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Join an Experienced Endocrinologist in Progressive Joplin, MO
Location: Joplin, Missouri
Internal Number: 11241_901183
Mercy Clinic is seeking a full-time Endocrinologist to join one other experienced Endocrinologist in a dynamic, innovative practice in Joplin, Missouri where you'll find the freedom to work independently while getting the support of a large network. Work alongside an expert team of care professionals who genuinely care for one another and share your passion for providing compassionate, patient-centered care.
Mercy Clinic Endocrinology:
Thriving Endocrinology practice with a focus on Metabolic health and Obesity Medicine currently consists of 1 physician and 1 APRN
Practice is accredited through MBSAQIP for Bariatric Medicine and Surgery
Reason for recruitment is growth and need in the area
Call is currently 1:3, very light inpatient load without weekend coverage
FNA is done though Intervention Radiology but open to changing structure
Opportunity to work with an APRN, if desired
System wide EPIC EHR
A large, established multi-specialty network
Opportunity to teach medical students with a stipend and opportunity to do research and contribute to didactics as an adjunct assistant professor
Collaboration with bariatric surgery team with access to Body Fat Percentage analyzer and opportunity to conduct quality improvement projects
This Position Offers:
Integrated health system with a generous competitive compensation model at 75th percentile
Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
401K and 403B retirement plan options with employer matching and 457B option
Occurrence Professional liability coverage
Up to $10,000 relocation assistance, $5,000 CME allowance and more!
H-1B Visas accepted
About Joplin Appreciate an excellent quality of life in Joplin, where 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
Population of the Greater Joplin Area is 75,000 (flourishing 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 (1 private, 3 public courses), 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!
Joplin has its own airport with United flights to Chicago and Denver. We are less than 1 hour from national airports in Springfield, MO and Bentonville, AR and 90 minutes from international airport in Tulsa.
Mercy named one of the top five large U.S. health systems for four consecutive years (2016 to 2019) by IBM Watson Health, serves millions annually. Mercy includes more than 40 acute care, managed and specialty (heart, children's, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, 900 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 45,000 co-workers and 2,400 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has clinics, outpatient services and outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. In addition, Mercy's IT division, Mercy Technology Services, and Mercy Virtual commercially serve providers and patients from coast to coast.
Mercy Clinic is a physician-led and professionally managed multi-specialty group. With over 2,500 primary care and specialty physicians, Mercy Clinic is the fourth largest integrated physician organization in the country.
Working for Mercy gives you all the advantages of a larger organization balanced by the spirit of a smaller patient-centered medical group. You’ll discover a friendly and cooperative environment where people care for one another at every level. What sets us apart is our unique approach where physicians and professional managers share leadership and make decisions together to improve upon, and deliver, world-class care.
It is a continuing goal to advance diversity and inclusion within our Mercy ministry. We cherish each person as created in the image of God and believe it is our responsibility to strive for excellence in establishing an environment of dignity for all.
ST. LOUIS – Forbes has named Mercy to its America’s Best Employers for New Grads 2022 list, ranking Mercy in the top 200 companies, including AT&T, Edward Jones and The Walt Disney Company.