Fellowship trained Geriatrician opportunity

Aurora Sinai Medical Center
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Facility: Aurora Sinai Medical Center 
Address: 945 N. 12th St 
Milwaukee, WI 53233 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Family Medicine : Geriatric Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: J1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Advocate Aurora Health, in affiliation with the UW School of Medicine and Public Health, is seeking a fellowship trained geriatrician interested in joining a mature academic practice, committed to excellent patient care and to scholarly approaches to improve our health care delivery system. This position is a part of a stable integrated health care system in the top decile for quality of patient care with a supportive medical community. Located at our Aurora Sinai campus, the position also includes: 

  • Market leader in pay with base plus compensation model
  • Student loan forgiveness offered and/or sign-on bonus (based on criteria)
  • Collaborative, multidisciplinary environment geared towards learning
  • Great staff geared towards patient and family care
  • Faculty appointment with the UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Great resources:

  • Site partners with the Department of Aging
  • Social work and neuropsychologist on site
  • Specialty trained nurses (ACE unit) helps keep staff in tune with patient needs
  • Multiple geriatrics models of care including: Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Unit; Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP); Geriatric Emergency Department; Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute Memory Clinic
  • Teaching includes fellows, residents and medical students
About Advocate Aurora Health
Together, we make healthy happen.
 
Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
 
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
  
Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.

About Milwaukee

Wisconsin’s largest city

With a county-wide population of nearly a million, Milwaukee offers the best of everything you’d expect to find in a major city while retaining a hometown feel in its many and diverse neighborhoods. Culturally, Milwaukee has many options, ranging from performing arts centers, theaters and museums -- including an internationally designed lakefront art museum -- to one of the nation’s top 10 zoos. Sophisticated, scenic, affordable and event-filled, Milwaukee has an impressive array of public and private schools, including UW-Milwaukee and Marquette University, award-winning restaurants, world-class shopping, and one of the most convenient and “user-friendly” international airports in the world.

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About Aurora Sinai Medical Center

From preventive and diagnostic care to some of the most advanced medicine in the world, we’re dedicated to putting the patient at the center of all we do. Located in downtown Milwaukee, we offer comprehensive, state-of-the-art services and expert doctors in an atmosphere designed to promote healing and overall well-being.
 
We are also home to tomorrow’s health care professionals and pioneering treatment options, with the University of Wisconsin Medical School’s Milwaukee Clinical Campus at our location.
 
Featured Services:

Cancer Services:
In addition to spiritual and emotional support, you’ll have access to a multidisciplinary team of specialists who can help you determine the best treatment for your needs.
 
Women's Health Care
Home to Wisconsin’s largest midwifery practice and downtown Milwaukee’s only Level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), you can count on state-of-the-art treatment and exceptional care for peace of mind when your child has special health needs. You’ll also find a comfortable, respectful environment at our ExclusivelyForWomen clinic, where we offer minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, pelvic floor therapy programs and a Sexual Assault Treatment Center.
 
Senior Services
Our Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit is Wisconsin’s first inpatient unit dedicated to improving hospital care for older patients in a homelike setting. Geriatric counseling meets the unique social, psychological and emotional needs of seniors. Plus, the Center for Senior Health and Longevity offers consultation services for issues like memory loss and falls.
 
Aurora Sports Medicine Institute
As the premiere sports medicine program in Southeastern Wisconsin, we do more than treat sports injuries. We offer comprehensive services for everyone from the weekend warrior to the professional athlete, including:
  • Injury evaluations
  • Rehabilitation services following joint replacement
  • Athletic training services for peak performance
  • Custom orthotics
  • Sports physicals 
  • Jump-start training camps
Bariatric Surgery Services
As the first hospital in Milwaukee to offer both traditional bariatric surgery and minimally invasive alternatives, Aurora Sinai is also changing lives with a combination of psychological and nutritional support. Aurora Sinai was designated a national Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery for providing comprehensive, proven options for treating severe obesity.
Milwaukee Heart Institute/Cardiac Care
Aurora is a national leader in the prevention and treatment of heart disease. We also consider ourselves experts in treating you with respect and care. At our Heart Institute you’ll find state-of-the-art treatments, prevention and personal attention. We offer an electrophysiology program that’s recognized worldwide, a peripheral vascular clinic, a pacemaker clinic, a catheterization lab, and wellness and prevention programs for our patients.
 
Orthopedic Care
Our comprehensive and coordinated orthopedic services can help improve your quality of life and reduce your pain. From non-surgical options and minimally invasive procedures to computer and robotic-arm assisted surgical technology, you’ll find the latest advancements in orthopedic care to address a wide variety of injuries and disorders, including:
 
  • Cartilage repair
  • Joint repair and replacement
  • Robotic-arm assisted total knee, partial knee and total hip replacements
  • Acute and chronic pain management
  • Sports medicine 
  • General orthopedics

Contact Information
Contact: Jim Brown 
Phone: 414-389-2675
Fax: 414-643-4191 
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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