PEDIATRIC EPILEPTOLOGIST OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE AT SANFORD CHILDREN’S – SIOUX FALLS, SD
Sanford Children’s Specialty Clinic, a multi-specialty pediatric clinic, is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Epileptologist. Qualified candidate would join four other pediatric neurologists and a well-established, full range pediatric subspecialty practice which includes 60+ subspecialists. Sanford Children’s Specialty Clinic serves a population of over one million people throughout South Dakota, NW Iowa, SW Minnesota and Northern Nebraska. We seek strong clinicians who want to maintain an academic interest and help develop comprehensive regional clinical pediatric neurology services. Research and subspecialty interests are welcomed, and additional training in epilepsy or neuromuscular disease is a plus. Our Sanford Pediatric Residency Program started in July 2011 and currently has 20 residents. Visit www.sanfordchildrens.org
Sanford Children’s Hospital, a free standing 146 bed facility dedicated to caring for children, opened in March 2009. Sanford Children’s Hospital is the flagship pediatric provider for Sanford Health, which recently received a gift of $400 million dollars from well-known philanthropist, T. Denny Sanford. A significant portion of these funds are earmarked for pediatric program development to enhance Sanford’s mission of clinical service, education, and research.
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 of 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 180,000 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, please contact: Mary Jo Burkman, DASPR Senior Director Physician Recruitment Sanford Health Phone: 605-328-6996: 866-312-3907 Email: firstname.lastname@example.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. Options available for student loan forgiveness.
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.