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Physician in Somerset, KY at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 1/23/2019

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TeamHealth has an excellent part-time opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department team at Lake Cumberland Regional Medical Center (LCRMC) in Somerset, Kentucky. With more than 40 physician specialties and nearly 200 physicians on staff, LCRMC offers the most comprehensive medical services in the region. This is a 23-bed ED with an annual volume of 42,758 patients of medium acuity. Physicians see an average of 2.2 patients per hour and enjoy the support of an outstanding nursing staff.

A dedicated group of leaders, clinicians and operators at TeamHealth and LifePoint create better experiences for clinicians, patients and communities nationwide. When you join a LifePoint team through TeamHealth, you will receive: access to leaders, operators and other clinicians who dedicate themselves to a successful partnership between LifePoint and TeamHealth; direction from two of the top leaders in the healthcare industry; and a work environment where integrated care is a focus for emergency medicine and hospital medicine clinicians to create better patient experiences. J1 physicians are encouraged to apply!

Position Highlights:
  • LifePoint facility with an appreciative CEO who has the ED’s best interest in all decisions
  • Secure schedule with flexibility for all clinicians
  • 36 hours physician coverage
  • 36 hours of strong advanced practice clinician coverage
  • Lucrative $100,000 signing bonus for full-time commitments or $150,000 student loan repayment for ABEM candidates
  • Independent contractor status
  • Company paid malpractice (including tail) and concierge service
  • J1 physicians enjoy the support of an Immigration Specialist
Leading the way in healthcare A 295-bed acute care facility, Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital provides quality care for an 11-county region in south central Kentucky. Facility services include complete cardiac care, a neurosurgery program rated among the best in the nation, a complete clinical laboratory, 24-hour Emergency Medicine care, Intensive Care Units, Surgical Services and Diagnostic Imaging. Specialized service offerings include Women’s Health, Pediatrics, a Level II neonatal nursery, Cardiopulmonary Care and Behavioral Health. With a staff of more than 1,200 personnel, Lake Cumberland Regional Medical Center is home to more than 170 physicians representing 38 different specialties.

 

The great outdoors Somerset, Kentucky, is located near Lake Cumberland. With activities like hiking, camping, boating, water skiing, jet skiing and fishing, 50,000-acre Lake Cumberland is one of the largest recreational lakes in the state. A fisherman's dream, Lake Cumberland is loaded with crappie, bream, walleye, trout, catfish, and all of the five species of bass (largemouth, smallmouth, white, Kentucky, and rock). There are many local county marinas and state parks in the area, such as Cumberland Falls State Park that is the location of the 2nd largest waterfall in the eastern U.S. and is one of only a few known locations in the world where moonbows regularly appear.

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