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Physician, Bariatric Surgery

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Physician, Bariatric Surgery - Department of Surgery - Full-Time - Ascension St. Agnes - Columbia, MD

Why Join Ascension?

Saint Agnes Healthcare serves the greater Baltimore area and employs more than 3,000 associates. Saint Agnes offers a full range of services through its operation of a 254-bed, full-service teaching hospital, Saint Agnes Medical Group, Seton Imaging Center, and Saint Agnes Foundation. Partnerships throughout the community have positioned Saint Agnes to provide support to individuals when and where they need it most. Saint Agnes strives to ensure the vitality and health of the community.

Saint Agnes Healthcare is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially those most in need.  In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

Department of Surgery at Saint Agnes Hospital is currently recruiting a Bariatric Surgeon to join two other surgeons in an exclusive practice of metabolic and bariatric surgery. It was the first program in the State of Maryland to receive accreditation through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP® in 2006, Saint Agnes Hospital has an established record of outstanding outcomes in weight-loss surgery.

  • Opportunities for teaching surgical residents and conducting clinical research are available.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Maryland Board of Physicians obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Verified by local Credentialing Office
    • Board Certified in General Surgery
    • Certified with the American Board of Obesity Medicine
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). Verified by local Credentialing Office

Education:

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required
  • Fellowship trained in MIS and Bariatrics

Experience:

  • Candidates should be committed to excellence in clinical care and wortk collaboratively within a team setting
  • Extensive full-spectrum laparoscopic bariatric experience required

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
Job ID: 349812
Category: Physicians
Facility: MDBAL AMG Physicians
Ministry: Saint Agnes Healthcare, MD
Location: Columbia, MD

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