Location: Manchester, KY Specialty: Surgery, General
AdventHealth Manchester is looking for a dynamic and energetic Per Diem General Surgeon physician (MD or DO) 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
At least 3-5 years of experience
Comfortable with patients of all ages
Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include early morning and/or evening hours
Interest in the opportunity to advance into leadership and governance roles
Interest in activities and opportunities for strategy development for general surgery
At AdventHealth Manchester, we believe itâ™s about more than mending whatâ™s broken and healing what hurts; itâ™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.
AdventHealth Manchester is part of the AdventHealth health system, who 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.
Our facility 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, womenâ™s health, cardiology, orthopedics, general surgery, urology and behavioral health.
The population of Manchester is approximately 1,300 with nearly 20,000 people living in Clay County. Manchester is affectionately known as the âœCity of Hope.â 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
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.