Job ID: 288994968
Last Updated: 10/17/2022
ENT Opening for Large Well Established Practice-Meridian, MS
Rush Foundation Hospital
Rush Health Systems, based out of Meridian, MS, is searching for an additional BE/BC Otolaryngologist to join its well-respected ENT practice.
Rush Health Systems is an integrated health system consisting of a 215-bed hospital; a 49 bed LTAC hospital; 5 critical access hospitals, and over 30 clinics located throughout East Mississippi and West Alabama. With the size of our health system and our large network of family practice clinics, we need another ENT to meet the needs of our community. We have implemented EPIC system wide. We recently announced that Rush will merge with Ochsner Health Systems out of New Orleans, LA, in the summer of 2022 which will enable us to continue our growth.
Highlights of this opportunity:
Full range of general, pediatric and adult ENT services.
Ability to step into an already existing practice with a large referral base.
Patient service area of over 350,000.
Clinic is connected to hospital and is fully staffed with nursing and surgery scheduling support along with one allergist, a clinical Audiologist, and an Audiology Aide.
Facility includes full access to lab and X-ray, with CT, MRI and surgical suites located in clinic that is connected to the hospital.
Call is currently 1:2; anticipated 1:3 with new physician.
New young administration that directly supports our physicians.
Rapidly growing system with the addition of over 20 new physicians in the last two years.
Enticing and Competitive Compensation and Recruitment package.
Teaching opportunities for local residency program.
Hospital Employed setting
Lucrative Income with 2 year guarantee
Health insurance for doctor & family
Long term and short term disability
Malpractice with tail
160 hours of PTO includes vacation, sick and CME
Up to $10,000 for relocation
Hospital will pay dues, license and membership costs.
About Meridian, MS: A mid-sized town with a population of 45 to 50,000. Commonly referred as the Transportation Center of the South, Meridian is very centrally located with rapid access to major cities including New Orleans, LA (3 hours); Jackson, MS (1.5 hours); Birmingham, AL (2.5 hours); Atlanta, GA (4 hours); and the beaches of Gulf Shores, AL (3.5 hours). It is a very family Oriented community with conservative values, a low cost of Living, low crime rate and excellent school options. Our beautiful year-round warm weather allows for multiple outdoor activities including camping, fishing, hiking and boating. Meridian has a strong medical community with Rush Health Systems making up the largest non-military employer in the region. Known for its thriving performing arts, the city boasts the MS Arts & Entertainment Experience (MAX); the Riley Center; The Meridian Museum of Art, Meridian Little Theatre, the Meridian Symphony Orchestra and a newly opened Children's Museum.
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