NEPHROLOGY OPPORTUNITY
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UP Health System -- Marquette is now accepting qualified Nephrologist candidates to join the busy, multi-specialty practice Marquette Medical Specialists. Candidates may include MD or DO practicing physicians, recent graduates and near future graduates

Opportunity Requirements:

  • Board Certified in Nephrology or Board Eligible within five years of residency

Opportunity Details:

  • Physician Group Employed Position
  • Expectations: Mix of inpatient and outpatient care for all diseases of the kidney
  • Current Practice Structure: 1 BC Nephrologist, 2 NPs, full support staff
  • Schedule: Office hours Monday-Thursday 7:30am-5:00pm, Friday 7:30am-3:00pm, 1:3 call for consults
  • Location: Office located in the Peninsula Medical Center Suite 344, 1414 W. Fair Ave., Marquette, Michigan 49855, along with UPHS main campus and outreach to off campus clinics
  • Equipment and Services: Part of a multi-specialty office including Infectious Disease, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, etc. 

Competitive Compensation with Extensive Benefits:

  • Commencement and wRVU bonuses
  • Opportunities for monthly residency stipend, student loan support, relocation assistance
  • Comprehensive benefits package including: malpractice coverage, CME, annual dues in two professional societies, paid holidays, deferred compensation. Health, dental, vision, life insurances and 401k match options 
  • High earning potential with affordable cost of living

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Brand New, 265-Private Bed Hospital Opening SPRING 2019

  • A Duke LifePoint Affiliated Hospital
  • Regional Referral Center to Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP)
  • Level II Trauma Center, as verified by the American College of Surgeons' Committee on Trauma
  • Three-hospital system (UPHS - Marquette is main campus) and hospital-owned clinics in eight other communities throughout Michigan's Upper Peninsula 
  • Our 200+ physicians provide the UP with an extensive range of specialties: Heart Center, Cancer Care Center (Duke-affiliated cancer program), Brain & Spine Center, Rehabilitation Center, Behavioral Health, Digestive Health, Weight Loss Center, Woman & Children's Center
  • Granted Designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
  • Awards and recognition from The Joint Commission and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Home to U.P. Telehealth Network - a leading telehealth network in the nation
  • Numerous affiliations with universities and community colleges throughout the Midwest 
  • Teaching and training for medical students, family medicine residents, Pharm.D. pharmacists, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, nurse anesthetists, radiographers, surgical technicians, and dietitians
  • Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center is a collaboration between Northern Michigan University and UPHS -- Marquette, which is conducting primary research on the formation of brain tumors
  • Awarded an 'A' Safety Grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades - among the best in the country for preventing harms and putting our patients first! Spring 2018

Marquette, Michigan

  • Over 80 miles of Lake Superior shoreline 
  • Wide variety of outdoor activities year round, from kayaking and fishing to skiing and snowshoeing
  • Over 150 miles of trails for biking, hiking, cross country skiing and running
  • UP's largest community making us a regional hub for education, healthcare, outdoor recreation, arts, and culture 
  • Home to Northern Michigan University 
  • Sawyer International Airport connecting daily to Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul and Chicago

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