AL #1510P: Beautiful Area w/ Great Watersports
Local Healthcare System is seeking additional hospitalists for 2 local hospitals. Larger facility has 200 beds and is in midst of major renovations. Sister facility is 65 beds and will be renovated upon completion of current projects at bigger campus. Recent improvements and current renovations are driving increasing hospital volumes after merger of facilities into locally based, not-for-profit system.
ICU and short term vent management are required, but all other procedures are optional. Average census for both campuses is 65, and the admit range is <16 total per 24 hours for both campuses. Specialty backup is more than adequate for Hospitalists, with system’s tertiary care facility <30 minutes away if needed.
Located just off I65 in the heart of the Tennessee River Valley, our community provides a small town atmosphere in a modern, growing community. With many local amenities and a major regional mall 15 minutes east, many folks rarely leave out town. When they do, it's easy to get to multiple metro areas and attractions. Huntsville is less than 30 minutes away, Birmingham and Nashville, TN are less than 90 minutes away, Atlanta, GA is less than 4 hours away, and AL/FL Gulf Coast is 5.5 hours away.
Our community is a historic community with many types of housing and a variety of communities in close proximity to the 2 hospital campuses (which are located only 7-8 minutes apart). Most national restaurant chains and some great local options offer a dizzying array of options.
The Tennessee River forms one border of our community. The river and a lake (30 mins. away) provide watersport activities and fishing opportunities almost year-round. Hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts will love the many options, terrain and beautiful rolling hills in the surrounding area. There are multiple major industries located in and around our town, which has helped the local economy remain vibrant and varied. Visitors frequently comment on the multiple signs of growth in all directions.
- Job Type: Permanent Opportunity
- Location: Alabama
- Job Number: AL #1510P
- Salary: Base >$200K, with incentives from first RVU and quality. Hospital employment provides good benefits, including vacation.