Mercy Hospital — Springfield, Missouri Orthopedic Traumatologist Opportunity

877-Bed Level 1 Tertiary Trauma Center with 90,000+ Annual ED Visits
48-bed Freestanding, Beautiful Orthopedic Hospital
21 Partner Hospital-Employed Orthopedic Group with Two Trauma Specialists Currently
A Truven Top 5 Health System in the United States
High Proven Income Potential
Commencement Bonus and/or Fellowship Stipend

Mercy Hospital Springfield is recruiting an Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon to join our large hospital-employed group of 21 orthopedic surgeons in Springfield, MO. You would be joining a group of two traumatologist who have been extremely successful and practice exclusively at Mercy Hospital - Springfield. Everyone is performing at a high productivity and there is immediate and ample business available.

The group practices at Mercy Hospital - Springfield, an 877-bed tertiary referral center for Southwest Missouri. It is a state verified (both MO and AR) Level I Trauma Center with 30 OR’s, 24/7 Anesthesia and dedicated orthopedic trauma rooms 24/7/365.  You’ll also experience an innovative and progressive practice environment at our 48-bed dedicated, freestanding Orthopedic Hospital for clinic and follow-ups! Three busy APP round out the orthopedic trauma service. A full range of medical services and specialty support are provided by over 700 physicians on staff.

Mercy includes 45 acute care and specialty hospitals, more than 2,500 physicians across 700 practices and outpatient facilities, and 44,000+ co-workers in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. We are recognized as one of the nation’s top health systems and serve millions annually.

Mercy offers:

  • A highly competitive compensation with salary, production, quality, and recruitment incentives including commencement bonus and/or fellowship stipend
  • You will be a welcome and valued member of the group day one with no partnership track or buy-in
  • Block schedule; day trauma call (7A-5P)
  • Experienced trauma partners and mentors; no turnover within the group
  • Beautiful, 4 year old, freestanding orthopedic hospital for clinic
  • Epic EHR across the entire Mercy ministry
  • Rated in the top 5% nationally for overall clinical excellence by Healthgrades
  • Forbes “America’s Best Employers” two years in a row
  • Comprehensive benefits package for the entire family
  • Occurrence-based liability insurance

Springfield, Missouri

  • Regional hub of Southwest Missouri and the third largest city in the state
  • Recently named in the top 10 cities for lowest cost of living in the US by Kiplinger
  • A sophisticated medical community located three hours south of Kansas City and St. Louis and only 30 minutes from Branson
  • Named one of the 20 “Best Places to Live and Work in the U.S. by Employment Review
  • Features a large state university, performing arts center, top quality schools, and a variety of cultural and shopping options
  • An abundance of outdoor recreational activities: hiking, camping, rock climbing, and hunting
  • Six area lakes and natural streams provide for water sports and excellent fishing

Todd Vandewalker, MHA, FASPR
Physician Talent Selection

Posted 9/5/18