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Endocrinologist Needed for Conway, Arkansas - Conway, AR, USA

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Endocrinologist Needed in Conway, Arkansas

                                                 Endocrinologist Needed

                                                      Conway, Arkansas

 

Baptist Health Medical Center in Conway, Arkansas (BHMC-C), in conjunction with Arkansas Health Group (AHG) is seeking a BE/BC Endocrinologist to join the medical team. Currently there is one endocrinologist practicing in Conway, which has two hospitals in the community. The patient draw area covers a five county area that comprises almost 200,000 patients. Consequently, this area is underserved in this specialty.

 

Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system in Arkansas with 11 hospitals over 150 owned or managed clinics. Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway is a 111-bed facility that opened in 2016 as a state-of-the art facility.

 

AHG is the employed physician group for Baptist Health. Currently there are over 500 providers in this group. This opportunity provides a base salary with a competitive benefits package. There is also an opportunity to earn incentive compensation based upon production, patient satisfaction, quality and medical staff involvement. 

 

Conway, known as the City of Colleges, is home to three colleges. With a population of around 70,000, it is one of the fastest growing communities in the state, yet still retains its small town charm and community spirit. The city boasts eleven parks, two lakes, art galleries, and a community theater. The downtown area offers many shopping and dining choices.

 

 

Job Specific Requirements and Responsibilities

 

Viable candidates must be an M.D. or D.O. and have completed an Internal Medicine residency and an Endocrinology fellowship. Must understand, treat, and manage chronic diseases; provide ongoing outpatient and inpatient care (as needed); and professional, teaching, research, and/or administrative functions.

 

General Requirements

 

All physician positions are for Board Certified or Board Eligible MDs or DOs. All physicians must be able to obtain Arkansas licensure before they begin practicing. All physician applicants must complete a Pre-application form, provide copies of their DEA number, copies of state medical licenses (except for residents) and provide professional references that will allow us to do a background check before they are brought in for an interview.

 

Interested candidates please call or submit your CV via email to further discuss this opportunity.

 

Phillip Wallace

Baptist Health

phillip.wallace@baptist-health.org

501-202-4377

About Baptist Health Medical Center

Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway has served patients of Faulkner County and surrounding areas since it opened in September 2016. The nationally recognized, faith-based hospital features 120 licensed beds and eight operating rooms. Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway is easily accessible off Interstate 40 at Exit 129-B (Northbound) and Exit 129 (Southbound).

The Women's Center is a 50,000 square-foot, state of the art facility that offers advanced, innovative services to patients. Some of these services include a Level II specialty care nursery, Jacuzzi tubs for use during labor, and SMART beds that make for a comfortable stay for new moms.

The hospital’s  Emergency Department  is a Level III trauma center, which means it has demonstrated the ability to provide advanced trauma life support (ATLS) prior to the transfer of patients to a higher-level trauma center.

Also located on the campus are  Baptist Health Rehabilitation Institute-Conway , a Medical Office Building and  Baptist Health Surgical and Specialty Clinic-Conway , allowing patients and providers convenient access to additional health care services.

Awards & Recognition

  • Recipient of the American Heart Association’s Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Award
  • Named by Leapfrog as one of the best hospitals in the U.S. for maternity care
  • Designated as an Arkansas Stroke Ready Hospital (ArSRH) by the Arkansas Department of Health

 

About Baptist Health

For over 100 years, BAPTIST HEALTH has been delivering quality healthcare to the citizens of Arkansas. BAPTIST HEALTH is the state's most comprehensive healthcare system. With more than 200 facilities - including major medical centers, family clinics, therapy and wellness centers - BAPTIST HEALTH is committed to delivering all our best in healthcare to the people of Arkansas.

 

Our Community

Conway, known as the City of Colleges , is home to three colleges and has a population of almost 70,000. Forbes ranked the metro area as No. 10 in the country for young professionals, comparing employment and pay, housing affordability, lifestyle, and cost of living. Although Conway is one of the fastest growing cities in the state (No. 1 in 2022) it still retains its' small town charm and community spirit. The city has excellent schools for young children-both public and private, and boasts eleven parks, two lakes, art galleries, and a community theater.

 

 

Contact Email: dana.heifner@baptist-health.org
Employer: Baptist Health
Location: Conway, AR, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Endocrinology
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