If you are a leader who enjoys working in community-based healthcare settings and is driven to help make communities healthier, you will be the perfect addition to our team! TeamHealth is currently interviewing for a full-time opportunity for a facility medical director to lead our hospital medicine team at Jackson Purchase Medical Center. 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 medical director will experience a rewarding career with an attractive 7 on/7 off shift schedule that supports a balanced quality of life, while earning lucrative compensation and bonus programs. 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 a closed ICU with 24-hour in-house intensivist coverage. This is a great opportunity for someone who offers leadership experience and loves living in a more rural area with access to big city amenities.
– Hourly compensation with quality and RVU bonus – Monthly leadership stipend – Signing and relocation incentives – Employed model with health benefits and retirement – Professional liability insurance with tail coverage – Access to TeamHealth’s clinician wellness program and referral program – Association with a leading physician practice in the country – Stability of a respected industry leader – Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute – Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
Beautiful Kentucky town
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.
Quality care, close to home
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.
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