CareerMD | View Listing

Email This Employer

   Apply for this position or request more information
Attach CV

Outpatient Only NO STATE INCOME TAX

Hospital employed opportunity 90 minutes to Nashville, 60 minutes to Huntsville and just over an hour to the amenities of the Cool Springs Mall in Franklin, TN. Southern TN Regional Health Pulaski is growing primary care services. This is a great opportunity to be part of a regional system with the added support of a highly regarded national healthcare company. Enjoy the security of hospital employment, a generous base salary, uncapped bonus potential and a financial package that includes sign on bonus, relocation, full benefits with paid vacation, health, dental, life, std, ltd, 401K, CME and student loan assistance available. Enjoy the safety, family values and lifestyle of country living. Only a short ride to all urban amenities in an area that has NO STATE INCOME TAX.

About the Hospital

STRHS - Pulaski is a Joint Commission-accredited, 95-bed facility providing complete clinical services with modern technology. Services offered by the hospital include a 24-hr. physician-staffed Emergency Department, LDRP-equipped Obstetrics Unit. Radiology services include Nuclear Medicine, CT, MRI and Digital Mammography. Other services include Community Education, Bone Densitometry, ENT, Surgery, Laboratory, Nutrition Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Patient Education, Industrial Safety Medicine, EKG/ EEG, Cardiac Rehab, Pharmacy, Sleep Studies, Pediatrics, Respiratory Therapy, Laparoscopic/Laser/Day Surgery, Geriatric Mental Health Services, Stress Testing/Pulmonary Function, Diabetes Center, a six-bed Invasive ICU, Endoscopy, Gastroenterology, Heliport/Lifeflight, Ophthalmology/Cataract Surgery and Orthopedics.

The Community

Conveniently located 60 miles south of Nashville and 50 miles north of Huntsville, Alabama, Pulaski and Giles County have become the location of choice for many major business and industrial interests. Six Fortune 500 companies and two Fortune 100 companies are located in the area. Indeed, counting only employers with 100 or more employees, Pulaski is home to over 5,000 jobs! Interstate 65, a major transportation artery linking Chicago to Mobile, runs the length of Giles County, providing vital shipping routes for manufacturers and other businesses. Pulaski is home to Martin Methodist College, a four-year liberal arts college founded in 1870, and home to the Della Clayton Lee Concert Series and A Songwriters Dream Series, featuring a variety of professional musicians, entertainers, and Grammy award winning songwriters. The nearby city of Lynville has 59 buildings listed on the National Historic District including an old-fashioned soda shoppe, a general store, gift shop, craft and antique shops. The Milky Way Farm, built by the founder of the Mars Candy Company, is a Tudor-Revival style home that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a great place to tour.

Recreation

Pulaski features seven community parks that offer a variety of recreational opportunities, which include softball fields, soccer fields, tennis courts, playgrounds and picnic areas. Sharewood Park features a $40,000+ community playground and an outdoor amphitheater that hosts concerts, family movie nights, community theater productions and much more. Sam Davis Park boasts one of the best non-college football and baseball facilities in the state. There is also a 9-hole golf course locally.

Named after one of Tennessees most famous native sons, David Crockett State Park is just a few miles down the road from Pulaski. Joe Wheeler State Park and Resort, located on the Tennessee River just 40 miles south of Pulaski, features fishing, camping, dining, lodging, an 18-hole golf course, plus jet ski and pontoon rentals.
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.