Hospitalist needed just 100 miles east of Springfield
Seeking IM eligible/certified physician to provide inpatient coverage with another IM physician. Excellent communication skills, inpatient care experience and willingness to participate in quality/utilization initiatives a must. Weekend call is shared with other IM providers, currently 1/4. Hours are 8-5, M-F with call. As the program grows, schedules will change to accomodate the providers' needs. Position: - Join one other hospitalist - M-F 8-5 with shared call - Weekend call is 1 in 4 Facility: - Not for profit facility - Serves 11 counties - Employs 1,100 people - Services 150,000 - JCAHO accredited - Services include medical and surgical care, general and cardiac intensive care, cardiology, open-heart surgery, neurology, pediatrics, obstetrics, orthopedics, as well as emergency services - Offering services from more than 100 physicians including a strong core of primary care physicians, as well as numerous specialists providing care throughout 12 clinics Financial: - Competitive financial package, depending on physician experience - Competitive benefits package Location: - 100 miles from Springfield - Southcentral Missouri - Located in the heart of the Ozarks, this community is a beautiful place to live, offering a low cost of living - Enjoy more than 40 campgrounds and picnic sites, 350 miles of floatable streams, 63,000 wilderness acres, and 125 miles of trails for hikers, bikers and horseback riders - Other recreational opportunities include a new aquatic park with a collegiate-sized swimming pool, city parks providing areas for picnics, play and exercise, as well as tennis courts and batting cages - From golf courses and basketball courts to art exhibits and roller-skating, there are many recreational facilities for outdoor activities - Family-oriented community - Great schools and a local college - Listed twice in The Best 100 Small Towns in America - Abundant outdoor recreation is available with clear lakes and streams plus national forest land.