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Physician in Athens, TN at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Athens, TN
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department team at Starr Regional Medical Center in Athens, Tennessee. This 14-bed ED has an annual volume of 35,000 visits and the EMR is MedHost. Athens is the ideal home for the outdoor enthusiast with nearby rivers, lakes and a variety of recreational facilities. J1 physicians are encouraged to apply!

Position Highlights:
  • Sign-on bonus available
  • Benefits available
  • J1 physicians enjoy the support of an Immigration Specialist
  • Paid malpractice with tail coverage
  • Free CME through TeamHealth institute
  • Competitive compensation with RVU incentives
Commitment to care Starr Regional Medical Center - Athens is a 118-bed acute-care facility and the 2005 recipient of LifePoint Hospital’s “High Five” Award for outstanding performance in all five of the company’s core values. Sophisticated medical technology is a hallmark of the hospital. Athens Regional offers a state-of-the-art 1.5T MRI Scanner, a 64 slice GE Lightspeed CT Scanner, two ultrasound systems, nuclear medicine, PET/CT and complete x-ray imaging An in-house Lithotripter (used for the removal of kidney stones) enables patients to receive immediate treatment. Athens Regional also offers a full spectrum of surgical services.


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.

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