Becoming a Physician at Owensboro Health - Owensboro Health

Why Owensboro Health?

As a physician at Owensboro Health, you’ll use your skills daily to solve problems and improve your patients’ quality of life. We invite board certified/board eligible candidates to explore opportunities in helping us continue delivering top-quality care to our neighbors in western Kentucky and southern Indiana.

Whether you’re a new or established physician, make Owensboro Health your professional home. You’ll play an integral role in Owensboro Health Medical Group, a network of more than 140 leading primary and specialty care providers in western Kentucky and southern Indiana.

Here, you can:

  • Do what you love. Focus on medicine while relying on us to handle administrative duties, such as human resources and internal technology management.
  • Expect financial security. Look forward to more economic stability amid changes in health care. Take even better care of your employees, whose salary and benefits will likely increase after joining Owensboro Health. And count on our marketing expertise to help bring you, new patients.
  • Let technology simplify your job. More easily and securely collect, store and access your patients’ health information by using our electronic medical record (EMR) system, MyChart.
  • Enjoy generous benefits. Take advantage of a comprehensive benefits package tailored to your needs. Ease your transition to Owensboro Health with our substantial sign-on bonus and assistance with relocation expenses and student loan payments.

Support For Your Work

When you’re affiliated with Owensboro Health or have physician privileges at Owensboro Health facilities, a member of our physician relations team visits you regularly to:

  • Provide information about new and expanded services for your patients
  • Help coordinate referrals to and from other providers
  • Arrange consultations with fellow physicians
  • Help resolve your concerns

Join our Team

Here at Owensboro Health we work together to form one fully comprehensive, patient-centered team to provide the best care we can - which creates a positive work environment for us.

Learn more about Owensboro and why we love it.

Submit Your Curriculum Vitae

Mitchell SimsInterested in becoming an Owensboro Health physician? Use the form below to confidentially submit your professional CV to Mitchell Sims and our recruitment team will take it from there.

What our physicians are saying

"I've never felt more supported or heard in my career than I am now."

Dr. Jody Mitchell, Sports Medicine

"Teamwork is one of the six core commitments of Owensboro Health. By working as a team, we deliver truly excellent care and service." 

Dr. Francis DuFrayne, Chief Medical Officer

Why Work with Owensboro Health?


Dr. Brad Cornell

"We are developing a physician-led organization that can make changes to better the patient experience and quality of care" - Dr. Brad Cornell, General Surgeon


See what Owensboro Health can offer you.

View each job post to find benefits information specific to each career area.

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Thriving Community

Learn more about life in Owensboro.

Dr. Jody Mitchell

"I love living in Owensboro, it's a wonderful experience to be a part of this community" - Dr. Jody Mitchell, Sports Medicine

State-of-the-art facility

"At Owensboro Health we have a state of the art facility and strive to be at the cutting edge of healthcare, all the while living in a friendly hometown atmosphere" - Dr. Brad Cornell.

Learn more about Owensboro Health.

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About Owensboro Health

Core Commitments: Service, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence, Integrity, Innovation

Owensboro Health is a community-focused, nonprofit healthcare system that provides innovative medical advancements and compassionate care to help improve the community. Owensboro Health includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, which is a top-rated hospital located 123 miles north of Nashville, TN, and 109 miles southwest of Louisville, KY. Owensboro Health also includes diagnostic centers and regional clinics; primary care, education and wound healing centers; a cancer center; home care services; and Healthpark.

Each year, Owensboro Health Regional Hospital averages 1,800 births; 78,000 emergency room visits; 18,000 admissions and 500,000 outpatient visits each year. System-wide, the organization has nearly 3,400 employees and 219 medical staff.

About Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital represents a new era of healthcare and wellness for the region. The modern $378 million flagship hospital facility (opened in 2013) features a nine-story facility licensed for 477 patient beds and offers views of lush green vistas and natural scenery from every room. In addition, highly advanced medical technology is easily accessible. Among the advancements, Owensboro Health has invested in:

  • 16 operating room suites
  • 2 da Vinci® surgical systems to aid in minimally invasive procedures
  • Expanded Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Epic - electronic medical records system
  • RFID (Radio-frequency Identification) system for technology tracking and inventory

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