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Physician in Southaven, MS at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

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TeamHealth has an excellent full-time opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department team at Baptist Memorial Hospital DeSoto in Southaven, Mississippi. This is a 52-bed ED with an annual volume of 70,000 patients of high acuity. Our ED has a 26% admission rate and a 2.1 patient per hour rate. Southaven is a growing and vibrant community, within minutes of Memphis, Tennessee. Enjoy double physician and advanced practice clinician coverage, plus a robust scribe program. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine, or Internal Medicine or Family Medicine trained with significant Emergency Medicine experience.

Position Highlights:
  • Profit sharing available
  • Flexible schedule
  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Advanced practice clinician coverage
  • Double physician coverage
  • Excellent sub-specialty backup
  • Scribe program reduces administrative burde
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 and 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!

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