Physician - Pathologist - Medical Director of Microbiology
Marshfield Clinic Health System
Location: Marshfield, Wisconsin
Internal Number: R-0019962
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Physician - Pathologist - Medical Director of Microbiology
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The Division of Laboratory Medicine of the Marshfield Clinic Health System is seeking an enthusiastic and team oriented full time board-certified Anatomic and/or Clinical Pathologist to join our practice. The Medical Director of Microbiology provides leadership and direction to clinical microbiology services across the Marshfield Health Health System. The individual will join a PhD clinical microbiologist, 2 clinical chemists, 19 anatomic and clinical pathologists and over 500 laboratory staff in delivering laboratory services to our 10 regional hospitals and 60 clinic locations located in north-central Wisconsin. The successful applicant will function as content expert for the System Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship Committees, and as system Clinical Laboratory spokesperson for infectious disease needs. The position will also include a part-time appointment as a Research Scientist within the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute (MCRI).
The chosen individual will be responsible for technical leadership, training, quality assurance/quality control and regulatory compliance associated with both infectious disease diagnostic testing and laboratory-developed testing. The individual will serve as the CLIA laboratory medical director for one or more of our regional health-care entities with occasional travel expected. Appointment to the MCRI will involve participation or coordination in research opportunities that involve the clinical laboratories, and may include the development of translational diagnostic technologies in conjunction with MCRI Scientists that may result in future laboratory tests.
The individual will work closely with our other Clinical Microbiologists, Clinical Pathologists, and Laboratory Administration in developing testing strategies that further the mission, vision and values of our healthcare system. Additional responsibilities will include clinical consultation, and occasional teaching of staff, medical technology students, medical students and residents.
Compensation and Benefits
Competitive 2 year guaranteed salary
4 weeks of vacation, 2 weeks CME to start
$5,800 CME annual allowance
Health, dental, life, disability, and occurrence-based malpractice insurance
Fully funded Retirement Plan; 401(k) Plan; & 457(b) Plan
Fully funded relocation
Minimum Required: MD or MD, PhD with certification by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology or Clinical Pathology; and with subspecialty certification in Medical Microbiology by the ABP or by the American Board of Medical Microbiology.
Preferred/Optional: Subspecialty certification by the American Board of Medical Microbiology
Minimum Required: Demonstrated knowledge and experience in laboratory medicine. Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with diverse physicians and medical staff groups.
Preferred/Optional: Three years' experience as practicing pathologist in Microbiology/Molecular Pathology area
The following licensure(s) & certification(s) are required for this position. Licenses with restrictions are subject to review to determine if restrictions are substantially related to the position.
Minimum Required:Board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology or Clinical Pathology;Board eligible in Microbiology (American Board of Pathology/American Board of Medical Microbiology). License to practice medicine in the State of Wisconsin.
Located in Central Wisconsin, Marshfield offers a great place to live, work and play within this community of 20,000. Marshfield's quality of life is everything you are looking for to raise a family or to start or advance a career. Marshfield is an extremely safe community and residents take great pride in this place they call home, while enjoying all four seasons. With exceptional schools, ranking high above the national average, Marshfield is committed to offering diverse and plentiful opportunities.
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The Marshfield Promise is centered around 5 core values; Patient-Centered, Trust, Teamwork, Excellence and Affordability.
Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable and compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.
Exclusion From Federal Programs: Employee may not at any time have been or be excluded from participation in any federally funded program, including Medicare and Medicaid. This is a condition of employment. Employee must immediately notify his/her manager or the Health System's Compliance Officer if he/she is threatened with exclusion or becomes excluded from any federally funded program.
Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Marshfield Clinic physicians and staff are motivated by our mission to enrich lives. We serve more than 360,000 unique patients each year through accessible, high quality health care, research and education. With 700+ physicians in 170 medical specialties and subspecialties as well as over 12,000 employees in 60 clinical locations in 40 Wisconsin communities, Marshfield Clinic is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.