General Surgeon position at Historic St. Thomas More Hospital in Canon City, CO
April 11, 2018
Canon City, Colorado
St. Thomas More Hospital, a 25- acute care/critical access facilty, is the cornerstone of health care services for Fremont County and surrounding southern Colorado communtites. St. Thomas More offers 24-hour emergency and trauma services, inpatient acute care, intensive care unit, The Birth Center, diagnostic imaging, surgical services, rehabilitation services, sleep disorder center and more. St. Thomas More was rated five stars by Healthgrades® for Total Knee Replacement (2012-2017), Hip Fracture Treatment (2017), and Treatment of Sepsis (2017). Our physicians specialize in emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology services, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, and pediatric health services. Associates of St. Thomas More enjoy the camaraderie of a close-knit community hospital, the relaxed feel of small town life and an affordable cost of living in a town rich in culture and historic architecture. Located 50 miles from Colorado Springs at the foot hills of the Rocky Mountains and the entrance to the Royal Gorge, locals and visitors alike enjoy this area for some of the state's best hiking, widllife and river sports like rafting and fishing. Learn more about our hospital and life in Southern Colorado by visitinghttp://www.stmhospital.org/.
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 116443
Clinic/Department: 4515 STM PHYS GRP GEN SURG
Hospital: ST THOMAS MORE
Provide services at or above the customary practice standards in the Community, and within the qualifications and
experience of Physician and adhere to the standards and principles of medical ethics of the American Medical
Association, and all recognized associations or accrediting boards concerned with Physician's area of medical
Minimum Education Requirements
Medical Degree (MD or DO) from an accredited medical school is required.
Must have successfully completed a residency or fellowship commensurate with area of specialty.
Minimum Experience Requirements
Commensurate with position
Obtain and maintain an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Colorado;
Obtain and maintain an unrestricted Drug Enforcement Agency ("DEA") registration;
Be board certified or eligible in the appropriate specialty, by a board acceptable to Hospital;
Obtain Medical Staff Privileges within the Centura Health system, at sponsoring institution
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Internal Number: 440862000A5
About Centura Health
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.