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Staff GastroenterologistJob ID REQ-2023-2304 Omaha, Nebraska
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:
Provides care of GI patients in the hospital and clinic environments.
Serves as a medical member of the multi-disciplinary evaluation and remediation team with special responsibility for the care of children with digestive system problems at Boys Town National Research Hospital inpatient unit or the pediatric ambulatory care units.
Designs and conducts clinical and/or basic research projects in area of specialty as approved by the Director, Boys Town National Research Hospital, consonant with the overall goals of the Boys Town National Research Hospital.
Cooperates with other Hospital staff members in the conduct of clinical and/or basic research projects.
Participates in and/or conducts the various educational programs developed by Boys Town National Research Hospital in undergraduate and graduate medicine, continuing education, nursing, and related allied health fields.
Participates in the development of program/project objectives, sub- objectives, and staffing needs for the medical program as may be required for sound management decision making.
Undertakes special projects as directed by the Director, Boys Town National Research Hospital.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Ability to demonstrate willingness to serve as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, involving non-physicians, dealing with communicatively disabled children.
Ability to apply research expertise as demonstrated by records or sustained work published in medical journals.
Ability to communicate concisely, both orally and in writing, with patients, families and staff, and collaborate with other members of the health care team to enhance care.
Ability to make assessments and problem solve.
Ability to keep complete records of all events and results of encounters to patients.
Possess a Doctor of Medicine Degree from an accredited medical school required.
Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and in gastroenterology and nutrition from the American Board of Pediatrics Sub-board in Pediatric Gastroenterology required.
Possess or be able to attain medical licensure in the State of Nebraska required.
Have, or be able to qualify for, a Creighton University Medical School faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics and be able to qualify for clinical hospital privileges required.
Minimum of three years pediatric residency training and additional training in gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition, including medical research and treatment of infants, children, and teens with digestive, liver, and nutritional disorders required.
About Boys Town:
Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.
Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.