General Surgery Job in Danville, Kentucky

General Surgeon

Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center

Physician - General Surgery

Job Description

This is an opportunity to be employed by Ephraim McDowell Health Resources (EMHR), affiliation  with Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center , a comprehensive 222-bed acute care medical center located in Danville, Kentucky- a town of approximately 28,000 people located in the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky, that is home to Centre College and is about 35 minutes from Lexington.  EMRMC is a Level 3 trauma center that sees 31,000 ED visits annually.  The hospital has over 100 physicians on staff representing 38 different specialties.  EMRMC has a robust Hospitalist group that covers inpatient coverage for those physicians who want to focus on 100% outpatient medicine. 

Currently, EMH has an opportunity for a full time general surgery physician.  The population of the primary service area for the hospital is 120,000. Also in the health system are additional primary and specialty clinics throughout a six-county service area.

The physician can expect to work a four to five day week in a in-patient/out-patient setting.

The physician can expect to build a busy practice quickly.  EMRMC administration is very supportive of this recruitment effort and the development in the specialty clinic in our service area.

The Candidate:

·         Experienced, Board Certified or Board Eligible


Compensation and Benefits :

This is a three year employed agreement with Ephraim McDowell Health Resources:

  • Year One: Guaranteed Salary based on local market conditions. 
  • Year Two and  Year Three: Base Salary plus productivity
  • There is no cap to potential income
  • Health Insurance- two options for health insurance coverage
  • Paid Time Off - 8 hours accrued per pay period
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Malpractice Insurance
  • Continuing medical education allowance of $6,000.00 annually.  In addition, 5 days of CME time are allotted without impacting paid time off.
  • 403B Retirement Savings Plan with up to 8%  match
  • Life Insurance

Other Details

Job ID: abf9b793-633a-4265-a628-81bd5a5e6600

Practice Type: Hospital Employee

Employment Type: Contract - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Hiring Organization

Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center
217 South Third Street
Danville, Kentucky 40422

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