About the Organization
Thanks for considering provider opportunities with SoFHA. We are the largest physician owned and operated multi-specialty provider group in the Tri-Cities and Southwestern Virginia and there are tremendous career opportunities for providers who want to practice quality medicine in a cutting edge environment.
State of Franklin Healthcare Associates (SoFHA) was founded in 1998 and serves the Tri-Cities Tennessee-Virginia region. Physician owned and led, our board of directors and shareholders are all physicians committed to providing the highest quality health care in a professional, compassionate environment. We adhere to the patient-centered model of healthcare service, which means we wont just treat you we partner with you to achieve long-term better health.
Be assured, well always listen, respect you and address your concerns. Our medical professionals and staff strive to deliver timely, effective and caring health services.
With medical services in internal medicine, interventional pain management, physical therapy, walk-in clinic, OB/GYN, family practice, pediatrics, hospitalists and sleep medicine, SoFHA is currently supported by over 220 skilled healthcare providers working in over 20 healthcare practices.
All SoFHA practices are supported with the latest in diagnostic imaging services, a clinical reference lab, sleep center, physical therapy, and durable medical equipment services. Were also affiliated with the East Tennessee State University College of Pharmacy, which operates a clinical practice site for diabetes.
About the Community
About the Region
The Tri-Cities area is at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, in one of the most beautiful areas of the United States. With four distinct seasons, a plethora of outdoor attractions, whether the serenity of the regions mountains, lakes and streams, or the booming food/brewery culture, theres something here for everyone.
Weather & Climate
Those within the Tri-Cities enjoy four distinct seasons with moderate temperatures that are conducive to year-round outdoor enjoyment. Generally, the climate is warm during summer when temperatures tend to be in the 70s and very cold during winter when temperatures tend to be in the 30s.
Tri-Cities is home to a culture that values the importance of educational achievement from our public schools, which rank among the best in the state to private schooling or home schooling, the region offers excellent options for a variety of schooling opportunities. Additionally, our area is home to an abundance of colleges and universities providing a range of higher education opportunities.
Since we are centrally located in the eastern half of the United States, the Tri-Cities enjoys convenient travel access. With an easy-access regional airport offering non-stop service to select major cities and a network of Interstate Highways, the Tri-Cities is a great starting point for travel.