Mayo Clinic Family Medicine Physician in Waukon, Iowa

City

Waukon

State

Iowa

Telecommute

No

Department

Family Medicine

Why Mayo Clinic

You are invited to partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and has a wealth of resources available to you – including an integrated EHR and collaboration with top specialists – to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Position description

A Family Physician is needed to join three physicians and two family nurse practitioners at our practice in Waukon, Iowa. This position offers the best of a small, high-quality Family Medicine group practice with the convenience of the local hospital connected to the clinic facility. The physicians at the Waukon clinic practice full-range family medicine, including obstetrics. One of the physicians also performs C-sections. OB is required. Call is shared equally among the Waukon clinic physicians and includes providing coverage of the Emergency Department at Veterans Memorial Hospital, an 18-bed critical access community medical facility. Full onsite laboratory and radiology services are available, including updated CT, MRI, and ultrasound. A general surgeon, on staff at Veterans Memorial Hospital, provides surgical services. Outreach services from Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare specialists currently include audiology, cardiology, and urology. Podiatry and optometry services are also available in the community.

This practice opportunity offers a rural/small town atmosphere with support from a physician-led, large multi-specialty group/healthcare network. The Waukon clinic staff receive support from Mayo Clinic Health System- Franciscan Healthcare’s main clinic/250-bed hospital in La Crosse, WI, which is located 50 miles northeast of Waukon.

License or certification

Board Eligible or Board Certified (BE/BC) in Family Medicine

Benefits eligible

Yes

Schedule

Full Time

Site description

Waukon, Iowa is a small quality city with a population of 3,800 people and a service area of approximately 15,000. Waukon is located in the scenic northeast corner of Iowa, nestled in the farmlands and rolling hills/bluffs of the Mississippi River Valley. The area has several trout streams and is also great for hunting. There is an excellent public school system, and there is also a Catholic elementary school. Luther College is located 20 miles from Waukon in Decorah, IA. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational activities, including hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, swimming, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling. Additional recreational, cultural and educational opportunities are available in La Crosse, WI

Category

Physicians & Scientists

Career profile

Family Medicine

Specialty

Family Medicine

Job posting number

67409BR

Recruiter

Karly Wallace

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).