Pediatrician to join regional leader of primary care in a charming historic community

Pediatrician to join the regional leader in primary care in a charming historic community

Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital is currently seeking a BE/BC Pediatrician to join the regional leader in primary care in a charming historic community. Paducah, Kentucky is an ideal combination of southern charm and big city conveniences. Paducah is the perfect place to build a career, raise a family and lead a fulfilling, active life. This candidate will enjoy an existing patient panel in a busy practice. The candidate will see 25-30 patients a day. Only covering one hospital. Call is 1:3. EMR is Epic.

Mercy Health Physicians-KY is the largest multi-specialty group in Western Kentucky with close to 150 provides and nearly 50 primary care providers.

We offer a competitive Compensation Package Including:

2 Year Income Guarantee with Excellent Income Potential
Enhanced Benefit Package
Significant student loan forgiveness program
Stipend Program
Paid CME and relocation assistance
Sign on bonus
Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Medical Malpractice Insurance
Tail Coverage

About Lourdes Hospital

Lourdes serves as a regional referral center for a wide geographic region, including more than a dozen counties in western Kentucky, southern Illinois, southeast Missouri, and northwest Tennessee. Lourdes offers an extensive array of medical specialties and technologies typically found in much larger urban settings.

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 or connect with Mercy Health on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and Twitter (@LivingMercyHlth).