Bariatric Surgeon Career Opportunity at Owensboro Health - Owensboro Health

Seeking Additional Bariatric Surgeon

Owensboro Health has an excellent opportunity for an additional bariatric surgeon to join the Owensboro Health Surgical Weight Loss Center and bariatric surgery program. The practice includes a dedicated, experienced team including a bariatric surgeon, physician assistant, registered dietitian, psychologist and nurse navigator.

Established in early 2018, Owensboro Health’s surgical weight loss program is about more than just a surgery. Our team is supported by the full network and capabilities of Owensboro Health. With more than 250 providers covering an 18-county area, Owensboro Health is ready to support patients in this life-changing, health-improving journey and give them the best possible chance of success.

Candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible in general surgery with advanced fellowship training in bariatric surgery.

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Bariatric Surgery
Candidate type: MD, DO
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified

Benefits

  • Competitive, two-year guaranteed base salary with RVU bonus potential
  • Upfront bonus
  • $6,000 CME annually
  • Funded liability insurance/malpractice/tail coverage, multiple retirement plans, full health/medical benefits
  • Six weeks of paid time off (includes vacation & CME)
  • Hospital-employed position with integrated EMR (Epic) in hospital and clinics

Location

Owensboro Health Surgical Weight Loss Center
2235 Mayfair Ave.
Owensboro, KY 42301

How to Apply

Apply now by calling Jerry Price at 502-657-8678 or submit your CV to Jerry.Price@OwensboroHealth.org.

Additional Information

Visit our service page for more about the Surgical Weight Loss program at Owensboro Health. Learn more about Owensboro Health Medical Group.

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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
  • Two 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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