Job ID: 289719724  |  Last Updated: 5/13/2019

OB Hopsitalist in Arkansas University Town

St. Bernards Medical Center
Jonesboro, AR
Applicant Contact
Beth Greer
Physician Recruiter
(870) 972-4480
(870) 974-5112
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

We are seeking a BC/BE physician to join the team of a growing OB Hospitalist program. Program is based at a 438 bed community hospital with 20 LDR rooms and 12 bed level 3 NICU. The hospital performs approximately 1300 deliveries per year. Care responsibilities include providing inpatient care to unassigned patients who present to labor and delivery or the ED, be available to private practice patients in cases of emergency, provide backup and consultative services to Family Medicine Residency program with obstetrical service, see inpatient GYN consults as needed and be a physician leader in areas of safety and quality. Ability to teach and be involved in academics.

St. Bernards Medical Center

St. Bernards is a 438-bed Hospital located in the heart of Jonesboro. We serve as a regional referral center for 23 counties in Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri and over 650,000 people. Our mission is to provide Christ-like healing to the community through education, treatment and health services. For the past 5 years, St. Bernards Medical Center was named one of "Arkansas Best Places to Work" by Arkansas Business.

St. Bernards is proud to be the most technologically advanced health care facility in our region. Our technology rivals hospitals in Memphis, TN, Dallas, TX and Little Rock, AR. Our dedication to technology is reinforced as we continually strive to meet the health care needs of our community. St. Bernards offers the latest 256 slice CT, MRI, and PET imaging as well as CV Surgery, Neurosurgery, Neonatology, a radiation cancer treatment center, PDA technology, new Da Vince Surgical System, etc.. A St. Bernards Outpatient Surgery Center opened in 2004, an Outpatient Imaging Center opened July 2005, and in 2010 we opened our $5.5 million, 20 bed, free-standing hospice house. In October of 2011 we opened the doors to our new St. Bernards Health & Wellness Institute. This is a one-of-a-kind facility that integrates medically based fitness, treatment and prevention services, offering a variety of wellness resources in a single place. It provides convenient access to outpatient services, wellness programs, medically based fitness opportunities and more. The 54,000-square-foot structure will house a state-of-the-art fitness center with memberships available for the general public. We are also in the midst of construction of our $140 million dollar new tower...with all new surgical suites and ICUs is sure to WOW! Completion for this project is on schedule for the Summer of 2019.

Jonesboro, Arkansas

Jonesboro is a wonderful place to raise a family. It serves as the commercial, social and cultural center of Northeast Arkansas with a population just over 75,000. Jonesboro offers the conveniences of a big city within a setting of acres of state parks, golf courses and inviting forests and lakes. Jonesboro is a family oriented community with six different public school systems (one of which has been rated # one in the state for five years in a row) and four private schools. The community is also home to Arkansas State University with more than 14,000 students from around the world.

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