Kootenai Health - kh.org Posted Jan 12, 2022

Coeur dAlene, ID

General Surgeon Critical Care Opportunity in Coeur d'Alene Idaho

Who we are looking for:
Kootenai Health is seeking board eligible/certified General Surgeon, fellowship trained and board eligible/certified in Surgical Critical Care to practice at our regional referral center hospital located in beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
Ideal candidates will have a strong focus on quality, safety, teamwork and patient satisfaction and be expected to support and expand the emergency general surgery, trauma surgery and surgical critical care programs; working with a team of 10 dedicated general surgeons and 5 APPs.

What you can expect:
• Full-time Surgicalist will have no fewer than 40 hours of work per week, covering the trauma and acute care surgery service and follow-up clinic with after-hours night call of 6 nights per month.
• Robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, CME, sizeable employer retirement contribution, and malpractice (with tail).
• ACS verified Level 3 Trauma Center, seeking Level 2 designation in 2023
• 1,100 trauma admissions annually with 93% blunt / 5% penetrating
• Practice at only one hospital, Kootenai Health, a 332 bed hospital, averaging over 14,500 inpatient admissions annually, serving a market area of the ten northern counties of Idaho, and a population of over 300,000.
• 24/7 hospitalists and intensivist coverage in addition to full medical and surgical specialty backup
• State of the art imaging capability immediately adjacent to the emergency department with 3 CTs and 2 MRIs and 3 USs
• Mayo Clinic Care Network provides clinical resources and direct access to Mayo Clinic specialists
• Medical education opportunities teaching medical students and residents

Who we are:
Kootenai Health is northern Idaho’s only regional referral health system and the largest employer with over 4,000 employees and over 700 medical staff. Our service area includes the Panhandle of north Idaho, western Montana, and eastern Washington. The organization is an independent, not-for-profit, three hospital system, with an integrated multi-specialty group practice, Kootenai Clinic spanning 30+ specialties at 30+ locations in two states. Kootenai Health is nationally recognized for clinical excellence and is the only health system in the Pacific Northwest recognized as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Additional recognitions include Magnet designation for nursing excellence since 2006, a Leapfrog A safety rating, and having achieved the Gallup Great Workplace Award five years in a row. Kootenai Health started the first graduate medical education opportunity in northern Idaho with a University of Washington affiliated Family Medicine Residency, in 2013.

Where we live:
Kootenai Health is located in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, a family oriented community that provides an outstanding quality of life with unlimited access to amazing year-round activities with lakes, rivers, mountains, national forests, golf courses, ski resorts, bike trails, shopping, festivals, fairs, art galleries, unique bistros with elegant restaurants, resorts, and much more. Coeur d’Alene is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise!

How to apply



2003 Kootenai Health Way
Coeur dAlene, ID 83815

Kootenai Health - kh.org
General Surgeon Critical Care Opportunity in Coeur d'Alene Idaho
Coeur dAlene, ID

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