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Physician-Orthopedic-Surgeon-SSM-Monroe-Clinic-Freeport,-IL

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Location:
Freeport, IL 61032
Date:
09/30/2021
2021-09-302022-05-29
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SSM Health Monroe Clinic is actively recruiting a full-time BC/BE Orthopedic Surgeon. A health care leader in Southwest Wisconsin and Northwest Illinois, Monroe Clinic has a team of more than 120 doctors and advanced practice providers, offering a variety of specialties and primary care.

Opportunity Highlights:

+ Continued expansion and patient demand has created this need

+ Join a dedicated and supportive team of two orthopedic surgeons and two advanced practitioners

+ Collegial team with dedicated medical assistant, nursing, and athletic training staff

+ Primary practice (3 days per week) will be located at Monroe Clinic-Freeport, Illinois, campus https://www.monroeclinic.org/freeport

+ Two O.R. days per week at Monroe Clinic Hospital https://www.monroeclinic.org/ located 30 minutes from Freeport

+ Practice will encompass total joints, knees, hips, shoulder, trauma, sports; special interest in hand surgery and/or spine welcomed

+ Tremendous opportunity to engage with athletic programs at the many school districts in the area

+ EPIC EMR utilized

+ Excellent onboarding process

+ Three-year guarantee salary with wRVU productivity and comprehensive benefits

Requirements:

+ Board Certified/Board Eligible in Orthopedic Surgery

+ Ability to obtain licensure and privileges in Illinois and Wisconsin

The Community and Hospital

Monroe Clinic became a member of SSM Health in 2018. A leader in community healthcare, Monroe Clinic offers strong mission focus (https://www.monroeclinic.org/about-us/mission-values) , advanced technologies (https://www.monroeclinic.org/davinci) , and a state-of-the-art LEED certified (https://www.monroeclinic.org/leed) facility. Recognized for the highest quality, (https://www.monroeclinic.org/quality) and evidenced-based care giving our physicians a chance to grow and thrive. The Monroe Clinic campus consists of a new clinic building expansion, which was completed in 2020, and a 58 bed hospital. The new facility is designed around an integrated care team delivery model providing patients/customers easier and more convenient access to the full range of services offered including primary care, specialty care and surgical care. Monroe Clinic was awarded with the Guardian of Excellence Patient Satisfaction Achievement, Top 100 Rural and Community Hospital and Five-Star Patient Satisfaction and Overall Rating in 2019 and 2020.

Monroe Clinic is based in the heart of a Swiss settlers' region, offering rich cultural heritage centered on cheese making, dairy production, and microbreweries. The local business infrastructure includes manufacturing and corporate offices that attract new people and new ideas to our quaint community. While this provincial setting offers low cost of living, great public schools, beautiful state parks and abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation, it is not too far from urban excitement. Madison, WI is less than 45 minutes away. Chicago and Milwaukee are just over a two hour drive from our main campus.

SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

+ Responsible for obtaining call coverage by other medical staff members for holidays, vacations and other time off.

+ Responsible for the standard of practice for patient population.

+ Responsibility for maintaining a private office and all clinical decision making within the office during times of service.

+ Acts as an advisor and consultant in the establishment of operational policies of the practice to include: (1) Purchasing and capital allocations; (2) Managed care plan participation; (3) Budget and practice expenses; (4) Medicare/Medicaid participation; (5) Billing and collection of professional fees; (6) Personnel management and related policies; (7) Risk management and quality assurance; and (8) Coding compliance.

+ Responsible for after-hours call coverage for patients of the practice, in addition to office appointments.

+ Participates in community service activities, including speaking engagements, writing and special clinical programs as reasonably requested.

+ Responsible for all risk management, coding compliance and quality assurance activities and functions in and related to the practice.

+ Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

+ Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.

+ Constant standing and walking.

+ Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

+ Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.

+ Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

+ Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.

+ Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

+ Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

+ Occasional lifting/moving of patients.

+ Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

+ Occasional driving.

+ Rare crawling and running.

SSM Health is committed to equal employment opportunity based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and all other statuses protected by law.
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