OB/GYN - Dignity Health Medical Group - Arizona (Phoenix)

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Facility: Dignity Health Medical Group - Arizona - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center 
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Phoenix, AZ 

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Specialty:Obstetrics & Gynecology 
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
Salary Range:Not Specified
Employment Type:Full Time
Bonus Offered:None
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Dignity Health Medical Group is actively seeking a highly patient-centric physician to serve as a colleague in the Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology – DHMG in the Department of Women’s Health, Obstetrics & Gynecology at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona.

Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services.  Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area, is the flagship hospital of Dignity Health, and a member of CommonSpirit Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in the US.  More than 125 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved. The Dignity Health Cancer Institute is a new, 220,000 square foot dedicated, comprehensive, outpatient cancer center on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, approximately 2 miles from St. Joseph’s campus. 

We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological InstituteNorton Thoracic Institute, Dignity Health Cancer InstituteIvy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is certified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, heart and vascular and other medical services. Dignity Health St. Joseph’s also has a robust Destination Medicine program and is a sought-after destination for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.  In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.

The Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBGYN) physicians group provides our hospital system with full inpatient OBGYN services as well as consultative services for other medical specialties. In addition, they participate in the full scope of outpatient and surgical services. This includes minimally invasive gynecology and use of the DaVinci robotic surgical system.  Our Gynecology Services at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center are ranked 19th in the nation, by US News and World Report 2018-2019 and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center was ranked in the Healthgrades’ Top 50 Hospitals for 2021.Our academic hospital provides teaching and research opportunities in our integrated care model. 

A leader in the Phoenix and Valley Region of Arizona in Women’s Services, the DHMG OBGYN Division offers in-patient as well as outpatient services within offices throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan Area. With direct collaboration with our colleagues at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, we offer care collaboration and coordination of care for all high risk conditions with our Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine. In addition, we have a close relationship with DHMG’s Center of Pelvic Pain and Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery. We also offer complete Certified Nurse Midwifery services.

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a Regional Perinatal Center which provides Level 4 Obstetrical Care, with approximately 5000 deliveries/year, housing nationally ranked and internationally renowned neurology/neurosurgery, and high-performing heart and lung transplantation services, and a level 1 trauma center. The Level IV NICU has over 60 approved beds and ECHMO. The Division works closely with Phoenix Children's Hospital which is the fifth largest Children's Hospital in the country and nationally ranked in all 10 sub-subspecialty areas evaluated by US News and World Report.

Through the Creighton University School of Medicine (CUSOM), the DHMG Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology will continue to provide educational enhancement to medical students who rotate through the St. Joseph’s Hospital campus in sunny, Phoenix, Arizona. St. Joseph’s Hospital currently provides educational instruction to over 35 OBGYN residents in our Creighton University Arizona Health Education Alliance. In addition to our unique opportunity to partner with CUSOM in shaping the future of medicine, our department is honored to serve an ethnically and socioeconomically diverse patient population. We welcome applicants who find this patient population and teaching opportunities to be professionally rewarding.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • MD or DO Degree and Active Board Certification or Board Eligible
  • Must have or be eligible for Arizona State medical licensure
  • Completed ACGME Residency training
  • Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital privileges at Dignity Health Arizona hospitals
  • Is a team-oriented provider that is passionate about providing quality care and furthering the healing ministry, while serving the poor and under privileged

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Full scope OBGYN services including: deliveries, antepartum and intrapartum care. Along with annual examinations, gynecological surgery, contraceptive care and hormonal replacement.   
  • Candidates should be interested in educating residents, rotating residents and medical students
  • Research or similar academic activities are encouraged
  • Call shifts are distributed equally among 10 physicians.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Full-time or part-time position to join our tenure track or non-tenure clinical track.  Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Full support and clinical integration with our Divisions of MFM/Advanced Gynecology/Patient Safety and Quality and Gynecological Oncology
  • Genetic counseling services on-site
  • Certified diabetic educator on-site
  • Neonatal care is provided at our Level IV NICU staffed by Neonatologists from the Phoenix Children's Hospital.
  • Support of Pediatric Cardiologists and all sub-specialists from Phoenix Children's Hospital
  • Level IV maternal level of care services with medical transfers from around the Arizona Region.
  • Multi-disciplinary and consultative services to Phoenix Children's Hospital for all Pediatric Subspecialists 
  • Competitive salary and benefits with sign on bonus and relocation costs
  • Physicians dedicated to work-life balance and a commitment to address physician well-being
  • RN coordinators and fully dedicated office/support staff
  • Employed physician model – Physician Lead
  • Competitive salary, benefits & a matched 403B retirement package inclusive of an employer funded pension plan
  • Integrated medical group with one EMR for both the acute and ambulatory environments
  • New, full medical school opening in 2021 with expanded academic research opportunities
  • Creighton University Medical School will offer an expanded residency and new fellowship program with 2,000 learners

DIGNITY HEALTH

Dignity Health, one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation, is a growing organization with well-resourced, modern facilities and diverse practice opportunities. With more than 39 acute care hospitals in three states and 9,000 physicians, Dignity Health touches the lives of thousands of people and provides nearly $2 billion in charity care to the communities it serves.

Group Description

With over 240 physicians and 800 total employees, Dignity Health Medical Group - Arizona is a comprehensive, integrated, multi-specialty, academic medical group that serves Dignity Health St. Joseph’s and Westgate Medical Centers, Chandler Regional Medical Center, and Mercy Gilbert Medical Center – a flagship region of Dignity Health currently ‘headquartered’ in San Francisco, California. The physicians of DHMG-AZ are regularly involved with clinical duties, as well as academics and translational bench research, keeping the enhancement of care and the patient experience at the forefront of the work that they do.

Dignity Health, as part of CommonSpirit Health—the largest not-for-profit healthcare organization in the nation—seeks to serve the poor and disenfranchised, while furthering the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. The mission of Dignity Health Medical Group  - ARizona is consistent with Dignity Health's mission and St. Joseph's guiding principles with a focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. As part of the Dignity Health hospital system, DHMG-AZ has full access to the staff and all facilities on our hospital campuses. This unique relationship with our hospital allows the group to provide its patients with state-of-the-art patient services including care of the poor and disenfranchised.

Community Description

Like its legendary namesake rising out of the ashes, the greater Phoenix area has emerged as one of the bright metropolitan areas of the 21st century. The Phoenix area encompasses more than 20 incorporated cities, including Glendale, Scottsdale, Tempe and Mesa, and all serve as a timeless Southwestern backdrop to the spirit of Puebloans, cowboys, miners and visionaries. Recently, the Census Bureau named Arizona’s Maricopa County, which includes the greater Phoenix metro area, the county with the nation’s highest annual population growth. Home to more than 4 million residents where everyone has a sunny disposition, the Phoenix area also ranks as the sixth-largest city in the United States. Phoenix is a premier destination offering the best of both worlds: a growing and diverse economy and a great place to live with more than 300 sun-filled days a year and an almost endless supply of attractions including:

  • 189 city parks, 33,000 acres of desert preserves and 200 miles of trails
  • Host to MLB Spring Training and the annual Fiesta Bowl!
  • Home of the “Phoenix Open” and 200 golf courses
  • Professional sports teams including the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Arizona Cardinals.
  • Host to 5 Fortune 500 company headquarters
  • The “Best Mexican Food North of the Border!”
  • Affordable housing and cost of living
  • A family-friendly area, with the Children’s Museum of Phoenix, ample youth sports and athletic leagues, the Challenger Space Center Arizona, a wide variety of school options, including public, private, magnet and charter, the Phoenix Zoo, large water parks, SEA LIFE Arizona, and many more!

The Phoenix area is also a destination for people from all over the world to receive outstanding healthcare.  This is particularly true of Dignity Health’s St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center – home to the world-renown Barrow Neurological Institute and The Norton Thoracic Institute - #1 lung transplant program in the U.S. - as well as many other world-class healthcare services and teaching programs.

Contact Information

Dignity Health Physician Recruitment

Phone: 888.599.7787

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