Avera Medical Group has an opportunity for a Nephrologists to join an elite group of five premier Nephrologists in Sioux Falls, SD
Call schedule 1:5
Clinic is located in a new medical office building attached to Avera McKennan Hospital
State of the art acute and chronic dialysis including multiple in center chronic hemodialysis units, home peritoneal dialysis, home hemodialysis, and all forms of acute dialysis including CRRT
Provide care for patients with a wide variety of renal diseases including pre and post transplant care
Outreach to Avera clinics and dialysis care provided to several rural locations in the region
Opportunity for Clinical faculty appointment with the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine. Academic activities include teaching medical students, family medicine residents, and internal medicine residents
Highly competitive salary, 2 year income guarantee, loan assistance and a generous benefit package.
Avera Health, the region’s largest and strongest health care network with over 17,000 employees
Avera McKennan Hospital is a 545-bed tertiary care center, recognized for excellence in areas such as stroke and heart care, cancer treatment, emergency and trauma, critical care, neurosciences, bone marrow, kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs, medical research and teaching programs.
AVERA TRANSPLANT INSTITUTE
The Avera Transplant Institute conducted its first kidney transplant in 1993 and its first liver transplant in 2016. To date, over 1000 kidney and pancreas transplants have been performed with outcomes noted as “better than predicted.” www.ustransplant.org
Regions longest standing program for kidney and pancreas transplant program.
Full scope accredited bone marrow transplant program.
Established hepatology program.
Internal Number: 1705293
About Avera Medical Group
Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center
•Service encompasses a population of 800,000
•Non-profit, Catholic facility and the regional referral center for the Avera Health System and surrounding five-state area
•A full range of services offered, including Careflight airplane and helicopter air ambulances, Level II Trauma Center, open heart surgery, the region's only program for kidney, pancreas and bone marrow transplants, one of the finest birthing centers nationwide with perinatologists, Level III NICU with neonatologists, PICU with pediatric intensivists, CARF accredited rehabilitation services and a full spectrum of mental health care.
The Sioux Falls Community
•Ranked #3 best communities to live and work in 2017 by MedScape.
•South Dakota's largest city with a population of 200,000
•"Best place to live in America" as judged by Money Magazine for its quality of life, including low crime rate, high quality education, clean air and water, lack of traffic congestion and friendly residents
•22 elementary, 5 middle, and 4 high schools
•13 private schools affiliated with various religious organizations
•Five colleges, nearby state univers...ities and a number of business and vocational schools
•host to professional teams in basketball, baseball, football, hockey and soccer
•The Avera Sports Institute provides comprehensive sports training, rehabilitation and enhancement programs in a 40,000 square foot year-round athletic training center
•1835 seat performing arts center
•Empire Mall with 180 stores
•Over 400 restaurants