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Emergency Medicine Opportunity!!

Joplin & Carthage, Missouri
Mercy Clinic in Joplin and Carthage has an excellent opportunity for an Emergency
Medicine physician, due to the expansion of the Emergency Medicine department.


Practice information:
Provide coverage for a 32-bed ED in Joplin.
Level II Trauma Center serving 19 counties with over 40,000+ visits annually and a 12-bed ED in Carthage with 18,000 visits annually.
Fully integrated EMR (Epic).
Rotating block schedule with holidays shared by all.
Immediate parity and equal rotation in schedule.
Rotate block schedules between the two facilities as you desire.
Joplin: Average shift length is 10 hours with 40 hours of BC EM coverage daily plus 20+ hours of fast track coverage provided by advanced practitioners.
Carthage: 12-hour shifts with 24 hour physician coverage daily plus 12 hour advanced practitioner coverage.


Mercy Hospital Joplin:
State-of-the-art Mercy Hospital Joplin contains the latest technologies and design innovations.

Offers specialty care on its main campus and supports primary care clinics throughout the community, serving more than 19 Joplin-area counties.

Services include Telemedicine, Birthing Center, sophisticated ICU and NICU, state-of-the-art Emergency Department: level II trauma center, and an Accredited Cancer Center.

Mature, integrated health system well-positioned to face future healthcare challenges.

Featuring storm-hardened architectural design and materials.


Compensation and Benefits include:
Base shift pay, plus incentives
Retirement (401k/403b) plan
Relocation up to $8,000


About Joplin:
Joplin is located in the southwestern corner of Missouri, in an area referred to as the Four State Area given its close proximity to communitie in 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.


About Mercy:
Mercy is the fifth largest Catholic health care system in the U.S. and serves millions annually. Mercy includes 34 acute care hospitals, nearly 700 clinic and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 integrated physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Mercy Clinic is a strong, physician-led and professionally managed integrated health care system. We focus on clinical integration across our communities ensuring that the latest technology and specialty care is available to support even our most outlying primary care locations.



For further information, please contact Mercy Clinic Physician Recruitment
Sara McCleary - sara.mccleary@mercy.net

AA/EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled
About Mercy:
Mercy is the seventh largest Catholic health care system in the U.S. and serves millions annually. Mercy includes 46 acute care and specialty (heart, childrens,
orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach
ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Mercy Clinic is a strong, physician led and professionally managed integrated health care system. We focus on clinical integration across our communities ensuring that the latest technology and specialty care is available to support even our most outlying primary care locations.