Job ID: 289093206
Last Updated: 8/11/2017
Rheumatology Job in Jackson, TN
Jackson-Madison County General Hospital
Rheumatology - Established Practice, Join 2 very busy Physicians.
The Arthitis Clinic in Jackson, TN has an opportunity to join two excellent, well-established Rheumatologists. 100% Rheumatology. Position with private practice and includes full benefits. Hospital affiliation is Jackson-Madison County General Hospital (www.wth.org). 642-beds, EMR, state-of-the-art facility. NO other Rheumatologists between/outside of Memphis/Nashville metro areas.
Jackson, TN is located on Interstate 40 between Nashville and Memphis. Service area is 500,000+. Population is 70,000 in the city, 100,000+ county. Family-friendly community, excellent private schools. TN is a NO INCOME TAX state. Please contact hospital-based recruiter for more information.
Community, Facility and Organization
West Tennessee HealthcareJackson-Madison County General Hospital, 642-bed tertiary care center; five community hospitals.
Service area of 550,000
Nine story patient tower built in 2008
Over 275 physicians on active staff; 90% Board-Certified
85 Adult ICU beds; 4 Pediatric ICU beds; 22 Neonatal ICU beds
25 Operating rooms in hospital; 10 in outpatient surgery center (35 Total)
100,000 plus ER visits annually
Solucients Top 100 Cardiovascular Hospitals.
West Tennessee Healthcare was originally established in 1950. West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system. Modern Healthcare Magazine listed West Tennessee Healthcare as one of the top 10 largest public, not-for-profit healthcare systems in the U.S. With services provided in 17 counties in West Tennessee, West Tennessee Healthcare is a family of healthcare services that provides a full compendium of care from:
Four Hospitals and Two Medical Centers
Outpatient Surgical Facility, Infusion Services and Rehab Facilities
Home Healthcare Agency
Mental and Behavioral Health
Medical Laboratory Services
Primary Care and Specialty Clinics
Freestanding Outpatient Imaging Facility
Early Child Development Intervention Services
A Board of Trustees appointed by the City of Jackson and Madison County is charged with the oversight of operations. The system is completely self-supporting and does not operate on local tax revenues. With 635 licensed beds, Jackson-Madison County General Hospital offers comprehensive healthcare to Jackson and the surrounding counties.
West Tennessee Heathcare was ranked sixth largest public healthcare systems in the country based on revenue by Modern Healthcare in its 2015 rankings report.
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