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Emergency Medicine Physician in Mayfield, Kentucky in Mayfield, KY at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 4/13/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Mayfield, KY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/13/2024

Job Description

Rare, full-time opportunity at a state of the art hospital in Mayfield, Kentucky. This 14-bed emergency department (ED) averages 2.0 patients per hour with medium acuity and an annual patient volume of 23,000. We staff 24 hours of daily physician coverage, as well as 18 hours of daily advanced practice clinician coverage. Jackson Purchase Medical Center has supportive and well-staffed nursing and Hospital medicine program. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in emergency medicine, family medicine, or internal medicine. Other requirements include current ATLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications. J1 physicians are encouraged to apply!

Position Highlights

  • LifePoint facility with an appreciative CEO and administration who has the EDs best interest in all decisions
  • Secure schedule with flexibility for all clinicians
  • J1 physicians enjoy the support of an immigration specialist
  • 24-hour physician coverage with 18 hours of strong advanced practice clinician coverage
  • Signing bonus for full-time commitments
  • Independent contractor status with these benefits, company paid professional liability insurance (including tail), CME benefits through the TeamHealth Institute, and concierge service

Quality care, close to home

Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a 107-bed facility providing comprehensive care to the greater western Kentucky region. The facility features an Accredited Chest Pain Center, emergency medicine, a New Beginnings Birthing Center, diabetes care, a critical care unit, cardiopulmonary services and more. Jackson Purchase Medical Center is a LifePoint Health Quality Affiliate committed to transforming and improving its culture of safety and providing the highest quality care. 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.

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, 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.

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