Family Medicine Physician Needed - Lima Family Medicine - Lima, OH

Family Medicine Physician Needed due to scheduled retirement - Lima, OH

Mercy Health St. Rita's in Lima, OH is seeking a BC/BE family medicine physician to join Lima Family Medicine located across the street from St. Rita's Medical Center. Lima is a city of 38,000 and the catchment area for St. Rita's is over 480,000. Enjoy small city, suburban, or rural living with a great work/life balance. Many of our providers live in Shawnee Township just southwest of Lima. We are an easy interstate drive to cities like Toledo, Dayton, Columbus, Cincinnati, Fort Wayne, Detroit, and Chicago.

Highlights:
  • Assess/evaluate, diagnose, establish plans of care
  • Treat, including referrals to other healthcare providers as necessary
  • Perform physical assessments on patients and complete patient histories as well as Virtual Visits
  • Primary care - all age groups
  • Order medications, treatments, labs, etc. as described and permitted under the Ohio State Medical Board and the Mercy Health St. Rita's credentialing boards
  • Coordinate patient care, assessments
  • Counsel and advise patients regarding concerns
  • Be available for call relating to patient conditions per the call schedule, includes holiday responsibilities as well as coverage for PTO/ATO
  • Participate in Quality Improvement initiatives as defined by Medicate, CPC+ and Mercy Health

If you would like to learn more please send your CV and contact:

Traci Cox

Mercy Health Physician Recruitment

419-296-7808 or email trcox@mercy.com

About Mercy Health

Mercy Health is the largest health system in Ohio and the state's fourth-largest employer, with more than 33,500 employees serving communities throughout Ohio and in Kentucky. Mercy Health provided care for patients more than 6.8 million times in 2016. The system includes assets of $6.8 billion and more than 500 care sites, including 23 hospitals, eight senior living communities, five hospice programs and seven home health agencies. Its clinically integrated network, Mercy Health Select, coordinates more effective and efficient care for more than 200,000 patients, saving money for taxpayers through the Medicare Shared Savings program. In keeping with its Mission to improve the health of its communities, Mercy Health provides more than $1 million per day in community benefit services. For more information, visit www.mercy.com or connect with Mercy Health on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and Twitter (@LivingMercyHlth).

About St. Rita's Hospital

Since 1918, St. Rita's Health Partners has been providing quality health care to the people of Lima and west central Ohio. More people prefer St. Rita's for medical care than any other hospital in the 10-county region we serve.

About Mercy Health

Mercy Health is the largest health system in Ohio and the state's fourth-largest employer, with more than 33,500 employees serving communities throughout Ohio and in Kentucky. Mercy Health provided care for patients more than 6.8 million times in 2016. The system includes assets of $6.8 billion and more than 500 care sites, including 23 hospitals, eight senior living communities, five hospice programs and seven home health agencies. Its clinically integrated network, Mercy Health Select, coordinates more effective and efficient care for more than 200,000 patients, saving money for taxpayers through the Medicare Shared Savings program. In keeping with its Mission to improve the health of its communities, Mercy Health provides more than $1 million per day in community benefit services. For more information, visit www.mercy.com or connect with Mercy Health on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and Twitter (@LivingMercyHlth).