PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY AVAILABLE AT SANFORD CHILDREN’S – SIOUX FALLS, SD THE SANFORD CHILDREN’S SPECIALTY CLINIC, a multi-specialty pediatric clinic, and the Department of Pediatrics of the Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota are seeking a Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist to join our Pediatric Hematology/Oncology group. He/she will join an established program, which is a full member of the COG and the state’s only federally funded hemophilia center, serving a population base of over one million throughout South Dakota, NW Iowa, Southern Minnesota and Northern Nebraska. Research opportunities abound in the Sanford Children’s Health Research Center, a joint effort of Sanford Research USD, Sioux Falls, SD, and the Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute in La Jolla, CA. Sanford Children’s Specialty Clinic offers the most comprehensive pediatric care in the region. This diversified and accomplished clinic consists of more than 60+ pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists. Additional support is offered in pediatric radiology, pathology, and state of the art radiation oncology services located on campus. Ancillary services include pediatric oncology certified nursing staff, dieticians, child life specialists, pediatric psychology and psychiatry services. Sanford Children’s opened a new state-of-the-art, freestanding children’s hospital, in March 2009. The new Children’s Hospital provides 146 beds solely dedicated to caring for children. Sanford Pediatric Residency started with its inaugural class of six in July 2011. For more information please visit www.sanfordchildrens.org .
SANFORD HEALTH: Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the nation and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana.
COMMUNITY: The City of Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest, currently totaling over 180,000 in the greater Sioux Falls area. Sioux Falls, the largest city in the state, balances an excellent quality of life, a strong economy, and a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive with other leading cities in the region and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers all the amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports, and nightlife. South Dakota is known for its world class hunting and fishing along with national parks and a wide variety of landscapes to enjoy through its four seasons.
WEBSITES: Sanford Health www.sanfordhealth.org Sioux Falls Newspaper www.argusleader.com Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce www.siouxfalls.com Sioux Falls Public Schools www.sf.k12.sd.us Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science www.washingtonpavilion.org For More Information
Contact: Mary Jo Burkman, DASPR Senior Director Sanford Health Physician Recruitment 605.328.6996 or 866.312.3907 Mary.Jo.Burkman@sanfordhealth.org
Additional Salary Information: SALARY and COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE: Nationally Competitive salary guarantee with a Physician Benefit package including, 401K, Health, Dental, Vision, Paid CME, Paid Vacation, Malpractice, Disability, No State Income Tax, Relocation Allowance
Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the nation and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians... located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana.