Emergency Medicine physician needed in Level II Trauma Center
Family Practice wo OB
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Centerpoint Medical Center, Independence, MO
Centerpoint Medical Center is conveniently located at 19600 E. 39th St. (39th and Little Blue Parkway, just off I-70) in Independence, Mo. Our campus includes a recently constructed medical center itself and a medical office building / outpatient services center connected to the hospital (on the west side of the hospital).
Centerpoint features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with the high-tech services we offer, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, etc.
* Level II Trauma Center (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services
* An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services
* Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine
* An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator
* Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries
* Women’s Services, including the only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in eastern Jackson County to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit
* Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more.
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Job SummaryCenterpoint Medical Center in Independence, MO is searching for a BC/BE Emergency Medicine physician for our Level II Trauma Center. BC Internal Medicine or Family Practice Physicians with 5 years documented ED experience are also welcome to apply. Our 41- bed Emergency Department has approximately 70,000 annual patient visits per year, and includes a 9-bed Fast Track Department. Coverage is provided by both physicians and mid-level providers. Physicians work a minimum of 6-10 hour shifts per month. ATLS, PALS, and ACLS certification is required. We are offering a competitive financial package including an hourly rate and benefit package.
Full-time incoming candidates will be eligible to receive a generous compensation and benefit package including medical and dental insurance, signing bonus and relocation reimbursement. 401K and elective deferral plan are also offered along with a business expense account.
Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter to: Alyssa Blumhardt, Director of Physician Recruitment at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 816-289-6955. Applicants will be accepted until qualified candidates are identified. AA/EOE. This position does not qualify for Visa sponsorship.