Additional Bariatric Surgeon needed in KY – Safe, family-friendly community

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Job Id 10447
Verified Date 08/16/2022
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Job ID: 10447

Practice Details

  • Additional Bariatric Surgeon to join  Surgical Weight Loss Center and bariatric surgery program beginning in the summer / fall 2023.

  • The program has been accredited as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence® (BSCOE) by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®).

  • The practice includes a dedicated, experienced team including a bariatric surgeon, physician assistant, registered dietitian, psychologist, and nurse navigator.

  • Established in early 2018, the surgical weight loss program is about more than just surgery.

  • Bariatric Surgeon will be part of General Surgery / Trauma call rotation - no separate Bariatric call.

Community Details

  • This community of approximately 100,000 is conveniently located 2 hours to Nashville and Louisville.
  • Enjoy the outdoors: gorgeous state parks, bike trails, a skate park, 15 mile Greenbelt walking/running/biking trail encircling the city, 5 golf courses, fishing, disc golf.
  • Ranked #1 in the WORLD - Smothers Park Riverfront playground, spraypark, riverwalk, concessions, fountains, and live outdoor entertainment/music space
  • Ranked #1 in the WORLD- Smothers Park Riverfront playground, spraypark, riverwalk, concessions, fountains, and live outdoor entertainment/music space

Compensation Details

  • Competitive, two-year guaranteed base salary plus RVU bonus potential $50,000 Upfront bonus

  • Student loan forgiveness and residency / fellowship stipends available

  • $6,000 CME annually

  • Funded liability insurance/malpractice/tail coverage, multiple retirement plans, full health/medical benefits

  • Six weeks of paid time off (includes vacation & CME)

  • Hospital-employed position with integrated EMR (Epic) in hospital and clinics

  • Providing access to care for a population draw of more than 500,000

Top Five Things to Do

  1. Smothers Park
  2. International Bluegrass Music Museum
  3. Preservation Station
  4. Reid's Orchard
  5. Legion Park

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City : Owensboro, Kentucky,
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