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Physician-Infectious Disease - Murfreesboro, TN, USA

Job Description

Job Description


  • Specialty: Physician-Infectious Disease
  • Schedule:  Full time, Monday - Friday 
  • Call Schedule: 1:3
  • Practice Detail: Growing ID practice adding an additional ID physician
  • EMR System:  Athena (Clinic); Cerner (Hospital)
  • Facility: Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital
  • Location:  Murfreesboro, TN 
  • Visa Eligibility:  None


Paid time off (PTO)
Various health insurance options & wellness plans
Retirement benefits including employer match plans
Long-term & short-term disability
Employee assistance programs (EAP)
Parental leave & adoption assistance
Tuition reimbursement
Ways to give back to your community


*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: Travel, PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Actual compensation offer will vary based upon role, education, experience, location, and qualifications. Connect with your Talent Advisor for additional specifics.


Ascension Medical Group is looking for an Infectious Disease physician for our growing Infectious Disease practice. 



Position Highlights:

  • Community-based infectious disease practice with a wide range of cases
  • Practice includes outpatient intravenous antibiotic therapy
  • Well-established hospitalist and intensivist programs in place to support the ID team
  • Infection Control team in place with established protocols
  • Competitive salary & benefits


About Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital


  • With 407 beds, this regional referral center features a modern facility built in 2010 and a newly-renovated 16 operating room suite
  • The hospital is centrally located in the fastest growing county in the state of Tennessee on a beautiful 68-acre campus on the bustling “Medical Center Parkway” corridor with convenient access to dining and shopping areas.
  • The hospital campus is currently undergoing a $110 expansion project, which includes the addition of 36 new high acuity beds, a parking garage dedicated to hospital employees and physicians, 18 new critical care unit beds, six additional NICU bassinets, 17 new post-surgery bays.
  • The hospital is well known in the community for its women’s services and well-established heart surgery program. 
  • Saint Thomas Health and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) have an established partnership in Middle Tennessee for training medical residents in a variety of specialties including internal medicine, family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, and general surgery


About Murfreesboro

  • One of the nation’s fastest growing population centers adjacent to Nashville - Music City
  • Offers tops schools and a wide range of housing options
  • Quick access to the amenities of metropolitan living including fine dining, live music
  • Home to Middle Tennessee State University
  • Multiple nearby lakes and trails 

Ascension Saint Thomas Medical Partners

  • For nearly 20 years, Saint Thomas Medical Partners has provided primary and specialty care to the community spanning 45 counties in Middle Tennessee, and provides care to over 315,000 patients annually.
  • One of the largest healthcare providers in the state, offering rewarding careers across 50 specialties in 16 hospital campuses and more than 250 sites of care through a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities. Our physician-led clinical teams include physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and medical assistants working together to provide seamless care among more than 2,000 affiliated providers.
  • When you join Saint Thomas Medical Partners, you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.
  • Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.



Required Credential(s):
• Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. KY License also required if working in a Kentucky facility.


• Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) required.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Saint Thomas in Tennessee is one of the largest healthcare providers in the state. Offering rewarding careers across 12 hospital campuses and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities, you will find an environment that allows you to thrive and create a career path you love. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers, like you, to join us and influence care across our communities.


Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 134,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.


Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


For further information, view the  EEO Know Your Rights (English) poster or EEO Know Your Rights (Spanish) poster.


As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.


Pay Non-Discrimination Notice


Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.


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Employer: Ascension Health
Location: Murfreesboro, TN, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Infectious Disease
Salary Range: