Job ID: 289522767  |  Last Updated: 7/2/2018

Transplant Hepatologist Opportunity

Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center
Sioux Falls, SD
Applicant Contact
Dana Snyder
Physician Recruiter
(605) 322-8421
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Transplant Hepatologist Opportunity
- Join an elite group of 2 premier board certified Hepatologists all with transplant fellowships and a certified nurse practitioner.
- Work within the multidisciplinary team including four abdominal transplant surgeons.
- The practice cares for thousands of patients.
- Weekly hepatobiliary conference
- AMG also employs five gastroenterologists providing a wide array of advanced endoscopic procedures include therapeutic ERCP and EUS
- Opportunity for academic involvement, involving teaching for University of South Dakota School of Medicine.
- Sioux Falls Ranked #3 place to live and work for physicians by Medscape.
- No state income tax
- Competitive salary, generous benefit package and loan assistance.
- Sioux Falls Population: 200,000,

Avera Transplant Institute
- The only full scope abdominal transplant and blood & marrow transplant programs in the Dakotas.
- Fully certified and accredited
- Known for robust program, both size and scope
- In 2007 Averas Liver Disease Center opened and features South Dakotas only hepatologist
- Began liver transplant services in 2016
- 1st kidney transplant in 1993
- Added pancreas transplant to the program in 2003
- Launched the regions first and only bone marrow transplant program in 1996.

Employer Profile

Avera Medical Group is an integrated physicians' network of Avera Health. Strength of 300 locations in 100 communities in the five-state region of South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota.

A medical group of over 950 professionals providing focused patient care.

Facilities known for medical excellence, technological innovation and a commitment to meet the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of all patients.

Avera Medical Group provides hometown care through physicians and allied health professionals who are connected to the technology resources of Avera. Total EMR for longitudinal care. Avera eCARE leverages interactive video and computer technology to extend specialty services through eICU, eEmergency, eConsult, ePharmacy, ePrescribing, eStroke, eSenior Care, eTransfer and eHospitalist.

Avera Medical Group is aligning physicians and leaders through Services Lines to provide the highest quality care in the most efficient way to patients across the region.

Supports high quality care and care delivery models that improve patient outcomes, increase patient and physician satisfaction in an integrated care delivery system.

Physicians employed by Avera Medical Group receive generous benefit packages that may include loan forgiveness.

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