Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Physician Careers - Owensboro Health

Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Physicians

Become an Owensboro Health Pulmonologist

When you are part of Owensboro Health Medical Group, you become part of a team of more than 200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians who use the latest technologies, innovations and protocols. As an Owensboro Health physician, you also practice in a thriving, 15-county area that serves a population of more than 400,000.

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Internal Medicine: Sleep Medicine Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
Candidate type: MD, DO 
Visas accepted: J1 or H1 
Loan repayment: Student loan forgiveness available 

Opportunity Details

  • Competitive base compensation and productivity incentive
  • Stipends / Student loan forgiveness available 
  • A modern flagship hospital that opened in 2013, including a top-of-the-line bronchoscopy suite, equipped with anesthesia capabilities and leading-edge technology
  • Outpatient pulmonology clinic located in medical office building attached to the flagship hospital
  • Work with a team of four other health system-employed pulmonologists with advanced practice clinician support
  • One week of call every fifth week with no night or weekend call outside of that week
  • Excellent thoracic surgery program, which utilizes Da Vinci robotic surgery technology
  • Fully integrated Epic electronic medical records system
  • SuperDimension™ Navigation System for bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) capabilities
  • Fully integrative outpatient sleep lab
  • Family Medicine Residency program started in 2020; teaching opportunities available


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

How to Apply

Apply now by calling Mitchell Sims at 270-485-2725 or submit your CV to mitchell.sims@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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