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Emergency Medicine in Knoxville, TN at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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Job Description



TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a Physician to join our Emergency Department team at University Of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. This facility sees an annual ED volume of 80,000 with 80 ED beds and is the region’s only Level 1 Trauma Center. We provide 95 hours of physician coverage per day and 24 hours of APC coverage. Enjoy working in the program that was TeamHealth’s first Emergency Medicine contract. We ask that you be Board Certified in Emergency Medicine with a minimum 5 years of experience.

Position Highlights:
  • competitive compensation plus RVUs
  • sign-on incentive
  • relocation incentive
Premier academic facility

The University of Tennessee Medical Center is the region's only academic, medical center, Magnet recognized hospital and Level 1 trauma center. This 609-bed hospital also is home of the region's only dedicated heart hospital, only adult and pediatric transplant center, a Joint Commission/American Heart Association recognized Comprehensive Stroke Center, housed the region's only Level 3 private-room neonatal intensive care unit and serves as a regional perinatal center.

Good ol' Rocky Top

Home to The University of Tennessee and the corporate headquarters of many national companies, Knoxville offers excellent public schools, a low cost of living, and no state income tax. Add to those perks, endless outdoor recreation opportunities, a growing culinary scene, great family entertainment availability, and an active music scene that includes the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. With more than 100 miles of greenways and bike trails, Knoxville is the outdoor enthusiast's dream. Go paddle boarding or kayaking with friends on the Tennessee River or in one of the many local lakes and quarries, skip over to south Knoxville's Urban Wilderness for paved and off-road biking trails. For those looking for a challenge, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is just an hour away with access to the famous Appalachian Trail! Outdoor activities, however, are just part of the fun this city offers. Its growing downtown area features restaurants, shopping, pubs and much more. Stop by the vintage Phoenix Pharmacy and Fountain for root beer floats or sundaes, go bowling at Maple Hall where you can enjoy delicious cocktails and appetizers, or eat at one of the many regionally recognized restaurants. This mid-sized city has much to explore and offers easy access to other large cities—Chattanooga, Asheville, Nashville, Atlanta, and Lexington.

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