Great Opportunity for Family Practice Physician in Western Kentucky

Mercy Health - Lourdes Hospital
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Facility: Mercy Health - Lourdes Hospital 
Address: 1530 Lone Oak Road 
Paducah, KY 42003 
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Specialty: Family Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Lourdes seeks a BE/BC Family Medicine candidate to join a well-respected primary care network. Working Monday through Friday, 8:30AM to 5:00PM. Joining market leader with over 50 primary care providers. Outpatient Psychiatry available, Pain Management on site, and 24/7 Hospitalist. See about 20-25 patients daily 

BRING YOUR TALENT TO OUR MISSION

Lourdes is part of Mercy Health Partners, with 24 hospitals and over 1000 employed physicians. Mercy Health Partners is known as the largest non-profit health care system in Ohio with two hospitals in Kentucky.

The system provides more than $1 million in charity care and community benefit every single day.

Mercy Medical Associates is the largest multi-specialty group in Western Kentucky with a great referral base of over 40 primary care providers.

We offer a competitive Compensation Package Including:

  • 2 Year Income Guarantee
  • Excellent Income
  • Significant student loan forgiveness program
  • Paid CME and relocation assistance
  • Sign on bonus
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Medical Malpractice Insurance

Lourdes named top 150 best places to work in healthcare:

Lourdes  is an integrated health system with a 45-acre campus and off-site locations including: Lourdes Hospital, Lourdes Medical Pavilion, Marshall Nemer Pavilion, Home Health/Hospice and Mercy Medical Associates. Lourdes has extended the healing ministry of Jesus by improving the health of our communities for more than 100 years. 

The flagship hospital, Lourdes, is a 379 licensed-bed facility accredited by The Joint Commission (JC), which offers Kentucky’s only twin hybrid operating room and holds the highest level of chest pain accreditation available.  Lourdes offers the latest treatments in the following services: Cardiovascular, Orthopedics, Women’s Health, Emergency Medicine, Behavioral Health Center, Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care, Laboratory and Pathology, Little Miracles Birthing Center, Pastoral Care, Radiology, Rehabilitation, Sleep Center, Surgery Center, and Wound Care.

When you work at Lourdes:

  • You serve with a medical staff of 180 representing over 40 specialties
  • Work with over 1200 caring staff
  • 36,000 people visit our Emergency Department each year
  • Service area of nearly 460K 

You will enjoy your time off also with:

  • Trendy downtown with unique restaurants, shops, and farmer's market
  • State parks, including two of the nation's largest man-made lakes offer boating, fishing, and hiking.
  • $44 million Performing Arts Center and Broadway shows 
  • Nationally recognized artist district 
  • Main-street listed as one of Five Most Romantic Main streets in the nation 
  • Named one of the Top 100 Communities for Young People which starts with excellent public and private schools
  • Nashville two-hour drive and St. Louis two and half hour drive 
  • Jet Service from Paducah to Chicago (twice daily)

    Lourdes seeks a BE/BC Family Medicine candidate to join the regional leader in primary care. Mercy Health Physicians Kentucky is the largest multi-specialty medical group in the region. The group is physician led. Primary care is supported by care coordination, imbedded behavioral health consultants, and on-site lab and diagnostic services. The hospital provides a comprehensive ambulatory and inpatient psychiatric services. In addition, employed hospitalists service and emergency medicine physicians provide the continuum of care for you patients.

    Mercy Health Physicians- KY has embarked on the development of a model of care delivery within its eight Primary Care sites. Tailoring an innovative vision to meet the needs of our population, community, and care team. The team plans to demonstrate true transformation and integrated care with laser focus on five pillars: access, level of service, quality of care, convenience and experience, and ease of practice. These pillars are what we’ve determined to be the foundation of our model and each carries the burden of substantiating for evidence-based, standardized concepts and processes in the interest of the quadruple aim: improved population health, better patient experience, reduced cost, and care team well-being.

    BRING YOUR TALENT TO OUR MISSION

    Lourdes is part of Mercy Health Partners, with 23 hospitals and over 1600 employed providers. Mercy Health Partners is known as the largest non-profit health care system in Ohio with two hospitals in Kentucky.

    The system provides more than $1 million in charity care and community benefit every single day.

    Mercy Medical Associates is the largest multi-specialty group in Western Kentucky with close to 150 provides and nearly 50 primary care providers.

    We offer a competitive Compensation Package Including:

    • 2 Year Income Guarantee with Excellent Income Potential

    • Enhanced Benefit Package

    • Significant student loan forgiveness program

    • Paid CME and relocation assistance

    • Sign on bonus

    • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Medical Malpractice Insurance

      Lourdes named top 150 best places to work in healthcare:

      Lourdes is an integrated health system with a 45-acre campus and off-site locations including: Lourdes Hospital, Lourdes Medical Pavilion, Marshall Nemer Pavilion, Home Health/Hospice and Mercy Medical Associates. Lourdes has extended the healing ministry of Jesus by improving the health of our communities for more than 100 years.  Lourdes, is a 379 licensed-bed facility accredited by The Joint Commission (JC), which offers Kentucky’s only twin hybrid operating room and holds the highest level of chest pain accreditation available.  Lourdes offers the latest treatments in the following services: Cardiovascular, Orthopedics, Women’s Health, Emergency Medicine, Behavioral Health Center, Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care, Laboratory and Pathology, Little Miracles Birthing Center, Pastoral Care, Radiology, Rehabilitation, Sleep Center, Surgery Center, and Wound Care.

      Leadership Opportunities:

      Our medical group is a physician-led organization that is committed to the professional development of our clinicians. We offer leadership development programs and empower our physician to take an active role in leading our system.

      Mercy Health Physicians-Kentucky at a glance:

    • Nearly 150 Providers

    • Medical staff and advanced practice staff of 275 representing 35 specialties

    • 400 Associates

    • 25 Practice Locations including 8 Primary Care Locations

    • 370,000 Annual Visits

    • 50,000 in-panel patients

    • Service area of 460,000 

       

      You will enjoy your time off also with:

    • Trendy downtown with unique restaurants, shops, and farmer's market

    • State parks, including two of the nation's largest man-made lakes offer boating, fishing, and hiking.

    • $44 million Performing Arts Center and Broadway shows 

    • Nationally recognized artist district 

    • Main-street listed as one of Five Most Romantic Main streets in the nation 

    • Named one of the Top 100 Communities for Young People which starts with excellent public and private schools

    • Nashville two-hour drive and St. Louis two and half hour drive 

    • Jet Service from Paducah to Chicago (twice daily)

About Lourdes Hospital

Lourdes serves as a regional referral center for a wide geographic region, including more than a dozen counties in western Kentucky, southern Illinois, southeast Missouri, and northwest Tennessee. Lourdes offers an extensive array of medical specialties and technologies typically found in much larger urban settings.

About Mercy Health

Mercy Health is the largest health system in Ohio and the state’s fourth-largest employer, with more than 33,500 employees serving communities throughout Ohio and in Kentucky. Mercy Health provided care for patients more than 6.8 million times in 2016. The system includes assets of $6.8 billion and more than 500 care sites, including 23 hospitals, eight senior living communities, five hospice programs and seven home health agencies. Its clinically integrated network, Mercy Health Select, coordinates more effective and efficient care for more than 200,000 patients, saving money for taxpayers through the Medicare Shared Savings program. In keeping with its Mission to improve the health of its communities, Mercy Health provides more than $1 million per day in community benefit services. For more information, visit www.mercy.com or connect with Mercy Health on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and Twitter (@LivingMercyHlth).

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