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Baptist Health Paducah (Ky.) seeks two energetic BE/BC hematologist/oncologists as we open an $18.3 million Regional Cancer Care Center in June 2017, custom-designed for you and your patients. This busy Baptist Health Medical Group practice provides a pre-set patient base.

The areas only nationally accredited cancer facility; Baptist Health Paducah offers leading-edge diagnostics and treatment with Pet CT, open/closed and functional MRI, 3D mammography, Brain lab cranial surgery navigation system, da Vinci robotics, and stereotactic radiosurgery/stereotactic body radiation therapy.

Baptist Health Medical Group offers competitive compensation, sign-on bonus, WRVU/quality bonuses, great benefits (health, dental, vision, 401K/403B), moving allowance, student loan repayment and more!

Baptist Health Paducah is a regional medical and referral center, serving about 200,000 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, including three medical office buildings, a walk-in primary care clinic, a freestanding digital imaging center and a day care center. The hospital also operates a rehabilitation center and several imaging and urgent care walk-in clinics off-campus. It is part of Baptist Health, one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in Kentucky.

Regions first cancer center to open summer 2017, cancer care accredited since 2001
Regions first heart center opened 2007, first accredited chest pain center in 2008, two new open-heart ORs and hybrid suite added in 2012
Comprehensive Wound Care Center with hyperbarics
Regions only LTACH
Regions only Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), newly-expanded
Regions only Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology
Regions only da Vinci robotics
Paducahs only bariatric services
Areas first Advanced Primary Stroke Center in 2010; consecutive annual achievement awards, including Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, Target: Stroke Honor Roll, 2016
Stereotactic radiosurgery & stereotactic body radiation therapy

The mission of Baptist Health is to exemplify our Christian heritage of providing quality healthcare services by enhancing the health of the people and communities we serve.

The vision of Baptist Health is to be nationally recognized as the healthcare leader in western Kentucky.

Baptist Health will live out its Christ-centered mission and achieve its vision with a commitment to excellence through Integrity, Respect, Excellence, Collaboration, Compassion and Joy.

Paducah, Kentucky, is the medical, business and cultural center of western Kentucky, southern Illinois and northwest Tennessee. I-24 and I-69 put it within a two- to three-hour drive of Nashville, Louisville, St. Louis and Memphis; and its airport with no security lines offers two direct flights daily to Chicago.

Many physicians choose Baptist Health Paducah for its patient base and high-tech offerings, but they and their families delight in the recreational, cultural and other quality of life offerings: the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area; historic downtown with performing and visual arts centers; and festivals, such as Barbecue on the River, Dogwood Trail, Dragon Boat Races, Lower Town Arts Festival and the international American Quilters Society Quilt Show. Award-winning academics, athletics and arts are available at public and private schools; and colleges include Murray State University, West Kentucky Community and Technical College and Paducah School of Art and Design.

Physicians can enjoy a fulfilling professional life, while having quality time for the family! With no traffic jams and proximity to schools and other event locations, youre close enough for university ballgames, outings at the lake and dinner and a show downtown any time.

Contact:, 270.415.7795

Connie Overstreet
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.