1+ months

Hand and/or Upper Extremity Orthopaedic Surgeon

USA Health
Mobile, Alabama 36604
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

USA Health is Transforming Medicine™ along the Gulf Coast. Beginning with the founding of the USA College of Medicine in 1973, USA Health stands as the only academic medical center along the upper Gulf Coast. It provides excellent healthcare to the region's diverse population at USA Health University Hospital and the renowned USA Health Children's & Women's hospital, one of only five freestanding hospitals in the country dedicated to the healthcare of children and women. Continuous research and technological advancements keep USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute at the forefront of cancer treatment and outcomes.  

The University of South Alabama Health System helps people lead longer, better lives through its excellence in education, research and medical care. Each year, our team of 601 faculty and physicians, 289 residents and fellows, 165 advanced practitioners, and 1,340 nurses handle some 556,000 physician encounters. TheUSAHealth system delivers 2,400 babies a year, more than any other regional hospital, and treats patients through some 72,000-emergency room visits annually. University Hospital is the region’s only Level I trauma center. 
 
In addition to advanced and innovative patient care at University hospitals and clinics, USA’s medical education programs provide first-class training experiences for the next generation of physicians and scientists. TheUSAHealth System delivers excellence in care while improving the quality of life for residents across the Gulf Coast. 
 
TheUSAHealth System is managed by theUSAHealthCare Management,LLC. USA Health System employees more than 3,600 people and includes USA Health University Hospital, USA Children's & Women's Hospital, USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute, USA Health Physicians Group and the USA Health College of Medicine

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of South Alabama Health System is seeking a hand and/or upper extremity fellowship trained, BE/BC orthopaedic surgeon to join the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery. USA Health University Hospital maintains a Level I Trauma Center with over 2,000 trauma admissions per year, and is the region's largest trauma center. This represents a unique opportunity to help develop a robust hand and upper extremity service.

The successful candidate will have a keen interest in academic surgery in the areas of patient care, resident and student education, and trauma-related clinical and translational research. For applicants interested in physician leadership opportunities we will support an opportunity to receive a MBA for Healthcare Professionals at USA Mitchell College of Business.

Candidates who have completed an accredited training program, and are eligible for and maintain an unrestricted Alabama medical license are eligible to apply. Please submit a letter of interest and recent curriculum vitae to kshamburger@health.southalabama.edu or apply online at https://southalabama.peopleadmin.com/postings/23315

USA Health strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.

https://www.usahealthsystem.com/

https://www.usahealthsystem.com/specialties/orthopaedics

https://www.southalabama.edu/

Requirements

Fellowship Trained, BE/BC Orthopaedic Surgeon 

Interest in academic surgery in the areas of patient care, resident and student education, and trauma-related clinical and translational research. 

Candidates who have completed an accredited training program, and are eligible for and maintain an unrestricted Alabama medical license are eligible to apply.

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Posted: 2021-12-06 Expires: 2022-02-04

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