Sanford Children’s Hospital and Sanford University of South Dakota Medical School of The University of South Dakota are seeking two full-time neonatologists. This opportunity is best suited for the physician desiring a clinical practice in an academic setting. Preference will be given to those candidates with experience. The practice opportunity includes responsibilities for attending, clinic, call and teaching. Clinical research is available with interest. Teaching responsibilities include medical students and pediatric residents. The in-house service maintains eight FTE neonatologists with two on day shift and one on night shift. The service also includes 23 neonatal nurse practitioners, dedicated respiratory therapy and pediatric pharmacy. This regional level III tertiary unit includes 46 single family rooms with capacity for 58 beds. Annual admissions are approximately 1,000.
Sanford Clinic has a strong maternal fetal medicine program with two BC perinatologists on staff. More than 60+ pediatric subspecialists are represented in the Sanford Children’s Specialty Group. This group serves a population base of over one million people throughout South Dakota, NW Iowa, SW Minnesota and N Nebraska. Our Sanford Pediatric Residency Program started in July 2011 with its inaugural class of six. Visit our website: www.sanfordchildrens.org
SANFORD HEALTH: Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the nation and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation, and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research, and education. Our reputation for excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana.
COMMUNITY: The City of Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest, currently totaling over 250,000 in the greater Sioux Falls area. Sioux Falls, the largest city in the state, balances an excellent quality of life, a strong economy, and a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive with other leading cities in the region and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers all the amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports, and nightlife. South Dakota is known for its world-class hunting and fishing along with national parks and a wide variety of landscapes to enjoy through its four seasons.
WEBSITES: Sanford Health- www.sanfordhealth.org Sioux Falls Newspaper- www.argusleader.com Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce- www.siouxfalls.com Sioux Falls Public Schools- www.sf.k12.sd.us Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science- www.washingtonpavilion.org
For more information contact: Mary Jo Burkman, DASPR Senior Director Sanford Health Physician Recruitment 605.328.6996 or 866.312.3907 Mary.Jo.Burkman@sanfordhealth.org
Additional Salary Information: SALARY and COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE: Nationally Competitive salary guarantee with a Physician Benefit package including, 401K, Health, Dental, Vision, Paid CME, Paid Vacation, Malpractice, Disability, No State Income Tax, Relocation Allowance.
Sanford Health is an integrated health system headquartered in the Dakotas and is now the largest, rural, not-for-profit health care system in the nation with locations in 126 communities in eight states. In addition, Sanford Health is in the process of developing international clinics in Ireland, Ghana, Israel and Mexico.Sanford Health includes 35 hospitals, 140 clinic locations and 1,360 physici...ans in 81 specialty areas of medicine. With more than 26,000 employees, Sanford Health is the largest employer in North and South Dakota. The system is experiencing dynamic growth and development in conjunction with Denny Sanford's nearly $700 million in gifts, the largest ever to a health care organization in America. These gifts are making possible the implementation of several initiatives including global children's clinics, multiple research centers and finding cures for type 1 diabetes and breast cancer. For more information, please visit sanfordhealth.org.