Job ID: 289491430  |  Last Updated: 11/21/2022

FM Primary Care clinic with teaching opportunities

Employer
Freeman West
Location
Joplin, MO
Applicant Contact
Bridget Carlton
Physician Recruiter
(417) 347-3579
(417) 347-9510

Job Description

ABOUT FREEMAN HEALTH SYSTEM
Located in the southwest corner of the state in Joplin, Missouri, Freeman is a physician-led, locally owned, not-for-profit health system and is well-recognized as the region's epicenter for quality healthcare. Our three-hospital system provides comprehensive healthcare and behavioral services to a service area of 450,000 residents from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. As a teaching hospital, Freeman also provides medical students and resident doctors the opportunity to study with our high-caliber physicians. We are continually expanding and searching for talented, qualified professionals to join our organization.

OUR FAMILY MEDICINE OPPORTUNITY
Seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Family Medicine physician to join established physician group with commitment to medical education
Position combines outpatient care along with teaching opportunities in an integrated learning environment
Practice general family medicine in an ambulatory setting, with the option to provide inpatient care
Serve as a preceptor for 3rd and 4th year medical students, and/or residents in ambulatory or inpatient teams
Teach medical students in preclinical years with Kansas City University Joplin, if desired
Successful candidates should be strong clinicians possessing solid work ethic, adaptability, superior communication and interpersonal skills, with optimism about educating future clinicians
Join a collegial environment with exceptional physician leadership on campus
Collaborate with FM Residency Program Director for continuous learning
Excellent benefits package including CME allowance, paid relocation assistance, paid malpractice, tail coverage, and more
Residency stipend and start bonus options available
Freeman is a designated National Health Service Corp site offering a loan repayment program to physicians who qualify
FREE, expert advice from a specialized support team to reduce your student loans

CHOOSE JOPLIN
Appreciate an excellent quality of life in Joplin, where a crossroads of culture lies tucked away in the beautiful Ozarks of Southwest Missouri
As the fourth largest metropolitan area in the state, Joplin maintains the lowest cost of living and highest bang-for-your buck
A city of 50,000 people (which flourishes to over 200,000 during the workday), Joplin serves as a hub of economic, health and cultural activity for multiple communities in the four-state area
Spend more time at home with no commute. Beautiful neighborhoods are located within an easy 5-10 minute drive from the clinic and hospital.
Balance work with an active lifestyle with activities including golf, tennis, numerous gyms, running, and hiking the scenic chert bluffs
Enjoy easy access to nearby streams and lakes for fishing, kayaking and boating
Multiple preK-12 options exist to make sure young minds have the opportunity to thrive. Choose from public, private and parochial schools, local colleges and a state university.
Become a valued member of a diverse, growing medical hub with Kansas City University-Joplin's medical school and their 160+ students enrolled per year. A future dental school will open on KCU-Joplin's campus in 2023!

NOT-FOR-PROFIT, LOCALLY OWNED, NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED
As the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system in the area, Freeman focuses on meeting the health and wellness needs of those we serve as well as the needs of future generations. Our caregivers, leadership and board of directors play an active role in identifying the health needs of the region.

In 2020, Freeman earned more than 80 individual awards for medical excellence and patient safety from CareChex, a quality rating system that helps consumers evaluate healthcare providers. Additionally, U.S. News & World Report ranked Freeman #1 in Southwest Missouri.

OUR MISSION
Our mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve through contemporary, innovative, quality healthcare solutions.

Make an impact. Join us in our work creating healthier communities.

For more information, contact:
Bryan Padgett & Bridget Carlton
FREEMAN HEALTH SYSTEM

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