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Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in Lexington, KY at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 2/12/2021

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Further your clinical career path as a part-time adult geriatric or acute care nurse practitioner or physician assistant with TeamHealth's Hospitalist team at UK Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. UK Good Samaritan Hospital has a closed ICU, two APCs and one night physician, as well as full subspecialty and emergency medicine support. No procedures are required.

The program provides a great work-life balance so you can enjoy the many outdoor recreational activities the area has to offer. Acute care or Adult gerontology certifications are required.

Join a community of thousands of hospital medicine professionals to share and shape best practices. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our hospital medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients.

In today’s hospital medicine environment, you’re asked to deliver patient care with a high level of confidence. That’s why TeamHealth puts you in the best position, with the education, training, risk management resources, and support to anticipate patient needs and act on them. We are the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services offering the ability to grow professionally.



Position Highlights:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid malpractice and tail
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
State-of-the-art medical care
UK Good Samaritan Hospital is an acute-care facility with 180 licensed beds. Founded in 1888, the hospital has a long tradition of providing exceptional patient care in a community-hospital atmosphere. Its acquisition in July 2007 by UK HealthCare added the resources of a major health care system.

With more than 600 clinical and ancillary staff and a medical staff of more than 600 physicians, UK Good Samaritan is able to offer a broad range of health care services to meet the needs of the residents of central and eastern Kentucky. All patient rooms in the hospital are single-occupancy, ensuring each patient privacy and individual attention.

UK Good Samaritan Hospital is home to the second-largest orthopaedic and joint replacement program in Kentucky. A state-of-the-art diagnostic center provides walk-in appointments for MRI and X-ray. A 50,000-square-foot medical office building is conveniently connected to the hospital by a pedway and is home to specialty physicians including orthopaedics, internal medicine and plastic surgery.

This acute-care facility provides the expertise and award-winning care that Kentucky residents expect from the world-class clinicians at UK Healthcare. In 2018, 133 UK Healthcare physicians, including a number from Good Samaritan, appear on the Best Doctors in America List, an honor achieved by only 4% of physicians.

 



A large city in thoroughbred horse country
In the heart of Kentucky's thoroughbred horse country, Lexington offers a moderate year-round climate with four well-defined seasons. Watch sporting events and theater at the University of Kentucky, or visit the many horse farms, world-class golf courses, and cultural events the city has to offer. Lexington is close to many important Kentucky historical sites, the state capital of Frankfort, and Louisville, one of the state's largest cities and home of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby.