The Department of Pediatrics at Marshfield Clinic and Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation (MCRF) in Marshfield, Wisconsin are jointly seeking a fellowship-trained pediatric infectious disease specialist with interest in both clinical work and epidemiology research. This will be a 50% clinical and 50% research position. Clinical responsibilities will include outpatient clinics, inpatient consultations and teaching of pediatric and medicine/pediatric residents. Backup call coverage will be available. The Department of Pediatrics includes multiple subspecialties as well as primary care. Inpatient care is provided at the adjoining Children’s Hospital which includes a PICU and a level III NICU.
The successful candidate will be expected to participate as a collaborator or co-investigator on externally funded research projects within the Epidemiology Research Center at MCRF. Current research areas include vaccine effectiveness, vaccine safety, and the epidemiology of respiratory virus infections. Qualifications for the research appointment will include a postgraduate degree with a focus on epidemiology, vaccinology, or health services research (PhD, MPH, MS or equivalent), or equivalent training (e.g. CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service).
Pediatric hospitalist support. Education of residents and medical school students is an expectation.
*Two year guaranteed salary, with production based after that.
*4 weeks vacation, 2 weeks CME to start.
*$5,800 CME annual allowance.
*Health, Dental, Life, Disability, and Occurence based malpractice insurance provided.
* 401k w/match, 457b, and very generous employer funded retirement.
About St. Joseph’s Hospital (SJH) – Marshfield
Physically attached to Marshfield Clinic-Marshfield Center, Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital is a 504-bed tertiary facility. As the main referral hospital for the region, Saint Joseph's is a busy facility providing services in nearly every specialty . Considered a “hospital within a hospital” St. Joseph’s Children Hospital is one of three in the state. The Centers of Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS) and numerous other consumer and patient care advocates also have recognized Ministry Saint Joseph's Hospital for its exceptional patient care and continuous improvement efforts.
About the Marshfield Area
Marshfield Clinic campus is located in the city of Marshfield, a welcoming community of 25,000 in central Wisconsin. Recently named by Forbes magazine as one of the top ten small cities to raise a family, Marshfield is a great place to practice medicine and live. The city is located in the heart of the state's winter and summer recreational areas and boasts fine primary and secondary educational facilities. A sizable professional population creates an active cultural life and contributes to our excellent school system. No long daily commute either ... the outskirts of town are a mere five-minute drive from the Clinic complex. This special living environment is enhanced by a practice opportunity that can offer you professional excellence and strong economic stability.
About the Marshfield Clinic
When six Marshfield physicians pooled their medical expertise in 1916 to form Marshfield Clinic, they built the foundation for what has grown to become one of the largest private, multispecialty group practices in the United States. With 775 physicians in 80 medical specialties and subspecialties located in 52 locations throughout northern, central and western Wisconsin, Marshfield Clinic is a leader in providing high quality care. Marshfield Clinic physicians enjoy practicing in a group environment with the shared belief of doing what is best for the patient is paramount.
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation (MCRF), was established in 1959. MCRF scientists conduct research on healthcare and public health. Areas of focus include; clinical research, rural and agricultural health and safety, human genetics, epidemiology and biomedical informatics.
The Marshfield Clinic Education Foundation also has a history of strong commitment to education and public service. ACGME accredited residency programs for recent medical school graduates are: internal medicine, pediatrics, medicine and pediatrics, dermatology, surgery and transitional year. Many members of the Marshfield Clinic staff hold clinical teaching appointments from the University of Wisconsin - Madison medical school.
Security Health Plan
Security Health Plan is the health maintenance organization owned by Marshfield Clinic. It provides a variety of comprehensive health insurance options to more than 174,000 members in much of central, northern and western Wisconsin.
For More information please contact:
Mary Treichel, Physician Recruiter
Marshfield Clinic - 17 months ago