Orthopaedic Surgeon - Houghton, Michigan
Aspirus Keweenaw is looking for a full time Orthopedic Surgeon to be in our Houghton and Lauirum Clinics.
- Full Time/Benefit Eligible Position
- Would consider 2 week on/2 week off schedule
- Team of 2 Full Time Orthopedic Surgeons and 1 NP
- ~400 Surgeries in 2018
- Good mix of cases – geriatric population, collegiate sports, and outdoor
- 25-35 patients per day/provider
- Collegial and supportive group of medical staff
- Two Local Universities with Division 1 & 2 collegiate teams and many
local sports teams
- Regional Airport with daily flights (Delta Airlines) to Chicago, O’Hare
Endless Outdoor Recreation, Safe Communities & Great Schools
Aspirus Houghton Clinic is a brand new 18,389 square-foot, patient-centered clinic. This state-of-the-art facility has 19 exam rooms and 3 outpatient therapy treatment rooms. Services include family medicine, pediatrics, oncology, orthopedics, women's health, outpatient therapies, pharmacy, lab services and diagnostic imaging. Recently, Aspirus was named by IBM Watson Health – formerly Truven Health Analytics – as one of the nation's 15 Top Health Systems.
With 400 employees, Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital serves people through a 25-bed hospital, physician clinics, and rehab fitness centers.
This is one of four hospitals in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the Aspirus family; joining Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital, Aspirus Grand View and Aspirus Iron River.
Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital is grounded in a strong tradition of community and patient-focused care. We are a continually evolving health care system, and will be the service area's first choice for hospital-related services. We differentiate ourselves from other hospitals by continually building our service base and adding new services and technologies, consistent with local population needs.
Although Aspirus Keweenaw has expanded its role over the years, we continue to uphold the tradition of caring established more than a century ago. The personal "small town" touch, along with the people of Aspirus Keweenaw who provide it, has endeared the facility to her patients and made the hospital the heart of the community
Houghton is a city in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and has been rated one of the best 100 places to live, according to #the 100 Best Small Towns In America,” by Norman Crampton. It is the largest city in the Copper Country on the Keweenaw Peninsula. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 7,708.
Situated on the hills bordering the beautiful Portage Waterway, Houghton offers a bounty of recreational opportunities all year long. The renowned waterfront provides adventure and relaxation for a multitude of interests and is supplemented by various neighborhood parks and trails.
For the 3rd year in a row, Aspirus has been named by IBM Watson Health as one of the Nation’s Top 15 Health Systems, based on analysis of overall organizational performance and quality. We are a system of 10 hospitals and more than 50 clinics that spans over 25,000 square miles throughout Central Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Currently, over 500 providers are located throughout the system and have the opportunity to affect approximately 770,000 lives.