• Physician: Nephrologist

    Job Location(s) US-ID-Twin Falls
    Category
    Physician
    Department
    3422-SL NEPHROLOGY - NARASIMHAN
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Requisition ID
    2017-10136
  • Overview

    St. Luke's Magic Valley is seeking a BC/BE Nephrologist to join our collegial and dedicated team in Twin Falls, ID.  Our multi-disciplinary group consists of three board certified nephrologists and an advanced practitioner provider focused on improving our patients' quality of life.   Our team offers a full spectrum of nephrologic care for people facing kidney issues such as kidney injury, kidney stones, electrolyte abnormalities, chronic kidney disease, and end-stage renal disease. We also care for patient’s pre and post-kidney transplant and manage the treatment of patients with hypertension.  Support from our hospitalist, vascular surgery and interventional radiology teams is readily available and easily accessible, and there is a 2:3 nursing support ratio. All rounding takes place at one state of the art hospital with our outpatient nephrology clinic located a very short distance from the hospital.  Placement of temporary hemo dialysis catheters optional.  This opportunity consists of a mixture of inpatient care and outpatient clinic each week.  We see patients at 3 different dialysis centers and provide care for home hemodialysis, in-center HD, and PD. 

     

     

    ABOUT TWIN FALLS

    Twin Falls, located in scenic southern Idaho, receives a variety of temperatures that four distinct seasons have to offer. Just under two hours from Boise, Twin Falls is best known for Shoshone Falls - "Niagara of the West" - and bountiful outdoor adventures. Adventure seekers can enjoy whitewater rafting, kayaking, rock-climbing and BASE jumping from the Perrine Bridge. Twin Falls has a thriving agriculture-based economy, which powers its reputation as a preferred location for food science, production and processing companies. Local schools receives strong support from the community in both academics and sports, while also enriching the community's arts and culture scene. With a low crime rate, good schools and endless opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast, you’ll find Twin Falls is unhurried, unspoiled and unassuming.

     

    OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS

    • Highly competitive guaranteed base salary with potential production and quality incentives;
    • Generous recruitment incentives may include housing allowance, student loan repayment, residency stipend and relocation;
    • Hospital employed with great benefits, retirement, malpractice, vacation and CME allowance;
    • Medical education opportunities; residents and medical students

     

    WHY ST. LUKE'S? 

    St. Luke’s is Idaho’s largest employer and most awarded health system, with a medical staff of over 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. Made up of eight hospitals around central and southern Idaho, we are proud to be the only locally owned and operated, physician-led, not-for-profit health system in the state. St. Luke’s has been awarded as one of the Top 15 Health Systems in the country for the fourth consecutive year, designated by Truven Health Analytics. We are committed to providing high quality patient care and positively impacting the lives of those in our community. St. Luke’s enjoys an outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and a superior healthcare organization.

     

    For more information on this and other St. Luke’s opportunities, please contact Tracey Duncan via email: duncantr@slhs.org or phone:  208.814.0656.

     

    *St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

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