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Mayo Clinic Health System in Lacrosse, Wisconsin, is seeking a board eligible/board certified colorectal surgeon to join an established and collegial practice. Successful candidates should possess excellent clinical skills. You may expect a busy practice in a physician- led, financially stable organization committed to both high quality care and patient satisfaction.
• Call is 1:6 (Flexible call schedule)
• Travel to for outreach will be expected
• Comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary guarantee
• Common EMR/PACS across all Mayo Clinic Health System sites
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare, is a multispecialty group/healthcare network employing more than 250 physicians and associate providers with a primary care population base of 240,000. Referrals to the General Surgery Department come from primary care physicians within our health system, including the La Crosse-Mayo Family Medicine Residency Program with 16 residents and seven faculty. In addition to its main clinic/hospital in La Crosse, WI, where the position is based, we have 25-bed critical access hospital in Sparta, WI, and nine other clinics located in western WI, southern MN and northeastern IA within a 60-mile radius of La Crosse. This position would provide outreach services to other regional sites as part of the practice.
The Medical Center in La Crosse has 250 beds, Emergency & Urgent Care Center (Level III) staffed 24 hours by physicians, 24/7 Hospitalist Service, 16-bed combined medical-surgical ICU/CCU and cardiac cath lab. A Center for Advanced Medicine & Surgery (CAMS building) was completed in July 2004 and includes state-of-the art OR suites, Day Surgery Unit and a comprehensive Cancer Center with chemotherapy and radiation oncology. Full-range diagnostic radiology and laboratory services are available on site.
Mayo Clinic Health System links Mayo Clinic’s respected expertise in practice, education, and research with the health-delivery systems of our local communities. Mayo Clinic Health System is a vibrant and growing health care system with over 950 physicians providing care in more than 70 communities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. We offer a stable practice environment, a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For."
License or certification
Board-certified/Board-eligible in colorectal surgery and eligible for medical licensure in Wisconsin.
La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are numerous sporting events, a children’s museum and a civic center. La Crosse is a strong performing arts community with a local symphony orchestra, dance/ballet and theaters.
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