With easy access to Bowling Green or even Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee, you’ll love calling Paducah home. We are actively seeking emergency medicine physicians to join our team at Baptist Health Paducah, on a full-time basis. Are you the right candidate for this role? Apply today!
- Excellent compensation model with enhanced sign on bonus OR student loan repayment program
- Annual volume is 37,500
- 36 hours of physician coverage
- 24 hours of advanced practice clinician (APC) coverage
- Clinician sees 2.1 patients per hour
- EMR is EPIC
- Admission rate is 22%
- Historic, walkable downtown area
- Leadership and growth opportunities for career development
- Stability of a respected industry leader
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!