Job ID: 290082541
Last Updated: 2/10/2022
Physician - Hospitalist Medical Director - Joplin, MO
Sisters of Mercy
Mercy Clinic is seeking a full-time Board-Certified Internal Medicine Physician to serve as Medical Director for our Hospitalist program in Joplin, Missouri where youll find the freedom to work independently while getting the support of a large network. Work alongside an expert team of care professionals who genuinely care for one another and share your passion for providing compassionate, patient-centered care.
Do More of What You Love
Lead the hospital medicine physicians providing strong department leadership
Serves as the liaison between the physicians, administration, medical staff, and nursing
Must have current or previous leadership experience
Role will have both clinical and administrative duties
Fully Integrated Epic EMR
Excellent subspecialty support available
Competitive compensation with recruitment incentives
Excellent Benefits Package
401k/403b Retirement Plans
Joplin is located in the southwestern corner of Missouri, in an area referred to as the Four State Area given its close proximity to commute to Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Kansas. Joplin has a population of approximately 50,000 and a daytime population of 240,000. The population within a 40-mile radius of Joplin is 400,000, making it Missouris fourth largest metropolitan area. Joplins convenient I-44 location attracts tourists and travelers and serves as a popular destination for conferences and events. The city park system maintains nearly 1,000 acres and includes a golf course, numerous swimming pools and 15 miles of scenic walking/biking trails. Joplin combines the beauty and hospitality of country living with the convenience and commerce of city vitality.
Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems for four consecutive years (2016 to 2019) by IBM Watson Health, serves millions annually. Mercy includes more than 40 acute care, managed and specialty (heart, childrens, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, 900 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 45,000 co-workers and 2,400 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has clinics, outpatient services and outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. In addition, Mercy's IT division, Mercy Technology Services, and Mercy Virtual commercially serve providers and patients from coast to coast.
Mercy Clinic is a strong, physician-led and professionally managed multi-specialty group. Today, Mercy Clinic is ranked one the largest integrated physician organizations in the country by SK&A, in the company of Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic.
Galen Roberts | Senior Physician Recruiter
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