GI Position – Earn up to the 90th%tile ($896,000+ annually) without the hassles of administration influence located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains near Lexington

Gastroenterology (GI), Gastroenterology (GI) - Advanced

Job Overview

Job Id 11321
Verified Date 10/14/2023
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type
Accept J1 Visa Yes
Accept H1B Visa No


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Practice Details

Job ID: 11321

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE/BC Gastroenterologist.

  • Service has grown exorbitantly over the past year.

  • This physician friendly healthcare system partners with the  University of Kentucky and University of Pikeville in offering a Community Faculty Appointment to mentor students and residents.

  • This position is hospital employed and also offers excellent quality of life.

  • Serving an 11 County area; population over 160,000
  • Mission Oriented; serving the Appalachian region for nearly 60  years
  • 159 bed not-for-profit organization
  • Over 30,000 ED visits annually
  • Newly constructed 81,000 sq ft Medical Pavilion (medicine & surgical specialties)
  • Community Faculty Appt with the Univ. of Kentucky; teaching residents & medical students
  • $30 Million Center for Health Education and Research (partners: St. Claire HealthCare, University of Kentucky and Morehead State University)


  • Physicians make clinical decisions.
  • Supportive environment without the hassles of administration influence.
  • Physicians enjoy autonomy with the benefits of being hospital employed with the opportunity to earn in the top 90th%tile in the US.

Employer Details:

  • An integrated healthcare system. The largest employer in the region with over 1,000 staff members including more than 100 medical providers representing 32 medical specialties. It includes the largest rural hospital in Northeastern Kentucky with 159 beds, 7 primary care locations, located within 5 counties, a multi-specialty medical pavilion, an outpatient center, homecare services and operates 3 retail services including family medical supply, pharmacy, and aesthetics.
  • 159-bed hospital
  • Type of Facility – Short-term Acute Care Hospital
  • Type of Control – Voluntary, non-profit (Sisters of Notre Dame)
  • Academic Affiliations: UK; UK Pikeville (Family Medicine and General Surgery)
  • A not-for-profit health system sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame - United States.


Community Details

  • This University Town is located one hour from Lexington, KY and Huntington, WV and Two hours from Louisville, KY and Cincinnati , OH.
  • Outdoor Activities (Located on Daniel Boone National Forest & Cave Run Lake provides sailing, boating, fishing, camping, hiking  & water sports)
  • Cultural Activities (theater productions, art displays, concert recitals  & festivals)
  • Enjoy the university culture  in a relaxing and beautiful environment
  • Home to Morehead State University, one of the Top 25 Universities in the South.
  • High School is rated Top 100 High School in Kentucky

Compensation Details


  • Generous guaranteed salary with the opportunity to earn in the top 90th%tile ($896,000+) in the US with productivity
  • Two Year Guarantee
  • Sign on bonus
  • Additional Incentives
  • Relocation Package
  • Possible Medical Educational Loan Repayment Assistance


  • Health, Dental, Vision, SCH paid Life and LTD Insurance
  • Retirement includes 401k, 403b and 457 plans
  • Malpractice Ins. includes tail coverage
  • CME time and CME 
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account 
  • 2 weeks of vacation; 2 weeks of CME (during guarantee)

 * Compensation and Benefit info is subject to change

Top Five Things to Do

  1. CAVE RUN LAKEFind your FUN at our top destination for boating, fishing, tubing, skiing, & swimming. Cave Run Lake, known as the Musky Capital of the South, features over 8,000 acres of picturesque water and breathtaking views.
  2. Kentucky Folk Art Center
    Nestled in the Daniel Boone National Forest, Morehead and Rowan County have just the trail for you. Designated an official Kentucky Trail Town, there are over 100 miles of multi-use trails for any age & ability. In fact, the Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail meanders right down Main Street.
  4. Morehead Peddlers Mall
  5. The Museum Store

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