Intermountain Healthcare Transplant Services is seeking a full-time Transplant Hepatologist to join our rapidly growing team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for providing exceptional patient care alongside our medical director, five gastroenterologists, and six advanced practice providers.
Although patient care is our primary focus, education and research are also encouraged and supported with access to dedicated research professionals including a statistician, research manager, research coordinators, and a medical writer.
Academic appointments and opportunities to educate are available through partnership with the University of Utah and Stanford Medical School.
Our practice is located in the heart of Salt Lake City, providing inpatient and outpatient support for Intermountain Medical Center.
Applicants must have completed an ACGME-approved resident program in Internal Medicine, be Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The ideal candidate will have completed or will complete an American College of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) fellowship in Transplant Hepatology
Preference will be given to those with a experience in clinical care at a liver transplant program, and have sufficient training to qualify as a UNOS primary physician of a liver transplant program.
Additional preference will be given to those with previous experience or education in medical administration and those who have Clinical Research experience
As part of involvement with Intermountain Healthcare Hepatology and Liver Transplant Services, this physician’s main duty will be to provide timely patient care services by providing outpatient clinic coverage of at least three (3) outpatient clinic days per week when not on service, with a mix of new and established patients; assisting in program outreach efforts; rendering endoscopy services such as ERCP (if so trained) on pre- and post-transplant patients; not exceed an on-call schedule greater than one in six weeks on inpatient services. Participating in interdisciplinary rounds and attending program associated conferences/meetings; collaborating with the transplant team physicians to ensuring there is twenty-four hour coverage to the service; and rendering consultative services to referring physicians during clinic business hours either in person or by phone.
The service includes six advanced practice providers to assist in the delivery of care and to extend the ability of the physicians to achieve their mission
Employment will be with Intermountain Hospital Services
Full Intermountain benefits that include defined pension as well as a 401K match and CME
Visa sponsorship not available
Intermountain Healthcare Information
What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve the extraordinary together. Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.
For the sixth consecutive year, Intermountain Healthcare was named as one of the "Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare" in 2018 by Becker's Hospital Review.
Intermountain Healthcare is a Utah-based, not-for-profit system of 22 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services, about 1,400 employed primary and secondary care physicians at more than 185 clinics in the Intermountain Medical Group, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
The Salt Lake Valley is the heart of the state of Utah, which is one of the fastest growing states in the country. The Salt Lake City/Ogden area was ranked as the best place to live in North America by Places Rated Almanac. Salt Lake is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains and is within an hour’s drive of nine world-renowned ski resorts and within a day’s drive of five national parks. Along with these recreational attractions, there are many cultural and sporting events. There are performances by the Utah Symphony, Ballet West and Pioneer Theater Company as well as a renovated theater that offers Broadway plays. The Sundance Film Festival and the Park City Art Festival are nationally recognized events held in nearby communities. The NBA’s Jazz, ECHL Utah Grizzlies hockey, the Salt Lake Bees, a triple-A baseball team, and Real Salt Lake City, a major league soccer team, all represent Salt Lake City. The University of Utah is also in Salt Lake City.
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In 2015, Forbes magazine named Utah’s Intermountain Healthcare among the nation’s top 3 health care organizations, and ranked within the top 25 employers overall.
Intermountain Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system based in Salt Lake City, Utah, with 22 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services, about 1,400 employed primary care and secondary care physicians at more than 185 clinics in the Intermountain Medical Group, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.