Physician - Emergency Medicine

Redings Mill, MO
Nov 24, 2022
Nov 28, 2022
Specialty / Focus
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Practice Setting
Mercy Hospital Joplin is recruiting an emergency medicine physician! Come and be part of our amazing team of integrated, emergency physicians. This is a hospital-employed group with no partnership track/buy-in and equal parity, scheduling, and vote from day one! We offer leadership and career growth plus full benefits and a dedicated, stable, loyal group of partners. The hospital is beautiful and the ED was built very strategically connected to imaging, cath lab, and the ORs to accommodate growth and efficiency.

Mercy Hospital Joplin:

240-bed hospital
Hospital is five years old and offers state-of-the-art technology and equipment
32-Bed, level II ED and trauma center
ED connected to ORs, Cath Lab, and Radiology for easy and efficient patient flow
Approximately 40,000 annual ED visits
24/7 neurology, trauma, stroke, ICU, and hospitalist program
ED ultrasound (Sonosite) and all procedures available
EPIC EMR across Mercy
Partnership with KCU Joplin medical school for teaching (if desired)
Rated in the top 5% nationally for overall clinical excellence by Healthgrades
Forbes “America’s Best Employers” two years in a row
Truven Top 5 Health System

Mercy Emergency Medicine Offers:

$50,000 signing bonus plus highly competitive hourly rate and recruitment incentives, shared production and quality bonuses
Immediate parity and equal rotation and schedules among the group
Team of 10 integrated EM physicians and five APPs
Team are all EM residency trained and certified
Physician mentors, partners, and friends - supportive and excellent culture
Flexible hours and shifts to meet your needs; 14-17 shifts per month (your choice) with schedule set 3 months in advance
Ability to do all EM procedures as desired
10-hour shifts, 1.9 patients per hour, 40 hours per day of physician coverage, 24 hours of NP/PA coverage
24/7 MRI, CT, Ultrasound, STEMI and stroke team, ED psychiatry, and trauma surgery service
1:1 physician to scribe ratio for all shifts
Comprehensive benefits package for the entire family
Occurrence-based liability insurance

Joplin, Missouri:

Regional hub of Southwest Missouri and the fourth-largest city in the state
Recently named in the top 10 cities for lowest cost of living in the US
A sophisticated medical community located 1 hour from Springfield, 2 hours to Tulsa, 2 ½ hours south of Kansas City, 4 ½ hours of St. Louis and 1 ½ hours from Branson
Features a large state university, top quality schools, and a variety of cultural and shopping options
An abundance of outdoor recreational activities: hiking, camping, rock climbing, and hunting, state parks and national forests, lakes, rivers and trails

Mercy, a four-time IBM Watson Health top five large U.S. health system in 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016, is a faith-based organization and serves millions annually. Located in seven states, Mercy comprises 40 hospitals and more than 2,500 Mercy Clinic physicians. We have hospitals in Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Oklahoma.

Mercy Clinic is a strong, physician-led and professionally-managed multi-specialty group. Today, Mercy Clinic is ranked one of the largest integrated physician organizations in the country.

It is a continuing goal to advance diversity and inclusion within our Mercy ministry. We cherish each person as created in the image of God and believe it is our responsibility to strive for excellence in establishing an environment of dignity for all.

Your life is our life's work.

For more information, contact:

Todd Vandewalker, MHA, CPRP | Senior Physician Recruiter

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans Employer