Deliver safe, high-quality patient care as a full-time emergency medicine physician at Baptist Health Paducah in Paducah, Kentucky. Candidates should be board certified or board eligible in family medicine, internal medicine or emergency medicine.
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. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work.
Join a community of thousands of emergency medicine professionals to share and shape best practices. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients. You’ll be able to learn and grow alongside the best in emergency medicine, with mentors, education and avenues for professional development that feed into your career path at TeamHealth.
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do.
- Flexible schedule
- Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Excellent sub-specialty backup
- Full-time position available
- Mentorship and leadership development training
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
- Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
- Leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
- Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
The region's hospital of choice
Baptist Health Paducah is a 373-bed acute and skilled care facility that serves approximately 200,000 patients a year. A premier healthcare provider in the region, area residents prefer Baptist Health 2 to 1 for their medical care. As a regional medical and referral center, this facility provides a comprehensive range of services, including Cardiac and Cancer Care, Diagnostic Imaging, Women's and Children's Services, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Rehabilitation, Transitional Care and Wound Care. The main campus covers eight square blocks, in addition to off-site facilities including outpatient rehab, occupational medicine, primary care, school clinics, imaging and lab. Baptist Health offers 20 points of care and is one of the region's largest employers with 2,000 employees and 250 physicians representing more than 40 medical specialties.
Make our home yours!
Paducah serves as the micropolitan hub for more than 60,000 residents of western Kentucky. It is the largest city in the region located on the confluence of the Tennessee and Ohio Rivers. This 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 and more. Blending a rich history with outstanding schools and neighborhoods, Paducah is an excellent place to call home!