Baptist Health Paducah, Paducah, Kentucky
Feb 09, 2018
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TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time Physician to join our reputable Hospitalist team as a Nocturnist at Baptist Health Paducah in Paducah, Kentucky. We encourage Internal Medicine and Family Medicine experience or trained Physicians to apply. Enjoy a desirable block schedule of 7 days on, 7 days off, from 7 pm – 7 am. We offer a highly competitive hourly rate, bonus and quality incentives, and comprehensive benefits. True total earnings can be $350K - $380K. This is a collegiate practice environment with EPIC EMR system. Baptist Health Paducah is a 373-bed acute and skilled care facility with over 250 clinicians and over 40 specialties represented.

Baptist Health Paducah is a 373-bed acute and skilled care facility which area residents prefer 2 to 1 for their medical care. Baptist Health Paducah is a regional medical and referral center, serving about 200,000 patients a year from four states. The hospital provides a full range of services, including cardiac and cancer care, diagnostic imaging, women’s and children’s services, surgery, emergency treatment, rehabilitation, transitional care, weight management and wound care. The main campus covers eight square blocks, plus off-site outpatient rehab, occupational medicine, primary care, school clinics, imaging and lab. Overall, Baptist Hospital Paducah offers 20 points of care to make healthcare more convenient for area residents. It has about 2,000 employees, making it one of the region’s largest employers; and over 250 physicians representing more than 40 medical specialties.

Job Benefits

  • Competitive nightly hourly rate commensurate to practice experience plus a performance bonus based on productivity and quality
  • Full benefits package
  • Stipend available
  • RVU program
  • Sign-on bonus available
  • Malpractice and tail insurance provided
  • Flexible schedule

Paducah is a hidden gem of a community that serves as the micropolitan hub for over 60,000 residents of western Kentucky. It is the largest city in the region with a city population of 25,000 and is located on the confluence of the Tennessee and Ohio Rivers. Our revitalized city offers daytime charm with the tree-lined brick streets of the Historic Downtown that transforms to a vibrant nightlife scene with live music and engaging events such as theatre, visual art, and the Paducah Symphony Orchestra. This area boasts two large recreational lakes, numerous golf courses, an abundance of shopping options, and the Paducah Chiefs Baseball Club, a Summer Collegiate Baseball League. Blending a rich history with a stable economy, healthy business climate, and outstanding schools and neighborhoods, Paducah is an excellent place to raise a family and call home!

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