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Physican - Trauma Surgery, SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin
Surgery | SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Madison | Madison, WI | Req #: 18006972

Actively Recruiting
Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon, Surgical Intensivist
We would like to invite you to become part of the Trauma Team at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Madison, Wisconsin. We are seeking an experienced and caring, board-certified/board-eligible trauma surgeon.
Opportunity overview:
  • Be an integral participant in the development and shaping of a trauma program
  • Help elevate our trauma unit to an ACS Level-II Trauma Center from a Level III
  • No 24-hour shifts; 24/7 AP coverage
  • Care for patients in an award-winning, 440-bed tertiary care and referral center
  • Become part of a dynamic surgery team, that is in the process of expanding to 11 surgeons, including trauma/acute care, general surgery, and subspecialists, with support from neurosurgery and orthopedics
At SSM Health, we are united by a shared commitment to serve through faith, humanity, compassionate care and exceptional medicine. Join us as we work together to reveal the healing presence of God through our exceptional health care services.
The Hospital
SSM St. Mary's Hospital is an award-winning facility and has been serving South Central Wisconsin since 1912. The hospital is a 440-bed tertiary care and referral center. SSM St. Mary's Hospital is currently elevating its Level III Trauma Program to an ACS Level II Trauma Center. The Trauma program has strong support from our 5 neurosurgeons and 12 orthopedists, along with the many other specialties including intensivists, hospitalists, interventional radiology, and other hospital-based teams.
SSM St. Mary's Hospital is the referral hospital for the 7 hospital SSM Wisconsin Region. Our Wisconsin Region also counts 4 additional affiliate hospitals in our network.
St. Mary's Hospital and Dean Medical Group are part of SSM Health, an integrated health system that has facilities in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, and Oklahoma.
The Community
Madison, population 252,000, consistently ranks as one of the top places in the country to live, work, go to school, play, and raise a family. In fact, Madison was recently named as the most livable mid-size city in the United States by Middleton is a popular suburb to the west. It was recognized by Money Magazine when it was named the seventh of "The 100 Best Places to Live." The Madison area offers excellent public and private schools. The Overture Center in downtown Madison is a beautiful facility that offers a wide variety of entertainment, including the Madison Symphony, Madison Opera, and visiting performances.
BC in General Surgery. BC/BE in Trauma/SCC. ATLS certified. Fellowship training in Trauma and Critical Care required.
SSM Health Dean Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
For more information contact:
Mike Dahlke
Phone: 608.294.6250 Cell: 262.470.8201
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Mike Dahlke
Mike Dahlke
Senior Physician and Provider Recruiter
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Mike Dahlke
Mike Dahlke
Senior Physician and Provider Recruiter

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At SSM Health, we are driven by a singular Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God. It's a higher calling that binds us. Here, we work together, system and providers alike, to heal the body, mind and spirit of our patients. We are united by a shared commitment to serve through faith, humanity, compassionate care and exceptional medicine.

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  • Malpractice insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement savings plan
  • CME stipends and time
  • Adoption reimbursement
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