Job ID: 289820885
Last Updated: 2/10/2020
Helen Keller Hospital
Director of Business Development & Physician Recruiting
North West Alabama is looking for a full time Emergency Medicine Physician to join our team. We are a Level II Stroke and Level III Trauma Hospital with a 22 bed Emergency Department that staffs 36 hours of physician coverage and 24 hours of mid-level coverage daily. Qualified candidates must be residency trained and board-certified/board eligible in emergency medicine; or primary care board certification with a minimum of 3 years or 5,000 hours of emergency department experience and active certifications in ACLS, ATLS and PALS.
Helen Keller is a 185 bed community hospital with a busy Emergency Department that sees approximately 40,000 patients per year.
Competitive salary and benefits package:
Health, Vision, Dental, Life Insurance
401 k with employer contribution
Short & Long Term Disability Insurance
Annual CME allowance
The four adjacent towns of Florence, Sheffield, Muscle Shoals, and Tuscumbia are on the banks of the Tennessee River and make up what we call The Shoals. Because these towns are so intertwined, the residents here enjoy a quality of life and a variety of activities usually only found in much larger metropolitan areas.
We are located just a few miles from Tennessee and Mississippi with access to three major airports. Huntsville is approximately an hour away, while Birmingham and Nashville are about 2 to 2 . This proximity offers greater shopping and arts and entertainment venues as well.
The Shoals is the site for the:
Alabama Renaissance Faire- October
Freedom of America Celebration on the fourth of July
Trail of Tears Celebration
W.C. Handy Music Festival
Helen Keller Festival and much more!
We are an outdoor lover's dream. Golfers pick from a variety of public and private courses, including the most spectacular courses in the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. The river and its system of lakes offers a variety of recreational activities including beautiful public parks, camping areas and walking trails. In the spring, neighborhoods come alive with flowering dogwoods and azaleas, and the downtown areas buzz with activity as restaurants move tables to the sidewalk and enjoy another change of season.
There's plenty to do indoors, as well. The Kennedy-Douglass and Tennessee Valley Art Centers offer exhibits, classes and juried shows. Theater groups and dance studios perform; museums offer educational programs. The University of North Alabama is a large contributor to our cultural life, with its choral groups, The Shoals Symphony, and theater performances.
A mix of manufacturing, service industries, retail, medical and financial institutions give the Shoals stability and strength. This is a shopping and medical hub for the tri-state area. The Shoals is the sixth largest market in Alabama and offers numerous opportunities for business investment and enhanced quality of life.
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