Lakeland HealthCare, ranked one of the one of the nation's 15 Top health systems by Truven Health Analytics, is offering an excellent opportunity for a full-time Urologist to join a busy, established practice on the shores of beautiful Lake Michigan, just 90 minutes from Chicago. This is an employed position with competitive salary and benefits. The successful candidate will be Board Eligible/Certified with robotics experience.
Attractive benefits include:
competitive salary and benefits
established busy practice
24/7 Hospitalist/Intensivist program
daVince Xi robotics
Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Dermatology and Family Practice residents, teaching opportunities if interested, associated with Michigan State University
Southwest Michigan offers a peaceful, relaxed quality of life, with affordable cost of living and resort communities. We have access to the sandy beaches and dunes of Lake Michigan, hiking, biking, seasonal festivals and cultural activities. We enjoy a family-friendly community with excellent schools, located only 90 miles from Chicago.
Lakeland Health is a not-for-profit, community-owned health system in Southwest Michigan. Our locations include three hospitals, a comprehensive outpatient service center, regional cancer center, hospice residence, skilled-nursing and rehab facility, and over 35 employed physician practices. Our main campus is a 250-bed hospital located in St. Joseph. We also have smaller hospitals in the Niles ...and Watervliet communities.
Lakeland Health and our medical staff partners offer a wide range of services including:
Bariatric & General Surgery, Behavioral Medicine, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Endocrinology, ENT, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hospice & Palliative Care
Internal Medicine, Interventional Radiology, Nephrology, Neurology, Neurosurgery
OB/GYN, Oncology, Orthopedics, Physical Medicine & Rehab, Rheumatology, and Urology
In addition to providing an array of specialties, we also invest in the latest tools and technologies. This includes three of the latest Xi models for the da Vinci robotic system for minimally invasive surgery - ranking us among only an elite few in the entire country. We use Epic electronic health records (including Dragon for dictation) and achieved HIMSS Stage 7 meaningful use in 2014 (recertified in 2017). We were the first health system in Michigan to earn this highest level of designation, and one of only about 2% of health systems nationwide!
Lakeland Health is a teaching hospital, serving as a base location for 3rd and 4th year medical students from Michigan State University and Des Moines University Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine. We also offer residency programs in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Dermatology - as well as a fellowship in Hospice & Palliative Care. We are home to 62 medical residents and are completing ACGME accreditation to accept allopathic and osteopathic physicians.
Southwest Michigan has been called the Riviera of the Midwest. We have access to amazing beaches and beautiful sand dunes along Lake Michigan, with a lush countryside that produces some of the nation's finest orchards and vineyards!
You will enjoy short commutes, no traffic jams, safe neighborhoods, and strong public and private school options with an increasingly diverse population – only 45 minutes from South Bend, Indiana, and 90 miles from Chicago!