Dec 09, 2020

Maternal Fetal Medicine Physician

  • Indiana University Health
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
PSLF-Qualified - Full-Time Other

Job Description

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking a Maternal Fetal Medicine physician to join our growing division.   The MFM Division provides inpatient and outpatient consultation as well as primary comprehensive care of high-risk pregnancies, fetal ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, and invasive fetal treatment. We have specialized programs to provide evidence-based care to women with cardiac disease, opiate use disorder, and diabetes.  The MFM Division has a record of ongoing production of basic science, clinical/translational, and epidemiologic research, including membership in the Consortium on Safe Labor, Obstetric-Fetal Pharmacology Research Units Network and Nulliparous Network of the NICHD. In addition, we have long-standing partnerships with the prestigious Regenstrief Institute for informatics and healthcare research in Indianapolis.  The Maternal Fetal Physician group serves referring providers from IU Health, the Community Hospital Network, and Eskenazi Health.  The combined annual deliveries covered by our MFM program exceeds 19,000.  We are affiliated with Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, one of the top children's hospitals in the United States.  The IU MFM group and the Level 4 NICU at Riley also serve as the tertiary care referral center for the entire state of Indiana. IU Health has one of the largest fleet of helicopter medical transport services in the nation with a dedicated Lifeline maternal transport program. 

Position Details:

  • Active participant in departmental and divisional teaching program, including 3 MFM fellows, 41 residents and 350 medical students annually
  • Flexibility to craft a job description that has a mix of inpatient and outpatient MFM care along with practice location tailored to the applicant

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Community Description

Indianapolis, Indiana, the 17th largest U.S. city, is a sophisticated city blending charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure.  Residents of this dynamic city enjoy:

  • Leading educational system and top-ranked universities paired with a diverse population
  • Vibrant downtown offering arts, theaters, world-class museums, zoo, aquarium, concerts and memorials
  • Top ranked international airport: "Best Airport in North America" eight consecutive years
  • Lively nightlife, local wineries, retail, and cuisine with local flavors
  • Historic neighborhoods with surrounding cultural districts and low cost of living
    • Eagle Creek and the suburbs of Westfield and Fishers have been named to Money Magazine's list of the Best Places to Live in America
  • Collegiate and professional sports, golfing, boating and unique parks
  • Home of the Colts (NFL), Fever (WNBA), Pacers (NBA), Indians (MiLB), Indianapolis 500 (IndyCar), Indy Eleven (NASL), NCAA and USTA Midwest
  • Nation's largest half marathon (OneAmerica Mini-Marathon) and national biking awards
  • Close proximity to Chicago, St. Louis and Cincinnati

Healthcare System/Hospital Description

IU Health University Hospital is a major teaching hospital and a recognized leader in technology. IU Health University Hospital offers patients access to treatments, therapies and procedures that are found only in the most advanced academic medical centers. Many of the advances start in the Indiana University School of Medicine research laboratories and are incorporated into patient care through clinical research programs at IU Health University Hospital.

IU Health University Hospital is home to outstanding, nationally recognized programs. The only National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated cancer center in the state, the Indiana University Health Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, has its home at IU Health University Hospital.

IU Health University Hospital is also home to the largest transplant program by volume in Indiana. Surgeons perform technologically advanced procedures such as pancreas transplant to cure type 1 diabetes and performed the first live Twitter-cast surgery in the state, a living kidney donation transplant, in June 2012.

Several of IU Health University Hospital's clinical programs have been consistently ranked throughout the years among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, including three specialties in the top 50 for 2020-21, and ranked as Indiana's top hospital. This knowledge is passed on to Indiana's future doctors, as more than half of Indiana's physicians are trained at IU Health University Hospital.

IU Health University Hospital operates as a part of Indiana University Health, Indiana’s most comprehensive healthcare system. IU Health includes hospitals, physicians and allied services dedicated to providing preeminent care throughout Indiana and beyond.

Qualifications

Board Certified/Eligible in Obstetrics/Gynecoloy & Maternal-Fetal Medicine, completion of an MFM fellowship, strong interest in clinical medicine, teaching, and/or research, MD/DO and eligibility for medical licensure in Indiana

Benefits

Comprehensive benefits package includes eligibility for loan forgiveness, group insurance (health, dental, life, disability), 401k with company match, PTO, and occurrence-based malpractice insurance coverage.


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