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Nocturnist in Paducah, KY at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 10/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Paducah, KY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/18/2018

Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our Hospitalist team as a Nocturnist at Baptist Health in Paducah, Kentucky. Join an established Hospitalist program in a collegiate practice environment, with the potential to realize your career by growing into local, regional and national leadership positions. This position offers a great opportunity to practice learned skills in a big city-style hospital, with a small community setting! The program provides a great work-life balance, so you can enjoy the many outdoor recreational activities the area has to offer. This is a lucrative opportunity with true total earnings ranging from $350,000 to $380,000, in an exciting city with a low cost of living. We ask that you be Internal Medicine or Family Medicine trained to apply.

Position Highlights:

  • Competitive nightly hourly rate commensurate to practice experience
  • Performance bonus based on productivity and quality
  • Full benefits package
  • Stipend available
  • RVU program
  • Sign-on bonus available
  • Malpractice and tail insurance provided
  • Flexible schedule
  • Double physician and advanced practice clinician coverage

The region's hospital of choice

Baptist Health Paducah is a 373-bed acute and skilled care facility that serves approximately 200,000 patients a year. A premier healthcare provider in the region, area residents prefer Baptist Health 2 to 1 for their medical care. As a regional medical and referral center, this facility provides a comprehensive range of services, including Cardiac and Cancer Care, Diagnostic Imaging, Women’s and Children’s Services, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Rehabilitation, Transitional Care and Wound Care. The main campus covers eight square blocks, in addition to off-site facilities including outpatient rehab, occupational medicine, primary care, school clinics, imaging and lab. Baptist Health offers 20 points of care and is one of the region’s largest employers with 2,000 employees and 250 physicians representing more than 40 medical specialties.

Make our home yours!

Paducah serves as the micropolitan hub for more than 60,000 residents of western Kentucky. It is the largest city in the region located on the confluence of the Tennessee and Ohio Rivers. This revitalized city offers daytime charm with the tree-lined brick streets of the Historic Downtown that transforms to a vibrant nightlife scene with live music and engaging events such as theatre, visual art, and the Paducah Symphony Orchestra. This area boasts two large recreational lakes, numerous golf courses, an abundance of shopping and more. Blending a rich history with outstanding schools and neighborhoods, Paducah is an excellent place to call home!

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