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Family Medicine – Assistant Program Director Opportunity

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtyAcademic : Assistant Program Director, Family Medicine : Academic
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedH1
Salary RangeNot Specified
Loan RepaymentNot Specified
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedStarting, Relocation


MercyOne Northeast Iowa is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Family Medicine physician to serve as Assistant Program Director and Faculty for the MercyOne Northeast Iowa Family Medicine Residency program located in Waterloo, Iowa.

We are seeking a Family Medicine Assistant Program Director for a 4-4-4 Family Medicine Residency Program based in the heart of the Cedar Valley. This is an employed position with the MercyOne Northeast Iowa Waterloo Family Medicine Residency Program. This is a great opportunity to partner with MercyOne Waterloo Medical Center to serve patients and teach residents. Our ACGME accredited program trains Family Medicine Residents over a three-year cycle. Join a team of dedicated Family Medicine Physicians who are passionate about graduate medical education and superior patient care.

Responsibilities include:

  • Actively teach residents in inpatient and clinical practice
  • Oversee the education and performance of residents in an inpatient and outpatient setting
  • OB optional
  • Office call 1:4 with nurse triage
  • No hospital call
  • Oversee 1-2 program wide quality improvement projects
  • Provide 10-12 lectures on various topics throughout the year

Candidates with previous inpatient experience are preferred. Interested candidates must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Medicine.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Family Medicine physician to join a team of dedicated FM physicians who are passionate about graduate medical education and superior patient care. 


A competitive compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate which includes the following:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous starting bonus
  • Relocation allowance
  • Longevity bonuses
  • CME reimbursement
  • Comprehensive benefit package including paid malpractice and tail coverage


MercyOne Northeast Iowa consists of MercyOne Waterloo Medical Center, a 366-bed, full-service, multi-specialty hospital in Waterloo, MercyOne Cedar Falls Medical Center, a 100-bed, full service hospital in Cedar Falls and MercyOne Oelwein Medical Center, a 25-bed critical access hospital in Oelwein. A full complement of facilities and services are available to support the community needs.

MercyOne Medical Group - Northeast Iowa has more than 180 primary care and specialty physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and numerous health care professionals throughout northeast Iowa who share the common goal of providing quality health care services. Clinic offices are located within the metro area of Waterloo and Cedar Falls, as well as in 16 surrounding communities.

MercyOne provides personalized health care to communities throughout Iowa and the surrounding states. System-wide, MercyOne proudly offers 40+ hospitals and 230+ clinics and employs 20,000+ health-focused team members who are committed to the communities we serve.


Waterloo, Iowa provides a family-friendly atmosphere with a variety of attractions, recreational and cultural entertainment. Cedar Falls has been named one of the Hundred Best Small Art Towns in America. Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center brings in several hundred presentations of Broadway theater, comedy acts and quality musical programs. Baseball at Riverfront Stadium, water slides at Lost Island Waterpark, or biking on the 100+ miles of hard surfaced bike trails provide lots of fun and recreational opportunities. Our communities offer safe neighborhoods and excellent schools as well.

About Trinity Health

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.

Facility & Address

  • MercyOne Northeast Iowa - MercyOne Medical Group - Northeast Iowa
  • Waterloo IA 50702


Contact Information

Katrina Back, Recruitment


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