HOSPITALIST - ARKADELPHIA
Baptist Health Medical Center- Arkadelphia (BHMC-A) is recruiting a hospitalist to join an existing hospitalist program. The program provides care to general medical patients in this 25-bed critical access hospital. BHMC-A is one of eleven hospitals in the Baptist Health System which is the largest healthcare provider in the state of Arkansas.
The ideal candidate will be a Family Medicine or Med/Peds physician. The position is employed by Arkansas Health Group, a subsidiary of Baptist Health. The schedule is 7 days on, 7 days off. The shifts require a combination of on site coverage as well as after hours call. There is an average of 12-15 patient encounters per shift.
The offer is a base salary with a competitive benefits package. There is also an opportunity to earn incentive compensation based on patient satisfaction, quality, RVU’s, and medical staff committee involvement.
Arkadelphia is located 60 miles southwest of Little Rock with a population of over 10,000. Arkadelphia is home to two universities: Henderson State and Ouachita Baptist. The town’s recreation opportunities are plentiful with local spots such as a 78-acre park with picnic areas, a pavilion, outdoor basketball courts, softball fields, the Arkadelphia Aquatic Park, and the Recreation Center. Nearby area recreation also includes DeGray Lake and the Ouachita National Forest.