TeamHealth has an excellent, full-time opportunity for a facility medical director to lead our hospital medicine team at Jackson Purchase Medical Center, in Mayfield, Kentucky. This is an excellent opportunity to practice with a leading inpatient medicine group, with a focus on patient care and quality.
In this highly visible role, the facility medical director will set the tone of the practice and lead the clinical team to promote and support a collaborative practice environment with department leaders in nursing and hospital administration to ensure the best patient care is delivered. Prior leadership experience is preferred. Nights are covered by an advanced practice clinician call center with critical care certified advanced practice clinicians. The hospital also has 24-hour in-house intensivist coverage.
As the medical director, you will experience a rewarding career with an attractive 7 on/7 off shift schedule to support a balanced quality of life while earning lucrative compensation and bonus programs. TeamHealth also offers paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage and comprehensive benefits. As a TeamHealth leader, you receive robust leadership development resources–mentorship, face-to-face training, online learnings and more to transform a practice and patient lives. This is a great opportunity for someone who offers leadership experience and loves living in a more rural area.
TeamHealth is one of the nation’s leading healthcare organizations that specializes in hospital medicine. For more than four decades, we have honed every aspect needed to support our physician teams so that you can do what you do best.
Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a 107-bed facility providing comprehensive care to the greater western Kentucky region. The facility features an Accredited Chest Pain Center, emergency medicine, a New Beginnings Birthing Center, diabetes care, a critical care unit, cardiopulmonary services and more. Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a LifePoint Health Quality Affiliate committed to transforming and improving its culture of safety and providing the highest quality care. Built in 1993, the hospital features a modern design that is more functional than older hospitals and more easily accommodates new medical technologies. Also, the design boasts a more efficient patient traffic flow and better coordination of services.
Located in the western portion of Kentucky, just 20 minutes from the beautiful Land Between the Lakes, Mayfield is a family-focused community that’s home to a 23-acre soccer complex, public and private pools, community park systems, libraries and a YMCA. The recent addition of the $35,000,000 Luther F. Carson Center for the Performing Arts brings Broadway productions to the region. The nearby city of Paducah has an abundance of events, festivals, antique shops, art galleries, museums, good shopping and a beautiful Historic Riverfront. Outdoor recreation abounds in Graves County, with numerous golf courses, biking, hiking and horseback riding trails. Many of these are located in the Land Between the Lakes (LBL), the second largest area of forested public land east of the Mississippi River. LBL features 300 miles of shoreline, 170,000 acres of forest and 200 miles of trails for biking, hiking, wildlife viewing and camping. There are 26 lake access areas with boat ramps, five courtesy docks, four fishing piers, and six beaches. LBL facilities include a nature center, a living history farm, planetarium and observatory, a horseback riding campground, public horse stable and an off-road vehicle area.
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