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Bariatric Surgeon

Christiana Institute of Advanced Surgery (CHRIAS), Newark, DE

Christiana Institute of Advanced Surgery (CHRIAS), located in the heart of the healthcare district in Newark, Delaware, is seeking a board certified General/Bariatric Surgeon to join our team of physicians who specialize in Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss surgery. Delaware is a family friendly location and offers an excellent quality of life in a prosperous region.

Founded by Drs. Isaias Irgau and Gail Wynn, CHRIAS strives to provide the highest quality and unsurpassed bariatric care in the region. Our team of six bariatric surgeons and a physician assistant treat patients from DE, MD, NJ, PA, and the surrounding areas. CHRIAS has three sites in Delaware: Newark, North Wilmington, and Dover and has business partnerships with the major healthcare systems in the State of Delaware; including American Surgery Center (ASC), Christiana Care, and St. Francis Hospital. Our established affiliations allow us to serve our patient’s needs.

The right candidate must be board certified or board eligible. Qualifying factors include extensive experience in performing bariatric procedures such as laparoscopic gastric bypass, laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, and robotic assisted procedures. Our range of treatment extends beyond weight loss and general surgery, as we assist with nutrition counseling, hernia repairs, and surgeries relating to cancer.

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, 401K, comprehensive medical benefits including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision coverage, paid discretionary time, and much more. CHRIAS is in search of a surgeon who can promote the vision instilled by our team while providing the best medical treatment for our patients and the surrounding areas. The surgeon will be a key player in the lives of patients pre, post, and during treatment.

Interested candidates, please submit CV/Resume, supplemental documentation, and references to the link provided below:

https://umusa.quickbase.com/db/bhm5d4xt3?a=nwr

Posted:9/21/17
Expires: 12/21/17


Bariatric Surgery PA

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Excellent opportunity for experienced Physician Assistant to work in a hospital-based surgical practice at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center. New graduates with a passion for surgical services will be considered. The PA will work as part of a team with our bariatric surgeons, program coordinator, registered dietitian and behavioral health therapist. The PA would be involved in all aspects of patient care including:
• Providing office consultations
• First assisting on general, foregut, bariatric and Da Vinci Robotic surgeries
• Inpatient rounding, prescribing or recommending prescriptions for medication and other treatments according to established federal and state regulations and requirements
• Performing, ordering, and evaluating results of lab, x-ray, and diagnostic tests as indicated
• Provides coverage for other providers’ patients when a provider is unavailable
• Assisting in acute care of patients, follow-ups, messages and prescription refills

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS:
• 2-3 years of surgical experience (minimally invasive surgery preferred)
• Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

Job Type: Full-time

Contact: Jennifer Fadner jh3@bcm.edu

Posted:9/21/17
Expires: 10/21/17


Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner – Clinic

Northwest Weight Loss Surgery, Everett, Washington

Our program includes; medical weight loss, surgical weight loss procedures, nutritional and exercise counseling, and psychological support. We are currently looking for a PA-C or ARNP to join our team that has the desire to interact with patients in a manner that supports the mission and goals of our program. You will work alongside bariatric surgeons, nursing staff, dietitians, medical assistants, insurance coordinator, and psychiatric nurse practitioner.

Responsibilities include:

  • Medical weight loss and weight management
  • Preforming Lap-Band adjustments and swallow studied with c-arm (fluoroscopy)
  • Surgical pre and post-operative education and care
  • Hospital discharging and rounding
  • Medical weight loss intake and patient management
  • Lab review and interpretation

Requirements:

  • PA-C/ARNP with unrestricted WA license
  • Prescriptive authority with current WA DEA registration
  • Excellent clinical judgement
  • Ability to communicate effectively with other team members

Situated 20 minutes north of Seattle, Northwest Weight Loss Surgery offers excellent health benefits, Paid Time Off, CME allowance, and retirement program. Salary based on experience and ability to contribute to the Team.

Please send resume and cover letter to gaia@nwwls.com

Posted:9/21/17
Expires: 11/21/17


BARIATRIC COORDINATOR – RN

Keck Medicine of USC, Los Angeles, California

Come be a part of a world-class health care facility and an important member of the Trojan family. Behind every patient success is the dedication of a unique team of skilled and talented individuals who help make Keck Medicine of USC one of the premier healthcare systems in the country. As a member of the USC health care team, you will help build upon the university’s exceptional expertise in patient care as well taking advantage of our excellent compensation package and excellent benefits.

JOB DUTIES:
Coordination of the Bariatric Surgery Program, including; data collection, maintaining data quality/integrity, ensuring all MBSAQIP criteria met, annual QI projects, survey preparation, chart review, analysis and trending, education of staff, and to serve as a resource for all departments. Marketing program to increase volume and facilitating monthly seminars. Maintaining database of patients. May be required to provide direct patient care within the scope of RN licensure. Incumbent is responsible for managing the day-to-day clinical operations and the Bariatric Surgery Program.

REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum Education:
Completion of a nursing program that qualifies for RN licensure under the CA Board of Nursing guidelines

Minimum Experience/Knowledge:
Minimum of six (6) months experience in an acute care setting. Experience in the care and coordination of care for bariatric patients strongly preferred. Administrative experience at the Program Manager level preferred. Experience with TJC accreditation and DHS regulations strongly preferred. Case Management principles and operations experience strongly preferred.

Required License/Certification:
California Registered Nursing License required.
Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association required.
Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.

Interested candidates please apply online at by pasting the following link into your browser:

https://usc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/ExternalUSCCareers/job/Los-Angeles-CA—Health-Sciences-Campus/RN-Coordinator—Bariatrics—Full-Time-8-Hour-Days_REQ20040976-1

In addition, please feel free to send your resume and cover letter to David Zandueta, Recruiter at david.zandueta@med.usc.edu

Posted:9/6/17
Expires: 12/6/17


Dietitian I

PeaceHealth, Eugene, OR

PeaceHealth Medical Group in Eugene, Oregon is seeking a Dietitian I to join our team in the Bariatric Center.

In this full-time role, you’ll be responsible for coordinating all aspects of nutrition care and consulting with other multidisciplinary healthcare professionals as a part of the bariatric surgery team. Ideally, you will bring knowledge of the Nutrition Care Process including: nutrition assessment, identification of nutritional diagnosis, implementation of appropriate nutrition intervention, and formulation of patient specific goals to determine potential success after surgery and meet weight loss goals for pre-surgery requirements. This role is also using best practice for determining post-operative dietary guidelines and nutritional supplementation needs.

The PeaceHealth Surgical Bariatric Center team offers coordinated care for people with Obesity and varied co morbid conditions.

Our team includes surgeons, a psychologist, a patient coordinator, data and quality coordinator, medical assistants and registered dietitians. We provide short-term evaluation as well as long-term post-surgical management.

We offer a friendly work environment, a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package!

Eugene-Springfield is the home of the University of Oregon, Eugene boasts cultural amenities typical of much larger cities, from the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art to the world-famous Oregon Bach Festival.

For more info or to apply, please visit our website: www.peacehealth.org/careers, search for job# 148687.
You may email Recruitment@peacehealth.org with any questions (please note: this email does not accept resumes or applications). Thank you for your interest!

Posted:8/31/17
Expires: 9/30/17


PA/NP

Bon Secours Surgical Specialists, Coastal Virginia (Hampton Roads)

PA/NP needed for busy Bariatric Surgery Practice in Hampton Roads, VA (VA Beach area). Duties include: routine pre/post-operative care of patients with Lap-Bands, Sleeve Gastrectomy, and Gastric Bypass, as well as management of patients with weight regain after previous bariatric surgery. Inpatient rounds, and outpatient/office care will be main need, but may expand to include OR 1st Assisting.

Bon Secours Weight Loss Institute is a well-established, multidisciplinary program with excellent benefits and competitive salary.

Please contact Christa Black, PA-C for more information: 757-354-0743
email: christa_black@bshsi.org

Posted:8/24/17
Expires: 11/24/17


Bariatric/General Surgeon

McCarty Weight loss center, Dallas, Texas

Private practice opportunity in Dallas. High volume, innovative bariatric and general surgery practice in need of a general surgeon with additional training or experience in bariatric surgery. Starting salary $180,000 or above depending on experience and opportunity for partnership is available. Must possess solid technical skill, compassionate bedside manner, leadership ability and work ethic. Support for relocation, clinical research and expansion beyond Dallas is available. This is a rapidly expanding, high demand practice with all of the opportunities that come with it.

Our practice is located near the White Rock Lake, Dallas Arboretum,within top rated schools, close to fine dining, art districts, and a variety of entertainment.

Please email resume to Carlos@mccartyweightloss.com

Posted:8/22/17
Expires: 11/22/17


PA/NP

So Arizona Ctr for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tucson, AZ

Our highly regarded, long-established and growing bariatric surgery program is seeking a NP/PA with an interest and/or experience in bariatric medicine. We’re looking for a high energy, enthusiastic and compassionate professional with excellent communication skills to join our dynamic team of surgeons, NPs and PA. Responsibilities will include:
 Initial consultations with patients, including histories and physicals
 Medical management of patients for up to 5 years post-operatively
 Hospital rounding and consultations as needed
 Coordinating patient & staff education and support groups as part of a multi-disciplinary team
 Assisting in surgery if a PA/RNFA

The successful candidate will have at least two years experience and is ACLS certified. Will require an Arizona license. Spanish speaking and EHR experience a plus. Arizona Community Surgeons has an excellent benefits package including 401(k), profit sharing, PTO, paid CME, life insurance, health insurance, HSA, disability, and holidays. No call. This practice was established in 2002 and currently utilizes two private hospitals. We offer a healthy workplace environment that emphasizes personal and professional growth and development, team collaboration, and focuses on providing consistently excellent, compassionate, and respectful care for our patients.

You can visit our websites at: www.arizonaweightloss.com and www.acssurgeons.com

Brenda Velasco
bvelasco@acssurgeons.com
Phone# 520-219-8690

Posted:8/21/17
Expires: 11/21/17


Internist with Passion for Obesity Related Diseases

Sparrow Health System, East Lansing, Michigan

Sparrow Medical Group is a large multispecialty physician group that delivers exceptional quality care and is the premier physician organization in a diverse and family friendly community. Sparrow Health System and Sparrow Medical Group are committed to improving access to medical care across the Mid-Michigan region. Sparrow Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE Internist with a passion for obesity related diseases to support all medical aspects of patient care in the Sparrow Medical Group Bariatric Office located in East Lansing, Michigan.

• Outpatient Only
• Non-surgical, medicinal support
• 100% Adult patient population
• Onsite Psychology services and a Nutrition & Wellness Coach
• Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
• EPIC EMR
• B1G Ten University city
• Top performer in quality initiatives

Position is hospital-employed and offers:

• Excellent compensation and benefits including vacation, holiday time off, medical, dental and vision coverage
• Relocation assistance negotiable, 401(k) with matching funds, generous CME benefits
• Malpractice insurance that includes tail coverage

Barb Hilborn, Manager, Provider Recruitment
Office: 800.968.3225 | Fax: 517.364.6288
Email: barbara.hilborn@sparrow.org

Posted:8/21/17
Expires: 11/21/17


Bariatric Surgeon – Medical Director

Mission Health, Asheville, NC

Located in the beautiful mountains of Asheville, North Carolina!

Mission Health seeks an ABS BC Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgeon with 2 or more years’ experience. This individual will lead a well-established, bariatric center of excellence.

Opportunity Highlights:
• Mission Weight Management, a hospital supported out-patient clinic is comprised of an excellent patient and bariatric surgeon supportive, multidisciplinary team. Staff includes an Internist, Bariatrician, Psychologist, LPC, LCSW, 4 Dietitians, PA-C, Exercise Specialist, and numerous operation and clinical support staff.
• State-of-the-art hospital clinic providing exercise services on-site, demonstration kitchen, telehealth, innovation technology and retail/e-commerce specializing in bariatric retail.
• Mission Weight Management are proud to have earned the Blue Cross Blue Shield Blues Distinction Center + designation. Our program is also designated as an Optum Health Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, a Cigna 3 Star Quality Bariatric Center and a Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center as designated by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

About Mission Health:
Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the state’s sixth-largest health system and the region’s only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health has been recognized as one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems 2012-2015 by Truven Health Analytics, formerly Thomson Reuters. Mission Health is the only health system in the nation to receive this recognition four years in a row, and the only health system in North Carolina to achieve Top 15 recognition.

Please Contact:
Joseph Brown: Joseph.Brown@msj.org

Posted:8/18/17
Expires: 11/18/17


Obesity and Bariatric Medicine Specialist

Summa Health System, Akron, Ohio

Summa Health is seeking an experienced board certified Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physician with a strong interest in obesity management to join our employed physician group, Summa Health Medical Group.
The selected candidate will become a member of Summa Health Medical Group, a multi-specialty group practice of 350+ physicians employed by the Summa Health System. Summa Health – headquartered in Akron, Ohio – is one of the largest integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems in the state. With 2 hospitals and 20+ health centers, Summa Health provides access to care throughout the region.

Candidate Requirements:
• Board Certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
o Willingness to obtain board certification in obesity medicine (after approximately 2 years of practicing)
• Unrestricted Ohio License or willingness to obtain
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Commitment to quality care in a patient centered, team-based environment
• Candidates for this position should have a passion for obesity and weight loss management

Opportunity Highlights:
• Employed position with comprehensive benefit package
• Competitive compensation with salary guarantee
• Join a rapidly growing program that began in 2004; currently 1 provider working to capacity
• Monday-Friday 7:00a-4:30p schedule allowing for excellent work/life balance
• Treat patients in both our surgical and non-surgical weight management programs
• No call or hospital component
• Opportunity to work with medical students and residents
• Ability to work in different offices/communities
• Experienced and efficient support staff including surgeons, dieticians, psychologist, nurse practitioner, RN, and 25 additional team members
• Epic System’s EMR

Community Information:
• Rising from the rolling hills of the Western Reserve along the Ohio & Erie Canal, Akron is a vital heartland city at the center of multiple major transportation routes and only 40 minutes from Cleveland. Akron is surrounded by lush greenery and adjacent to Cuyahoga Valley National Park. In 2015, Forbes Magazine named Akron, Ohio as one of America’s 20 most affordable cities. The downtown hosts a vibrant arts scene and world class shopping. Northeast Ohio offers many quality primary and secondary education options.

EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

For more information, please contact:
Christine Vaught
Physician Recruiter

Summa Health
Corporate Services Center | 1077 Gorge Blvd. | Akron, OH 44310
p 234.312.6396 c 330.715.6176 f 234.312.6470
vaughtc@summahealth.org

Posted:8/16/17
Expires: 10/16/17


Bariatric Surgery PA

St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Grand Junction, Colorado

Bariatric Surgery PA:
Track and coach patients progress through pre-operative period, following ordered labs, tests and studies. Provide direct patient care including gastric band adjustments, evaluate outcomes, consult with other providers/specialists as needed and adjust nursing care processes to ensure optimal patient care.

Prescribes or recommends prescriptions for medication and other treatments according to established federal and state regulations and requirements.

Performs, orders, and evaluates results of lab, x-ray, and diagnostic tests as indicated.

Provides coverage for other providers’ patients when a provider is unavailable. Assists in acute care, follow ups, messages and prescription refills. Excludes patients covered under a case global period.

About St.Mary’s Hospital:

St. Mary’s Medical Center in Grand Junction, Colorado is part of SCL Health System, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.

Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health — and hope — to our patients.

Fast Facts about St. Mary’s and Grand Junction
Grand Junction , Colo. (estab. 1896) Population: 146,000
Awe-inspring natural beauty and the dramatic red rock landscape of the Colorado National Monument
300+ days of sunshine
Exhilarating outdoor adventures including hiking, camping, biking or skiing on the Grand Mesa
Incredible whitewater rafting on the Colorado River
Hundreds of miles of world-class mountain biking trails
A charming downtown full of great shops, restaurants, art galleries, and more
The heart of Colorado’s wine country
Close to world-famous destinations such as Moab, Utah, Telluride, Aspen, and Glenwood Springs
Regional Medical Center serving western Colo. & eastern Utah
2,020 associates, 434 physicians
346 beds (310 are staffed)
Services & Expertise
Cardiac & Vascular Services
CareFlight
Center for Brain & Spine Surgery
Emergency Services
Family Medicine Residency
Level II Trauma Center with Pediatric Commitment
Neonatal Intensive Care
Orthopedics & Spine Center
Primary Stroke Center
Regional Blood Center
Regional Cancer Center
Surgical Specialties incl. minimally invasive & robotics
Women’s Health & Childbirth Services

Miranda Ashman
Provider Recruiter
St. Mary’s regional Medical Center
[miranda.ashman@sclhs.net[(mailto:miranda.ashman@sclhs.net)
970-298-1990

Posted:8/16/17
Expires: 11/16/17


Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program

Memorial Healthcare System, Hollywood, FL

Memorial Healthcare System, located in South Florida, is seeking a general surgery residency program director to lead the development and implementation of a new general surgery residency program. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and motivated leader to be involved in the development of a fully supported and groundbreaking program in a large and recognized dynamic healthcare system.

The successful candidate must be clinically active in and have current board-certification in general surgery. Additionally, candidates must also have documented educational and administrative experience acceptable to the ACGME General Surgery Residency Review Committee and be able to successfully obtain a Florida medical license and a medical staff appointment with Memorial Healthcare System. Previous experience as a core faculty member, Associate Program Director or Program Director in an ACGME –accredited general surgery program is also required.

In addition to previous leadership/administrative experience, candidates should also have excellent interpersonal, communication and team building skills. All candidates should be either a board-certified general surgeon or ABMS certified subspecialist who exhibits a passion for medical education, teaching and mentoring. Responsibilities will include authority over and accountability for the overall operation of the general surgery residency program. This includes responsibility for the quality of didactic and clinical education as well as the administration and maintenance of an environment conducive to educating residents in each of the ACGME competency areas.

This is also a unique opportunity for qualified candidates to provide clinical medical educational leadership while delivering surgical services within the Memorial Healthcare System. The program director will be provided with the appropriate protected administrative time to operationalize the program.

This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.

About Memorial Healthcare System:
Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work.

About South Florida:
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.

Contact Information:
To submit your CV for consideration, please visit
http://www.memorialphysician.com/opportunities/employed-detail.aspx?id=FY18-30.
Additional information about Memorial Healthcare System can be found at mhs.net.

Posted:8/16/17
Expires: 11/16/17


Bariatric Surgeon

CNY Surgical, Syracuse, NY

Central New York Surgical Physicians, P.C. (CNYSP) is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible general surgeon with specialized training in bariatric surgery to join our 12-member General Surgery group in Syracuse, NY. The candidate will join an established, highly regarded practice with offices in Syracuse and nearby Liverpool, NY, and will perform surgeries at Crouse Hospital’s Witting Surgical Center.

We are proud of the caring, compassionate weight loss surgery team that’s helping thousands of Central New Yorkers lead more productive, healthier and fulfilling lives. From trusted surgeons to nutritional experts to a support group that shares everything from recipes to a healthy dose of inspiration, Crouse is leading the way in bariatric surgery in Central New York. We’re also proud to be the only CNY weight loss surgery program to earn both Blue Distinction Center + and Blue Distinction Center designation for gastric stapling and banding procedures from Excellus BC/BS. Crouse is a designated United HealthCare Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery and an Aetna Institute of Quality for Bariatric Surgery provider. All – This isPerforming over 400 weight loss surgery procedures annually, Crouse is also a Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center as designated by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

In addition to bariatric surgery, CNYSP surgeons specialize in general surgery, breast care, robotic surgery, laparoscopic surgery, minimally invasive vein surgery and wound care. CNYSP offers a competitive compensation plan with comprehensive benefits (health, dental, 401K, profit sharing, life, disability and more). Physicians receive a generous amount of CME and PTO.

A private, not-for-profit hospital, Crouse Hospital has 506 beds and 57 bassinets and provides emergency care, inpatient acute care, rehabilitation, and maternity care. Crouse is a designated Regional Stroke Center and Chest Pain and Heart Failure Center and performs more robotic surgical procedures than any other area hospital. Crouse, in partnership with CNYSP, is also the only area hospital to provide overnight surgical hospitalist coverage 24/7.

Syracuse is located in Central New York in the Finger Lakes region and provides a choice between city, suburban and rural communities that all have an excellent quality of life and affordable cost of living. This area is a popular vacation destination that offers year-round recreation including golfing, fishing, hunting, hiking, biking, and skiing. Syracuse is a short drive to New York City, Boston and Toronto.

Please send CV’s to:
Stacy Varre
Physician Recruiter
stacyvarre@crouse.org

Posted:8/14/17
Expires: 10/14/17


Bariatrician

WVU Medicine, Morgantown, WV

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, is actively recruiting a full time Bariatrician to join three bariatric surgeons at our large academic medical center in Morgantown, WV. WVU Medicine Bariatrics has been reaccredited as a comprehensive center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). The accreditation demonstrates WVU Medicine’s commitment to delivering the highest quality care for its bariatric surgery patients.

WVU Medicine Bariatrics offers a comprehensive, surgical weight loss program with a strong focus on pre-surgery education and post-operative success. The Bariatrician will provide medical weight management of non-surgical and surgical patients. Regular follow-up appointments and monthly support groups are designed to help patients succeed. The program offers a team approach to treating severe obesity and includes dietitians, clinical psychologists, physician assistants, and nurses who work with each patient before, during, and after the surgery to ensure patients receive the best care. In addition, WVU Medicine Bariatrics has access to healthcare experts who provide a complete range of specialty care and state-of-the-art imaging and scanning services.

Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (foreign educational equivalent accepted) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in internal medicine and hold an active certification from the American Board of Obesity Medicine at the time of appointment. Responsibilities include providing excellent patient care in addition to teaching medical students and general surgery residents.

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

To learn more, visit http://wvumedicine.org/services/surgery/bariatrics-weight-loss-surgery/ and apply online by clicking here: WVUMedicineMorgantownCareers.

WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

Posted:08/02/17
Expires: 10/02/17


General Surgeon

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts

The Department of Surgery and the Division of General Surgery at Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians seeks to recruit a general surgeon who will be primarily based at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Milton in Milton, Massachusetts.  The successful candidate will assume the role of Medical Director of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Program at BID-Milton.  The candidate will also hold clinical privileges at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston where she/he will assume the role of Program Director of the MIS Fellowship.  Candidates must be Board-certified or Board-eligible in General Surgery. Candidates with fellowship training or special qualifications in advanced laparoscopy are preferred. Candidates must have a record of academic accomplishment in basic or clinical research, systems management, surgical education and/or simulation. The ideal candidate should also possess exceptional teamwork, program development and mentorship abilities. The successful candidate for this position may be considered for Harvard Medical School appointment as Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with experience and achievements.

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton is a growing 88-bed regional community hospital nationally recognized for quality of care and patient safety. The hospital serves a market area of almost 475,000 people in the southern suburbs of Boston.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applications are made online at www.hmfphysicians.org/careers. Please respond to requisition #17130.

Posted: 08/02/17
Expires: 11/02/17


Bariatric Surgeon

Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

Bariatric Surgery Opportunity Charlotte, NC

The Department of Surgery at Carolinas Medical Center, part of Carolinas HealthCare System is actively seeking a Bariatric Surgeon to join the Carolinas Weight Management program, one of the few programs designated as a MBSAQIP Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the American College of Surgeons.

Qualified Candidates must be
• BC/BE by the ABS
• Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery experience of 2 or more years
• Endoscopy skills preferred
• Research experience preferred

Carolinas Medical Center (CMC), an 874 quaternary level major medical center is the flagship hospital for the Carolinas Healthcare System, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative integrated healthcare organizations.

Carolinas Weight Management, created in 2007, was the first in the region to combine medical and surgical weight loss programs within the same center, thus providing the most comprehensive and advanced medical weight loss options to patients.

Carolinas Weight Management and Wellness Center includes board certified and fellowship trained surgeons who specialize in minimally invasive bariatric surgery, medical physician bariatricians, Advanced Care Practitioners, registered dietitians, exercise specialists, mental health professions, insurance specialists as well as nurses and clinical assistants.

To submit a CV for consideration please contact Jayna Wojciak, Physician Recruiter at Jayna.Wojciak@carolinashealthcare.org, or 704-631-1181.

Posted: 07/18/17
Expires: 10/18/17


Bariatrician

Bronson Health, Kalamazoo, MI

Bronson Healthcare Group is looking for a full-time Bariatrician/Medical Weight Management Physician to join a team of medical bariatrician, physician assistant, dieticians at the Bronson Metabolic Specialist. This is a busy medical weight management program and we provide comprehensive weight management to our patients. Our team works towards providing customized weight management based on individual patient needs.

As part of our team you are expected to perform the following:

-Outpatient consultations for new and follow up patients.

-No calls

-Provide medical weight management of non-surgical patients – which includes intense behavior modification counseling, use of meal replacement products, prescription medications for weight management.

-Provide pre-operative and post-operative care for bariatric surgical patients

-Collaborate with Bariatric Team – dieticians, bariatric surgery program coordinator, data collection coordinator, behavior health specialist and exercise physiologist.

-Provide Weight management information sessions to our patients.

-Provide medical education through community talks and employee health.

-Participate in ongoing system-wide provider education about obesity management, including primary care, specialties, and ancillary services.

This position represents an exciting opportunity for the right physician who has a passion for treating Obesity with multi-disciplinary team approach. The ideal candidate will possess excellent clinical, leadership, and interpersonal skills, have 5+ years of clinical experience and be Board Certified in Bariatrics or should be Board Certified in IM or FP with anticipation of becoming Board Certified in Bariatrics.

Chris Cook, Physician Recruiter cookc@bronsonhg.org

Posted: 07/18/17
Expires: 10/18/17