Thoracic-CV Surgeon to Join 4 in Large Surgical Multispecialty Private Practice
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Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, KS
Wesley Medical Center is a regional acute-care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. The medical staff of 850 physicians and 3,400 employees provides a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients from throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Every year, more than 180,000 patients are treated and more than 6,000 babies are born at Wesley. The hospital was founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church and has been part of the HCA hospital system since 1985. In 2016, Wesley completed a 28 million dollar construction project to launch Wesley Children's Hospital. Wesley was recently named among The Joint Commission’s new list of Top Performers on Key Quality Measures®
The city regularly makes the popular “top city” lists as a smaller metro area with many of the things families are seeking, combined with lower than average cost of living. Most recent: Wichita named to CNN Money's top 10 most affordable real estate markets. Forbes ranks Wichita 11th best city in which to raise a family.
• The metro population is 390,000, but the city is the medical hub for 2/3s of the state of Kansas and parts of contiguous states--over 1.5 million
• Wichita is home to 70 of the U.S. general aviation industry, with corporations like Boeing, Hawker-Beechcraft and Cessna.
• Other major headquarters in Wichita include Koch Industries, Coleman
• This unique combination of Medical, Aviation and International Business makes Wichita home to a diverse group of internationally born/educated post-graduate degreed professionals
Job SummaryWichita Surgical Specialists, P.A., is one of the largest private practice surgical groups in the nation. Join 4 cardiothoracic surgeons in this multi-specialty surgical group. This is a succession-planning recruitment effort. Many surgeons in the group have clinical faculty appointments with the University of Kansas School of Medicine/Wichita and the affiliated General Surgery residency.
The successful candidate will be a Board certified or Board eligible cardiothoracic surgeon ready to step into a busy practice with high growth potential. Competitive private practice financial package includes:
Partnership buy-in options
Paid malpractice coverage,
Retirement plan, health insurance, relocation expenses
Bonuses in excess of salary
The city of Wichita is the largest city in Kansas with a population just under 400,000, drawing from almost 1.5 million in two-thirds of the state of Kansas and parts of contiguous states. The managed care penetration is below 20%, and reimbursements are excellent.
Please respond with CV and cover message explaining reason for interest in living and working in Wichita KS!