Rheumatology - St. Joseph


Rheumatologist Opportunity at Lakeland Rheumatology

Location: St. Joseph

Overview of Highlights

If you are looking for a great practice environment with excellent partners and colleagues, then consider joining our team at Lakeland Rheumatology.  We are seeking a passionate board certified or board eligible rheumatologist to join our busy practice.  Competitive two-year salary guarantee - including generous signing bonus and opportunity to earn even more based on productivity.

Position is primarily outpatient-based with light inpatient consults (average of no more than one per week).  Great partnership with 24/7 Hospitalist Team at Lakeland Medical Center.  Practice includes one rheumatologist and one physician assistant.  Epic EHR and MyChart patient portal. Experience with MSK ultrasound, joint injections, and aspiration preferred. Training in MSK Ultrasound provided. No internal medicine patients.

Office hours are 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday - Friday.  Call coverage equals approximately 10 days per month, including one weekend.  New consults average 45-60 minutes; 30 minute appointments for established patients. Tertiary care center support is provided by Northwestern, University of Chicago, and University of Michigan.

Spectrum Health Lakeland, ranked one of the 15 Top Hospitals® in the nation by IBM Watson Health™ in 2019, is a teaching hospital offering residencies in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Dermatology.  We also host 3rd and 4th year medical students from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Central Michigan University College of Medicine.

Recruitment & Benefits Package

  • Competitive market-based compensation
  • Health/dental/vision/disability/life insurance/retirement benefits
  • CME allowance
  • Relocation assistance provided in accordance with policy
  • Interview expenses covered

Southwest Michigan is home to Whirlpool Corporation’s Global Headquarters and Andrews University – one of the most diverse college campuses in the United States.  One of the most affordable places to live in Michigan, we offer a peaceful, relaxed quality of life, with a wide variety of outdoor and cultural activities only 90 minutes from downtown Chicago.

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To learn more, please contact Alexis Johns at ajohns2@lakelandhealth.org or (269) 982-4808.

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