MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center and the Mason City Clinic have an excellent full-time opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible General Surgeon to join a busy practice located in Mason City, Iowa.
The General Surgery Department currently consists of five General Surgeons and two PAs. The surgeons perform most surgeries at either the local hospital (MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center, a 342 bed regional referral teaching hospital) or the Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) located on the same campus, across the parking lot. There is an investment opportunity in the ASC. The General Surgeons also provide a convenience to patients living in nearby towns by visiting their communities for clinic and surgery, as applicable.
Job duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
Evaluates patients. In doing so, reviews and interprets patients health history, conducts physical exam, and reviews laboratory, x-ray, and other test reports to determine diagnosis.
Based on results of patients evaluation, develops, and implements treatment plan and provides education to patients.
Performs surgical procedures.
Evaluates hospitalized patient during preop and postop period, monitors progress, and releases patient from hospital.
Recognizes abnormal patient responses to treatment, surgery and/or medication and implements corrective actions as appropriate.
Documents all aspects of care provided. Completes paperwork necessary to assure payment for services rendered.
Participates in the call coverage as assigned.
Maintains knowledge of trends and developments in the field by reading appropriate articles, journals, and related material, and by attending seminars, conferences and so forth.
This is an exciting opportunity for a General Surgeon to enjoy an excellent quality of life, team comradery, and a community of friendly neighbors, while working alongside highly trained physicians and support staff.
A competitive compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate.
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 100 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.
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.
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