Further your career in leadership through our excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to lead our Hospitalist team as the Facility Medical Director at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield, Kentucky. The hospitalist team includes two physicians and two advanced practice clinicians.
Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a 107-bed Joint Commission-accredited facility and is the sole provider of acute care in Graves County drawing patients from the eight surrounding counties. This position requires a minimum of 182 hours monthly with 12-hour shifts in a seven days on, seven days off block schedule. We ask that you be board certified in internal medicine or family medicine, with hospital medicine and leadership experience.
As a TeamHealth clinical leader, you will receive support services, networks of communication, educational resources and access to join a community of thousands of professionals to share and shape best practices. For more than 40 years, our history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our clinicians who provide the best for their patients.
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do. TeamHealth is committed to strengthening hospitals, supporting physicians and improving healthcare.
- Competitive compensation
- Monthly FMD stipend
- wRVU bonus
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Paid malpractice insurance
- Comprehensive benefits
- Commencement bonus and relocation assistance
- Access to professional development tools and educational resources through TeamHealth Institute
Quality care, close to home
Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a 107-bed facility providing comprehensive care to the greater western Kentucky region. The facility features an Accredited Chest Pain Center, Emergency Medicine, a New Beginnings Birthing Center, Diabetes Care, a Critical Care Unit, Cardiopulmonary Services and more. Jackson Purchase is a LifePoint Health Quality Affiliate committed to transforming and improving its culture of safety and providing the highest quality care.
Beautiful Kentucky town
Located in the western portion of Kentucky, just 20 minutes from the beautiful Land Between the Lakes, Mayfield is a family-focused community that's home to a 23-acre soccer complex, public and private pools, community park systems and libraries and a YMCA. The recent addition of the $35,000,000 Luther F. Carson Center for the Performing Arts brings Broadway productions to the region. The nearby city of Paducah has an abundance of events, festivals, antique shops, art galleries, museums, good shopping and a beautiful Historic Riverfront. Outdoor recreation abounds in Graves County, with numerous golf courses, biking, hiking and horseback riding trails. Many of these are located in the Land Between the Lakes (LBL), the second largest area of forested public land east of the Mississippi River. LBL features 300 miles of shoreline, 170,000 acres of forest and 200 miles of trails for biking, hiking, wildlife viewing and camping. There are 26 lake access areas with boat ramps, five courtesy docks, four fishing piers, and six beaches. LBL facilities include a nature center, a living history farm, planetarium and observatory, a horseback riding campground, public horse stable and an off-road vehicle area.