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Your Recruiter: Will Hedley
Phone Number: (865) 985-7473

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Emergency Medicine Physician

TeamHealth has an excellent full-time opening for an emergency staff physician to make a positive difference working with the emergency department (ED) team at Lafollette Medical Center in Lafollette, Tennessee. Candidates should be board certified or board eligible in emergency medicine, family medicine or internal medicine.

This facility offers residents improved capabilities to enhance patient care and services, including a large and modern ED, diagnostic equipment, quick and easy patient registration and an updated entrance, lobby area and business office.

As a TeamHealth physician 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. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our clinicians who provide the best for their patients.

For more than 40 years, TeamHealth's innovative national resources have supported our clinicians as they deliver the best possible patient care. Driven by our commitment to quality and safety, we are proud to be one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in the country.

Position Highlights:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Independent contractor status with company paid professional liability insurance (including tail) and concierge service
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Association with the leading physician practice in the country
  • Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization

LaFollette Medical Center

LaFollette, Tennessee


LaFollette Medical Center has served the LaFollette community for more than 50 years.

LaFollette Medical Center has joined doctors and city and county leaders to provide quality health care to Campbell County and surrounding communities — building upon the structure, as well as the critical services it provides.

In the summer of 1956, LaFollette Community Hospital opened with 44 beds, 41 employees, and one delivery room. Four years later, a new wing was built adding 32 new beds and an emergency room.
In 1968, a 50-bed nursing home was built. The hospital was remodeled in 1973 and another 48 beds were added to the nursing home.
In 1982, the hospital was renamed the LaFollette Medical Center.

At the turn of the century, the hospital received the single largest investment in 25 years — greatly improving the medical service that doctors, nurses, and associates deliver every day.

LaFollette Medical Center is proud to be Campbell County's hospital and stands ready to provide quality health care to patients throughout the region.


City By The Lake

LaFollette is located in Campbell County at the foot of the Cumberland Mountains about 40 miles north of Knoxville. The area boasts three state parks that offer camping, fishing, hiking, and horseback riding. Cove Lake State Park provides a home for 400 Canada geese. There's also beautiful Norris Lake with over 800 miles of shoreline. Norris Dam State Park offers a museum, marina, fishing, camping and hiking.

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