Geriatric Physician

Trinity Health
Grand Rapids
Michigan US
Job Category: 
Physician
Type: 
Employee
Setting: 
Other
Status: 
Full Time
Location: 
Grand Rapids , MI
Posting Date: 
August 30, 2017
Expiration Date: 
September 30, 2017
Qualifications: 

Physicians must be Board Certified in their specialty or Board Eligible and take boards within 5 years of completion of residency. Preference will be shown to candidates with Fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine.

Description: 

Mercy Health Physician Partners (MHPP) has an excellent full time (0.8 FTE) employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physician with an interest in Geriatric Medicine to join a 13 physician Geriatric team within a growing multi-specialty group located in the Grand Rapids, Michigan area.

This opportunity may be designed to fit your skills and interests and to help meet the many needs of the patient population and expanding practice. Opportunities in long term care, subacute rehab, medical directorship, assisted living, home care and teaching are available.

Mercy Health Saint Mary's hosts the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship program and residencies in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine with teaching opportunities available. Many MHPP physicians also enjoy teaching medical students at the Michigan State University Grand Rapids campus.

Physicians must be Board Certified in their specialty or Board Eligible and take boards within 5 years of completion of residency. Preference will be shown to candidates with Fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE
Mercy Health Physician Partners offers an excellent compensation and benefit package including malpractice insurance with tail and 403(b).

ABOUT THE FACILITY
Mercy Health Physician Partners is a multi-specialty network of more than 500 primary care and specialist physicians and growing. Our goal is to improve community health by providing easily accessible, high quality health care. In fact, quality improvement and excellence in care are at the core of our philosophy. Our many office locations throughout the greater Grand Rapids area offer convenience and easy access to care. In addition, Mercy Health Physician Partners has several weekend urgent care or express care centers.

For more information, please visit our website at www.mercyhealthphysicianpartners.com

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION
Grand Rapids, Michigan, known for its unique combination of urban sophistication and small-town warmth, Grand Rapids is located in Western Michigan on the banks of the legendary Grand River. Incorporated in 1839, today the community is rated among the top cities in the U.S., combining family-friendliness with safety, cleanliness, and an uncommon commitment to enterprise. Businesses tend to thrive because of the region’s famous work ethic and a historical commitment to the value of innovation.

Located just minutes away from the splendor of Lake Michigan beaches and dozens of quaint lakeshore towns and villages, Grand Rapids has developed a regional reputation for major artistic and cultural events, a full calendar of stage plays and concerts, outstanding museums, and a world-class botanical garden and sculpture park.

Greater Grand Rapids is Michigan’s fastest growing region. A growing economy, outstanding health care, low cost of living, award-winning schools and diverse cultural options are just a few reasons why Grand Rapids is a great place to live. The region is home to people of nearly every race, creed, color, religion and national origin – the public school students alone represent more than 40 languages and 53 countries.

Conveniently located between Detroit and Chicago near Michigan's western shoreline, Grand Rapids is a center for manufacturing excellence, life science discovery, and technological innovation. The region is now the center of one of the largest investment in life sciences in the country. More than $1 billion has been invested in research and patient care – propelling Greater Grand Rapids onto the elite list of America’s top sustainable, knowledge-based economies.

For more information on Grand Rapids, MI please visit www.grandrapids.org

ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 120 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues, including 5,300 employed physicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email backkg@trinity-health.org or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.

Responsibilities: 

This opportunity may be designed to fit your skills and interests and to help meet the many needs of the patient population and expanding practice. Opportunities in long term care, subacute rehab, medical directorship, assisted living, home care and teaching are available.

Application Submission: 

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email backkg@trinity-health.org or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.

Contact Information: 

Please email backkg@trinity-health.org or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.