General Surgeon with sub-specialty at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    11/13/2020
  • Job ID:
    JID_2690287_11718
  • Job Family
    Surgery

Job Description

Location: Manchester, KY      Specialty: Surgery, General


AdventHealth Medical Group – General Surgery is looking for a dynamic and energetic General Surgeon physician (MD or DO) to establish a sub-specialty practice in beautiful Clay County, Kentucky (about 90 minutes southeast of Lexington).


The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Active KY medical license (or ability to secure active, unrestricted licensure)
  • Board Certification in General Surgery with ability to place surgical emphasis on breast or other sub-specialty service
  • At least 3-5 years of experience
  • Willing to develop a breast or sub-specialty program
  • Comfortable with patients of all ages
  • Proficiency with minor office-based procedures
  • Willing to take limited call hours
  • Experience with supervising Advanced Practice Providers (APRN & PA-C)
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include early morning and/or evening hours
  • Willingness to analyze practice finances
  • Interest in the opportunity to advance into leadership and governance roles
  • Interest in activities and opportunities for strategy development for general surgery
  • Active interest in network development and connecting our network and strategy through primary care locations


At AdventHealth Medical Group, we believe it’s about more than mending what’s broken and healing what hurts; it’s about compassionate, lifelong, whole-person care. Start changing lives today by joining a healthcare system where we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion.


Practice Description

This opportunity will provide a salary guarantee with productivity, quality and patient satisfaction-based incentives. Other benefits include occurrence-based malpractice coverage, paid leave days, CME days and allowance, 403b retirement plan, health insurance for physician and family, and relocation allowance. This practice is part of AdventHealth Medical Group. AHMG, a sister organization of AdventHealth, employs over 700 physicians in 60+ specialties across 9 states across the United States. This aligned model and practice management experience provides the opportunity for the physicians to focus on the clinical aspects of medicine.

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Manchester is a not-for-profit 49-bed hospital located in Southeast Kentucky serving the communities in Clay, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, and Owsley Counties. As a hospital, our vision is to be the first choice in healthcare in our community. Our award-winning services include inpatient, respiratory, sleep lab, home health, lab, imaging, surgery, weekend express care, pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine, women’s health, cardiology, orthopedics, general surgery, urology and behavioral health.

Community Description

The population of Manchester is approximately 1,300 with nearly 20,000 people living in Clay County. Manchester is affectionately known as the “City of Hope.” The weather climate is moderate with light snowfall in the winter with an average of 45 inches of rain per year. Clay County is known for its central location to many hiking trails, state parks, lakes and rivers. Clay County is within reasonable driving distance larger cities such as Lexington, Louisville, Cincinnati, Knoxville, Asheville and Nashville.  


Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Manchester

  • Small town with a family-like workplace
  • Centrally located to outdoor recreation activities
  • Faith based Organization
  • Focus on giving back to the communities we serve
  • Career Advancement

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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