About the Job
The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a board certified/eligible academic orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in Hand Surgery to be hired at the rank of Assistant, Associate on the clinician track.
The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time (1.0 cTE with 0.8 clinical time), board-certified or board-eligible academic orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in Hand Surgery.
This surgeon will work in the M Health Fairview system in the East Twin Cities metro on a campus with non-surgical sports medicine providers, advanced imaging, physical therapy and other supporting services.
M Health Fairview Musculoskeletal care brings multiple specialists together to blend the best in conservative and surgical treatment for bone, muscle and joint problems. These include: General and Subspecialty Orthopedic Surgeons, Podiatrists, Pain Management Providers, Neurosurgeons, Medical Spine (PM&R), Athletic Trainers, and Physical and Occupational Therapists.
This position is part of team of 26 orthopedic surgeons within M Health Fairview and 87 within the University of Minnesota Department of Orthopedic Surgery.
Opportunity exists to work with residents and/or medical students.
Patient care at M Health Fairview sites, including call at a Level 3 or 4 Trauma Center
Employed by MPhysicians, and participation in service activities on behalf of the department, the medical school, and the profession.
Pursuit of educational and outcome-driven goals fostered by the service line goals, system goals, and the individuals own areas of interest
Active participation in organizations and academic societies
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Orthopedic Surgery residency and hand fellowship-training program.
Reliable clinician with sound judgement and technical expertise.
Understands and places importance on patient care/service.
Detail oriented and self-motivated.
Education-focused and a creative problem-solver.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff.
Board eligible/certified.Licensed or ability to obtain /maintain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure and DEA certification in the State of Minnesota
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
About the Department
Our faculty, staff and physicians are passionate about providing excellent patient care and advancing knowledge. From the reconstruction of joints to treating sports injuries, the authorities within our department cover the gamut of focus areas. We're also preparing the next generation of diverse orthopedic surgeons through world-class education and training program at a top rated public research university.
To learn more about the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, please visit: https://med.umn.edu/ortho
M Health and Clinical Partnerships
Providers practice at affiliated locations under the M Health Fairview shared care delivery system. This partnership represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to build a nationally known academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
University of Minnesota
The University of Minnesota is among the largest and most prestigious public research universities in the nation. The University Medical School is a world-class institution with a long history of leadership and discoveries that have changed the practice of medicine. The nearly 3,000 outstanding faculty members are committed to achieving excellence in research, clinical care, and developing the next generation of health professionals.
We are based in Minneapolis and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. You'll find excellent school systems, a robust economy, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and a reliable international airport. If you love the outdoors, you can enjoy all four seasons with the plethora of lakes, parks, and some of the country's best bike trails!
Greater Minneapolis – St. Paul Metropolitan Area
Working at the University
At the University of Minnesota, you’ll find a flexible work environment and supportive colleagues who are interested in lifelong learning. We prioritize work-life balance, allowing you to invest in the future of your career and in your life outside of work.
The University also offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Competitive wages, paid holidays, and generous time off
Continuous learning opportunities through professional training and degree-seeking programs supported by the Regents Scholarship
Low-cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans
Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
University HSA contributions
Disability and employer-paid life insurance
Employee wellbeing program
Excellent retirement plans with employer contribution
Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) opportunity
Financial counseling services
Employee Assistance Program with eight sessions of counseling at no cost
Please visit the Office of Human Resources website for more information regarding benefits.
How To Apply
Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.
Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.
This position is dually employed by the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians. Applicants must also complete an application for this position with University of Minnesota Physicians. The corresponding job opening can be found here.
This position will remain open until filled.
To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected]
or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).
The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.
The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: http://diversity.umn.edu.
Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.
Please note: All employees at the University of Minnesota are required to comply with the University’s Administrative Policy: COVID-19 Vaccination and Safety Protocol by either providing proof of being fully vaccinated on their first day of employment, or complete a request for an exemption for medical exemption or religious reasons. To learn more please visit: https://safe-campus.umn.edu/return-campus/get-the-vax
About the U of M
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.