General and Joint Reconstruction Orthopedic Surgeon for Olathe Health (Suburban Kansas City)

Olathe Health System, Inc.
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Facility: Olathe Health System, Inc. 
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Olathe, KS 66061 
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Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: No
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We are excited to introduce you to Olathe Health and the exciting opportunities we have within Orthopedics.

 

We have an employment opportunity in Orthopedics at Olathe Health, which is located in suburban Kansas City.  This position is employed by Olathe Health.  I wanted to inquire about your potential interest in learning more about our position and possibly having a phone call to discuss the details.

 

Olathe Health has a great deal to offer physicians.  We are thriving communities and a regional medical system located in Johnson, Miami and Linn Counties in Kansas.  We provide our physicians with access to state of the art technology and many services.  We work hard to earn our patients and physicians confidence and strive to be the hospital of choice for our community and physicians.

 

Olathe is a great place to live, work, learn, shop and play!  With a population of more than 130,000, Olathe is one of the fasted growing cities in the nation (U.S. Census).  Despite its phenomenal growth, it retains a hometown flavor with a quality of life second to none.  Olathe has been ranked as among the “Best Cities” in which to live (Money and Forbes Magazines and RelocateAmerica.com)

 

Key Details regarding the position:   

           

  • We are looking for a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specialize in general orthopedics and joint reconstruction.  This position will do 60% total joint and 40% general orthopedics The group currently includes 4 orthopedic surgeons and 5 advanced practice providers.
  • Call 1:8
  • Group is doing robotic partial knee replacement (Navio Technology)
  • All of the providers and staff are employed by Olathe Health.

 

  • Benefits Include: Family Health Insurance, Paid-Time Off, Family Dental Coverage, CME Allowance, payment of Kansas Medical License, DEA Registration and Medical Staff Membership dues to Olathe Medical Center. Also, Medical Malpractice, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance and participation in the Olathe Health System Retirement Plans.

 

All candidates must be eligible for employment in the United States.

 Key websites:

Olathe Health System: www.olathehealth.org                                                        

Olathe Chamber of Commerce: www.olathe.org

Olathe Public Schools: www.olatheschools.com

City Of Olathe: www.olatheks.org

 

Olathe Medical Center has undergone the largest expansion in its history.  Several significant construction projects have been completed across our 260 acre campus.

  • A new surgery expansion to be completed in 2020. This expansion will increase our OR space by 16,990 square feet and include 5 new operating rooms.
  • A new four-story Obstetric Wing with a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit opened in May, 2017.
  • A free-standing Cancer Center was completed in early 2018.
  • The addition of a Memory Care Neighborhood at Cedar Lake Village was completed and opened in 2017.
  • Expanded Cardiovascular Center which included a new Hybrid Lab was completed in 2017.
  • OMC also opened our Hospice House in October 2014.
  • We will have expanded pediatric care on our campus thanks to a partnership with Children’s Mercy Hospital. A new facility at Olathe Medical Park initially will offer pediatric urgent-care and specialty clinics through Children’s Mercy.
  • Further growth will also occur in orthopedics. We are currently exploring growth opportunities within the group and community.

 

 

Accreditations and other items to note:

  • OMC recently earned national recognition in orthopedic surgery care from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It was ranked among the top 97 hospitals in the country for safety and better recoveries from knee and hip surgery.
  • OMC is the first hospital in the region to implement Robotic-Assisted Technology for Partial Knee Replacement Surgery.
  • OMC has received the American College of Cardiology’s National Cardiovascular Data Registry ACTION Registry – Get with the Guidelines (GWTG) Platinum Performance Achievement Award. Only four percent of U.S. hospitals received this award.  We have achieved this standing for 7 consecutive years.
  • All Olathe Medical Services, Inc (OMSI) primary care clinics have received the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Level 3 Recognition. This is the highest level of recognition awarded by NCAQ, the organization that evaluates providers and clinics based on the quality of care given to patients under the Medical Home Model.
  • Olathe Health is one of Ingram’s Magazine’s “2017 Best Companies to work for”. Olathe Health was one of only four recipients in the large company’s category.
  • Awards, Accreditations and Certifications can be found at: http://www.olathehealth.org/About-Us/AwardsandAccreditations

 

I would enjoy the chance to learn more about your interest in our positions and discuss them in detail.

 

I look forward to hearing back.  Please feel free to contact me by phone at 913-791-4293 or by email at darren.odum@olathehealth.org

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Sincerely,

Darren Odum

Vice President of Business Development and Physician Engagement

Olathe Health

913-791-4293

Darren.odum@olathehealth.org

 

 

Olathe Health System

Olathe Health System, Inc., (OHSI) is the umbrella corporation for the integrated healthcare delivery system that has grown to support an ever-increasing service area in Eastern Kansas and metropolitan Kansas City. Compassionate, professional staff and superb facilities bring the best in healthcare to the communities served by OHSI. The non-profit healthcare system offers a wide range of care for individuals of all ages. The System is known for several centers of excellence, including Olathe Medical Center’s Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Kansas Cardiovascular Center, The Birth Place and The Kansas Joint Specialty Center. In conjunction with the 300-plus physicians practicing within the system, OHSI specializes in areas such as primary care, orthopedics, cardiology, GI, oncology, surgery, diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation, home health, emergency medicine and hospice care.  Olathe Health System, Inc. is the parent company of Olathe Medical Center, Miami County Medical Center and Olathe Medical Services Inc., a network of physician clinics offering care in Johnson, Miami, Franklin and Linn Counties. 

Olathe Medical Center
For more than 60 years, Olathe Medical Center (OMC) has continued to expand its services to meet the growing needs of the community. Today, OMC is located on one of the largest hospital campuses in the Midwest--a 285-acre campus at 151st Street and I-35 in southern Johnson County, Kansas. OMC is licensed for 300 beds and averages more than 44,000 patient care days per year. Its emergency care center is one of the busiest in the region, with more than 44,000 patients treated annually. What began in 1953 as a 30-bed hospital has become a regional medical center.

Miami County Medical Center
Miami County Medical Center has a 39-bed License and offers 24-hour emergency care center staffed.  Miami County also specializes in providing quality care in numerous sub-specialties, including general surgery, orthopedics, cardiology, podiatry and family practice

Olathe Medical Services, Inc.
The health system’s not-for-profit physician corporation has grown to more than 150 providers and nearly 40 clinic locations since its beginning in 1990. OMSI physicians and staff treat more than 400,000 patients per year, including more than 22,000 urgent care, walk-in visits.

About Olathe, Kansas

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