Catholic Health Initiatives Endocrinologist in Des Moines, Iowa
Mercy Clinics, doing business as the Iowa Diabetes and Endocrinology Center, is seeking a BC/BE Endocrinologist to join us in beautiful Des Moines, Iowa. The opportunity offers competitive compensation including paid malpractice, 401k match, & sign-on.
8 physicians & 3 APC’s
100% Endocrine Practice
Mainly outpatient based with rare inpatient consults
Internal Medicine Faculty appointment at Mercy and University of Iowa and teaching opportunity at Des Moines University
Iowa Diabetes & Endocrinology Center
Largest Endocrine practice in the state of Iowa
Statewide referral network
ADA Certified Diabetes Education program
3 full-time CDE’s with 2 Educators on-site
Full range of DM education services including CGMs & pump program
DEXA scan and in-house osteoporosis infusion therapy
High resolution thyroid ultrasound and licensed to administer radioactive Iodine
On-site clinical laboratory with ability to perform dynamic testing
Central Iowa’s largest Physician led multi-specialty clinic system, established in 1983
31 Primary Care clinics throughout central and southern Iowa
Nationally recognized as an NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
Recipient of the Acclaim Award from the Medical Group Management Assoc. for Group Practice Quality
Recognized as a “National Model of Innovative Primary Care” by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
#1 Best State to Live in America - U.S. News & World Report
#1 Place to Live and Work – Physicians Thrive
#1 Best State to Practice Medicine in the U.S. – WalletHub
#1 Best Affordable Place to Live in the U.S. – U.S. News & World Report
#1 City with an Up-and-Coming Downtown – Fortune
#4 Best City to Live in America - U.S. News & World Report
Fastest growing metro city in the Midwest – U.S. Census Bureau
Best City for Families – Kiplinger
Voted as the Safest City in America – Gallup
Best City for Young Professionals – Forbes
Wealthiest City in America – The Today Show
Mercy Clinics, central Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic system, was established in August 1983, as a subsidiary of Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines. Today, Mercy Clinics employs more than 375 physicians and allied health professionals representing over 30 specialties and subspecialties. We operate more than 50 clinics with locations in central Iowa.
At Mercy Clinics we are dedicated to helping our community members optimize their health and well-being while providing patients and families with health care experiences that surpass their expectations. We lead the way in improving quality through innovative care management and set the standard for providing high-quality care with compassion. Mercy Clinics is home to the most advanced treatments, many of which are exclusive services only offered by professionals at Mercy.
RECOGNITION AND AWARDS
Since 2003, Mercy Clinics has been actively engaged in the development of a medical home/advanced primary care delivery system based on Wagner’s Chronic Care Model and the Six Aims for Improvement from the Institute of Medicine (IOM).
In 2008, Mercy Clinics was the recipient of the American Medical Group Association’s (AMGA) Acclaim Award. This award is presented annually to one health system that “exemplifies the best quality health care in the U.S.” Mercy Clinics achieved this honor through its work in chronic care management, medical home model development and health coach implementation.
In 2013, Mercy Clinics was among 30 clinics nationwide Selected as an Exemplar Primary Care Practice by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Group Health Research Institute.
In 2015, 25 Mercy Clinics received National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships.
Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities. One of the largest health systems in the nation, Englewood, Colorado-based Catholic Health Initiatives operates in 17 states with 100 hospitals, including two academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health services organizations; nursing colleges; home health agencies; senior living communities; and other facilities and services. In fiscal year (FY) 2017, Catholic Health Initiatives provided $2.1 billion in charity care, community benefit, and unpaid cost of government programs.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.