Catholic Health Initiatives General Surgery in London, Kentucky

The KentuckyOne Health Medical Group is recruiting a general surgeon for the London practice. Board eligible or board certified.

Opportunity Details:

  • Open ICU

  • Hospitalist Support

  • Competitive Salary

  • Full Time Benefits

  • Full Time position

  • Faith Based Organization

  • Ten days call per month

  • 33 Paid days off

  • Continuing Medical Education

  • 401K Matching

  • Relocation assistance

  • Malpractice Insurance

  • Production Model

Education:

  • Successful completion ACGME or AOA post graduate training program in general surgery. Board eligible or board certified.

License/Certification:

  • Kentucky License

  • DEA

    London/Laurel County Community

Located in the foothills of Appalachia, but conveniently accessible right off of I-75 in close proximity to Lexington and Knoxville, London, Kentucky is considered the "Vacation Crossroads". Whether you're an avid cyclist or a nature enthusiast, London has much to offer from being known as the "Cycling Capital of Kentucky" to its beautiful lakes and forests. Also, boasting a low cost of living, a sound base for industrial and retail business as well as an exemplary school system, London offers much opportunity to visitors and new residents alike.

Laurel County Public Schools are a "Distinguished" District Laurel County Schools have something to talk about and that is the success of their students. Laurel County School District is the 15th highest scoring district in the 2016 Kentucky Unbridled Learning Assessment & Accountability System report.

The district reflects a collection of twelve “Distinguished” schools and 2 “Proficient” schools. Among those high ranking classifications, the assessment results also show 2 “High Performing” schools and (5) “Schools of Distinction.” Laurel County has entered new territory with (12) “Distinguished Schools,” which is the highest number ever for the district. The success of Laurel County students has placed the district as being numbered among the top 10% of districts in the entire Commonwealth.

Saint Joseph London opened a new $152 million, 340,000-square-foot regional facility which features the latest technology in 2010. The facility design incorporated the patient centered design, which includes 150 private patient rooms that enhances patient and family privacy.

Saint Joseph-London is a member of KentuckyOne Health and Catholic Health Initiatives based in Denver, Colorado. Catholic Health Initiatives is a healthcare system comprised of over seventy hospitals located in 19 states. The hospital is also a member of the Saint Joseph Healthcare System based in Lexington, KY comprised of seven hospitals all located in Kentucky.

Services include cardiovascular care, orthopedics, outpatient pediatrics, endocrinology, obstetrics/gynecology, and neurology. The hospital's primary service area covers Laurel, Jackson, Clay and Whitley counties.

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. One of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 100 hospitals, including two academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care.

In fiscal year 2018, CHI provided more than $1.14 billion in financial assistance and community benefit for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled approximately $2.1 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15 billion in fiscal year 2018, has total assets of approximately $20.5 billion. Learn more at www.catholichealthinitiatives.org

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.