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Orthopedic Surgery Medical Director in Petoskey, MI at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 7/17/2020

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Advance your career as a board-certified orthopedic surgeon medical director leading our newest hospital-based orthopedic program slated to begin late 2020 at McLaren Northern Michigan in Petoskey, Michigan. Petoskey is located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan! This opportunity will include hospital coverage for all acute (emergency department) ED and inpatient orthopedic consultations, as well as, a limited volume of bread-and-butter clinic consults and procedures.

Surgeon should be comfortable with a case mix typical of a Level II trauma center. Ideal candidates provide quality care, demonstrate clinical excellence with superior communication skills, current skills in the full breadth of orthopedics (at least 3 years of experience outside of residency) and will require a Michigan license to practice. Current Michigan license is a plus!

Other qualifications include a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives required by TeamHealth’s Patient Safety Organization, insurability for malpractice insurance and confidence to be the only covering physician in the event of an emergency as well as the ability to grow professionally through training created by TeamHealth. TeamHealth is the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services!

As a TeamHealth leader, you receive robust leadership development resources–mentorship, face-to-face training, online learnings and more –to transform a practice and patient lives. Our purpose is to perfect our clinicians’ ability to practice medicine, every day, in everything we do.

Position Highlights:
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Flexible scheduling providing an excellent work/life balance
  • Relocation not required (travel is optional!)
  • Leadership stipend
  • Paid Professional Liability Insurance with Tail Guarantee
  • Opportunity to grow professionally through educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Access to leadership development programs such as Leadership Education and Development (LEAD), Coach Development Academy (CDA), National Medical Leadership Conference (NMLC) and diversity and inclusion programs
McLaren Northern MichiganMcLaren Northern Michigan is a 202-bed regional hospital located in Petoskey, Michigan serving residents in 22 counties across northern Lower Michigan and the eastern part of the Upper Peninsula. Hospital is certified as a Level II Trauma Center. More than 230 physicians represent nearly all medical and surgical specialties, enabling full-service care with an emphasis on cardiology, cancer, orthopedics and neurosciences. McLaren Northern Michigan has a network of primary care providers and specialty care clinics throughout the region, and an outpatient surgery center in Cheboygan. It has achieved Magnet status for nursing excellence, been named a Top 50 heart hospital in the U.S. by IBM/Watson Health, and received the highest national ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for quality and safety.

McLaren Northern Michigan is a subsidiary of McLaren Health Care, a fully integrated health network with operations housed in more than 350 facilities serving Michigan and Indiana. The McLaren Health Care system includes 14 hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, commercial and Medicaid HMOs, home health and hospice providers, retail medical equipment showrooms, pharmacy services, a wholly owned medical malpractice insurance company and a 490-member employed primary and specialty care physician network. McLaren Health Care has 20,205 employees and more than 85,500 network providers.

 

A beautiful location with something for everyone!Petoskey is located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan! This historic towns offers a variety of year-round outdoor activities – perfect for families and the outdoor enthusiast. Downtown features gourmet restaurants, quaint shops and boutiques; as well as an active music and theater community. Petoskey offers excellent schools and community sports programs. Whether you are interested in community theater, hockey, swimming, hiking or relaxing on the countless beaches – Petoskey offers something for everyone!

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