TeamHealth has an 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 2 physicians and 2 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 7 days on, 7 days off block schedule. We ask that you be board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine, with Hospital Medicine and leadership experience.
- Competitive compensation
- Monthly FMD stipend
- wRVU bonus
- Commencement bonus and relocation assistance
- Paid malpractice insurance
- Comprehensive benefits
Quality care, close to home
Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a 107-bed (all private), Joint Commission-accredited facility. the hospital is the sole provider of acute care in Graves County and draws patients from the eight counties that Jackson Purchase (the section of land between the Tennessee and Mississippi River that President Andrew Jackson purchased from the Chickasaw Indians in the early 1800s). Built in 1993 the hospital features a modern design that is more functional than older hospitals and more easily accommodates new medical technologies. Also, the design boasts a more efficient patient traffic flow and better coordination of services. Hospital services include Acute Care Services, Cardiopulmonary Services, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency Services, Intensive Care, Rehabilitative Services, surgical Services and Woman's Services.
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.