Job ID: 290127225
Last Updated: 3/9/2023
Kansas Recruitment and Retention Center
Regional Health Center is seeking a full-time BE or BC internal medicine or family medicine physician to join our well-established hospitalist team. Position includes a competitive salary, access to the National Health Service Corp loan repayment program and paid time off benefit. Enjoy a work-life balance with a 1:5 call schedule and no emergency department coverage.
Our Health Center has assembled a team of high-quality physicians and advanced practice providers who are known by our community as delivering exceptional care and services. Our hospital has a staffed Emergency Department with 24-hour physicians. Specialty services include cardiology, general surgery, and OB/GYN.?
DETAILED JOB SUMMARY
Our Team consists of three full-time physicians, two of whom alternate between seven-on seven-off twelve-hour shifts. The third full time physician provides administrative and additional patient coverage Monday through Friday. Nights are staffed by a mix of advanced practice providers and telehealth. The hospitalist who is on during the day provides on-call back up support at night if needed. There is also a full-time day advanced practice provider who covers additional patient coverage.
Provide high quality care for an average daily census around 15 and admit 2-4 per shift. Provide ICU and ventilator care. Procedures are optional. The hospitalist may manage observation, inpatient, ICU, rehab, and/or swing bed patients depending on the needs of the program.
The physician will remain current in issues concerning hospital medicine and quality improvement. In addition, chart documentation will be accurately completed in a timely manner and skills in the use of informational systems required for patient care is maintained.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
Graduated from an accredited Internal Medicine or Family Medicine residency program
Board certified or eligible for certification in internal medicine or Family Medicine
Effective community skills
Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in Kansas
Recommended to have BLS/ACLS
The position includes a competitive base salary guaranteed for the duration of the contract. We offer competitive benefits including a sign on bonus, relocation, quality incentives, educational loan assistance or forgiveness, CME allowance, malpractice insurance, and paid time off. We provide health, dental and vision insurance and KPERS retirement, life insurance, optional supplemental insurance, and other retirement savings plans.
We are a not-for-profit 25-bed Critical Access Hospital owned by the citizens of Lyon County, Kansas. Recognized as a Level IV Trauma Center, we provide inpatient acute and medical rehabilitation services along with a full range of emergency and outpatient care to patients of all ages in Lyon County and surrounding areas in East Central Kansas. Our regional health center offers 24/7 care with a newly renovated, state-of-the-art 19-bed emergency room and 10-bed Clinical Decision Unit. With a mission to improve health in the community by providing high quality care and a vision to be a valued, trusted partner and regional provider of exemplary services, we've been recognized as a top Critical Access Hospital each year.
Located in the beautiful Kansas Flint Hills and home to over 33,000 people. It is a perfect community to get out and enjoy the outdoors through scenic drives, cycling, disc golfing, or fishing and hunting. Our hometown is also kid-centric with parks and activities through the local Recreation Center and along our vibrant Main Street. Culture and nightlife are rich with arts, theatre and music, as well as local breweries and wineries. Visiting the downtown Historic District is truly a unique shopping and great food experience. We are home to a State University and Flint Hills Technical College.
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