The Division of Gastroenterology at St Elizabeths Medical Center, Boston, MA, has a faculty position opening for a well-qualified gastroenterologist with a special interest and advanced training in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Applicants will have completed training in Gastroenterology with further specialized training in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Current Inflammatory Bowel Disease fellows and experienced physicians are welcomed. Candidates would join an established hospital-based gastroenterology group, and will develop a significant specialty focused practice that includes inpatient, outpatient and procedural gastroenterology.
St. Elizabeths Medical Center features a state-of-the-art Endoscopy Unit with diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures that include ERCP, EUS, endoluminal stenting, Barretts endotherapy and other advanced endoscopic procedures, a brand new intensive care unit, excellent sub-specialty support, and a busy bariatric and colorectal surgery program. Candidates are also expected to teach medical students, medical residents and gastroenterology fellows. Candidates should be BC/BE in Gastroenterology, able to obtain a Massachusetts medical license and meet hospital credentialing requirements. St. Elizabeths Medical Center serves as the tertiary care hospital for Steward Health Care in Massachusetts, and is a major teaching affiliated hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine This position features a Faculty appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine commensurate with background and experience.
About Steward Health Care:
Steward Health Care the largest private, for-profit hospital operator in the United States is a physician-led health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where patients live. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward operates 38 community hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes more than 25 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,300 beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services. The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.
Steward's unique health care service delivery model leverages technology, innovation, and care coordination to keep patients healthier. With a culture that prioritizes agility, resourcefulness, and continuous improvement, Steward is recognized as one of the worlds leading accountable care organizations. The Steward Health Care Network includes thousands of physicians who help to provide more than 12 million patient encounters per year. Steward Medical Group, the company's employed physician group, provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Malta and states across the U.S. including Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, or would like to apply, please contact:
Megan DEramo, Regional Director, Network Development Steward Health Care