Job ID: 290079649  |  Last Updated: 4/21/2022

Hospital Medicine - Lexington, KY - Excellent Income Potential

Employer
Baptist Health Medical Group
Location
Lexington, KY
Applicant Contact
Shelly Barker
Manager, Physician Recruitment
(859) 260-5335
Accepts J-1 Visas
Unspecified
Websites
https://www.choosebaptist.com

Job Description

Incentive Overview

Competitive compensation and benefits package include:

Competitive compensation and benefits package - Up to $200,000 in recruiting incentives including sign-on bonus, student loan repayment, residency/fellowship stipend, and relocation/moving allowance
Two-year income guarantee with opportunity for additional productivity and quality bonuses
Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
Retirement savings plans 401K and 457(b)
Paid CME/licensure and malpractice insurance/tail coverage
Physician Mentorship Pathway for growth and development
EPIC- electronic health record system integrated throughout all hospital and practice locations
Immigration support, if needed

About Baptist Health Medical Group

A physician-led medical group

Baptist Health Medical Group brings together all of Baptist Healths employed providers into one comprehensive, multispecialty network serving residents of Kentucky, Indiana and neighboring states. Backed by the Baptist Health system of hospitals and led by experienced physicians who are distinguished in their fields, the group encompasses over 1,500 providers, including 800 physicians and more than 700 advanced practice clinicians. These professionals include primary care providers, as well as highly trained surgeons and specialists offering advanced treatments, technologies and care.

While many of the Medical Groups administrative functions are centralized, Baptist Health recognizes that healthcare is delivered on a very personal level. Therefore, the governing structure includes local leadership councils and operations staff in each of the systems three regions, Kentuckiana, East and West, to address each communitys unique needs. These councils work together to ensure that patients visiting a Baptist Health Medical Group provider can expect the same quality care at each of our practices and in each of our hospitals care that is appropriate, timely and centered on our valued patients.

About Baptist Health Lexington

Baptist Health Lexington, a 434-bed tertiary care facility, is a major medical research and education center. Established in 1954, Baptist Health Lexington is recognized for its excellence in heart care and cancer care, and the hospitals Clinical Research Center conducts groundbreaking research in both fields as well as in several other disciplines.

Baptist Health Lexington continues to lead in maternity care, having delivered nearly 150,000 babies. The hospital operates six outlying outpatient centers, including locations in Georgetown, Nicholasville and Richmond.
Baptist Health Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE Hospitalist to join our team at Baptist Health Lexington in Lexington, Kentucky. Our physician-led program is seeking an energetic and compassionate physician to join us.

For additional information please contact:

Shelly Barker, Physician Recruitment Manager
Michele.Barker@bhsi.com
Cell: 814-558-6223

Baptist Health Lexington has been distinguished three times as a Top Performer by The Joint Commission and has been named a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence four times.

Locally, Baptist Health Lexington is annually recognized as Favorite Hospital and Favorite Place to Have a Baby in the Readers Choice poll conducted by the Lexington Herald-Leader.

About Lexington, Kentucky

Nestled amidst the picturesque horse farms and rolling hills of Kentuckys Bluegrass Region, Lexington is the second largest city in Kentucky, with 310,797 people living in the Lexington-Fayette County census area. Rooted in history, the city was established near explorer Daniel Boones home at Boonesboro, one of the first settlements in the state.

Often called the horse capital of the world, Lexington provides many opportunities to learn about horses and watch horse racing, including the legendary Keeneland Race Course, The Thoroughbred Center training facility, Kentucky Horse Park, and The Red Mile Harness Track, the second oldest horse racing track in the nation. Many retired Kentucky Derby champions live at Kentucky Horse Park and on horse farms in the surrounding areas.

The University of Kentucky has a large presence in Lexington, with its sports teams drawing fans from across the state to cheer on the Wildcats on game days. The city also is home to Transylvania University, Lexington Theological Seminary, and Bluegrass Community and Technical College, and is within a short drive of a number of other colleges and universities.

Kentucky is known worldwide for its bourbon whiskey, with five historic distilleries in the Lexington area and others within a short drive of the city. A number of smaller, craft distilleries are scattered across the region, along with craft beer breweries and wineries, most of which offer tastings and tours.

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