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Ministry Health Care, part of Ascension Wisconsinis currently seeking a Gerontologist or IM/FM Ger/MED certified physician interested in providing specialized care for our geriatric population in Northern Wisconsin. This practice will be approximately 55% nursing home/assisted living coverage and 45% general outpatient.This is an ideal opportunityto join an established team with two other Gerontologists and two Advanced Practice Clinicians.

- Part Time
- Will work collaboratively with the other physician to provide coverage to 7 area nursing homes/assisted living facilitiesand treat high acuitypatients in an outpatient settingat our Crandon and Rhinelander sites
- Flexible schedule with no night call responsibility; you will be part of a regional call requirement that is just 2x/year (phone call only)
- Commonly seen: arthritis, heart and lung disease, diabetes, depression, memory loss, incontinence, mobility issues, Alzheimers and osteoporosis
- There is a Diabetes and Memory Diagnostic Clinic at our Rhinelander site that works with patients suffering from early onset dementia and alzheimers.The clinic is staffed by a full-time nurse practitioner but supported byphysicians.Your participation would be welcome, but is not required.
- The area is ideal for an outdoor enthusiast - located in a popular Wisconsin vacation destination surrounded by crystal-clear lakes, stately forests and miles and miles of hiking, biking, snowmobile and ski trails

Physicians who have recentlyjoinedus indicate that the excellent work/life balance combined with a friendly, thriving community was ultimately what drew them here. Hard work, honesty and hospitality are all mainstays of our Wisconsin lifestyle.

Ascension Wisconsin is a combination of four systemsAffinity Health System, Columbia St. Marys, Ministry Health Care and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. We are comprised of 23 hospitals and more than 100 clinic sites across the state, ranging from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension Healthcare, is the largest nonprofit health system in the US and the worlds largest Catholic health system.

We invite you to exploreus and our Gerontology opportunity today!
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the worlds largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2016, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 150,000 associates and 36,000 aligned providers. Ascensions Healthcare Division operates 2,500 sites of care including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities in 24 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascensions own group purchasing organization.

We are constantly evolving to meet the needs of the patients and communities we serve and are always looking to speak with physicians who share our commitment to quality care and exceptional patient service.