Gundersen Health System is seeking a BC/BE Family Physician with a desire to practice medicine in a rural community in beautiful NE Iowa. Enjoy your life and practice in West Union, the county seat for Fayette County.
A state of the art, completely remodeled critical access hospital, Gundersen Palmer Lutheran Hospital is attached to the clinic. Join a team of 3 physicians, 3 NP’s and 5 PA’s, as well as a wide range of specialties including general & orthopedic surgery, audiology, behavioral health, endocrinology, neurology, nephrology, obstetrics & gynecology, podiatry, cardiology, otolaryngology, pulmonary, and Oncology.
Family Medicine with or without OB
4-day work week option
Patient volume/per day: 17-20
Outpatient with the option to do inpatient work
1:4 Weekend call rotation
Our entire system is connected through our EMR system - Epic
24-hour specialist consultation available
Loan Forgiveness, competitive salary, CME travel time with monetary allowance, relocation and more..
Physician-led organization that emphasizes quality
Large, multi-specialty, non-profit group practice that employs over 700 clinicians
Our in-house Global Partner’s program allows medical work experiences in underserved areas of the U.S. and Internationally
West Union is nestled in the northeast corner of Iowa known as “Bluff Country”. A town of a little over 2,000 people, everyone is a friend. From work to play, quality of life is reflected in everything that is done in West Union. West Union is also a pioneer in establishing best practices for the implementation of green infrastructure and is designated as a Main Street Iowa Community. http://www.westunion.com/
West Union offers paved walking trails, an aquatic center, and large playgrounds to name a few. Within 5 miles, enjoy the amenities of Echo Valley State Park and Volga River Recreation Area that features camping, fishing, hunting, and hiking trails.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary, loan forgiveness, great retirement plan, and more..
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About Gundersen Palmer Lutheran Hospital and Clinics
Gundersen Health System is where caring meets excellence through a comprehensive health network of wholly owned services and regional partners. It's where nationally recognized quality meets dedicated, compassionate professionals, caring for patients in all stages of life.
And we bring that care as close to you as possible, with regional partners and clinics, eye clinics, nursing homes and more. Many of our highly trained specialists provide outreach services throughout the Tri-state Region, in person and via telemedicine. Specialists are also able to quickly consult with their colleagues, system-wide, share medical records and tests, and together provide a level of care that repeatedly distinguishes us as among the top five percent of healthcare organizations in the country.
Quality emergency care begins near home too, with regional emergency departments and air and ground ambulances integrated with heart and stroke protocols to expedite treatment and improve outcomes.
Caring meets excellence again and again—wherever you live—if you're receiving that care through the Gundersen Health System.
•A physician-led, not-for profit healthcare system
•Located th...roughout western Wisconsin, northeastern Iowa and southeastern Minnesota caring for patients in 21 counties
•A regional referral center with regional hospitals
•A teaching hospital with 325 beds and a Level II Trauma and Emergency Center
•Repeatedly named among the top 50 hospitals in the nation, placing us in the top one percent
•The designated Western Academic Campus for the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
•Environmentally responsible, the first health system to achieve energy independence in October 2014