Bluegrass Peds & Internal Medicine is recruiting an additional BC/BE Med-Peds to join their busy practice of 3 physicians and 1 extender that has been serving the community for 10 years. Due to high patient volumes, the wait time for a new patient is 3-4 weeks and the new provider will be a welcome addition to the group. The incoming provider will see all ages in the clinic 4 days a week with 1 day of office work. Call coverage is 1:4 for peds and newborns only, while adults patients will be admitted by the Hospitalist group. Peds call will also be shared with the Pediatric group of 6 providers who split unassigned nursery call. This is a hospital employed position with a competitive compensation package including sign-on, relocation assistance, student loan assistance and more!
About the Hospital
Georgetown Community Hospital is a 75-bed acute care facility with an award-winning history of providing excellence in healthcare. Georgetown Community Hospital has been named a Solucient 100 Top Hospital three times in recent years, and won Best Places to Work in Kentucky five times in the past six years. The hospital continues to add new medical services and grow the number of specialist and primary care physicians. It also features a newly renovated, 6-bed ICU, a Med/Surg Unit and a 24-hour Emergency Services Department. State-of-the-art equipment includes MRI, Lithotripsy, two CT Scanners and Ultrasound. Medical services include Allergy, Anesthesiology, Cardiac Rehab/Cardiology, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology, Family Practice, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN, Occupational Therapy, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, Podiatry, Radiation Oncology, Radiology and Urology. Surgical services include: Bariatric (Weight-Loss), Colon-Rectal, ENT, Gynecological, Orthopedic and Urology. A recognized Center for Excellence, the Bariatric Center offers a minimally invasive weight loss surgery program, which was named a Top Five national program by Obesity Help magazine.
Highly noted for its historic homes and perhaps the best antique shopping in the state, Georgetown is also known as one of the states fastest growing cities. Located at the crossroads of I-75 and I-64, it is ideally located just 10 miles north of Lexington, the Horse Capital of the World. Two larger cities, Louisville and Cincinnati, provide quick access to arts, entertainment, shopping and professional sports. Georgetown was founded by the Baptist minister Elijah Craig in 1790, best known for his world-famous invention, bourbon whiskey. Today, Georgetown is proud to be the American hometown of Toyotas Camry, Venza and Avalon production facility as well as host for the Cincinnati Bengals training camp, which is held each August at Georgetown College, a four-year liberal arts school. Additionally, the University of Kentucky, Transylvania University and Midway College are all located in the surrounding area.
Georgetown is located in the heart of Kentuckys famed Bluegrass Region. This is horse country, and the areas back roads offer beautiful scenery with horse farms, cattle fields and Irish fieldstone fences. Steeped in tradition and just 10 miles down the road in nearby Lexington, Keeneland Race Course attracts people from around the world for their yearly meets in April and October. At the Kentucky Horse Park, visitors can watch a harness maker at work, enjoy the parade of breeds or take a horse-drawn carriage tour. Historic Elkhorn Creek offers world class canoeing and fishing. There are dozens of golf courses in the area, including Cherry Blossom, Canewood Golf Course and University of Kentucky golf course.