Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center is seeking a board eligible or board certified neurosurgeon. This is an outstanding opportunity to expand in the field of neurological surgery in a progressive and vibrant community located in southeastern South Dakota. The successful candidate would join five premier neurosurgeons employed by Avera McKennan Hospital and enjoy a one in six call schedule, covering just one hospital. Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center is a well-equipped hospital with a Level II Trauma Center and strong interest in Neurosciences. We have an 8-bed Neuro Acute Unit that is a step-down unit from ICU. Adjacent to this is a 12-bed General Neuro Unit. Video EEG and telemetry is available for neurological patients in all 20 rooms. State of the art technology including Gamma Knife, O-Arm, and Brain Lab. Terrific partnership and collaboration with specialties including Neurology, PM&R, and Intervention Pain. The neurosurgeons serve a growing population in a four-state region and receive referrals from the largest health system in the upper Midwest.
Academic opportunities with a University Medical School provide teaching opportunities without undo workload. This is an excellent opportunity for a physician who is just beginning a career and would like to be busy from day one. The physicians are employed and receive an extremely generous benefit package.
Enjoy living in a city judged by Money Magazine as the “best place to live in America” for its quality of life, and in a state with one of the LOWEST MALPRACTICE INSURANCE COSTS in the US. This is an opportunity you will want to consider!
For more details please contact: Dana Snyder, Physician Recruiter, Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, Sioux Falls, SD Phone: 605-929-4440, Fax: 605-371-7901, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Avera McKennan is a member of Avera Health, a regional family of more than 300 healthcare facilities in the five-state region of South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota and Nebraska. With over 13,000 employees, Avera Health serves over half a million individuals each year at facilities known for medical excellence, technological innovation, and a commitment to meeting the spiritual, emotional,... and physical needs of all patients.
Avera McKennan is a 545-bed, non-profit, Catholic facility and the regional referral center for the Avera Health System and surrounding five-state area. Our Careflight helicopter, ground and fixed wing aircraft transport patients from a service area with a population of 800,000 to our Level II Trauma Center. With over 600 physicians on staff in all specialties and 5000 employees, the hospital offers a full range of services including the region's only kidney, pancreas and bone marrow transplant programs. Avera McKennan is a designated Magnet Hospital and a Healthgrades Distinguished Clinical Hospital.
The community and practice opportunity is diverse, offering you an excellent career with a great quality of life. Market competitive compensation, a generous benefit package and loan assistance available. Living in the upper midwest offers a great quality of life and an excellent place to be successful!
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Sioux Falls is South Dakota’s largest city and the county seat of Minnehaha County. It serves as a healthcare, governmental, law enforcement and financial hub for the area. With a population of 250,000, the city has been judged by Money Magazine as the “best place to live in America” for its quality of life, including its low crime rate, high-quality education, clean air and water, lack of traffic congestion, and friendly residents. Check out our community website at: www.siouxfalls.com