FM practice opportunity with clinical teaching in Missouri (22920605)

Location: Missouri - Practice in the beautiful Ozarks
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 22920605
Company: Freeman Health System
Contact: Bryan Padgett    Call: 4173473579
Job Posted: 07/16/21

FM practice opportunity with clinical teaching in Missouri - 22920605

About Freeman Health System

Located in the southwest corner of the state in Joplin, Missouri, Freeman is a physician-led, locally owned, not-for-profit health system  and is well-recognized as the region's epicenter for quality healthcare. Our three-hospital system provides comprehensive healthcare and behavioral services to a service area of 450,000 residents from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. As a teaching hospital, Freeman also provides medical students and resident doctors the opportunity to study with our high-caliber physicians. We are  continually expanding and searching for talented, qualified professionals to join our organization. See yourself in Joplin, Missouri!

Choose Joplin

  • Appreciate an excellent quality of life in Joplinwhere a  crossroads of culture lies tucked away in the beautiful Ozarks of Southwest Missouri
  • As the fourth largest metropolitan area in the state, Joplin maintains the lowest cost of living and highest bang-for-your buck
  • A city of 50,000 people (which flourishes to over 200,000 during the workday),  Joplin serves as a hub of economic, health and cultural activity for multiple communities in the four-state area
  • Spend more time at home with no commute. Beautiful neighborhoods are located within an easy 5-10  minute drive  from the clinic and  hospital.
  • Balance work with an active lifestyle with activities including golf, tennis,  numerous gyms, running, and hiking the scenic chert bluffs
  • Enjoy easy access to nearby streams and lakes for fishing, kayaking and boating
  • Multiple preK-12 options exist to make sure young minds have the opportunity to thrive.  Choose from public, private and parochial schools, local colleges and a state  university.
  • Become a valued member of a  diverse, growing medical hub with  Kansas City University-Joplin's medical school and their 160+  students enrolled per year. A  future dental school will open on KCU-Joplin's campus in 2023!

Our Family Medicine Primary Care Opportunity

  • Seeking  a Board Certified or Board Eligible  Family Medicine physician to join established physician group with commitment to medical education
  • Position combines outpatient care along with teaching opportunities in an integrated learning environment
  • Practice general family medicine in an ambulatory setting, with the option to provide inpatient care
  • Serve as a preceptor for 3rd and 4th year medical students, and/or residents in ambulatory or inpatient teams
  • Teach medical students in preclinical years with Kansas City University – Joplin, if desired
  • Successful candidates should be strong clinicians possessing solid work ethic, adaptability, superior communication and interpersonal skills, with optimism about educating future clinicians
  • Join a collegial environment with exceptional physician leadership on campus
  • Collaborate with FM Residency Program Director for continuous learning
  • Excellent benefits package including CME allowance, paid relocation assistance, paid malpractice, tail coverage, and more
  • Residency stipend  available
  • Freeman is a designated National Health Service Corp site offering a loan repayment program  to physicians who qualify
  • FREE, expert advice from a specialized support team to reduce your student loans

Not-for-Profit, Locally Owned, Nationally Recognized

As the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system in the area, Freeman focuses on meeting the health and wellness needs of those we serve as well as the needs of future generations. Our caregivers,  leadership and board of directors play an active role in identifying the health needs of the region.

In 2020, Freeman earned more than 80 individual awards for medical excellence and patient safety from CareChex®, a quality rating system that helps consumers evaluate healthcare providers. Additionally, [link removed]& World Report  ranked Freeman #1 in Southwest Missouri.

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve through contemporary, innovative, quality healthcare solutions.

Make an impact. Join us  in our work creating healthier communities.

For more information, contact:

Bryan Padgett 

FREEMAN HEALTH SYSTEM