Physician - Gynecology - Oncology Job in Des Moines, IA

Physician: Gynecological Oncology
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:8074
Verified Date:08/10/2020
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Gynecological Oncology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Tertiary service area of 1.4 million
  • 875-bed acute care, not-for-profit Catholic hospital located on 4 campuses
  • Maintains a network of 14 affiliate hospitals and clinics
  • 24/7 Hospitalist and Intensivist support
  • Two Cancer Center locations in the Des Moines Metro area

Compensation Details

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Full Benefits
  • Relocation assistance

Community Details

  • Des Moines is a dynamic metropolitan city of over 600,000 residents
  • Iowa was named #1 State to Practice Medicine in U.S.
  • Des Moines named Best City for Young Professionals, Best City for Families and Wealthiest City in America
  • Home to two nationally top ranked schools

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Gynecology- Oncology Salaries In Omaha, NE. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

The Housing Market.  4 beds 3 baths 3,100 sqft on a quiet cul-de-sac. 10 minutes from downtown. This home can be yours for $304,900.

The Community.  

The Employer.  Des Moines is a not-for-profit Catholic health care provider.  The hospitals, total of 875 beds.  With approximately 7,000 staff members and a medical staff of about 1,200 physicians and allied health professionals, one of the state's largest employers and one of the Midwest's largest referral centers.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 7 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
  • 197 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport
  • 239 miles: Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP) Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 123 miles to Omaha, NE
  • 167 miles to Lincoln, NE
  • 180 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 233 miles to Saint Paul, MN
  • 234 miles to Minneapolis, MN

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 7 miles: Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM) Des Moines International Airport
  • 122 miles: Cedar Rapids, IA (CID / KCID) The Eastern Iowa Airport
  • 131 miles: Waterloo, IA (ALO / KALO) Waterloo Regional Airport
  • 141 miles: Omaha, NE (OMA / KOMA) Eppley Airfield
  • 161 miles: Kirksville, MO (IRK / KIRK) Kirksville Regional Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $126,100
  • City Cost of Living Index - 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 91.3

Colleges and Universities:

  • Des Moines Area Community College (about 9 miles; Ankeny, IA; Full-time enrollment: 15,337)
  • Iowa State University (about 31 miles; Ames, IA; FT enrollment: 28,662)
  • Iowa Central Community College (about 69 miles; Fort Dodge, IA; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 75 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 88 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 89 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)

Demographics:

  • White 66.2%
  • Hispanic 13.4%
  • Black 10.8%
  • Asian 6.1%
  • Two or more races 3.3%
  • American Indian 0.1%
  • Other race 0.1%
  • Native Hawaiian 0.03%

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.92%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6%
  • County Tax Rate - 0.78%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.29%

Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)

Recreation:

  • Des Moines Park & Rec Dept
  • Four Mile Community Center
  • Iowa Parks Foundation
  • Chamberlain Park

Arts & Culture:

  • Des Moines Art Center
  • Harmon Fine Arts Center
  • Civic Center of Greater Des Moines
  • Art Force Iowa

Sports for the Spectator:

  • QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS - baseball
  • QUAD CITY MALLARDS - hockey
  • Wisconsin Wolfpack Professional Indoor Football
  • University of Wisconsin Badgers Football

Sports for the Participant:

  • Central Iowa Sports
  • Des Moines IA High school sports
  • Iowa Running and triathlon team

Shopping:

  • Wakonda Shopping Center
  • Green Goods for the Home
  • Valley West Mall

Top Five things to do:

  1. Gray's Lake Park
  2. Pappajohn Sculpture Park
  3. Clive Greenbelt Trail
  4. Downtown Farmers Market
  5. Iowa State Fairgrounds