Baptist Health Medical Group- Hospitalist- Richmond, KY
Baptist Health Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE Internal or Family Medicine Physician to join the Hospitalist program at Baptist Health Richmond ("BHR") in Richmond, KY. Physicians enjoy a schedule of 7 on, 7 off working 7am-7pm. Call is rotated during the physicians week "on." Admits adult patients 18 years and older. Admits to CCU with support form surrounding specialities (Intensivist/Pulmonology, Interventional and General Cardiology, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Orthopedics, Hematology/Oncology, Radiology).
Rich in heritage and history, Richmond, KY, located in Madison County, is one of the fastest growing areas in Kentucky. Richmond sits between Lexington, KY and Knoxville, TN off of I-75. The County is unique in that it has two townships, Richmond and Berea. The County sits next to Fayette County with the Kentucky River as its border and is minutes away from Lexington. Madison County is a blend of urban, suburban and rural environments. It is a rapidly growing county enjoying both residential and industrial growth.
About Baptist Health Medical Group:
Baptist Health Medical Group ("BHMG") is an affiliate of Baptist Healthcare System, INC., a nonprofit corporation and single statewide high performing medical group that is physician led and professionally managed. Representing more than 800 providers across the state of Kentucky, BHMG is locally managed across 3 regions: Kentuckiana (Louisville area), West (Paducah and Madisonville areas), and East (Lexington, Richmond, and Corbin areas). The Baptist Health family consists of eight hospitals; employed and independent physicians; more than 250 outpatient facilities and services, including urgent care and retail-based clinics; outpatient diagnostic and surgery centers; home care; occupational medicine and physical therapy clinics; and fitness centers.
- Competitive Salary
- Sign on Bonus
- Health, Life, and Disability Insurance
- Retirement Savings Plans
- Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage
- Relocation Assistance
Baptist Health Richmond is a 105-bed acute care hospital that has served its community for more than 100 years. Residents surrounding counties flock to Baptist Health Richmond for their care, including those in Madison, Estill, Garrard, Rockcastle, Lee and Jackson counties. The hospital joined the Baptist Health family in 2012.
Baptist Health Richmond is currently undergoing a $20 million renovation and expansion, including:
- Tripling the capacity of the Emergency Department
- Renovating the Women’s Care area and bringing two surgical suites for C-sections into service
- Relocating Outpatient Diagnostic services to the more convenient ground floor of Medical Office Building 3.
- Updating the exterior and adding healing spaces
- Upgrading the cafeteria
- Relocating the Clinical Laboratory to the first floor
- Improving public areas including lobbies, restrooms, corridors and Gift Shop
Specialized, comprehensive services offered include:
- Cancer care
- Heart care
- Weight loss
- Women’s health
- Mother & baby care
- Emergency care
- Sleep disorders
- Occupational health
- Surgical services
- Digestive health
Baptist Health is a great place for jobs in central Kentucky, but Richmond is also a wonderful place to live. Richmond is nestled in the middle of central Kentucky on I-75. It lies just south of the Kentucky River and is nestled in the beautiful Bluegrass region of Kentucky.
People move here for many reasons—jobs, friendliness, education and moderate climate all draw people to Richmond, Ky. Local residents enjoy the pleasant pace of life and the opportunity to combine the attractions of the area and Lexington just to the north with the outdoor fun of a vacation area. Richmond enjoys four gentle seasons, each with its own charm. The beauty of living or visiting here is that you easily can spend a day on the lake or in the mountains and be back for a night on the town.