Medical Director

Employer
TeamHealth
Location
Bourbon Community Hospital, Paris, Kentucky
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Ref
6101
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

TeamHealth has an excellent leadership opportunity for a full-time physician to lead our emergency department team at Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris, Kentucky. This ED has 9 beds, an annual volume of 13,000 and an 18% admission rate. In addition, there are 24 hours of physician coverage, with 12-hour shifts and a low patient per hour rate of 1.5 patients of low acuity. EMR is MedHost and the facility is home to a supportive nursing staff and an integrated hospital medicine program. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine, or board certified or eligible in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine with Emergency Medicine experience. ATLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications are also required. With a shared goal of improving patient outcomes and clinician experiences, TeamHealth and LifePoint have a dedicated partnership of more than 4 years focused on creating better experiences for emergency medicine and hospital medicine clinicians.This nationwide partnership means TeamHealth and LifePoint Health have a committed team of clinicians, operators and leaders developing best practices that are shared and implemented throughout the country to improve the outcomes of patients.

Bourbon Community Hospital is a 58-bed facility that offers a full range of care to the Paris, Kentucky, and the surrounding area. The facility's guiding principles include supporting its clinicians, remaining active in the community and delivering unmatched patient care. Bourbon Community Hospital is a Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate dedicated to transforming its culture of safety and achieving the highest standards of quality care. When you join a LifePoint team through TeamHealth, you will receive: access to leaders, operators and other clinicians who dedicate themselves to a successful partnership between LifePoint and TeamHealth; direction from two of the top leaders in the healthcare industry; and a work environment where integrated care is a focus for emergency medicine and hospital medicine clinicians to create better patient experiences.

Job Benefits

  • LifePoint facility with an appreciative CEO and administration who has the ED’s best interest in all decisions
  • Secure schedule with flexibility for all clinicians
  • 24-hour physician coverage
  • 12-hour shifts from 7 am- 7 pm
  • Signing bonus for full-time commitments
  • Part-time and PRN opportunities are available
  • IC status with company paid malpractice (including tail), CME and concierge service

Horses, history, and hospitality all in one beautiful town just a short, scenic 17-mile trip from Lexington. Paris features glorious, rolling pastures and a town full of shopping and historic sights. With plenty of festivals and other events year-round, homegrown hospitality abounds within the lovely town of Paris. Perfect your golf game at one of the many public and private golf courses, or enjoy outdoor activities in the rivers and parks found throughout the region. In addition to these local perks, Paris residents boast easy access to Lexington and Louisville, two of Kentucky's largest cities. Upscale shopping, sporting events, festivals and other entertainment are just a short drive away.