Orthopedic Hospitalist / Medical Director

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/26/17
Ozark, MO
Patient Care
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/26/17

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Mercy is the fifth largest Catholic health care system in the U.S. and serves more than 3 million people annually. Mercy includes 33 acute care hospitals, four heart hospitals, two children's hospitals, two rehab hospitals and one orthopedic hospital, nearly 700 clinic and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,100 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.


Mercy Hospital Springfield

We’re continuing a tradition of healing more than 120 years old. Mercy Hospital Springfield is known for its unique combination of leading-edge health care provided by a compassionate team. Our common goal is to provide you with high-quality care and an experience that is easier and more personal. You can count on us to focus on innovation, safety, and patient satisfaction.

Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1891, our 886-bed Springfield hospital serves people throughout southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas.


Springfield, Missouri (Community video)

. A sophisticated medical community located three hours south and southwest of Kansas City and St. Louis, respectively

. Named one of the 20 "Best Places to Live and Work in the U.S." by Employment Review

. Consistently rated one of the top quality of life communities in the nation by Money Magazine

. Features a large state university, performing arts center, top quality schools and a low cost of living

. An abundance of outdoor recreational activities: hiking, camping and hunting

. Six area lakes and natural streams provide for water sports and excellent fishing


Partner with 20 orthopedic surgeons


Pre-admission testing for all in-patient ortho, all spines, and all podiatiary before surgery.  You and your established nurse practitioner would see approximately 18 patients per day in clinic, five in-patients per day, and run codes.  This role would include medical directorship. 80% patient care/20% administration.


Coverage provided for nights/weekends.

Requisition ID  2017-746189

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