Family Medicine – Geriatrics

Milwaukee, WI

Job Description
Aurora Health Care, in affiliation with the UW School of Medicine and Public Health, is seeking a fellowship trained geriatrician interested in joining a mature academic practice, committed to excellent patient care and to scholarly approaches to improve our health care delivery system. This position is a part of a stable integrated health care system in the top decile for quality of patient care with a supportive medical community. Located at our Aurora Sinai campus, the position also includes:
  • Market leader in pay with base plus compensation model
  • Loan forgiveness up to $180,000 and/or sign-on bonus (based on criteria)
  • Collaborative, multidisciplinary environment geared towards learning
  • Great staff geared towards patient and family care
  • Faculty appointment with the UW School of Medicine and Public Health
Great resources:
  • Site partners with the Department of Aging
  • Social work and neuropsychologist on site
  • Specialty trained nurses (ACE unit) helps keep staff in tune with patient needs
  • Multiple geriatrics models of care including: Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Unit; Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP); Geriatric Emergency Department; Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute Memory Clinic
  • Teaching includes fellows, residents and medical students
About Aurora Health Care 
Aurora Health Care is the largest health care system in Wisconsin.  With service areas extending to Northeastern Illinois, Aurora is anchored by two top tier tertiary/quaternary care centers. Our integrated delivery model allows Aurora physicians and advanced practice professionals to support their patients, connect with colleagues and offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care.
 
What makes being an Aurora physician unique?  We make it easy for you to do what you do best - care for patients. Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology, and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for patients.