Full-time opportunity to work in this busy, rural Emergency Department in Athens, Tennessee. Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 1 year of Emergency Medicine experience as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner, with PALS and ACLS required. We offer competitive salary, excellent benefits and flexible scheduling in a fast paced, supportive healthcare environment.
- Competitive salary
- Excellent benefits
- Malpractice and tail coverage
- Flexible scheduling
- Membership in our Patient Safety Organization
Commitment to care
Starr Regional Medical Center was formed as a merger of Athens Regional Medical Center and Woods Memorial Hospital. The two-hospital system offers an increased level of care to the region by sharing resources. Starr Regional Medical Center is evaluated and accredited by the Joint Commission. This facility's cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program was re-certified in 2014 by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) and was recognized for its commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of care.
In the heart of the Volunteer State
Just 50 miles north of Chattanooga and nestles in the Great Smoky Mountains foothills, the Athens area has a strong economy, abundant natural beauty, and a high quality of life. Nearby 39,000-acre recreation area, Watts Bar Lake, hosts activities that include sailing, water skiing, and fishing. Close by you can raft and kayak on the beautiful Ocoee River or go trout fishing on the Tellico River, one of the most scenic trout streams in America.