The University of Wisconsin Department of Family Medicine and Community Health Beaver Dam Clinic, located in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, seeks a Clinical Physician. This is the place to practice family medicine in a strong primary care community.
The UW Health Beaver Dam Clinic is interested in a Family Medicine physician to provide the full spectrum of family medicine skills and patient care. This position will also be involved in clinical teaching of medical students and other learners.
Provision of clinical care for patients at the UW Health Beaver Dam Clinic, may include med/peds call, nursing home visits, and performing administrative duties as necessary in the position. This position will also be involved in clinical teaching of medical students and other learners. May include optional participation in obstetrics/maternity care and/or newborn rounding.
The preferred candidate will either have experience teaching and working with a diverse population or will welcome a commitment to teaching and working with a diverse population.
The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health (DFMCH) is currently the sixth-ranked Academic Family Medicine Department in the United States. This department is a distinctly large, tier-one clinical department in the University of Wisconsin School Of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH) based on size, scope, and complexity. The DFMCH and associated UW Health clinic operation has over 800 employees, including 172 faculty. An additional 253 clinical adjunct faculty are located throughout the state. The DFMCH trains over 150 residents and teaches over 500 medical students each year. Our physicians and residents practice at 17 clinics located throughout the state. The clinical practice is integral to the success of the department and UW Health due to the high volume of patients seen in our clinics with over 348,000 visits per year. The DFMCH has research funding from NIH, private industry and a wide variety of private foundations with funding exceeding $8 Million in FY2019. Research interests include addiction and substance misuse, prevention and treatment; infectious disease surveillance; systems-engineering approaches for improving ambulatory care; and practice-based research to improve health outcomes for the state of Wisconsin.
Degree and area of specialization:
License or Certificate:
Wisconsin medical license is required prior to start date.
Certified by or eligible for certification by the American Board of Family Medicine
Salary/Benefits: Competitive salary and excellent benefits.
Community: Beaver Dam, WI, located in Dodge County, is a thriving city of approximately 17,000 residents, which was settled with the arrival of the Milwaukee Railroad. Beaver Dam is a family-friendly community with an excellent local economy and a diverse mix of businesses. This safe community has a low cost of living, and offers progressive public and private school systems.
Beaver Dam is home to a 6,000-acre lake surrounded by rich farmlands and 300 acres of beautiful parks. The community offers a variety of dining and coffee options, a local brewery, plenty of shopping, an open-air outdoor Farmer’s Market, a thriving theater, music and arts scene, golf courses, sporting activities and outdoor recreation, such as fishing, boating, camping, hiking, and a community calendar of events that is filled up all year long. The nearby Horicon Marsh National Wildlife Refuge has over 300 species of birds, over 10 miles of hiking, two boardwalks with habitat and wildlife viewing sites, and an opportunity for canoeing and kayaking.
Beaver Dam is situated just 35 minutes from Madison, 1 hour from Milwaukee and the Fox Valley, 1 1/2 hours from Green Bay, and 2 1/2 hours north of Chicago. It’s perfectly located in Wisconsin to be near all of the great amenities the state has to offer.
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For additional information, please contact:
Sheena Frydrych, Physician Recruiter
The UW-Madison is an EO/AA employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Wisconsin caregiver and open records laws apply. A background check will be conducted prior to employment.