Physician - Orthopedic Surgery

Olathe, KS 66061

Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Profession Physician

We are excited to introduce you to Olathe Health and the exciting opportunities we have within Orthopedics.

 

We have an employment opportunity in Orthopedics at Olathe Health, which is located in suburban Kansas City.  This position is employed by Olathe Health.  I wanted to inquire about your potential interest in learning more about our position and possibly having a phone call to discuss the details.

 

Olathe Health has a great deal to offer physicians.  We are thriving communities and a regional medical system located in Johnson, Miami and Linn Counties in Kansas.  We provide our physicians with access to state of the art technology and many services.  We work hard to earn our patients and physicians confidence and strive to be the hospital of choice for our community and physicians.

 

Olathe is a great place to live, work, learn, shop and play!  With a population of more than 130,000, Olathe is one of the fasted growing cities in the nation (U.S. Census).  Despite its phenomenal growth, it retains a hometown flavor with a quality of life second to none.  Olathe has been ranked as among the Best Cities in which to live (Money and Forbes Magazines and RelocateAmerica.com)

 

Key Details regarding the position:   

           

  • We are looking for a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specialize in general orthopedics and joint reconstruction.  This position will do 60% total joint and 40% general orthopedics The group currently includes 4 orthopedic surgeons and 5 advanced practice providers.
  • Call 1:8
  • Group is doing robotic partial knee replacement (Navio Technology)
  • All of the providers and staff are employed by Olathe Health.

 

  • Benefits Include: Family Health Insurance, Paid-Time Off, Family Dental Coverage, CME Allowance, payment of Kansas Medical License, DEA Registration and Medical Staff Membership dues to Olathe Medical Center. Also, Medical Malpractice, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance and participation in the Olathe Health System Retirement Plans.

 

All candidates must be eligible for employment in the United States.

 Key websites:

Olathe Health System: www.olathehealth.org                                                        

Olathe Chamber of Commerce: www.olathe.org

Olathe Public Schools: www.olatheschools.com

City Of Olathe: www.olatheks.org

 

Olathe Medical Center has undergone the largest expansion in its history.  Several significant construction projects have been completed across our 260 acre campus.

  • A new surgery expansion to be completed in 2020. This expansion will increase our OR space by 16,990 square feet and include 5 new operating rooms.
  • A new four-story Obstetric Wing with a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit opened in May, 2017.
  • A free-standing Cancer Center was completed in early 2018.
  • The addition of a Memory Care Neighborhood at Cedar Lake Village was completed and opened in 2017.
  • Expanded Cardiovascular Center which included a new Hybrid Lab was completed in 2017.
  • OMC also opened our Hospice House in October 2014.
  • We will have expanded pediatric care on our campus thanks to a partnership with Childrens Mercy Hospital. A new facility at Olathe Medical Park initially will offer pediatric urgent-care and specialty clinics through Childrens Mercy.
  • Further growth will also occur in orthopedics. We are currently exploring growth opportunities within the group and community.

 

 

Accreditations and other items to note:

  • OMC recently earned national recognition in orthopedic surgery care from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It was ranked among the top 97 hospitals in the country for safety and better recoveries from knee and hip surgery.
  • OMC is the first hospital in the region to implement Robotic-Assisted Technology for Partial Knee Replacement Surgery.
  • OMC has received the American College of Cardiologys National Cardiovascular Data Registry ACTION Registry - Get with the Guidelines (GWTG) Platinum Performance Achievement Award. Only four percent of U.S. hospitals received this award.  We have achieved this standing for 7 consecutive years.
  • All Olathe Medical Services, Inc (OMSI) primary care clinics have received the National Committee for Quality Assurances (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Level 3 Recognition. This is the highest level of recognition awarded by NCAQ, the organization that evaluates providers and clinics based on the quality of care given to patients under the Medical Home Model.
  • Olathe Health is one of Ingrams Magazines 2017 Best Companies to work for. Olathe Health was one of only four recipients in the large companys category.
  • Awards, Accreditations and Certifications can be found at: http://www.olathehealth.org/About-Us/AwardsandAccreditations

 

I would enjoy the chance to learn more about your interest in our positions and discuss them in detail.

 

I look forward to hearing back.  Please feel free to contact me by phone at 913-791-4293 or by email at darren.odum@olathehealth.org

 

Thank you for your consideration.

 

Sincerely,

Darren Odum

Vice President of Business Development and Physician Engagement

Olathe Health

913-791-4293

Darren.odum@olathehealth.org