General Surgery job in Jackson, KY
Archway Physician Recruitment
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Surgery-General
Location Jackson, Kentucky, United States

Job Description

Updated Date : 8/15/22
**General Surgery opening in KY** Jackson KY (Lexington 84m) Hospital recently underwent $13 million renovation. Small-town life with low cost of living yet only an hour to Lexington, KY. Medical center is in the beautiful mountains of Eastern Kentucky, and is seeking a BE/BC General Surgeon to provide full-time services at a Hospital Affiliated Clinic. Employed Position. All necessary equipment available. Supportive Administration. Collegial and tenured Staff. Endoprocedure room, multiple OR suites. Anesthesia coverage and veteran OR staff is proficient in all areas of surgery. Candidate Qualifications: US BE/BC Experience preferred Clean background Surgical Cases may include: Colonoscopy, EGD's Gallbladder, Appendectomy, Lesions, Lypomas, Bowel Resection, Debridements, Medi Ports Placement, Chest Tubes, Central Lines. Comprehensive Compensation Package May Include: Nationally Competitive Base Salary Package Productivity/Incentive Compensation Commencement Bonus Relocation Package Medical Education Debt Assistance Health, Life and Retirement CME, Med Lic and Dues Stipend during Training Full Employee Benefits Package and more! The Hospital: Founded in 1988, Kentucky River Medical Center (KRMC) is an acute care hospital and is the only hospital serving a four-county area. Kentucky River is a full-service facility that also operates family medicine clinics in neighboring counties, two satellite clinics in neighboring counties, as well as four on-campus satellite clinics with specialists in the areas of cardiology, gynecology, urology, oncology, pediatrics, general and vascular surgery and orthopedic and arthroscopic surgery. KRMC is also a clinical training site for numerous colleges and vocational schools. The Community: Located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains and positioned on the banks of the North Fork of the Kentucky River, Jackson is a town of charm and beauty. Our wonderful city is rich in history and art, and friendliness is a way of life. Jackson offers stunning natural beauty with activities including hiking, kayaking, fishing and boating. Just a short drive up the road are two heavily visited parks including the beautiful Natural Bridge State Park and the Red River Gorge. These parks have lots of natural beauty and miles of hiking ready for your next adventure. For a fun family outing enjoy our Amusement Park, Riverboats, Go-karts, Dinosaur World, Miniature Golf and Jungle Park, Jet Boats, the Movie Theater, the Reptile Zoo and much more!