General Surgeon- Full or Part-Time

AmeriWound - South Shore, IL

Wound Care Physician

Company Overview

AmeriWound's affiliated physicians are highly trained wound care providers, who assess, diagnose, treat, monitor and heal patient wounds. Our provider documentation is concise and survey focused, meeting all facility medical standards.

Our wound certified educators train, and guide facility staff and providers on proper wound care treatments and protocols. As a result, facilities realize improved survey scores, reduced wound risk management concerns and improved overall facility wound care results.

Position Overview

AmeriWound is recruiting full-time and part-time Board Eligible and Board Certified physicians to treat wound care patients in SNFs ALFs and other clinical settings.

Our physicians round weekly Monday-Friday, 7am-4pm. NO CALL, NO WEEKENDS, NO EVENING HOURS. AmeriWound affiliated physicians enjoy an excellent work-life balance, while earning uncapped compensation - based on the number of patient encounters/visits.

Physician wound care training is provided and supported by certified wound care specialists.



  • Rounding at client facilities at minimum two (part time) to five (full time) days per week
  • Evaluating, treating and managing a wide range of acute and chronic wounds
  • Documenting timely and accurately in our EHR
  • Working collaboratively with client facilities and staff to assure high quality wound care
  • Treating wound care patients at multiple facilities
  • Performing procedures as needed - i.e. debridements

Required Skills

  • Excellent clinical skills
  • Relational/Exceptional bedside manner
  • Superb verbal and written communication skills
  • EHR/EMR proficiency

Required Qualifications

  • MD or DO
  • Unrestricted medical licensure
  • DEA
  • BE/BC

Helpful Qualifications

  • Previous wound care or procedural experience
  • Previous long-term care facility experience

Posted On: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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