St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, a community-based academic teaching hospital and a major affiliate of Tufts University School of Medicine, is seeking a BC/BE Rheumatologist/Primary Care Physician (40% Rheumatology/60% Primary Care) to join our expanding division. The ideal candidate will be a motivated leader with excellent clinical skills and a commitment to providing quality care. This is a full time, hospital-based, employed position. This position features a Faculty appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine commensurate with background.
The Rheumatology Division at St. Elizabeth Medical Center provides expert inpatient and outpatient care for adults with arthritis and other rheumatic and immunologic disorders. Our services include evaluation, consultation and continuity care. Our staff rheumatologists coordinate care with referring primary care physicians and work closely with other specialists including orthopedists, spine surgeons, hand surgeons, neurosurgeons, and physical and occupational therapists. St. Elizabeth's Medical Center serves as the major referral center for the Steward Health Care System.
Steward Health Care System 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 D Eramo, Regional Director, Network Development Steward Health Care
Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.