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Summit Medical Group is looking for an outpatient FM, IM, or Peds Physician for SMG at Newport, located in Newport, Tennessee. This established office is a team of 10 physicians who are dedicated to delivering comprehensive, compassionate primary care of the highest quality.

Secure the Perfect Opportunity
Competitive salary plus quarterly productivity bonus
Sign-on bonus and CME allowance
Opportunity for partnership
Want to set your own salary? Opportunity for unlimited income potential
Enjoy a collegial work environment with leadership opportunities
Excellent payor mix
Physician specialties are mixed: 3 FM, 6 Med/Peds and 1 Pediatrician
Days per week is negotiable, 4.5 or 5
Call (phone only) schedule is every 10th day
Supervision of 2 seasoned MLPs
Longevity in office is 2-30+ years with no internal physician turn over
Average Summit Tenure is 15 years
401(k) & Profit Sharing
Medical, Vision, Dental, Disability and Malpractice Coverage (malpractice premiums paid for by SMG)

*Contact Amanda Forsythe for more information. aforsythe@summithealthcare.com OR (865) 584-4747*

Enjoy a Work-Life Balance
No hospital coverage and no weekend office hours
No state income tax
Cost of living is 81 (low, US Average is 100)
Great private and public schools
Wonderful outdoor activities such as hiking, rafting, skiing, and fishing
Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Over 10 Million visitors per year)

Summit Medical Group is a physician owned and led group of over 230 physicians. Summit currently has 55 outpatient offices in 13 counties along with the largest hospitalist program, 3 express clinics, 4 diagnostic & imaging centers, 1 sleep service center, over 260,000 patients, 1 rheumatology office, 7 physical therapy locations, 5 long term facilities and over 65 hospitalist and pulmonary/critical care physicians with 24/7 coverage.
Summit Medical Group is the largest and most far-reaching physician owned and governed organization providing primary care in the East Tennessee region.

Summit Medical Group is East Tennessees largest primary care organization with more than 300 providers at 55 practice locations in 14 counties. Summit also consists of four diagnostic centers, mobile diagnostic services, eight physical therapy centers, three express clinics, central laboratory and sleep services center, as well as Summit Inpatient Services, which delivers superior care for hospitalized patients. Summit provides healthcare services to more than 260,000 patients, averaging over one million encounters annually.

Summit also has 1 Central Lab (6.35 Million lab tests run annually), 3 Express Clinics, 4 Diagnostic & Imaging Centers, 7 Physical Therapy Centers, 1 Rheumatology office and 1 Sleep Service Center. Our ancillary service centers feature MRIs, DEXAs, Echos, pulmonary function tests, mammograms, etc.

Summit is nationally ranked in the top 10 nationwide for all three categories of NCQA recognition. We are also a top national performer in overall patient experience, according to patient surveys conducted. SMG scored in the top 10 percent among healthcare providers nationwide that use Survey Vitals. The top national performer designation is significant because its an honor we earned through direct feedback from our patients across East Tennessee, Summit Medical Group CEO Ed Curtis said. Its a reflection of the hard work of our physicians, advanced practitioners and staff, and their dedication to providing the highest quality of patient care.

We are recognized as a leader in medical management innovation and technology.

Make the Summit Advantage yours.