Rheumatologist

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Robust Referral Base!

Owensboro Health has an excellent rheumatologist opportunity in Kentucky.

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Rheumatology
Candidate type: MD, DO 
Loan repayment: Not specified

Opportunity Details

  • Join one physician and one nurse practitioner in a successful and busy practice, with no weekend or night call, and inpatient consults only as needed
  • Comprehensive outpatient-only rheumatology practice in newly renovated clinic with typical diagnoses including systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, Sjögren's syndrome, gout, osteoarthritis, arthritis and vasculitis
  • Private infusion rooms located at the flagship hospital facility
  • Lab and imaging on-site
  • Clinic hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Average of 15 to 18 daily patient encounters; there is a significant need in the service area and incoming providers will have no difficulty quickly establishing a full patient workload
  • Modern, recently built hospital (opened in 2013), licensed for 477 beds, with 24/7 coverage from a strong hospitalist group, and innovative, leading-edge equipment in a 15-county coverage area with a population draw of more than 400,000
  • Health system-employed with integrated Epic electronic medical records system in clinics and hospitals
  • Excellent specialty backup support
  • On-site workout area for employees in the hospital, plus complimentary family membership to health system-owned accredited medical-based fitness facility, the Healthpark
  • Family Medicine Residency program started in 2020; teaching opportunities available
  • Seeking board-certified/board-eligible candidates. Experienced physicians and those still in training are invited to apply.

Benefits

  • Competitive base salary, sign-on bonus, productivity bonus, and in-house, healthcare specialized marketing team.
  • Six weeks of paid time off (includes CME)
  • Funded liability/malpractice/tail coverage, retirement plans, full health/medical benefits, $6,000 CME annually, and more.

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.