Mercy Hospital — Joplin, Missouri; Cardiovascular Surgery Opportunity
Hospital-employed, Stable Group with Long-Term Partners and High Expected Growth
Three-Year-Old Facilities with Hybrid ORs with Incredible Equipment and Technology
Group of Three CVT Surgeons and Nine Cardiologists with Non-Invasive, Interventional, and EP
Full Spectrum Cardiac, Vascular, and Thoracic Surgery Available; No Limit to Your Scope
Mercy has been recognized as top-five U.S. health system three years in a row by Truven. We are seeking a full-time cardiovascular surgeon to join our nationally recognized and award-winning group. Our team currently consists of two experienced surgeons plus three APCs who help in the ORs, clinic, and with outreach to nearby locations. Nine interventional, EP, and non-invasive cardiologists round out our heart program. Our group is established and growing with over 200 new patient referrals every month and there is ample business available. Our entire team will welcome you and are supportive of this recruitment. We anticipate a quick and rewarding ramp-up!
240-Bed hospital was built in 2015 and offers state-of-the-art facilities and equipment including hybrid OR and robotics
Focus on the area of cardiovascular surgery you enjoy most with block OR time. Our surgeons cover a comprehensive service with a strong split of cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery. This is the type of practice where you can do everything with minimal to no competition!
Great work/life balance
Join nine cardiologists and two CVT surgeons (cardiac services are growing with 200+ new patients monthly)
4 ½ day workweek
Strong outreach provided by NPs and Pas means a large catchment area for your patients
Rated in the top 5% nationally for overall clinical excellence by Healthgrades
Forbes “America’s Best Employers” two years in a row
Competitive compensation with guaranteed salary, production, quality, and recruitment incentives
Comprehensive benefits package for the entire family
Occurrence-based liability insurance
Commencement bonus plus relocation assistance
Mercy includes 45 acute care and specialty hospitals, more than 2,500 physicians across 700 practices and outpatient facilities, and 44,000+ co-workers in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. We are recognized as one of the nation’s top health systems and serve millions annually.
Joplin is located in the southwestern corner of Missouri, in an area referred to as the “Four State Area” given its close proximity to commute to Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Kansas. Joplin has a population of approximately 50,000 and a daytime population of 240,000. The population within a 40-mile radius of Joplin is 400,000, making it Missouri’s fourth largest metropolitan area. Joplin’s convenient I-44 location attracts tourists and travelers and serves as a popular destination for conferences and events. The city park system maintains nearly 1,000 acres and includes a golf course, numerous swimming pools and 15 miles of scenic walking/biking trails. Joplin combines the beauty and hospitality of country living with the convenience and commerce of city vitality.
Internal Number: MR021919
Mercy is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system which includes 45 acute
care and specialty hospitals, more than 2,500 physicians across 700 practices
and outpatient facilities, and 44,000+ co-workers in Arksansas, Kansas,
Missouri and Oklahoma. We are consistently recognized as one of the nation’s
top health systems and serve millions annualy. We are consistently recognized
as a national leader in medicine with frequent awards and recognitions.