General Surgeon needed to join an established employed practice in picturesque Elizabethton, TN
Host hospital is Sycamore Shoals located in Elizabethton, TN. This 121-bed, JCAHOO accredited facility offers state-of-the-art equipment and services. Convenient access to full breadth of subspecialty services. SSH is part of Mountain States Health Alliance, a private, not-for-profit 14 hospital health system anchored by the Johnson City Medical Center, a 450-bed, tertiary facility.
- Employed Physician
- 1:4 Call
- Brand New Medical Office Building that will house Orthopedic Surgery, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, and Physical Therapy
- Practice is part of the Mountain States Medical Group, a 200+ provider subsidiary of Mountain States Health Alliance
- Competitive Salary plus WRVU bonus structure
- Excellent Benefits
- Signing incentives
- Wide referral base
Mountain States Health Alliance is the largest in Northeast Tennessee with programs reaching into Virginia and North Carolina. Additionally, the system is affiliated with a larger network of providers in Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, and Western North Carolina called the Mountain States Healthcare Network.
This 50+ institution network has created multiple opportunities within a 3 state region. JCMC is the primary host teaching facility for the James H. Quillen College of Medicine with residency programs in all primary care specialties and numerous sub-specialties.
Mountains of splendor and livability:
Surrounded by the beautiful lakes of the Appalachian and Blue Ridge Mountains, Northeast TN offers a pleasant year-round climate with four distinct seasons. In Elizabethton, TN you find small town living rich in history, culture, and outdoor adventure including skiing, golf, white water rafting, hiking, biking, fishing, and much more.
Here you can find a high standard of living with a low cost of living, including affordable housing. Plus, the region is filled with cultural activities such as the symphony orchestra, community theaters, and the nationally acclaimed Storytelling Festival.
Mountains of education and culture:
Northeast Tennessee is home to East Tennessee State University, the areas largest institution of higher learning with about 13,000 students. Milligan College, a four-year private college offering degrees in 15 undergraduate fields as well as graduate and Ph.D. programs, is also located here.
Additionally, there are 13 institutions of higher learning in the region. The school systems in Northeast Tennessee are among the top 5% in the state and most have received the Governors A+ awards for outstanding academic achievement. Private and Christian-based schools are also available.
HEALTHeCAREERS Network - 3 years ago
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Mountain States Health Alliance (MSHA), the largest healthcare system in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, is a nine-hospital...