Mercy Clinic is actively seeking an Orthopedic Surgeon to join our established team of 9 orthopedic surgeons with 2 state-of-the-art, campuses that are located only 10 minutes apart: Mercy Hospital Joplin and Mercy Specialty Hospital Southeast Kansas, Galena.

Mercy's Orthopedic groups are a part of Mercy Clinic, a physician-led and professionally-managed multi-specialty group. With over 2,500 primary care and specialty physicians, Mercy Clinic is ranked one of the largest integrated physician organizations in the country.

This Opportunity Includes:

  • Level II Trauma Center in Joplin with approximately 40,000 adult emergency visits 
  • Dedicated Trauma OR block time, Monday-Friday 
  • 5 nights of call/month during one-year guarantee then call rotation of 1:10 
  • Experienced Ortho Trauma PA to work alongside you 
  • PA takes call 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, as well as follow-up clinic 
  • First Class OR with state-of-the-art equipment, HydroWorx therapy pools in the rehabilitation center, surgery center at the Galena campus. 
  • Support from an excellent group of Intensivists and Hospitalists 
  • System-wide Epic EMR 


Compensation & Benefits:

  • Strong, integrated health system with a competitive income guarantee
  • Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision and CME
  • Physician Wellness Programs
  • Up to $10,000 Relocation assistance


We’re a little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
Mercy, a four-time IBM Watson Health top five large U.S. health system in 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016, is a faith-based organization and serves millions annually. Located in seven states, Mercy is comprised of 40 hospitals and more than 2,500 Mercy Clinic physicians.

Mercy hospitals and clinics are surrounded by excellent neighborhoods with public and private schools, five-star restaurants, music venues, professional sports, shopping, parks, hiking & biking trails, an international airport, and more!

What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

Sara McCleary – Director Physician Recruitment
417-556-8963 | sara.mccleary@mercy.net


Posted: 10/7/2021

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