Wound care physician career opportunity - Owensboro Health

Wound Care Physicians

The Owensboro Health Wound Healing Center is seeking board-certified/board-eligible physicians with a passion for providing wound care and a comfort level performing locoregional procedures. The prospective candidate would be motivated in the progressive growth of this busy practice with continuity of care in the inpatient, outpatient and skilled nursing settings.

You will be part of a team with other healthcare providers and caregivers in the system’s two wound care clinics, which includes three new Seachrist 3600 Monoplace hyperbaric chambers, 11 treatment rooms, and an Integrated MIST and Lymphedema program.

As a recipient of the Center of Distinction award nine years in a row, the center has achieved excellent patient outcomes, including outcomes of a 92% patient satisfaction rate within 23-day healing rate, the success of the wound care program is credited to the team’s ability to achieve exceptional patient results, exceed expectations, and practice medicine with a high level of integrity and collaboration.

Opportunity criteria

Specialty: Surgery: Wound Care
Candidate type: MD, DO 
Visas accepted: No J1 or H1 
Loan repayment: Negotiable

Compensation and benefits

  • Competitive annual base salary, guaranteed for two years
  • Productivity incentives
  • Signing bonus
  • Annual vacation and CME - 240 hours
  • Marketing support
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Family Medicine Residency program starting in summer 2020; teaching opportunities will be available
  • Wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy training provided

Location

Owensboro Health Medical Group
1301 Pleasant Valley Road 
Owensboro, KY 42303

How to Apply

Apply now by calling Kathryn Coble at 502-593-6114 or submit your CV to Kathryn.Coble@owensborohealth.org.

Additional Information

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About Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, nationally recognized for design, architecture and engineering; Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital; the Owensboro Health Medical Group comprised of over 200 providers at more than 20 locations; three outpatient Healthplex facilities, a certified medical fitness facility, the Healthpark; a surgical weight loss center and program, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center.

On average each year, we have 16,000 inpatient admissions, deliver 2,000 babies and provide the region’s only Level III NICU. Owensboro Health physicians perform nearly 24,000 surgical procedures, including nearly 200 open-heart surgeries. Our physicians and staff have 70,000 Emergency Department visits, more than a million outpatient visits annually. Visit our home page for more information.

About 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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