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  • Emergency Medicine Physician - Mercy Hospital Joplin - Joplin, Missouri

    Requisition ID
    Hidden (28933)
    Position Type
    Full Time
  • Responsibilities and Qualifications

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    Mercy Hospital Joplin is recruiting an emergency medicine physician.  When fully staffed, we have 15 full-time EM physicians plus 8 APPs. The ideal candidate is BC/BE in emergency medicine. This is a hospital-employed group with no partnership track/buy-in. We offer leadership and career growth plus full benefits and a dedicated, loyal group of partners.

    Mercy Hospital Joplin

    • 240-bed hospital
    • Hospital is four years old and offers state-of-the-art technology and equipment
    • 32-Bed, level II ED and trauma center
    • 36,000+ annual ED visits
    • 24/7 neurology, trauma, stroke, ICU, and hospitalist program
    • ED ultrasound (Sonosite) and all procedures available
    • Team of 14 integrated EM physicians and 8 APPs
    • 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 2016-2019

    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
    • Flexible hours and shifts to meet your needs; 12-16 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, 24/7 APP coverage
    • 24/7 MRI, CT, Ultrasound, STEMI and stroke team, ED psychiatry, and trauma surgery service
    • 1:1 physician to scribe ratio
    • 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 by Kiplinger
    • A sophisticated medical community located 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

    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 is comprised of 40 hospitals and more than 2,500 Mercy Clinic physicians. We have hospitals in Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Oklahoma, as well as underserved clinics in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.


    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 by SK&A, in the company of Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic. 


    Become a part of our legacy and help us build a healthier future.


    For more information, contact:

    Todd Vandewalker, MHA | Senior Physician Recruiter

    417-820-3606 | fax: 417-820-7495 |

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


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