BC/BE General Surgeon Memphis, TN pd
630+ Bed Tertiary Care Center is recruiting a BC/BE General Surgeon to join their very busy multi-specialty group of 120 physicians that includes 5 General Surgeons. This position is being added to meet the need in this community of 100K. There is a brand new 9 story bed tower, 75 adult bed ICU and new EMR. They see over 100K EM visits per year which is the highest in TN! State of the art center has 26 ORs in the main hospital and an additional 10 in the surgery center. This Heart and Vascular Center takes care of more heart attack patients than any other hospital in the state and also has the busiest Cath Lab as well! They have achieved the highest level of PCI Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers and has earned exceptional high quality ratings. The 30 day re-admission rates are much lower for both heart attacks and heart failure than the national rates. This group is a major patient referral center for the Mid-South region. Extremely stable group, that has had 1 General Surgeon leave in 13 years.
Located an hour from Memphis and 90 minutes from Nashville. There are 5 colleges and Universities close by, with excellent private and Parochial Schools, Business, Technical and Graduate facilities. Warm and friendly community of over 100,000 and home to 23 Fortune 500 companies. There are many Lakes and Rivers with camping, fishing, water skiing, sailing and canoeing. Ballet, Theater Guild, Arts Council, Symphony Orchestra, and AA Baseball all nearby! There is a high quality, but low cost of living. There is no State income tax!