Physician Openings

Pediatrics - General - China - Kunming

Position Posted:

1/26/2018

Department:

Pediatrics

Sanford World Clinic and YMCI Calmette Medical Investment & Management Company is seeking a BE/BC General Pediatrician who shares in our philosophy of establishing strong relationships with the patients, their families and relates well to referring physicians and colleagues. The new two-story, 18,000-square-foot Sanford World Clinic in Kunming will have the capacity to hold up to 10 primary care pediatric physicians. YMCI Calmette may also utilize the clinic for rotating pediatric sub-specialists.

Practice Details
  • Must have extensive training and work experience in a US healthcare institution
  • The ideal candidate would have work experience in both the US and China
  • Full time outpatient clinic
  • No call
  • Provide Primary Care pediatric services in outpatient clinic
  • Assist in training and education of other Pediatric Clinic providers
  • Language skills: Fluency in English required, Fluency in Mandarin required

Salary and Comprehensive Benefits Package
Competitive compensation is offered along with a generous Retention Loan and Relocation Allowance. Benefits such as health care coverage, PTO, paid holidays, paid Visa/Passport/China Licensure expenses are offered – must adhere to the Sanford Health Benefits Policy.

Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the United States and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

In addition to the clinic planned for Kunming, China, Sanford World Clinic has opened facilities domestically in Oklahoma, California, and Oregon, as well as has internationally developed four clinics in Ghana, Africa. Sanford also is pursuing projects in Israel and Mexico and is evaluating several other locations worldwide. 

Sanford Children’s Clinic Kunming, China 
With a population of more than six million, Kunming is the political, economic, communications and cultural hub of Yunnan and is the seat of the provincial government. Northern Kunming is experiencing tremendous growth and has a significant need for primary care for children. Currently, northern Kunming has 60 kindergartens, 30 primary schools and 11 middle schools. Kunming, particularly the area surrounding the pediatric clinic, is experiencing significant growth with tremendous numbers of young families. With this growth comes the increased need for health care. 

Informational Websites
Sanford Health
Sanford Children's
Sanford World Clinics


For more information on this practice opportunity or to forward your CV for consideration contact: Mary Jo Burkman, Director of Physician Recruitment