American Physician Partners is presently seeking a qualified Emergency Medicine physician leader for the position of Site Medical Director for Turkey Creek Medical Center in Western Knoxville, TN.
• 17,000 volume ED
• Flexible schedule
• 2 Physicians on daily
• 1 Physician Nocturnist
• APC support
• EMR: Cerner
Turkey Creek Medical Center is a 107 bed facility conveniently located in West Knoxville. The facility offers a full range of services, including a 24 hour emergency room, ICU, advanced surgical suites, a dedicated heart hospital, cancer care services, and much more. Turkey Creek is part of the Tennova Healthcare network and strives to provide compassionate, patient centered, value driven healthcare with excellence in quality, service and access.
Knoxville, TN is located on the foothills of the Smokey Mountains. With no state income tax, an overall lower cost of living compared to the national average, and high quality of life and friendly neighbors, Knoxville is a great place live and raise a family. The city is also a university town, home of the University of Tennessee which brings cultural activities and tremendous educational opportunities. With all these features and more, it’s easy to see why an increasing number of people are choosing to relocate to the area.
How We Are Different
Despite our growth, we haven’t lost sight of our culture and what makes us different the fact that we are a physician centric, patient focused organization. Focusing on transformational leadership and using a metric driven approach, our programs offer practice stability and deliver significant and sustainable quality improvements, as evidenced in the below key metrics:
95% Emergency physician retention rate
100% Client retention rate
<0.5% Locums usage rate
>97% Achievement with MIPS composite scores
45% Fewer opiate prescriptions
1.3% Avg LWBS rate across all EDs
22 mins Avg arrival to provider time across all EDs
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