Catholic Health Initiatives Internist opportunity with well-establsied busy group in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Internal Medicine physician practice group of 6
Partner transitioning to Hospitalist position only
Full practice and have patients from the start
Board Certified (or within one year of employment)
Adult based practice based on campus
Competitive base salary with wRVU tiered schedule
Full Benefits, CME, Professional Dues, Malpractice, Retirement and Relocation
NO State Income TaxesCHI Memorial employed multi-specialty group
Largest medical group in Chattanooga
183 providers – 126 physicians
22 Primary Care locations and 10 Specialty practices
2 Memorial Convenient Care locations – Primary Care/Urgent Care
Physician specialties are: Primary Care (Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Geriatrics), Infectious Medicine, Integrative Medicine, Breast Surgery, General Surgery, GYN, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Interventional Pulmonology, Critical Care and Urology
Hospital Base Medicine – Hospitalists, Neuro & Psych Hospitalists, Intensivists, and Palliative Care
CHI Memorial does not deliver babies
ED typically does not see Peds or Trauma
Adult based patient population
Chattanooga's ONLY 4 STAR Hospital. CHI Memorial tops CMS rating list in the region.
CHI Memorial is ranked the 4th BEST HOSPITAL in Tennessee by U.S. News. Tennessee has about 150 hospitals, with Vanderbilt Medical Center being ranked first.
CHI Memorial is recognized as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, the health care industry's leading source of information on hospital quality. Recently named as "100 Great Community Hospitals" by Becker's Hospital Review.
A U.S. government survey, by Medicare.gov, intended to help consumers purchase the best health care insurance ranks CHI Memorial Healthcare System as tops in the Chattanooga area for patient satisfaction. To see the story:Times Free Press _ CHI Memorial
Our Center of Excellence core service lines include Oncology, Cardiac, and Orthopedics. With the completion of our 320 million dollar renovation, there is a 50 bed, State of the Art, ICU; State of the Art Cardiac Short Stay and CCU; CHI Memorial is a not-for-profit, faith-based 405-bed healthcare organization with 2 campuses.
Memorial is a regional referral center of choice having over 700 Physicians on staff and over 4,000 associates, and 550 very active volunteers providing healthcare throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia.
#1 OUTSIDE CITY by Outside Magazine!
Chattanooga, Tennessee, a progressive city and noted as "The Scenic City"; it is nestled in the heart of the mountains where the states of Georgia, North Carolina and Tennessee meet.
Two hours to Atlanta and Nashville.
"America's Top-Rated Cities" and "Top 10 City" in which to live and play by; "Top 10 Southern Mid-Markets with Highly Diversified Economies and as one of the "Smartest Cities in the World" in which to live. This vibrant city blends "Big City" amenities with an ease of a smaller city offering: a family friendly and safe atmosphere in which to live, easily commutable, moderate cost of living, $120 million revitalized riverfront, very active Arts Council, Museums and an extensive green way system.
Outdoor activities are abundant ranging from hang-gliding off Lookout Mountain, to floating down the Sequatchie River, to biking and horseback riding through the scenic countryside. If you are a water sport enthusiast, you will want to visit nearby Nickajack and Chickamauga Lakes or kayak/raft down the Great Ocoee River (host to the Summer Olympics). Chattanooga also has numerous challenging golf courses (Chattanooga plays host to the PGA Event - Provident Classic).The public school system in the area is very good and offers excellent local private schools providing unsurpassed educational opportunities from Signal Mountain to Lookout Mountain.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offers a wide range of majors in undergraduate, graduate courses as well as medical education – Family Medicine and Internal Medicine residency programsTennessee has no Personal Income Tax and East TN boasts a moderate climate with four distinctive seasons. City InformationNO State Income Tax, Very Low Property taxes, MSA Population: 550,922, Median Age: 39.7, Average Temp: 60.5 degrees F, Great Public Schools and Academic Excellence Private Schools!
Area AttractionsTennessee Aquarium, Creative Discovery Museum, IMAX 3D Theater, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Chattanooga Zoo, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra, 98 Parks & 23 Golf Courses, White Water Rafting, Mountain Climbing, 5 Regional Shopping Malls (Hamilton Place Mall is one of TN's largest malls) and Chattanooga Lookouts AA Baseball Team (LA Dodgers affiliate)
Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. The nation’s third-largest nonprofit health system, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 104 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2016, CHI provided more than $1.1 billion in financial assistance and community benefit – a 13% increase over the previous year -- for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled more than $2 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15.9 billion in fiscal year 2016, has total assets of approximately $22.7 billion. Learn more at www.catholichealthinitiatives.org
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.