We Are Hiring
Physician - STR Hospitalists - Full-Time,Day - St Thomas
Rutherford Hospital - Murfreesboro,TN
Why Join Ascension?
In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine
hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated
joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation
facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000
associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide
variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs
and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the
changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by
innovations in technology.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In
FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons
living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have
the opportunity to
Provides medical services to patients in an assigned area.
Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical
diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning
with case management.
Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of
efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided
Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as
admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who
require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on
needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.
Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and
research) as requested.
Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company
requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.
Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for
specialty, which may include on call schedules.
What You Will Need
Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Tennessee Board
of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job
transfer date. KY License also required if working in a
Education: Diploma Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of
Osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of
Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or Doctor of
Podiatric Medicine (DPM) required
Work Experience: None required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable
federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or
employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color,
religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or
No question or item on this application for employment is
intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.
Information obtained through this application will be used solely
to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This
application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only
to individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic
Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link
below for more information.
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Job ID: 402694
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Murfreesboro, TN