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Orthopedic Surgeon (M.D.) - Foot & Ankle

Requisition #

62355BR

Physical Location

Edina, Minnesota

Posted Date

29-May-2020

Schedule Type

Full-Time

Dept. Name

AHC Sports & Ortho Specialist

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 62355
  • Orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot & ankle
  • Clinical care, surgical intervention plus outside event coverage
  • Clinical duties include new patient triage for sports medicine or orthopedic patients
  • Injection clinics plus collaboration with urgent cares for musculoskeletal patients is also expected
  • Effective communication with doctors, coaches, parents, patients and community contacts is essential
  • Duties require an ability to effectively work with patients of all strata, proactively anticipate the needs of athletes
  • Functions appropriately as part of care delivery team through efficient use of resources and skills, both their own and those of other provider and staff
  • Chart in electronic format in accordance with licensure and scope
  • Actively participates in multidisciplinary team approach to case management
  • Quality improvement utilizes quality improvement tools to develop processes that promote continuous improvement in delivery of patient care, patient outcomes or workflows

Education

  • This position requires a Medical Doctorate degree (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) or foreign equivalent from an approved school of medicine
  • We cannot accept Doctorate Podiatric Medicine (DPM) candidates for this opening
  • Fellowship in orthopedic surgery foot & ankle

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Must have demonstrated experience in designated specialty area
  • Experience in research, presentations and sideline coverage is also expected

Licensure/Certification

  • Must have current, unrestricted Minnesota State Medical Licensure
  • Must be board certified or be eligible for board certification within designated specialty

Work Schedule

  • No ER/trauma call required.
  • Required to participate in evening/weekend call for Sports & Orthopedic Specialists patients.
  • Position will be have clinic & OR presence in both the West & East metros

Location/Community Information

Edina has gained a national reputation for its fine companies, good schools and community service projects. Edina is easily accessible and minutes from the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport, Mall of America, their thriving downtown, numerous neighborhood and regional shopping areas, and many parks and lakes.

Edina:

  • Located 10 miles Southwest of Minneapolis
  • Population = 47,425
  • Service Area = 967,100

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

62355BR
Physician