ENT Position near Nashville
Gallatin, Tennessee - Nashville 24m
Full-time, permanent placement
Medical Center is seeking an Otolaryngologist to establish a busy practice in Gallatin. The practice will be conveniently located adjacent to the hospital allowing patients easy access to a variety of diagnostic ancillary services to include laboratory and imaging services as well as a full surgical unit. A supportive referral base from area primary care physicians and other specialist is in place to welcome a new ENT to our family. The position calls for a skilled physician to provide treatment and surgery for the full spectrum of ear, nose, and throat problems including head and neck cancer, thyroid and parathyroid diseases. This is a solo, hospital employed position with call coverage of 1:3. The hospital offers a full-time hospitalist program as well. To facilitate coverage, the ideal candidate would live within our service area. SRMC is seeking a physician who is eager for high patient volume and a great practice opportunity. The physician will be provided a strong financial package that includes competitive base salary, sign-on bonus, relocation assistance, and much more!
About the Hospital
Medical Center is a 155-bed acute care hospital that has been serving Gallatin and the surrounding communities since 1959. The hospital serves as the flagship hospital. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and serves northern middle Tennessee. The facility celebrated the opening of a new patient tower on its campus in the summer of 2008, featuring 70 all-new private patient wellness rooms, new surgery suites, an all-new emergency department, new PACU, new labor and delivery suites and a new nursery. The hospital also provides inpatient rehabilitation services, a cardiac catheterization lab, a sleep lab, an accredited radiation oncology program, a wound care center offering hyperbaric oxygen therapy, and a state-of-the-art outpatient diagnostic center that houses a dedicated women's imaging program.
Though just 20 minutes from Nashville, Gallatin is a comprehensive community with a rich history. Many generations of families live in the city, and many people choose Gallatin as their home because it is a place where they find the can live and work. Gallatin is the home of many corporate headquarters, manufacturing and industrial facilities. Also located in Gallatin are a community airport and Volunteer State Community College, which educates students of all ages from across Middle Tennessee.
Gallatin's town square is a cornerstone of the community with an abundance of history. Featuring a central courthouse and 19th century buildings and churches, it offers a complementary blend of the old and the new. A new public library opened on the downtown square in 2008 and a street-scape revitalization was completed in 2009, making the square a more friendly outdoor gathering place, encouraging people to gather in the heart of the community. The square boasts numerous restaurants, entertainment venues and unique shopping opportunities, including a new farmers market.
Old Hickory Lake is another of Gallatin's best attractions, offering outstanding fishing and water sport opportunities. Public access is available at many locations around Gallatin. An outstanding parks system, a growing greenway, and access to mountain bike trails, a skate park and more makes Gallatin attractive to those who love the outdoors.