Job ID: 289921097  |  Last Updated: 8/10/2022

Join Tallapoosa Family Healthcare - outpatient Family Practice at Tanner Medical Center

Higgins General Hospital
Tallapoosa, GA
Applicant Contact
Eric Johnston
(770) 812-5923

Job Description

Tanner Health System is seeking an experienced Family Medicine physician for a full-time, employed outpatient position in Tallapoosa, GA. Tanner is a 5-hospital not-for-profit health system providing convenient, personalized healthcare to communities across western Georgia and east Alabama. Our physicians and staff are provided with the latest technology to offer the most advanced treatment options for the health and well-being of our patients.

The Family Practitioner will join Tanner Medical Group, a multi-specialty group of 30 plus practices encompassing approximately 170+ employed physicians serving a 9 county area along the western side of Metro-Atlanta. Tanner-Tallapoosa Family Healthcare is an outpatient only practice located in Tallapoosa, GA that will admit patients through the Hospitalist service at Higgins General Hospital. The group currently consist of 1 Family Practitioner and 2 Nurse Practitioners.

Candidates must have the following qualifications:
-MD, DO, or foreign degree equivalent
-Internal Medicine Residency training
-BC/BE in Family Medicine
-Eligibility for Georgia medical license

The city of Tallapoosa, GA is located just west of Atlanta along the I-20 corridor and 1.5 hours east of Birmingham, AL. This area of West Georgia has numerous vibrant and growing communities with a planned growth strategy all the while maintaining a real sense of local community.

- Home of the University of West Georgia approximately 15,000 students
- Public schools awarded Georgia Schools of Excellence
- Private schools available
- Home of the University of West Georgia
- Numerous large employers in the area with growing economy
- 45 minutes to beautiful Lake Wedowee recreation area
- 45 minutes to Hartsfield International Airport
- Exceptional recreational opportunities available including the Carrollton GreenBelt (an 18- mile shared use path)
- Enjoy easy access to the Atlanta United, Braves, Falcons, and Hawks, Six Flags over Georgia, Stone Mountain and The Atlanta Aquarium

For more information on this or any position with Tanner Health System contact:
Eric Johnston
Sr. Physician Recruiter
Direct: 770-812-5923

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