Job ID: 290070895  |  Last Updated: 11/21/2022

2023 Pediatrician needed for outpatient practice in SW Missouri

Freeman Neosho
Neosho, MO
Applicant Contact
Bridget Carlton
Physician Recruiter
(417) 347-3579
(417) 347-9510
Accepts J-1 Visas

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.

Explore Neosho
- Appreciate an excellent quality of life in Neosho, MO a family oriented community located 20 miles south of Joplin, MO
- Beautiful historical square at city's center
- No commute, beautiful neighborhoods close to hospital
- Delight in arts and culture with annual events
- 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
- 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!

Our Pediatric Medicine Opportunity
- Seeking Board Certified or Board Eligible Pediatrician to join our friendly, experienced, hospital employed physician group
- Outpatient practice with midlevel support and an evening nurse line
- Behavioral health services available through Ozark Center, a subsidiary of Freeman Health System
- Strong partnership with Children's Mercy Hospital, with outpatient locations in Joplin and outpatient/inpatient in Kansas City
- Teaching opportunities are available for medical students and residents
- Robust professional support provided by the health system, including IT support, hiring, and billing/coding
- Freeman is the onlyChildren's Miracle Network Hospital in a 70-mile radius
- Ronald McDonald House is located within walking distance of hospital
- Excellent benefits package including CME allowance, paid relocation assistance, paid malpractice, tail coverage, and more
- Residency stipendavailable
- 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
- New, near-site, state-of-the art day care/learning center is available exclusively for children of Freeman employees

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

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