • Call no more frequent than 1:3 and fully supported by our TICU and CV hospitalist group
  • Potential for airway interventions including EBUS, tracheal resection, and esophageal interventions, including benign foregut procedures including Heller myotomy, fundoplication, and stenting

Requirements
  • Board Certified/ Board Eligible in Thoracic Surgery
  • Unrestricted Utah MD or DO license or the ability to obtain an unrestricted license
  • U.S. ACGME Residency

Benefits
  • Generous salary with additional compensation for excessive call
  • Full Intermountain benefits package
  • CME
  • Relocation assistance provided, up to 20K
  • A 501c3 company

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. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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.

Physical Requirements:

Location:
Intermountain Medical Center

Work City:
Murray

Work State:
Utah

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.
$7.25 - $999.99

For a description of Intermountain's employment benefits, click

HERE.