Emergency Medicine Physician sought for ED in Ashland City!
Family Practice wo OB
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TriStar Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN
TriStar Centennial Medical Center is a 657-bed comprehensive facility offering medical and surgical programs including behavioral health, 24-hour emergency, heart and vascular, imaging, neurosciences, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics, rehabilitation, sleep disorder, and women’s services. An affiliate of TriStar Health, TriStar Centennial Medical Center’s 43-acre campus is home to TriStar Centennial Heart & Vascular Center, TriStar Women’s Hospital, The Children’s Hospital at Centennial Medical Center, TriStar Sarah Cannon Cancer Center and TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion, one of the largest and most comprehensive private psychiatric facilities in Middle Tennessee. Around the clock care is also available at TriStar Ashland City Medical Center, a critical care access hospital in nearby Cheatham County. Opened in 2013, TriStar Spring Hill Emergency Room provides 24-hour emergency care for nearby Spring Hill and surrounding communities.
• Middle Tennessee is well known for beautiful scenery, communities rich in history, a mild four-season climate and outstanding entertainment. Nashville, the capitol of Tennessee, is a thriving metropolitan city with a population of approximately 600,000 (1.6 million SSA) offering a superior lifestyle and one of the best medical communities in the country - and NO State Personal Income Tax.
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BC/BP IM or FP w/EM experience
Centennial Medical Center at Ashland City is a 12-bed critical access hospital enrolled in EmCare’s CompleteCare™ program - a combined ED/hospitalist program where one physician provides continuity of care from the ED to the inpatient floor.
CompleteCare™ physicians are on duty 24/7 to cover the E.D., admit and provide subsequent inpatient rounding
The service helps to maximize both human and financial resources while providing superior patient care, both to E.D. patients and to hospitalized patients
Centennial Ashland City has an volume of 13K visits per year and is staffed with 24 hours of physician coverage (7a-7p, 7p-7a) plus additional MLP coverage on the busier days. Average of 1.8 patients per hour.
At Ashland City:
Every ED physician is enrolled in the CompleteCare™ Program
Physicians handle Admissions/ Rounding/ Discharges
2% admission rate
On avg take 20 mins per patient
Physicians receive a base hourly rate + additional compensation per patient encounter
Ashland City is located 15 miles west of Nashville, Music City USA, and 20 miles east of Clarksville, home of Fort Campbell’s 101st Airborne Division. Expansion of State Highway 12 and nearby Interstate 40 provides more accessibility than ever. Ashland City has an award winning Parks and Recreation Program. Multiple housing options are available. From apartment living to upscale custom homes, Ashland City offers something for everyone.