Physician - Pulmonary Medicine with Sleep Medicine
Fairview Health Services
Location: Hibbing, Minnesota
Internal Number: 2018-21611
Fairview Mesaba Clinic, a growing regional multi-specialty provider group, is seeking a full-time Pulmonary Medicinephysician with Sleep Medicine trainingwith to join it's team.
Physicianwill see a mix of Pulmonary Medicine patients along with Sleep Medicine patients (site has its own sleep medicine program) Initial practice is anticipated to be a 60/40 split with 60% sleep and 40% Pulmonary until the pulmonary medicine program expands.
In the Sleep Medicine Clinic, the physician would be expected to see 7 to 10 patients per day. The general pulmonary medicine physician will care for: asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD), emphysema, lung cancer, interstitial and occupational lung diseases, complex lung and pleural infections including tuberculosis, pulmonary hypertension, and cystic fibrosis. Practice would also entail sleep-disordered breathing (such as sleep apnea) and would provide diagnostic and therapeutic services in sleep studies and would head up the Sleep Medicine Program.
Physician may be asked to consult with hospitalists and ER Physicians on occasion for Pulmonary Medicine patients. This is
Primary outpatient medicine position with a 4 day clinical work week.
Join a Multi-Specialty Clinic that includes: Family Practice, Ob/Gyn, General Surgery, Orthopedics, ENT, Medical Oncology, Urology,Pediatricsand Psychiatry (physicians and APP's)
Practice is supported by 24/7 Radiology, ER Medicine, General Surgery, Pediatrics, Anesthesiology, Ob/Gyn and a Hospitalist program staffed with Internal Medicine Physicians and an APP), and an in-house 24/7 Respiratory Therapy Program.
The competitive compensation will be market based, and can include a sign-on incentive, loan forgiveness and relocation funds.
Graduate of accredited ACGME/AOAPulmonary Medicine and Sleep Medicinetraining programs.
BC/BE with the ABMS
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain and /or maintain DEA certification for the State of Minnesota.
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
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