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Baptist Health- Paducah is seeking a /BE/BC Neurologist for clinic. They will see about 18-20 patients a day working M-F, 8:00 5:00, they will take call for their own patients. They will be joining Dr. Grubbs, doing EEG, NCV and EMGs. Dr. Grubbs also does the Sleep Center. Very experienced staff with NP support.

Paducah is considered a hidden gem by so many of our practitioners that have relocated from Buffalo, Philadelphia, Nashville and Indianapolis to name a few. It boasts two of the largest man-made lakes in the country- Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake with excellent boating, fishing, skiing and hiking only twenty minutes away. Paducah ranks 28% below the national average in cost of living expenses. Great educational system from kindergarten to college with some of the highest test scores in the state.

Our historic downtown district is quite the attraction with awesome restaurants, arts and culture, Broadway series, and musicals in a state-of-the-art performing venue in the Carson Center. Great golf courses, tennis courts and swimming facilities provide a quality of life unmatched by many areas our size nationwide. An airport with two flights to Chicago per day provides convenient access for travel while Paducah is conveniently located an easy two hour drive to Nashville and two and a half hours from St. Louis and Memphis. You can be in Louisville or Lexington, Kentucky in three to four hours.

Baptist Health Paducah is a regional medical and referral center, serving about 400,000 patients a year from three states. With more than 1,700 employees and 260 physicians, it offers a full range of services, including cardiac and cancer care, diagnostic imaging, womens and childrens services, surgery, emergency treatment, rehabilitation and more. Since its humble beginning in 1953 as Western Baptist Hospital, it has grown from 117 beds to 349 beds on a campus covering eight square blocks. It is part of Baptist Health, one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in Kentucky.

Building stages of a new 44,000 square foot comprehensive Cancer Center by fall of 2017
New comprehensive Wound Care Center with hyperbarics, opening spring of 2016
New LTAC, only one in the region
Expansion of the areas only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
New $3.1 million Stereotactic Radiosurgery & Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy
Certified Stroke Center for 3 consecutive years- Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
One of 197 hospitals nationwide, recognized for surgical care & heart attack care
Regions first Accredited Chest Pain Center, recently re-accredited for three years
Accredited cancer program for 15 consecutive years

The Facility
The main campus covers eight square blocks in the heart of Paducah, from 24th to 28th streets and Broadway to Kentucky Avenue. The hospital and adjacent structures, including three medical office buildings with a walk-in primary care clinic, a freestanding digital imaging center, a day care center and the area's only parking garage, occupy about 1 million square feet of space valued at more than $400 million. The hospital also operates a rehabilitation center and several imaging walk-in clinics off-campus. We will be going to EPIC for our EMR in August 2016.

If you are interested in these opportunities please send me your CV to:

Connie Overstreet
Baptist Health Paducah
Baptist Health Medical Group is a comprehensive network including more than 1,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians across Kentucky and Southern Indiana.

Providers represent more than 85 specialties including primary care and family medicine, internal medicine, osteopathic medicine, emergency medicine, general surgery and a wide range of surgical specialties offering advanced treatments and care.

Its healthcare on a deeply personal level, where medical technology, facilities and knowledge combine with one-to-one caring and compassion. And its why, throughout Kentucky, Baptist Health is the healthcare provider of choice.