Choose a Bright Future as an Internal Medicine Physician with Baptist Health Medical Group
If you are an internal medicine physician who would like to practice in a dynamic, growing primary care network, Baptist Health Medical Group in Richmond, Kentucky, would like to hear from you.
Baptist Health Medical Group is seeking a BC/BE Internist to join Baptist Health Medical Group Primary Care in Richmond, Kentucky. Our physician-led program is seeking an energetic and compassionate physician to join us. We are actively interviewing highly-qualified candidates to join our team as we provide excellent care to our patients.
As an employee of Baptist Health Medical Group, physicians will receive the following compensation and benefits:
Competitive Compensation package:
- Starting bonus
- Relocation/moving allowance
- Base salary plus incentive compensation
- Allowed time off
Comprehensive benefits package:
- Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
- Retirement savings plan -403(b) and 457
- Paid CME and licensure
- Medical malpractice insurance
Situated just off Interstate 75, just a short drive from Lexington, Richmond is the third–largest city in the Bluegrass region, behind Louisville and Lexington, and is the state’s sixth-largest city.
With a population of more than 27,000, the city is home to Eastern Kentucky University and is the county seat for Madison County. The county has a thriving arts community that includes the Richmond Area Arts Council, Eastern Kentucky University’s 2,000-seat Center for the Arts, and historic Berea College’s unique artisan community.
Richmond’s downtown business district hosts numerous family events, including a seasonal farmers market, Third Thursday Downtown, and an annual car show. The city’s architecture includes many Victorian-style buildings, such as the Glyndon Hotel, a Main Street landmark.
Richmond boasts several parks, including the scenic Lake Reba recreational complex, which includes Gibson Bay Municipal Golf Course and Adventure Falls Miniature Golf and Batting Cages, as well as sports fields, trails, a playground, a dog park, picnic pavilions, and fishing and boating. Designed by internationally renowned Michael Hurzdan, Gibson Bay is an 18-hole, par 72, 7,100-yard course.
Fort Boonesborough State Park features a reconstructed working fort on the banks of the Kentucky River, with resident artisans performing demonstrations, giving visitors a glimpse of what life was like for pioneers in Kentucky. The park also offers year-round camping and a junior Olympic-size swimming pool.
A physician-led medical group
Baptist Health Medical Group brings together all of Baptist Health’s employed providers into one comprehensive, multispecialty network serving residents of Kentucky, Indiana and neighboring states. Backed by the Baptist Health system of hospitals and led by experienced physicians who are distinguished in their fields, the group encompasses nearly 1,100 providers, including 650 physicians and more than 450 advanced practice clinicians. These professionals include primary care providers, as well as highly trained surgeons and specialists offering advanced treatments, technologies and care.
While many of the Medical Group’s administrative functions are centralized, Baptist Health recognizes that healthcare is delivered on a very personal level. Therefore, the governing structure includes local leadership councils and operations staff in each of the system’s three regions, Kentuckiana, East and West, to address each community’s unique needs. These councils work together to ensure that patients visiting a Baptist Health Medical Group provider can expect the same quality care at each of our practices and in each of our hospitals – care that is appropriate, timely and centered on our valued patients.
Baptist Health Richmond is a 105-bed acute care hospital that has served its community for more than 100 years. Residents surrounding counties flock to Baptist Health Richmond for their care, including those in Madison, Estill, Garrard, Rockcastle, Lee and Jackson counties. The hospital joined the Baptist Health family in 2012.
Baptist Health Richmond is currently undergoing a $20 million renovation and expansion, including:
- Tripling the capacity of the Emergency Department
- Renovating the Women’s Care area and bringing two surgical suites for C-sections into service
- Relocating Outpatient Diagnostic services to the more convenient ground floor of Medical Office Building 3.
- Updating the exterior and adding healing spaces
- Upgrading the cafeteria
- Relocating the Clinical Laboratory to the first floor
- Improving public areas including lobbies, restrooms, corridors and Gift Shop
Specialized, comprehensive services offered include:
- Cancer care
- Heart care
- Weight loss
- Women’s health
- Mother & baby care
- Emergency care
- Sleep disorders
- Occupational health
- Surgical services
- Digestive health
Baptist Health is a great place for jobs in central Kentucky, but Richmond is also a wonderful place to live. Richmond is nestled in the middle of central Kentucky on I-75. It lies just south of the Kentucky River and is nestled in the beautiful Bluegrass region of Kentucky.
People move here for many reasons—jobs, friendliness, education and moderate climate all draw people to Richmond, Ky. Local residents enjoy the pleasant pace of life and the opportunity to combine the attractions of the area and Lexington just to the north with the outdoor fun of a vacation area. Richmond enjoys four gentle seasons, each with its own charm. The beauty of living or visiting here is that you easily can spend a day on the lake or in the mountains and be back for a night on the town.
Baptist Health Richmond offers you a caring, collaborative environment where leadership listens. A good work/life balance is a priority because family is important to us. We invite you to click here to see a short video that will help describe our supportive environment.
- 801 Eastern Bypass, Richmond, KY 40475
Founded in 1892, Baptist Health Richmond, formerly known as Pattie A. Clay Regional Medical Center, is a 105-bed, acute care hospital primarily serving Madison, Estill, Garrard, Jackson and Lee counties.
The hospital offers 19 points of care across a full continuum, from inpatient care and diagnostic testing, to rehab services and home care. Services include cardiac surgery, orthopedics, spine care, a sleep disorders center, a full range of women’s services (including obstetrics), cancer care, diabetic treatment and a retail pharmacy. Baptist Health has a network of healthcare providers for patients in the Richmond area, including primary and specialty care, urgent and express care, occupational medicine and physical therapy.
The hospital has earned Pathway to Excellence designation for excellence in nursing services by the American Nursing Credentialing Center. Baptist Health Richmond’s laboratory and hospital are accredited through the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), which is authorized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to survey hospitals for compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation and Coverage.
- Baptist Health demonstrates the love of Christ by providing and coordinating care and improving health in our communities.
- Baptist Health will lead in clinical excellence, compassionate care, and growth to meet the needs of our patients.
Our Faith-Based Values:
- Baptist Health will live out its Christ-centered mission and achieve its vision guided by the following faith-based values: Integrity, Respect, Compassion, Excellence, Collaboration and Joy.
Commitment to Patient Safety:
- Baptist Health will continuously improve outcomes through system-wide efforts that drive and standardize our culture of safety and clinical excellence.