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Assume Patient Panel In Marquee Employed Practice

Meadowview Regional Medical Center is seeking to employ another orthopedic surgeon in Northern Kentucky. Located on the banks of the Ohio River, the hospital is part of the 72 Hospital LifePoint Health system. This is an excellent opportunity to assume a captive patient panel. The new surgeon will join a well-established practice and work alongside another high quality orthopedic surgeon in a regional market. The position has tremendous upside growth potential from two hospitals with an approximate 90,000 population catch basin. A very supportive PCP referral base is also in place to welcome you. There is a satellite clinic in the community of our sister hospital only seventeen miles away in Flemingsburg. Enjoy working in brand new OR suites with state of the art equipment with privileges at both hospitals. The skilled surgeon will need to provide orthopedic services that include but not limited to arthroscopies, carpal tunnel, knee and hip replacement, fracture repair, ACL reconstruction, meniscectomy, etc. The market has 1.5 employed orthopedic surgeons and 1 full time PA, 2 full time RNs, 1 x-ray tech, 1 fulltime MA and 3 registration clerks in the practice. Generous financial package that includes sign on bonus, relocation stipend, full health benefits, life, STD, LTD, 401k, CME, paid vacation, student loan consideration and medical education stipend. Maysville is a safe, family friendly community with public schools in the top quartile of the state and private schools available. It boasts a picturesque downtown set on the banks of the Ohio River with bustling shopping business corridors. The largest park is a 57 acre space with an Olympic size swimming pool, 3 golf courses (country club + 2 public courses), three tennis courts, two softball fields, five picnic shelters, several playgrounds, a one-mile walking trail and a 12 acre fishing lake. Boating, fishing, hunting options, one hour from both Lexington, KY and Cincinnati, OH.

About the Hospital

Meadowview Regional Medical Center, a 100-bed acute care facility that is Joint Commission-accredited, provides medical services to a seven-county area. The hospital is a five-time winner of the 100 Top Hospital award. In 2009, Meadowview completed a $6 million dollar renovation to the Emergency Department. Services include 24-hour ER, six-bed ICU/CCU, and Diagnostic Imaging that includes X-ray, 64-slice CT Scanning, Ultrasound, Radiographic/Fluoroscopic Imaging, Nuclear Medicine and Digital Mammography. Other services include Allergy, Anesthesiology, Cardiac Catheterization, ENT, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Orthopedic Surgery, Gastroenterology, Laboratory, Physical Therapy, Podiatry, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Hematology/Oncology, Same-Day Surgery, Pulmonology, Respiratory Therapy, Urology and Sleep Studies.

The Community

Founded in the early 1800s as a river town, Maysville is a place filled with history and architectural treasures. The historic downtown area features plenty of opportunities to tour, dine and shop. Maysville is the fastest growing industrial and service center in northeastern Kentucky and the citys school system consistently ranks in the states top 10.

Just south of Maysville is the charming frontier village of Old Washington, a living-history community of log cabins and other buildings dating from the 1700s, as well as shops and museums. Old Washington also offers numerous antique and gift shops, handcrafted silver jewelry, craft shops, custom picture framing and a historic tavern.

Recreation

Maysville offers plenty of ways to enjoy the great outdoors. Many of the outdoor recreation opportunities are centered around the Ohio River. For the ATV, dirt bike and horseback riding enthusiast, there are numerous riding trails overlooking the Ohio River Valley or rolling through the surrounding hills. Riverboat rides on the Ohio River are another popular attraction. The Maysville Mason County Recreation Park offers swimming, tennis, softball leagues, croquet, miniature golf, fishing and more. The Paradise Breeze Family Entertainment Center is a popular swim club. You can enjoy lap swimming in a lap pool or just have a blast coming down either of two tube slides. Other highlights include Tadpole Island, Hidden Treasures Arcade, Strike Three Batting Cage, Thunder Road Go-Kart Track, Rainbow Cafe and Paradise Pavilion.

South of Maysville is the northern terminus of Daniel Boone National Forest includes more than 660,000 acres of mostly rugged terrain with steep forested ridges, narrow ravines and more than 3,400 miles of sandstone cliffs. Over six hundred miles of trails provide a quiet escape to remote places for hikers and horseback riders with winding rivers and gentle streams. The 269-mile Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail extends the entire length of the Daniel Boone National Forest.
With over 70 hospitals in 22 states, LifePoint Health, a noted industry leader, offers very competitive financial packages to help physicians begin and grow successful practices. In addition to a generous salary or income guarantee, other incentives may include sign-on bonuses, medical education debt repayment, monthly stipend payments while you are still in training, relocation, marketing and practice start-up assistance. Practice models may vary depending on the market but usually include employment, group practice, partnerships and new practice start-ups. In December 2011, LifePoint became one of only 26 organizations in the country chosen by the Department of Health and Human Services to be a Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) in the Partnership for Patients initiative, a nationwide public-private collaboration to improve the quality, safety and affordability of healthcare for all Americans. As a result, LifePoint received funding from 2012-2014 to support additional resources for our quality and patient safety programsalongside our HEN partner, Duke University Health System and Duke Patient Safety Center. The LifePoint HEN was among the top performing HENs in the country in adopting evidence-based best practices to build a culture of safety, reduce healthcare-acquired conditions, and reduce readmissions. Together, we remain unified in striving to achieve our mission of Making Communities Healthier. Come practice where you are needed and appreciated.