TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our Emergency Department team at Baptist Memorial Hospital in DeSoto, Mississippi. Baptist Memorial-DeSoto is a high acuity, full-service ED. The patient volume is 71,450 annually, with 63 hours of physician coverage as well as 41 hours of Advanced Practice Clinician coverage including scribe coverage.
- Independent contractor or 1099 status
- Malpractice insurance, including tail, provided
- Sign-on bonus available for full time candidates
- Relocation bonus offered to full time candidates
- Student loan repayment available
A part of Baptist Memorial Health
Founded in 1988, Baptist Memorial Hospital DeSoto is a 339-bed acute care facility providing a wide range of care services to the community it serves. This facility is known for its Comprehensive Heart Program, extensive Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation Services, Women's Center and Cancer Center and continues to be recognized as a top performing hospital well-awarded for quality outcomes. In 2018, the facility's Women's Center received prestigious international recognition as a "Designated Baby-Friendly" birth facility, the first hospital in the Baptist Memorial Health Care system to receive the award. This not-for-profit facility is comprised of nearly 2000 employees, representing a full range of medical specialties. This facility is a part of the Baptist Memorial Health Care system, one of the premier health systems in the nation and an award-winning network dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality care.
Exciting location near Memphis, Tennessee
Located on the Tennessee and Mississippi border, Southaven is a large community that boasts ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, excellent shopping, local eateries and more. The surrounding region is home to a number of nearby lakes, including Arkabutla Lake and Mud Lake, both of which offer affordable lakefront properties and opportunities for boating, fishing, water sports and more. When you're not enjoying your lakeside retreat, make the short 20 minute drive to Memphis for world-famous barbecue, professional sporting events, live music, museums and much more!