Family Medicine Opening near Kalamazoo, MI
Located in Battle Creek Michigan
Kalamazoo 25m; Detroit 120m
Full time, permanent opening
A very busy, premier private practice including three board-certified Family Medicine physicians who want to add a physician due to continued growth in patient volume. The office is located in the Medical Office Building adjoining Bronson Battle Creek and the ambulatory care center. Staff also include 9 Physician Assistants, one Nurse Practitioner, a General Surgeon and a Pediatrician. The new physician can be residency - trained in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics and must be/become board-certified for credentialing. Obstetrics is not required and there is no hospital work. There is an option for no call and weekend hours consist of one 4 hr shift per month either Saturday or Sunday morning. DayOne offers a competitive salary package, signing bonus and productivity bonus potential. The compensation package also includes 4 weeks vacation and CME expense account.
The area, midway between Chicago and Detroit, is family friendly with excellent public and private schools, colleges, medical school and residency training. There is an abundance of activities that include, festivals, fine arts, and sporting opportunities, along with a vibrant downtown. A variety of theatre venues, symphony orchestra, institute of arts and a zoo enhance quality of life. Access to outdoor activities abound, including many public and private golf courses, numerous inland lakes, trails for biking, running and cross-country skiing, with beautiful Lake Michigan only a short drive away.
Battle Creek is a city of 58,000 people with over 100,000 in the metropolitan area. The community has excellent recreation activities including golf, boating, fishing and hunting. Theatrical and musical entertainments abound as well as excellent dining and local microbreweries. There are numerous youth sporting opportunities. The local zoo is amazing. Battle Creek has excellent schools, an area Math and Science Center, Kellogg Community College and a branch of Western Michigan University. Battle Creek is located 110 miles from Detroit, 170 miles from Chicago and 20 miles east of Kalamazoo, which offers great shopping, and restaurant choices. The cost of living is 76% of the national average. The University of Michigan and Michigan State University are within an hours drive.