Catholic Health Initiatives Academic Hospitalist in Omaha, Nebraska

The Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, and Division of Hospital Medicine are seeking Academic Hospitalists to join our growing Academic Hospital Medicine Practice at Creighton University Medical Center-Bergan Mercy in Omaha, Nebraska. Academic appointment will correspond with experience.

The Academic Hospitalists play the central role in teaching medical students and internal medicine residents. In addition they ensure excellent quality care for adult inpatients at our academic medical center. This opportunity is well suited for BC/BE Internal Medicine physicians excited to establish or advance their career as a clinician educator and scholar. Experience in an academic hospital medicine is welcome but not required.

This opportunity offers:

  • Work with learners on a vibrant adult academic hospitalist teaching service

  • Emphasis is on excellence in education and patient care

  • Outstanding Internal Medicine Residency and Fellowship Programs

  • Participation in further development of hospital medicine curriculum and track in the Internal Medicine Residency

  • Join a young, energetic and highly respected hospital medicine division

  • Potential for academic leadership opportunities within the Creighton University School of Medicine

  • Work for a large healthcare system that values physician leadership

  • Your career development is our priority

  • Time and support to develop and advance your research and teaching skills

  • New state-of-the-art academic medical center

  • Faculty appointment with the Creighton University School of Medicine

  • Highly competitive salary + Relocation Allowance + Benefits

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact:

Jennifer Vandament - Jennifer.Vandament@alegent.org

Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha is Nebraska's largest city with more than 860,000 residents in the metropolitan area. Housing and cost of living are well below the national average. Omaha has a strong and vibrant business community, and the city is home to five Fortune 500 companies including ConAgra Foods, Union Pacific Railroad, and Mutual of Omaha. We are home to the NCAA College World Series, the 2012 Olympic Swim Trials and the world renowned Henry Doorly Zoo. Greater Omaha has a strong system of public and private schools. We are also fortunate to have a wide array of public and private institutions of higher learning.

In a survey done by Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine (May 2012), Omaha was ranked as the #1 city in the "10 Great Cities to Raise Your Kids". Omaha was also recently named one of the nation's "2011 Best-Value-City in America" to live, work and play by Kiplinger magazine. No matter your preferences, Omaha truly is a first-class destination!

Council Bluffs, Iowa

Council Bluffs is a city grounded in history with an eye on the future. Nestled between the Missouri River and the picturesque bluffs of southwest Iowa, Council Bluffs is a community of approximately 65,000 people. We have the best of both worlds - small town feel with big city amenities minutes away across the Missouri River. In Council Bluffs, you will find appealing neighborhoods, great schools and an excellent cost-of-living. For outdoor enthusiasts, we offer hiking trails, fishing, hunting, gaming, boating, skiing, biking; for those who prefer to stay indoors, we have concerts, casinos, musicals, opera, symphony, museums, festivals and much more!

CHI Health Clinic, sponsored by Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), is the largest faith-based healthcare system in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. A growing multi-specialty network of highly-skilled medical providers, CHI Health Clinic offers primary and specialty care at more than 100 locations throughout the Omaha metro locations and in smaller communities throughout Nebraska and Southwest Iowa. CHI Health Clinic employs nearly 600 physicians and advanced practice clinicians representing more than 40 specialties. As the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools, CHI Health and CHI Health Clinic are committed to teaching the health professionals of the future. Apply online at www.chihealth.com/careers

CHI Health Clinic, sponsored by Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), is the largest faith-based healthcare system in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. A growing multi-specialty network of highly-skilled medical providers, CHI Health Clinic offers primary and specialty care at more than 100 locations throughout the Omaha metro locations and in smaller communities throughout Nebraska and Southwest Iowa. CHI Health Clinic employs nearly 600 physicians and advanced practice clinicians representing more than 40 specialties. As the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools, CHI Health and CHI Health Clinic are committed to teaching the health professionals of the future.

Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where it provides care. One of the nation’s largest health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 19 states and comprises 105 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals and 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; and other facilities that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2014, CHI provided $910 million in charity care and community benefit -- a nearly 20% increase over the previous year -- for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Charity care and community benefit totaled more than $1.7 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated revenues of almost $13.9 billion in fiscal year 2014, has total assets of $21.8 billion.Our Core Values – Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence