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Children’s Hospital & Medical Center and University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine are seeking a dynamic BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmologist. This unique opportunity will allow you to grow your practice with our newly established pediatric ophthalmology service based at Children’s and UNMC. We welcome physicians who are passionate about providing the best care possible to our children. Our opportunity offers an attractive salary and benefits package, exciting research opportunities through PEDIG/NIH as well as many independent research opportunities with the help of residents and an international fellow plus an outstanding clinical practice at our new Specialty Pediatric Clinic and the Stanley Truhlsen Eye Institute. Our future colleague will have opportunities to teach medical students and residents in our tertiary care center with many interesting and diverse cases.
Proudly serving children since 1948, Children’s is the only full-service, pediatric health care center in Nebraska. It provides expertise in more than 30 pediatric specialty services to children and families across a five-state region and beyond. The 145-bed, non-profit hospital houses the only dedicated pediatric emergency department in the region and offers 24-hour, in-house services by pediatric critical care specialists. Children’s has achieved the Magnet designation for nursing excellence and is an InfoWorld 100 award winner for innovation in information technology. The pediatric affiliation established between Children’s and UNMC College of Medicine supports enhancements in pediatric education, research and clinical care. For more information on Children’s, visit www.ChildrensOmaha.org.
The UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences moved into the state of the art Stanley Truhlsen Eye Institute in spring 2013. The Department has a strategic goal of growing clinical research and continuing excellence in basic science research, resident and fellow education, international outreach in addition to becoming a Center of Excellence for patient care. For more information on the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences visit www.unmc.edu/eye/
Omaha is a vibrant city with a metropolitan population of 800,000. Offering excellent schools, Omaha is a safe, family-oriented town. Entertainment options are nearly endless with a new large convention center and arena, which attracts the biggest names in music and sports. Omaha has become a major center for NCAA events including Volleyball Final Four, Regional Division I Basketball, 2008, 2012 and 2014, Olympic Swimming Trials and the College World Series. The CWS, an Omaha event for over 50 years will continue in Omaha with the construction of a new downtown stadium. Omaha is the home of the largest community theater in the country, has an excellent symphony and opera and hosts numerous visiting Broadway plays. Property values are among the most affordable in the country for a city of this size. There are numerous universities and colleges, most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Creighton University. Traveling to and from Omaha is simple with 11 major airlines serving the user-friendly airport and two major interstate highways. Omaha is consistently ranked as one of the most livable and family-friendly cities in the United States.
To discuss our opportunities in greater detail please contact Donny Suh, M.D., Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology or Brenda Krull, Physician Recruiter at Children's Hospital & Medical Center. Brenda can be reached at 402-955-6971 or firstname.lastname@example.org and Dr. Suh can be reached at email@example.com .
Sanford Health is currently seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join Sanford Children’s Hospital in Fargo, North Dakota.
PRACTICE DETAILS:Current group of 2 ophthalmologist (one physician is a glaucoma specialist and one physician is a retina specialist) and 5 optometrists
The Children’s Hospital is a 60-bed hospital within the general hospital. The medical staff includes more than 55 board-certified pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists. The Children’s Hospital has outstanding support staff including full-time dedicated Pediatric Respiratory Therapy Department, Pediatric Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Service, Pediatric Clinical Nutrition Service, Child Injury Prevention Program, Child Life Program, Pediatric Medical Social Work, and other pediatric experts.
SALARY and COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE: Sanford Health offers a guaranteed salary for the first two years. Comprehensive benefits are offered along with paid malpractice insurance and a relocation allowance.
SANFORD HEALTH: Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the nation and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana.
COMMUNITY: The current population of 190,000 continues to grow at a comfortable rate. The metropolitan community of Fargo/Moorhead offers the best of both worlds. We are large enough to support many of the amenities of a larger urban setting such as retail, manufacturing, healthcare, two universities and two colleges and even a minor league baseball team. Our institutions of higher learning provide a university community atmosphere and continually generate cultural and sporting activities for all. Symphony, Opera, Community Theater and 36 arts organizations add to an already high quality of life. Fargo is the crossroads and economic center of a large portion of eastern North Dakota and a portion of northwestern Minnesota. For those with families, the three school districts offer a wide selection of courses of high quality at all levels. Year-round sporting activities provided through the schools, park districts, private organizations and the YMCA. If this isn’t enough, then you might take advantage of “going to the lakes”. Clear blue lakes of all shapes and sizes begin less than 45 miles from Fargo. These areas are an easy travel distance for prime outdoor sports and recreation such as hunting and fishing.
For more information contact:
Jodi Wical, Physician Recruiter
Sanford Health Physician Placement Office
Phone: (701) 417-4814
Springfield Clinic, the area’s leading multi-specialty physician owned medical practice located in Springfield, Illinois is actively recruiting a Pediatric Ophthalmologist. Required qualifications include board certification/eligibility in Pediatric Ophthalmology as well as fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology. Starting salary of $350,000 (commensurate with experience) with income potential above the 90th percentile of MGNA data. Competitive signing bonus, salary advance option up to $50,000, and opportunity for partnership.
Practicing in our organization affords you the opportunity to:
Why Springfield Clinic? Founded in Illinois’ capital city of Springfield in 1939, Springfield Clinic offers the stability of a large, well-established health care system supported by a collegial and collaborative medical environment. Springfield Clinic is a progressive, physician-led multi-specialty medical group devoted to providing the highest quality healthcare to its patients.
For more information, please contact Michelle Simlin at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800.528.8286, extension 4160
The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in conjunction with the UW Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a Certified Orthoptist to perform a broad range of duties related to ophthalmological patient care in the context of the UW Health patient and family centered care model. The University of Wisconsin Ophthalmology department is a state of the art facility offering the latest advances in care to patients traveling from Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and upper Michigan. This position will be responsible for independent and direct patient care with competency and treatment plans that are overseen by the Ophthalmologist. This position will draw upon an individual’s training and experience to provide our patients with a center of excellence clinical model. We recognize the certified orthoptist as an expert in the visual assessment in the performance of diagnostic tests to evaluate visual function. Data from these assessments are presented to the Ophthalmologist to determine the diagnosis and treatment plan for the patient. The certified orthoptist will join with an experience team of 6 pediatric ophthalmologists and 6 orthoptist and an established orthoptic training program. The candidate will work with residents, fellows, medical and orthoptic students. In this academic setting the candidate is expected to support educational experiences by sharing knowledge and supporting them in their attainment of professional skills and knowledge. Knowledge and experience with electronic medical records a plus.
Bachelor’s degree required
Minimum of one (1) year of related experience. (Student curriculum accepted)
Certification by the American Orthoptic Council required.
Available interview at the AAPOS meeting in New Orleans March 2015
Interested candidates should forward their CV to: Michael Struck MD, Section Chief University of Wisconsin Madison. email@example.com
Busy pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus practice in Chicago’s northern suburbs is seeking an associate. This premier private practice has been in place for 25 years, and offers an established and growing patient base with strong referral patterns from the Pediatric community. We currently have six full lanes in a beautiful, conveniently located office, and a wonderful staff of employees and ophthalmic technicians trained in pediatric and strabismus evaluations. Chicago’s northern suburbs are an extremely desirable place to live, with the cultural benefits of a large metropolitan area, great suburban schools, high quality local hospitals, and access to the new Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.
Applicants need to be board certified or board eligible, and should be completing or have completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. We offer a competitive base salary with incentive-based bonus, and partnership opportunity.
Please send CV, cover letter, and list of references to: Ophthkids1@gmail.com
Davis Duehr Dean , a nationally recognized, full service eye clinic, is recruiting for a full time BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmologist. Located in Madison, Wisconsin, Davis Duehr Dean, a division of Dean Clinic, is an established, multi-specialty eye center that is fully equipped for our 3 person pediatric ophthalmologist team. An adjacent full time outpatient surgical center, primarily dedicated to ophthalmic procedures and with a dedicated ophthalmic anesthesia team and operating room technical staff, 2 full time certified Orthoptists, JCAHPO certified ophthalmic staff, an Optometrist dedicated to pediatrics one day per week, and Epic electronic medical record, allows for a high quality practice. Davis Duehr Dean, a physician directed department, is comprised of 23 Ophthalmologists and 32 Optometrists who serve 20 locations in Wisconsin. In addition to comprehensive ophthalmology, Davis Duehr Dean has specialists in cornea and external disease, glaucoma, oculoplastics, pediatrics, refractive surgery, and retina. Many of the Ophthalmologists in the department, including the pediatric specialists, participate in an outreach program at our satellite sites. Volunteer academic appointments are available through the University of Wisconsin and clinical research opportunities are available through our own Dean Foundation and the University of Wisconsin. This opportunity also provides a competitive two-year guaranteed salary, with bonus potential.
Home to the State Capitol and University of Wisconsin, Madison offers a stimulating civic, political and educational environment. Boasting an outstanding public school system, Madison has 30 elementary, 12 middle and 5 high schools. More than 180 public, governmental and special libraries are available for additional learning. There are more than 160 churches representing 45 denominations, and at least 120 community organizations supporting a vast array of community needs.
Residents also enjoy an endless array of music, dance, theater, visual and literary arts, including five museums exhibiting art, history, and science collections. Shoppers and diners enjoy an eclectic mix of independent stores and restaurants celebrating cultures from around the globe. And with five area lakes, public parks, beaches, and marinas, Madison satisfies outdoor enthusiasts with year-round activities from hiking, biking, swimming and sailing to skiing and ice fishing.
Conveniently located just two hours from Chicago, three and a half hours from Minneapolis, and one hour from Milwaukee, Madison provides easy access to all the amenities these great cities have to offer.
Kate M. Kaegi, FASPR | Manager of Medical Staff Services
firstname.lastname@example.org | www.deancare.com
Dean is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
I am in a busy pediatric ophthalmology practice in the western Chicago suburbs and am looking for a full-time Certified Orthoptist to assist in the care of pediatric and adult patients. The practice is also actively involved in clinic research with several large trials currently undergoing. Patient care includes visual acuity testing, ocular motility testing, patient medical history and instruction to patients and guardians. Bachelor’s degree and Certification by the American Orthoptic Council are required.
We are an equal opportunity employer including individuals with disability and veterans.
Qualified applicants may submit resume and references to:
Noha Ekdawi at email@example.com
The Section of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics is seeking an additional pediatric ophthalmologist. The position will support an individual with varied interests including strabismus, adult strabismus, oculoplastics, genetics and intraocular disorders if desired. A proficiency in ROP would be helpful. The section of ophthalmology is responsible for the pediatric ophthalmology training for residents from both the University of Missouri – Kansas City and the University of Kansas as well as one clinical fellow. Academic appointments are available through both institutions. Patients are seen at three state of the art clinical sites. Last year, we moved into a new 20,000 sq ft clinic which was uniquely designed for improved patient flow and teaching. Outpatient surgery is performed at both the main hospital campus as well as at Children’s Mercy South. We offer an extremely competitive salary and excellent benefits (including malpractice coverage and a very generous relocation package).
Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics is a 314-bed pediatric health care system that is nationally recognized for its innovative, child-friendly environment. We received magnet designation for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. We are a Level I Trauma Center, and the only freestanding children’s hospital between St. Louis and Denver. We also have a satellite hospital in suburban Overland Park, Kansas; a pediatric home health agency; and numerous outreach locations. All medical and surgical subspecialties are represented. The hospital has over 15,326 inpatient admissions and 414,087 outpatient visits per year. Children’s Mercy provides a strong commitment to basic and clinical research with dedicated personnel to assist and oversee grant efforts, as well as having a newly expanded and dedicated Clinical Research Unit. One of the nation’s largest Pediatric Pharmacology clinical & research programs is here with close collaboration with all divisions. We are fiscally sound and maintain a broad base of support across the Midwest.
For more information or consideration, please contact:
Scott E. Olitsky, MD, Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology
Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
2401 Gillham Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64108
Toll Free: (866) 264-4652 • Fax: (816) 346-1328
Or, visit our Web site at www.childrensmercy.org
Mercy Clinic Eye Specialist in Springfield, Missouri is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist!
Our busy, well-established Ophthalmology department, consists of eleven board certified ophthalmologists and twelve optometrists, and is located in Springfield, Missouri. The volume and complexity of cases are challenging and rewarding, rivaling university hospital practices. We offer comprehensive eye care as well as a full complement of subspecialty expertise including retina, medical ophthalmology, glaucoma, pediatric, cataract, cornea & refractive surgery. Mercy Hospital is an 866-bed hospital and Level I Trauma Center which provides care to a population of over 1 million people.
• State-of-the art practice offering the latest technology
• Mature integrated health system well positioned to face future healthcare challenges
• Large referral base with over 200 primary care physicians; in addition to non-integrated ODs
• Two femotsecond cataract lasers (Catalys); performed on all patients at no extra charge.
• Dedicated ASC with 5 operating rooms.
• Comprehensive eye care data management system (FORUM by Zeiss).
• Participation in numerous national clinical trials and research
• Electronic health record (Epic) in place since 2008
• Actively practicing telemedicine
• No partnership buy-in
• New 10 bedroom Ronald McDonald House @ Mercy Hospital Springfield
Competitive compensation and outstanding benefit package including:
• Very competitive salary. Production-based compensation model.
• Occurrence-Based Malpractice
• Health, dental, vision, life insurance
• Vacation plus CME
• Relocation Package
Mercy Children's Hospital Springfield is undergoing a multi-million dollar redesign and renovation to add new services to an already wide range of pediatric care. Mercy Children's Hospital Springfield has been the pioneer of critical care, level one NICU, hematology – oncology (affiliated with the St. Jude’s Cancer Clinic), surgery, neurology, neurosurgery, endocrinology, orthopedics and ophthalmology for pediatric patients across Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas. Mercy is the sixth largest Catholic health system in the US. Mercy in Springfield has earned the ranking as the nation’s #1 integrated health system in the Nation.
To learn more about Mercy visit www.Mercy.Net
For more information, contact: Debbie Eaton, Physician Recruiter
Mercy Clinic Physician Talent Selection
1965 S. Fremont, Suite 200, Springfield, Missouri 65804
Office Phone: 417-820-3526 Fax: 888-290-8300 Cell: 417-343-3758
Established multi-specialty ophthalmology group practice seeks pediatric fellowship trained ophthalmologist. The new associate will be able to do a mix of general and pediatrics: 50% more/or less pediatrics if desired. Can do cataracts if desiredThis is a unique practice consisting of 6 MD's and 28 employed OD's (located in ancillary offices) who refer into the practice. Three main offices with three practice owned ASC's! New associate will be provided an income guarantee in the 225+ with incentive bonus. The comprehensive benefit package is exceptional! The area is home to a State University with 18,000 students representing 50 States and 100 countries. University competes on a national level both academically and athletically.The area will appeal to outdoor enthusiasts (fisherman, hunters, hikers, boaters and water sports). The nearby lake covering 7000 surface acres is surrounded by 1600 acres of National Forest. A major metropolitan City (all major professional sport teams represented) is an hour and a half drive on the connecting interstate.This is a unique part of the country offering a special lifestyle to its citizens. This way of life is supported by a low cost of living and the enjoyment of living in a community with the ethnic diversity and cultural amenities/events which are a byproduct of having a major university in your backyard!
If interested in learning more contact:
Barry Biagini, BJB Medical “The Ophthalmology Search Firm”
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The Mason Eye Institute and University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, invite applications for a full-time faculty position in pediatric ophthalmology. In 2012 clinical space was doubled with the opening of University Eye Institute East. The successful candidate will not only enjoy a brand new facility, but inherit an established, robust clinical and surgical practice. Competitive salary, rank and track will be commensurate with credentials and experience.
The Mason Eye Institute is part of University Hospital and Clinics and is affiliated with the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital, located across the street from University Hospital. Our active research program encompasses both the basic and clinical sciences. Five fulltime faculty PhD researchers are involved in diverse areas of research. As one of few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing, and health professions on one campus there is ample opportunity for innovative collaboration.
In addition to excellent clinical and surgical skills, education of residents and medical students is integral to this position. We have a fully accredited residency program accepting three residents per year.
Qualifications:Candidate must be BC/BE in Ophthalmology with fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. Candidate must be eligible for unrestricted licensure in Missouri.
Candidates are asked to submit a letter of interest and current curriculum vitae to:
Rick Fraunfelder, MD, MBA
Chairman and Roy E. Mason and
Elizabeth Patee Mason Distinguished Professor
C/o Sue Mussatt, RN, CLVT
University of Missouri
Department of Ophthalmology
One Hospital Drive
Columbia, MO 65212
Fax: (573) 882-8474
The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Green Bay Eye Clinic/BayCare Clinic has an opening for a pediatric ophthalmologist to join our well established multi-specialty ophthalmology practice of 10 BC Ophthalmologists (general, pediatric, cornea, glaucoma, oculoplastic, and retina). This position offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits package with partnership track.Our main site constitutes a 30,000-sq. ft., health center, which also houses an urgent care center, pharmacy, labs, x-ray, primary care, and OB-GYN offices. The clinic is connected to a surgery center where over ninety percent of our surgical procedures are performed.Green Bay (Wisconsin) is a beautiful community located just north of Milwaukee and Chicago. Enjoy a pleasant combination of big city amenities, wholesome hometown charm, safe family oriented community, and superb educational systems which lead to our “All American City” award.BayCare Clinic is a successful and democratic physician owned and operated multi-specialty group with 17 specialties.
For further information please contact Lesley O’Connell at 877-269-9895 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit us at www.baycare.net.
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