General Surgery Job in Kirksville, Missouri

Upstate Missouri-General Surgery-We are growing-Great Place to Practice-Low Cost of Living!

Northeast Regional Medical Center

Physician - General Surgery

Job Description

Northeast Regional Medical Center is located in Kirksville, Missouri, a 93-bed facility with over 75 physicians on staff.

The hospital serves as the teaching hospital associated with the founding school of Osteopathic Medicine. We are actively recruiting an additional General Surgeon.


  • Inpatient/Outpatient
  • Hospital employed
  • Opportunity for teaching - NERMC has 5 residency programs-Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Dermatology, and Osteopathic Neuromusculoskeletal residency
  • NERMC is a Level III trauma center, Level III STEMI center, Level III stroke center, and ACC Certified Chest Pain Center.

A competitive and comprehensive recruitment package is being offered, including, but not limited to:

  • Rewarding Salary with Bonus Package-this is not specific because it varies, depending upon if you are a new graduate, or you have been in practice for a few years.
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Medical Education Debt Assistance-if you do not need this, lets talk about what you do need!
  • Many additional extensive benefits offered

About Kirksville:

  • Education System- Truman State University, A.T. Still University, Kirksville High School is a moderate-sized high school, Class 3A, according to the Missouri High School Athletics Association. The Kirksville public school system is above average in the State of Missouri. 
  • Community Information- West Winery at Jackson Stables, Jacobs Vineyard & Winery, Kirksville Arts Association, Museum of Osteopathic Medicine, Del and Norma Robinson Planetarium, Adair County Historical Society. Only 2 hours from Des Moines, Iowa, and 2.5 hours from Kansas City.
  • Recreational Information: Thousand Hills State Park- a 573 Acre lake great for fishing, swimming, and boating; Sugar Creek Conservation Area, Kirksville Aquatic Center, Kirksville Escape Room, Movie Theatre, Kiwanis Inclusive Playground.
  • Shopping: Old Navy, Marshalls, Specialty Boutiques, Shoe Sensation, Maurice’s, Hibbett Sporting Goods, Hobby Lobby, Dollar General, Home Depot, Dollar Tree, Hy-Vee, Ashley Furniture, Aldi, PetSmart, and Menards-to name a few.
  • Restaurants: Starbucks, Colton’s Steakhouse, local restaurants serving gyros, Mexican cuisine, Japanese cuisine, Chinese cuisine, American cuisine, Italian cuisine, pizza, barbeque, known fast food options, and many more. 
  • Housing and additional information: Living in Kirksville offers residents a sparse suburban feel, and there are several rental properties and outstanding home ownership. 

Kirksville is a friendly community and is proud to be known for the three major educational institutions and is also known as the birthplace of Osteopathic Medicine. 

Michele Gutermuth, CPRP | Senior Recruiter

Medical Staff Development | Tel:615-465-7441

Community Health Systems| 314-818-5168 Call/Text


Other Details

Job ID: 8c834775-e284-459b-97e0-2adb72fc9e05

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: Yes

Parent Company

Hiring Organization

Northeast Regional Medical Center
315 South Osteopathy
Kirksville, Missouri 65270

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