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PEDIATRIC EPILEPTOLOGIST OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE AT SANFORD CHILDRENS SIOUX FALLS, SD

Sanford Childrens Specialty Clinic, a multi-specialty pediatric clinic, is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Epileptologist. Qualified candidate would join four other pediatric neurologists and a well-established, full range pediatric subspecialty practice which includes 60+ subspecialists. Sanford Childrens Specialty Clinic serves a population of over one million people throughout South Dakota, NW Iowa, SW Minnesota and Northern Nebraska. We seek strong clinicians who want to maintain an academic interest and help develop comprehensive regional clinical pediatric neurology services. Research and subspecialty interests are welcomed, and additional training in epilepsy or neuromuscular disease is a plus. Our Sanford Pediatric Residency Program started in July 2011 and currently has 20 residents. Visit www.sanfordchildrens.org

Sanford Childrens Hospital, a free standing 146 bed facility dedicated to caring for children, opened in March 2009. Sanford Childrens Hospital is the flagship pediatric provider for Sanford Health, which recently received a gift of $400 million dollars from well-known philanthropist, T. Denny Sanford. A significant portion of these funds are earmarked for pediatric program development to enhance Sanfords mission of clinical service, education, and research.

SALARY and COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE: Nationally Competitive salary guarantee with a Physician Benefit package including, 401K, Health, Dental, Vision, Paid CME, Paid Vacation, Malpractice, Disability, No State Income Tax, Relocation Allowance. Options available for student loan forgiveness.

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 City of Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest, currently totaling over 180,000 in the greater Sioux Falls area. Sioux Falls, the largest city in the state, balances an excellent quality of life, a strong economy, and a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive with other leading cities in the region and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers all the amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports, and nightlife. South Dakota is known for its world class hunting and fishing along with national parks and a wide variety of landscapes to enjoy through its four seasons.

WEBSITES:
Sanford Health www.sanfordhealth.org
Sioux Falls Newspaper www.argusleader.com
Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce www.siouxfalls.com
Sioux Falls Public Schools www.sf.k12.sd.us
Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science www.washingtonpavilion.org

For more information, please contact:
Mary Jo Burkman, DASPR
Senior Director Physician Recruitment
Sanford Health
Phone: 605-328-6996: 866-312-3907
Email: mary.jo.burkman@sanfordhealth.org
Sanford Health, the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the Nation, 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, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota. These practices are all networked by our state-of-the art EMR system--EPIC.