Family Practitioner needed about 90 miles from Atlanta, GA
No Visa's. BC/BE FP needed to join this hospital.
Financial: - Income guarantee - CME - Marketing - Loan repayment - Sign on bonus - Relocation
Facility: - Accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and the American College of Radiology (ACR). - The hospital has served the Tri-State area of North Georgia, Southeast Tennessee, and Southwest North Carolina with quality care since 1977 and offers comfortably appointed private rooms, a five-bed Intensive Care Unit, a Birthing Center, and an Outpatient Specialty Clinic. - The 24-hour Emergency Department is staffed by physicians and nurses trained in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
Location: - Located only an hour and a half from the metro areas of Atlanta and Chattanooga. - It is a special place rich in culture and beauty. - Growing in tourism, home development and business, the future of the area is bright. - With the completion of the four-lane Appalachian Highway and the whitewater venue of the 1996 Olympics just across the state line in Tennessee on the Ocoee River, this spot has become a favorite spot for tourists and retirees. - With more than 40 percent of the area comprised of national forest land, this is the southern end of the Appalachian Trail, attracting every level of outdoor enthusiast to countless scenic hiking opportunities. - The Cohutta Wilderness is the largest national forest wilderness in the Eastern United States. - A rim of mountains, reaching 4,000 feet into the sky, encircles the county and provides both headwater for cold water trout streams and rivers as well. - Mountain trails are also popular sites for mountain biking and all-terrain vehicles. - Lake Blue Ridge lies in the center, providing more than 100 miles of shoreline. - The lake and surrounding area boasts some 90 forest campsites, several boat ramps and a full-service marina. - For golfers, seven golf courses throughout the area are open for play. - County has three elementary schools and an advanced middle school that features state-of-the-art computer labs, industrial arts labs, an amphitheater, contemporary classrooms and recreational facilities. - High School provides a traditional curriculum as well as vocational training. - The high school is at the core of the community's education culture, standing out as one of the best of its size in the state. - Residents also have an easy commute to nearby Young Harris College, Appalachian Technical Institute and Tri-County Community College.