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Norton Rheumatology Specialists, a Norton Medical Group practice, is currently recruiting rheumatologists to join its growing metropolitan practice. Two rheumatologists currently staff the highly successful practice and are scheduling patients six months out, with the wait time expected to increase in the near future. The practice primarily provides services on the Norton Healthcare St. Matthews campus in the east end of Louisville. The campus houses an infusion center that can accommodate up to nine patients. Plans are in place to potentially grow services to the Norton Brownsboro Hospital campus in northeastern Louisville. A strong network of referrals is in place through Norton Medical Group, which employs more than 700 medical providers.

About the position
Practice serves adults only in an outpatient setting
Physicians have the ability to work full-time or part-time
Current call coverage is 1:2; projected to be 1:4
Competitive compensation models with potential bonus opportunities
Electronic medical records system (Epic) integrated in 100 percent of Norton Healthcare practices and hospitals

Standard Physician Job Description:
The physician is responsible for obtaining and legibly recording a detailed medical history of each patient, including, but not limited to, chief complaint, present condition, individual history, and family history; Performing appropriate physical examinations of each patient; Analyzing reports and/or findings of tests and personal examinations in order to assess the medical condition of the patient, including diagnosing the patients injury or illness and formulating a prognosis.

Requirements for this position
Medical degree/diploma
Residency/fellowship certification
Active or eligible to obtain a Kentucky medical license

Equal opportunity employer (male/female/disability/veteran)
About Norton Healthcare: Norton Healthcare is the Louisville, Ky. area's leading hospital and health care system (44 percent market share) and third largest private employer, providing care at more than 125 locations throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals; five outpatient centers; 12 Norton Immediate Care Centers; 11,100 employees; nearly 700 employed medical providers; and about 2,300 total physicians on its medical staff. Norton Healthcare has consistently been recognized as one of the best places to work in Metro Louisville, the state of Kentucky and nationally. Norton Medical Group, the practice management division of Norton Healthcare is very proud of our history of successfully employing physicians and providers to care for patients of our community and the surrounding region. What began in 1995 with several well-respected physician groups has grown to a network of nearly 700 primary, specialty and urgent care physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners serving patients at over 120 locations throughout Louisville, Southern Indiana and neighboring areas. Norton Healthcare offers a competitive benefit package including: Medical Malpractice Insurance Coverage, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Continuing Medical Education Offerings, Short and Long Term Disability, 403b Plan, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), College Savings Plan, Children's Choice Day Care Center, Downtown Fitness Center, Free Parking. Screening Requirements: Drug Screen & Criminal Background Check. Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran