TeamHealth has an excellent full-time opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department team at Saint Joseph London in London, Kentucky. Saint Joseph London is a 120-bed facility that's home to a 24-bed ED with an annual volume of 37,000 and a 12% admission rate. Enjoy 36 hours of physician coverage, 46 hours of APC coverage and a low patient per hour rate of 1.7 patients. Physician shifts are from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm, 1:00 pm - 12:00 am, or 7:00 pm - 7:00 am and EMR is T-sheets.
- Competitive signing incentive available to qualified candidates
- Relocation incentives available
- Competitive compensation
- Flexible schedule
- Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Advanced practice clinician coverage
- Double physician coverage
- Excellent sub-specialty backup
Backed by Kentucky's most comprehensive health system
Saint Joseph London is a $152 million regional facility featuring the latest in healthcare technology and nationally-ranked, award-winning services. All 120-patient rooms are private with most overlooking a small lake and garden on a 52-acre campus. Saint Joseph London is a KentuckyOne Health facility, making it a part of one of the largest and most comprehensive health systems in the state. The facility has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report for High Performance in the conditions of Heart Failure and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). It is the only hospital in southeastern Kentucky and 1 of 58 hospitals in the US to be accredited by the Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE™) for cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention.
London is the county seat of Laurel County, Kentucky, and is the second-largest city named London in the U.S. and the fourth-largest in the world. The 2010 U.S. census gave the population as 7,993. Located in a transition area between a humid subtropical climate and a humid continental climate, summers are hot and humid with frequent storms. July is the warmest month, with an average high of 86 degrees F and an average low of 66 degrees F. Winters are cold with a few mild periods. January is the coldest month with an average high of 44 degrees F and an average low of 26 degrees F.