With continued growth and high patient demand, Henry Ford Health System's Department of Family Medicine/Division of Geriatric Medicine is seeking a board eligible/certified Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician with Geriatrics training/experience to practice with Henry Ford's Division of Geriatric Medicine. This position is employed by the Henry Ford Medical Group.
The Henry Ford Medical Group is looking for a full time Geriatrician to care for patients in the metro-Detroit area. The position requires care for patients in various nursing and assisted living homes and an outpatient geriatric assessment clinic. This position involves inpatient rounding at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and resident teaching.
Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2017, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 25,000 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient.
Must be board eligible/certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
Must have Geriatrics Fellowship training
Residency/Fellowship training by an ACGME or AOA accredited program is required
Henry Ford Health provides a full continuum of services – from primary and preventative care, to complex and specialty care, health insurance, a full suite of home health offerings, virtual care, pharmacy, eye care and other healthcare retail.
It is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers, recognized for clinical excellence in cancer care, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics and sports medicine, and multi-organ transplants. Consistently ranked among the top five NIH-funded institutions in Michigan, Henry Ford Health engages in more than 2,000 research projects annually. Equally committed to educating the next generation of health professionals, Henry Ford Health trains more than 4,000 medical students, residents and fellows every year across 50+ accredited programs.
With more than 33,000 valued team members, Henry Ford Health is also among Michigan’s largest and most diverse employers, including nearly 6,000 physicians and researchers from the Henry Ford Medical Group, Henry Ford Physician Network and Jackson Health Network.
The health system is led by President and CEO Robert G. Riney and serves a growing number of c...ustomers across 250+ locations throughout Michigan including five acute care hospitals, two destination facilities for complex cancer and orthopedics and sports medicine care, three behavioral health facilities, primary care and urgent care centers.