Pediatrician- Ottumwa, Iowa

MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa
Facility: MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa 
Address: 1111 6th Ave 
Des Moines, IA 50314 
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Specialty: Pediatrics : General 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Negotiable
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Pediatrician- Ottumwa, Iowa

MercyOne is looking for a BC/BE Pediatrician to expand its Primary Care Clinic in Ottumwa, Iowa. The ideal candidate would be interested in building a Pediatric practice and be growth minded. The opportunity offers a competitive compensation package, including a sign-on bonus/student loan repayment, paid malpractice and a 401k match. J1 & H1B candidates are encouraged to apply.

Opportunity Highlights:

• Work alongside three Primary Care Physicians to build a Pediatric practice
• Outpatient only
• Equitable call
• M-F Clinic Schedule
• Teaching responsibilities of Residents and Medical Students

MercyOne Children’s Hospital, located in Des Moines, Iowa is an accredited level II Pediatric Trauma Center and has Central Iowa’s only Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Program. With a tertiary service area of nearly 1.5 million, it’s a 44-bed Level II NICU, 19-bed unit PICU, 13-bed Pediatric Emergency Department and 22-bed Medical/Surgical Unit, MercyOne Children’s Hospital draws families near and far. MercyOne Children’s Hospital offers several Pediatric Specialists services including behavioral health, heart surgery, craniofacial, gastroenterology, neurosurgery, neurology, and surgery. Newly added to MercyOne Children’s Hospital in 2020 is the in-hospital Ronald McDonald House, the 10th in the nation to be located inside of a hospital. It includes 14-bedroom suites, a full-sized kitchen and dining room, laundry room, play room, lactation room and respite room.

Ottumwa Regional Health Center provides secondary level care to an 8 county region and has since 1952. Our Joint Commission accredited 221 bed facility offers area residents full service Medical/Surgical, Acute Rehabilitation ,Cardiac Care, OB, Emergency Department, Critical Care and diagnostic/therapeutic radiology. We invite you to take a closer look at

Ottumwa, Iowa, with a population of just over 25,000 (23.9% under 18 years) is only 85 miles SE of Iowa capitol city Des Moines. Home to Indian Hills Community College and known for its downtown district featuring many beautiful buildings all on the National Register of Historic Places Ottumwa is exactly what Grant Wood had in mind with his American Gothic portrait.  Spend the weekends in Ottumwa, enjoying the Airfield Museum, 16 miles of river trails for walking and biking, disc golfing, art galleries, concert venues and the indoor/outdoor Aquatic Center and Water Park.  Or take a weekend getaway to Kansas City, Chicago or Saint Louis. All possible in America’s heartland!  For more information visit

For More Information, Contact:
Roger McMahon- Physician Employment Services
515-358-6923 –


MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa, Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic system, was established in August 1983, as a subsidiary of Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines. Today, Mercy Clinics employs more than 375 physicians and allied health professionals representing over 30 specialties and subspecialties. We operate more than 50 clinics with locations in central Iowa.

At MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa we are dedicated to helping our community members optimize their health and well-being while providing patients and families with health care experiences that surpass their expectations. We lead the way in improving quality through innovative care management and set the standard for providing high-quality care with compassion. MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa is home to the most advanced treatments, many of which are exclusive services only offered by professionals at Mercy.


Since 2003, MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa has been actively engaged in the development of a medical home/advanced primary care delivery system based on Wagner’s Chronic Care Model and the Six Aims for Improvement from the Institute of Medicine (IOM).

In 2008, MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa was the recipient of the American Medical Group Association’s (AMGA) Acclaim Award. This award is presented annually to one health system that “exemplifies the best quality health care in the U.S.” MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa achieved this honor through its work in chronic care management, medical home model development and health coach implementation.

In 2013, MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa was among 30 clinics nationwide Selected as an Exemplar Primary Care Practice by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Group Health Research Institute.

In 2015, 25 MercyOne Medical Group Central Iowa received National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships.

Who We Are

CHI is part of CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to quality health care. With its national office in Chicago and a team of approximately 150,000 employees, physicians and advanced practice clinicians, CommonSpirit Health operates 142 hospitals and more than 700 care sites across 21 states. In FY 2018, Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health had combined revenues of $29.2 billion and provided $4.2 billion in charity care, community benefit, and unreimbursed government programs. Learn more at

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.

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Contact: Roger McMahon 
Phone: 515-358-6923
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