Ortho Trauma Physician

Grand Junction, Colorado
Sep 14, 2023
Position Type
Job Description:

Are you ready to practice big-city medicine with a small-city feel? Are you ready to practice at the top of your game, to provide access to the best treatments to all your patients? If we have your attention, read on.


SCL Health Medical Group is part of SCL Health (now Intermountain Healthcare), a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. With locations throughout Colorado, Montana and Wyoming, we offer a wide variety of primary and specialty care services.

St. Mary's Medical Center is a 346-bed Level II trauma center and the largest medical center between Denver and Salt Lake City. Serving the healthcare needs of western Colorado and eastern Utah for 125 years, St. Mary's is a faith-based, nonprofit provider and part of Intermountain Healthcare, a nonprofit health system with hospitals in Colorado, Montana, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, and Kansas.

Your day.

As an Orthopedic Surgeon you'll work with 12 physicians to provide top-notch care and patient experience. Throughout the day you'll collaborate with 5 other Trauma Advanced Practice Providers, MAs, and support staff.
  • You will practice at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction, CO
  • This role is a combination of managing patients in the hospital, and serving as a first assist in the OR, and seeing patients in the orthopedic acute care clinic
  • You'll work a mix of days, and nighttime shifts - a total of 15 - 17 shifts per month


Annual Base Salary: $534,167.00

wRVU Bonus: Earn an additional $65.00per wRVU over 7970wRVUs


10 hr/Day $1,500.00

14 hr/Night $1,000.00

48 hr/Weekend $5,000.00

Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage in addition to retirement savings plans. CME benefits, malpractice insurance coverage, and license reimbursement are also included as part of your employment benefitsalong with paid days off.

Your experience.

We hire people, not words on paper. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
  • MD or DO degree from a fully accredited medical or osteopathic school of medicine
  • Board certification or eligibility in Orthopedics
  • Active, unobstructed Colorado medical license, or the ability to obtain one

Ability to successfully complete St. Mary's credentialing process

Physical Requirements:
No Additional Description Available

Anticipated job posting close date:

Rocky Mountain Orthopedics

Work City:
Grand Junction

Work State:

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.
$1.00 - $1,000.00

We care about your well-being - mind, body, and spirit - which is why we provide our caregivers a generous benefits package that covers a wide range of programs to foster a sustainable culture of wellness that encompasses living healthy, happy, secure, connected, and engaged.

Learn more about our comprehensive benefits packages for our Idaho, Nevada, and Utah based caregivers , and for our Colorado, Montana, and Kansas based caregivers ; and our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion .

Intermountain Health is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.