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Bariatric Opportunities – Bariatrician
Community Health Network – Indianapolis, IN
Community Health Network is seeking a BE/BC Family Medicine or Internal Medicine trained Bariatrician for a brand new medical weight management program at Community Hospital North in Indianapolis. Ideal candidates will have a passion for developing a medical weight loss program and a willingness to provide support throughout the entire process. Candidates board certified in Bariatric Medicine are preferred.
Community Hospital North was recently recognized as a ‘Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence”, with the help of renowned Bariatric Surgeon, Dr. RoseMarie Jones. Our Bariatrician will have the support of Dr. Jones and the bariatric surgery team, as well as primary care physicians, exercise specialists, psychologists, behavioral coach support and dieticians.
Community Health Network is a network of 9 central Indiana hospitals and 6 Indiana Surgery Center locations. We are known for our physician partnerships and ranked among the top 40 integrated health care networks in the nation. Indiana is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top physician friendly states with low cost malpractice, a simplified licensing process and affordable cost of living. Known as the ‘Crossroads of America’, Indianapolis is the 14th largest city in the nation and an exciting community offering big-city amenities rich in athletics and cultural arts within a Midwest environment.
For further information, please contact:
Angie Trussel, Senior Network Physician Recruiter
Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center – Boston, MA
Boston Medical Center (BMC) and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) Department of Surgery seeking a new attending and surgery faculty member in the Section of Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss Surgery.
BMC is a 496-bed academic medical center located in Boston’s historic South End. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary care and family medicine to advanced specialty care. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all—and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England.
BMC is the principal teaching affiliate of Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM). BUSM is highly ranked and committed to urban and international health and has recognized leader in groundbreaking medical research.
The Section of Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss Surgery is a high volume service at BMC and provides non-surgical as well as surgical options for obesity such as bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery, gastric bypass, lap band and gastric sleeve surgery as well as minimally invasive/laparoscopic general surgery services. Our surgeons have performed thousands of successful operations and our Bariatric Surgical Program is recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons.
We ask that candidates who wish to be considered send a CV and cover letter describing the experiences that qualify them for our position. Please send all materials directly to: Gerard Doherty, MD, Utley Professor and Chair of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine and Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Minimally Invasive Surgery Position” in the subject line.
Boston University and Boston Medical Center are equal opportunity employers, committed to their common mission of improving the health of Boston’s residents while adhering to the highest standards of academic medicine. BMC and BUSM are affirmative action/equal employment employers.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Bariatric Nutrition Care Coordinator
Temple University Hospital – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bring your BEST. We do.
Temple University Hospital brings the best together.
With nationally recognized physicians, sophisticated services, advanced research and world-class teams that challenge you to be your best, our academic medical center is second to none. Here, in a premier setting for achieving goals — and realizing new ones — you’ll connect with patients and their families at a whole new level.
Are you looking for a modern hospital that is as collegial as it is inspiring? Is patient care your passion? Do you bring your best every day you come to work? Then join Temple. Your best is yet to come.
In this integral role, you will provide comprehensive nutritional care for our accredited Comprehensive Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Program. We will turn to your skills and expertise for multidisciplinary evaluation and education of preoperative bariatric patients through nutritional guidance and ongoing education before surgery, immediately following surgery and in long-term follow-up.
Your ability to assess nutritional needs and develop and implement individual patient care plans will be essential. You will also be offered the opportunity to update nutritional guidelines for the MBS Program and engage in academic activities related to nutrition, obesity and bariatric surgery.
- Bachelors degree required; Masters degree in Clinical Dietetics or related field preferred
- LDN-LIC – PA Dietician-Nutritionist
- Registered Dietician
- At least 2 years of experience providing nutritional care in a patient setting
- Experience in an obesity/bariatric setting as well as experience in a supervisory role preferred
- Bilingual candidates (English/Spanish) preferred, but not required We offer a competitive salary, a valuable 403(b) match and other excellent benefits including tuition assistance for you and full time undergraduate dependants that attend Temple University.
TUHS neither provides nor controls the provision of health care. All health care is provided by its member organizations or independent health care providers affiliated with TUHS member organizations. Each TUHS member organization is owned and operated pursuant to its governing documents.
Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Bariatric Surgeon with strong hernia repair interest – Carmel, Indiana
St Vincent Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE Bariatric Surgeon with strong Hernia repair interest for Carmel, Indiana.
- Join a well respected and established practice of 4 surgeons
- Middle level support in office as well as in surgery
- Teaching of residents
- Call 1:5
- Davinci Robot available
- Must be willing to help grow program through community outreach, etc
- Ultrasound available in the office
- Mentoring available
- Practice location is close to hospital
- Trauma program
SVMG offers a very competitive compensation package that includes: Competitive base salaries, Production/quality bonus potential, Starting bonus, Relocation allowance, CME, Comprehensive health benefits, Retirement savings plan (403b) with match, Malpractice with tail coverage and Generous paid time off.
St. Vincent Carmel is a 124-bed facility with more than 600 associates meeting the health care needs of the Carmel community and the people of Hamilton County since 1985. Services provided: Bariatric Weight Loss Center of Excellence, Cardiopulmonary Services, Emergency Services, Gastroenterology, Imaging Services, Immediate Care Center, Joint Replacement, Laboratory Services, Maternity Services, Neuroscience, Orthopedics, Sleep Lab, Spine Treatment, Sports Medicine, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Hospital and Surgery Services. Carmel is a suburb of Indianapolis located on the northside.
Money Magazine lists Carmel, Indiana as #1 on the “Best Places to live” rankings in 2012 and also as a choice as a great place to raise a family. As one of the fastest growing cities in Indiana, Carmel has a reputation for being a safe, family–oriented city, one with exceptional high-achieving schools, and strong support for the arts. Located in Hamilton County, Indiana, and home to nearly 70,000 residents, Carmel is situated immediately north of Indianapolis near major interstates and highways. Carmel schools have a long history of service to its community and a respected tradition of excellence in academics, athletics, performing arts, and other competitive events. Students at Carmel High School consistently score higher than state or national norms on standardized tests. Over 86% of the students in recent graduating classes have gone on to enroll in some post-secondary college or university.
We encourage interested candidates to contact Mona Hansen, Physician Recruiter, at 317-338-6140 or email@example.com.
Marquette General Hospital, Marquette MI
Marquette General a Duke Lifepoint Hospital is seeking a Bariatric Surgeon
- MBSAQIP verified surgeon preferred but not required
- Hospital Employed
- Competitive salary plus wRVU bonuses
- Sign-on bonus
Required Procedures: Roux-en-Y, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric banding, bariatric revision procedures in addition to general surgical procedures
Volume: Surgical procedures 2-3 days/week. Office 2-3 days per week to include pre-operative clearances, post-operative follow-up and consultative visits
Call to be determined
American Board of Obesity Medicine certified bariatrician in the practice
Bariatric trained registered dietitians
Bariatrician provides a supportive medical weight management program for those patients who do not qualify for surgery or do not want surgical intervention.
Practice is currently an Accredited Comprehensive Bariatric Center
Hospital has all bariatric specific equipment and the facility meets bariatric standards
Practice participates in MBSAQIP AND MBSC quality collaboratives
Experienced gastroenterologists available for supportive and diagnostic procedures
Psychologists with bariatric expertise on staff
Dedicated hospital nursing unit and staff
Medical teleconferencing available across the Upper Peninsula for patients
- Payor Mix 54% Blue Cross Blue Shield, 24% Medicare with the remainder commercial insurance, Medicare, and Tricare.
The Bariatric and Metabolic Institute has been serving the area since 2006. We are the regional referral center for the Upper Peninsula, Northern Lower Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin.
- Only nationally accredited program in Upper Peninsula
- Exceeding benchmarks for quality outcomes and patient satisfaction
- Over 1400 bariatric surgeries performed
We specialize in the treatment of obesity because obesity is a disease. If left untreated, it can lead to diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and higher risk of cancer. Metabolic and bariatric surgery is a safe and effective treatment for preventing or reversing these conditions.
We invite you to preview our unsurpassed scenic beauty, numerous recreational activities and a truly unmatched quality of life that awaits you in Upper Michigan. See it for yourself at www.marquettecountry.org
Marquette General Physician Recruitment
Clinical Dietitian II
Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, CA
As an 886-bed acute tertiary care teaching hospital with an unprecedented four-time Magnet® recognition, Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles has much to be proud of. We are proud of our reputation as a world-class healthcare provider and of our people who bring an unmatched passion to their profession. If you desire to move your career to a higher level, we invite you to join us.
This is your opportunity to play an important role in the nutritional care of our patients. As a Registered Dietitian you will conduct and implement a complete nutritional assessment using the Nutrition Care Process which is evidence- based in practice. You will be expected to use your critical thinking skills to develop an effective PES statement and a plan of care, as well as perform ongoing monitoring and evaluation of that care. Other duties will include collaboration with the active participation of patients/family/caregiver/client’s in establishing and implementing the plan of care, as well as collaborating and conferring with other professionals in monitoring and evaluating care. It will be your responsibility to evaluate the patient’s nutritional-related education needs and provide whatever education is needed, as well as information about appropriate and available resources and services. You will also develop and/or revise educational materials, guidelines, protocols and other resources to support clinical practice; review research and report findings for their application to dietetics practice; supervise the clinical nutrition care functions of the registered dietetic technicians; and act as a preceptor for student RD/DTR training programs as needed.
Your background should include two to six or more years of experience in an acute care hospital, preferably in a teaching institution and with progressively increasing responsibilities. Experience in bariatric treatment is required; medical weight management experience is preferred. Certification as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration is required and candidates awaiting the registration exam may be considered. A master’s degree is desirable.
In addition to teaching and professional development opportunities, Cedars-Sinai offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. For more information or to apply, visit us online at: https://www.cedars-sinaimedicalcenter.apply2jobs.com/ and reference Req #17888.
Your work. Your life. Your all.
Cedars-Sinai is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace. EOE
Bariatric Surgeon Position in Lewiston, Maine
Central Maine Medical Center
BARIATRIC SURGERY OPPORTUNITY IN MAINE: Central Maine Medical Center seeks a BC/BE fellowship trained Bariatric Surgeon to join it’s recognized and growing practice. Our Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence boasts a state-of-the-art minimally invasive surgical suite. We have a dedicated team of RNs, mental health professionals, and Associate Professional Staff providers who serve our patients in Central and Southern Maine. The Lewiston/Auburn community is situated in a great location close to the coast and also close to the mountains where outdoor activities abound.
Interested candidates should contact:
Julia Lauver, Medical Staff Recruiter
Central Maine Medical Center
300 Main Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
BC/BE family medicine or internal medicine physician
At Novant Health, we bring together world-class technology and professionals – like you – to help make our patients’ healthcare experience easier and more personal. Your commitment to care and our model of creating a seamless system of care for our patients are the foundation of our success.
BC/BE family medicine or internal medicine physician
Charlotte, North Carolina
The BC/BE family medicine or internal medicine physician must have expertise or interest in bariatric medicine.
This position includes competitive compensation, excellent medical and retirement benefits, CME and moving allowances.
Novant Health is a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system with more than 1,300 physicians and 450 allied health providers in 350 physician practices, 100 outpatient facilities and 15 medical centers in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia all joining forces to transform the patient experience.
For more detailed descriptions and to apply, contact Samantha Brown, physician recruiter, at samantha.brown@NovantHealth.org.
General Surgery, Bariatric RN
Find your extraordinary side.
Northside Hospital is award winning, state-of the art and one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions. Our team ranks number one in Consumer Choice Awards for Best Nurses, Most Personalized Care, Highest Patient Safety and for the past 15 consecutive years — Most Preferred Hospital in Atlanta for Overall Health Care Needs.
Our accomplishments are a direct result of the dedicated people on our team. We seek like minded, forward thinking professionals who share our vision to delivering nothing less than the best each and every day. Find your extraordinary side at Northside Hospital.
Accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, Northside Hospital has celebrated more than 30 years of bariatric excellence with the commitment to helping people battle obesity and take control of their lives.
Northside’s Med/Surg Unit provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services to help patients get back to their daily lives. This unit also participates in shared Governance Advancement and growth through our Clinical Advancement Program.
To be considered, you must be a graduate of an accredited school of Nursing with a minimum of 1 year recent Med/Surg experience in a hospital setting and be CPR certified.
In addition to your skills and expertise, Northside Hospital places a high level of importance on service excellence for all. In exchange, we offer extremely competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits:
- One of the two healthcare organizations in the area that provide an employer-funded pension plan
- An excellent 403b retirement plan with employer match
- Tuition reimbursement
We are also proud to say that for more than 20 years Northside Hospital has never missed an annual merit increase.
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, color or national origin in its employment practices.
Urgent Need for BC/BE Bariatric Surgeon in Las Vegas, NV
North Vista Hospital – Las Vegas, NV
Urgent need for a BC/BE Bariatric Surgeon for a Single Specialty Bariatric Surgery practice located in Las Vegas, NV. This practice is a well-established, high volume, stable practice with one other experienced, fellowship trained Bariatric Surgeon in an affluent area of town. Ideal candidate will be a self-starter, motivated and able to multi-task.
- Income Guarantee practice opportunity (with one year assistance period)
- Single Specialty Practice; includes one other Bariatric Surgeon
- Outlying clinic located near McCarran Airport
- Call Coverage will be phone coverage only
- No mid-levels in practice
- Support Staff will be provided and is already in place
For half a century, residents of North Las Vegas have turned to North Vista Hospital for healthcare. As the needs of the community have grown, North Vista has kept pace, expanding from its original 33-beds to become a 177-bed facility. North Vista offers comprehensive healthcare services, including emergency care, heart care, advanced surgical procedures, diagnostic imaging and help for a broad range of medical conditions. North Vista is an award-winning hospital that has been nationally recognized for medical excellence and is equipped with the most advanced medical technology, and staffed by a team of highly skilled healthcare professionals who take pride in providing high-quality health services and are equally dedicated to caring for patients with kindness and compassion.
North Las Vegas is a city in Clark County, Nevada, located in the Las Vegas Valley. It is near the city of Las Vegas, and the third largest city in the state of Nevada with a population of approximately 230,000 people. Located in the southern United States in the Mojave Desert, North Las Vegas sits north and east of Las Vegas. North Las Vegas has an arid climate, and is one of the driest places in the entire United States. Temperatures are mild in the winter and hot in the summer. Several mountain ranges are nearby in the Las Vegas Valley.
The North Las Vegas operates an extensive system of open spaces, parks and leisure services and currently maintains 34 parks totaling more than 475 acres of developed park land. The city is home to three excellent golf courses—one of which is ranked 31 in the top 100 golf courses in the country by Golf Digest. Despite difficult economic conditions nationwide, North Las Vegas is paving the way to become a premier site for green sustainable industries and high-tech businesses. The city also fosters a positive environment for new small businesses and entrepreneurial endeavors.
Please e-mail CV: firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: 615-467-1293 or call Anne Long at 615-467-1353.
Enloe Medical Center
Physician Assistant – Bariatric Program
Facility: Esplanade Campus, Chico CA
Department: Bariatric Clinic
- Full-Time – Varied
The Physician Assistant (PA), under the direction of the Medical Director and the onsite Supervising Physician provides and coordinates direct patient care and may act as a first assistant to the supervising surgeon. The PA provides diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventative healthcare service, as delegated by a physician. The PA will report to service line coordinator for all employee/employer issues regarding departmental and organizational operations. The PA consistently demonstrates the core values of Enloe Medical Center and serves as a role model to other employees.
EDUCATION / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE
- One year clinical experience as Physician Assistant in an acute care facility
- Recent bariatric experience or interest in bariatrics
- Bilingual in Spanish desirable
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS:
- Current California Physician Assistant License
- Certification by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant (NCCPA)
- Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) number or in process of obtaining
- Current AHA-HCP CPR recognition
- ACLS within 6 months of hire
- Credentialed through the Enloe Medical Staff Office
SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE / ABILITIES
Must have the confidence and experience to work independently with diverse patient populations and experience in accessing specialty referrals and community resources. Must have the ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally. Must demonstrate technical competence, professional clinical judgment, communication skills and sensitivity for the patient and family.
To apply, please visit our website at www.enloe.org/careers
For further information, contact: Sara Calderon
McMaster University/St.Joseph’s Healthcare
Academic Bariatric Surgeon – Hamilton, Ontario
As a leader of excellence in the areas of clinical care, research and innovation, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton has cared for its patients, staff and community in a spirit of compassion and commitment for over 118 years. This 726-bed acute care, research and teaching hospital is also home to the internationally renowned Centre for Minimal Access Surgery, which offers education and training in minimally invasive procedures for surgeons and nurses. In addition to being a lead site for the Provincial Bariatric Surgical Network, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton is also now designated as one of six Bariatric Centres of Excellence in the province of Ontario.
The Department of Surgery of McMaster University in affiliation with St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton is seeking applications from suitable candidates for the position of Bariatric Surgeon at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The individual must be eligible for license in the province of Ontario and have Fellowship and/or specialized training in Bariatric Surgery. Prospective candidates must have experience in a multidisciplinary Bariatric program and will participate in the General Surgery on-call schedule.
This position will have a strong academic/research focus. The individual will have demonstrated research success and productivity and will be expected to initiate and participate in education and training at all levels, including post-graduate Minimally Invasive Surgery. He/she will have a geographic full time appointment with the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University.
In accordance with Canada’s Immigration policy, this advertisement is directed to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. St. Joseph’s Healthcare and McMaster University are committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities, and visible minorities.
Interested candidates should submit their Curriculum Vitae by September 1, 2014 to:
Dr. Susan Reid, Professor & Chair
Department of Surgery
B3-155 Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre
711 Concession Street East
Hamilton, ON L8V 1C3
Or via email to email@example.com
Bariatrician – MA
Bariatrician– Southcoast Physicians Group
Southcoast Physicians Group is the region’s largest integrated network of multidisciplinary physicians and mid-level providers with a reputation for quality and community commitment. Southcoast Physicians Group is seeking a Bariatrician to join our collaborative team consisting of bariatric surgeons, mid-level providers, nurses, dieticians, psychologists and a great support staff.
- Ideal candidate will be BC/BE in Bariatric Surgery or BC in IM or FM with anticipation of becoming BC in Bariatric Surgery
- Duties will include pre-op medical screening, postoperative follow-up for vertical sleeve gastrectomy and roux-en-y gastric bypass, post –operative acute visits and medical weight management of the non-surgical patients.
- MD or DO with completion of US residency required
The Bariatric Surgery program at Southcoast Health has been an ASMBS/MBSAQIP Center of Excellence since 2006 and is the region’s largest bariatric program, completing more than 650 bariatric procedures per year. For more information about the Southcoast Center for Weight Loss is available at http://www.southcoast.org/weightloss/
Compensation & Benefits
- Competitive guaranteed base salary with additional incentive compensation
- Comprehensive benefits including health, life and disability
- Malpractice coverage of $2m/$6m
- Signing bonus & relocation assistance
- Non-profit health care delivery system with three notable hospitals (St. Luke’s, Charlton and Tobey) and 41 ancillary facilities throughout the region, including a new Ambulatory Care Center in Fairhaven, MA
- Serves more than 700,000 people in 33 communities throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and East Bay, Rhode Island
- Noteworthy services including cardiac care (including open heart), brain/spine, Robotic and bariatric surgery and new center for cancer care
- Strong reputation for quality, community commitment and financial stability
Please go to http://www.southcoast.org/md to learn about Southcoast Physicians Group and the communities we serve.
- Exceptionally located on the southeastern coastline of Massachusetts with quaint villages, ocean waters and rural landscapes
- One hour drive to some of key attractions including the urban diversity of Boston and Providence and the vacation spots of Newport, RI and Cape Cod, MA.
Apply in confidence to:
Bariatrician – Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Bariatrician – Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
The Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care (part of Loyola University Medical Center) located just outside of Chicago IL, is seeking an experienced bariatrician to join its multidisciplinary team. The center focuses on both surgical and medical treatment of obesity and related comorbidities. The physician will be working closely with bariatric surgeons, psychologists, dieticians, and exercise physiologists. Research and teaching opportunities available as well.
Interested candidates should contact either:
Dr. Bipan Chand, Medical Director – firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Jessica Bartfield – email@example.com
Patient Coordinator – Beverly Hills, CA
Private Practice in Southern California seeking a patient coordinator for Bariatrics. Busy practice requires an additional patient care coordinator with experience in the Bariatric field. Position entails the following: coordinate patient to have nutrition and psych evaluation done. Submit Letter of Medical Necessity to insurance, help patients with medical clearance, pre-operative diet, post-operative diet, and help schedule surgery.
Our practice provides a comprehensive program of education and care for morbidly obese and our allied health members include internal medicine, mental health providers, registered dietitians, and surgical staff who are specialists in the management of obesity. We offer Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Adjustable Gastric Band, Band Conversion to Sleeve, Band over Bypass and the Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass procedure. Candidate must be experienced in the Bariatric field for 3+ years Our practice is located in five different locations in Southern California, this position is for the Beverly Hills location. Full benefit package includes: competitive salary and bonus, health insurance, and paid time off.
Please email your resume to Natasha@drfeiz.com.