Specialty: ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY
Area: Southeast Missouri
Medical Center is seeking a BE/BC Orthopedic Surgeon (Sports Medicine) for an employed position joining a hospital based practice.
Anticipated call 1:3
Clinic is located on campus
Experience with ACL, Foot & Ankle and Sports Medicine procedures required
Medical Center is a state-of-the-art 412 bed (all private) facility
Competitive Recruitment Package May Include: Relocation allowance, Commencement bonus, CME assistance, Loan repayment, Medical education debt repayment J Visa OK H Visa OK
Medical Center is a regional medical center with two hospital campuses and more than 130 active physicians.facility is the largest medical center in Southeast Missouri With outreach Rural Health Clinics throughout its six-county region.
The hospital is the largest employer in the region, with over 1300 employees.Nationally accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, demonstrating to the patients and community the highest quality medical care.
certified by Medicare and is a member of the American Hospital Association as well as the Missouri Hospital Association.
General Statistics (based on 2007 data):
Over 1,600 births
Over 34,000 ER visits
Over 12,500 inpatient admits
Over 80,000 clinic visits
Over 1,100 Heart Catherizations
Over 5,500 total surgeries
Overall infection rate below state average, currently at 0.1%
We provide comprehensive medical, surgical, obstetric, oncology, cardiology, cardiovascular, psychiatric and intensive care services. In particular services include:
• Cardiac Pulmonary Rehabilitation
• Cardiovascular Surgery
• Cancer Treatment Center
• Diabetes Education
• Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
• Emergency Center
• Hospitalist Program
• Home Health
• Mental Health
• Pain Management Center
• P.A.R.C. (Physical assessment and Rehabilitation Center)
• Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
• Physical Rehabilitation
• Sleep Study Center
• Volunteer Services
• Women’s Health & Maternity Services
Our Medical Staff
Medical Center’s medical staff is comprised of more than 130 active physicians. Their areas of specialization include: allergy, anesthesiology, cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, critical care, emergency medicine, neurology, obstetrics, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, pain management, pathology, pediatrics, plastic and reconstructive surgery, podiatry, psychiatry, pulmonology, radiation oncology, radiology, rheumatology, sleep medicine and urology.
a town of 18,000 residents, with 40,000 residents in Butler County. While the city has a population of 18,000, the hospital provides care for patients in a 90-mile radius around the city, thereby serving a population of approximately 180,000. Located among the foothills of the Ozarks, Poplar Bluff is surrounded by a national forest, peaceful lake and fertile farmland. located between St. Louis, Missouri and Memphis, Tennessee, serves as a regional hub for healthcare, education, business and light industry. offers a family friendly community with abundant recreation and educational opportunities. The area offers two private high schools and two private primary / middle schools to complement the public education system. In February 2007 it was announced on Good Morning America town was one of the top 100 cities in which to raise your children, largely due to the excellent public school systems.
For more information please contact James Clements at [email protected] or call 716-689-6000.