PracticeLink Magazine

Winter 2018

The career development quarterly for physicians of all specialties, PracticeLink Magazine provides readers with feature articles, compensation stats, helpful job search tips—as well as recruitment ads from organizations across the U.S.

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Page 72 of 91 W INTER 2018 73 F I N D A J O B T O D A Y ! V I S I T T H E A L L N E W A C P ' s C A R E E R C O N N E C T I O N Trusted by 148,000 internists, subspecialists, & hospitalists. CAREERS.ACPONLINE.ORG 148,000 OMAHA, NE Neurology Trauma Surgery ENT Anesthesiology Dermatology Cardiology (Noninvasive) OBGYN (Academics) PM&R (IP) Radiology COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA OBGYN Pediatrics LINCOLN, NE Family Medicine* Vascular Surgery ENT GRAND ISLAND, NE Pulmonology / CC** Hospital Medicine** Neurosurgery** Emergency Medicine** KEARNEY, NE Gastroenterology** Psychiatry** Emergency Medicine* Hospital Medicine* Orthopedics Pulmonary / CC** Anesthesiology* CHI Health is the largest faith-based healthcare system in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. Our two physician enterprises offer primary and specialty care at more than 150 locations. CHI Health is the primary teaching partner of Creighton University's health sciences schools. We have opportunities in the following communities: Inspired calling. Incredible career. *HIB Accepted **JI Accepted multiple clinics and doctors in it, of which my clinic is one. I help them with the quality aspect for multiple locations in our area — Lincoln, Crete, Kearney, Grand Island. It's a very large physician network." DeFreece learned early on that he was interested in family practice. "I went to the University of Kansas Medical Center. We spent two years in Kansas City, and then u K flips it and for the second half, you go to Wichita, Kansas," he says. "It's a clinical rotation, and it's a much more community-based program where you are working with doctors in private practices." Spending time learning from physicians in private practice "definitely flavored my decisions," says DeFreece. "I went to Lincoln Medical Education Foundation for three years of family practice residency." DeFreece enjoys practicing with The Physician Network. "There is a much bigger emphasis on providing quality medical care, as far as patient satisfaction, providing the right medical care for the right person, and doing it in a cost- effective way," he says. "We have a great network of doctors. It's a rapidly changing health care world; being a supportive group with good leadership is a must because there are so many things changing. I think that's why you see a lot of doctors joining groups." Says Terri Bangert, a physician recruitment specialist for The Physician Network/ C h I Health: "In Lincoln, because of the university, we're a very active, very healthy system. Lincoln is the state's capital, but it's also home to the University of Nebraska." The football stadium accom modates up to 92 ,0 0 0

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