Merit Health Wesley

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Practice Details:

American Physician Partners is looking for a Full-time Emergency Medicine Physician to join our growing team at Merit Health Wesley, a 211-bed facility conveniently located on a beautiful 85-acre healthcare campus in West Hattiesburg. 

Community Information:

Hattiesburg is 110 miles from the state capital of Jackson, as well as the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Home to the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg is a city with roots as deep as its oaks and a culture steeped in history. You’ll find a story of homegrown memories, vibrant and crafty experiences and a city that’s full of familiar faces and detours that surprise. Several bars offer a fun night life, beautiful golf courses, Hattiesburg Zoo, several parks for biking, hiking, canoeing, the list of activities is endless. Hattiesburg offers an affordable cost of living.

Facility Details:

  • 38,000 visits annually
  • Level IV Trauma
  • 36 hour physician coverage daily
  • 24 - 36 hour APC coverage daily
  • EM residency program (willing to teach and work with the current EM residents) 
  • 22 bed 
  • Excellent specialty back up
  • EMR: Cerner

Physician Requirements:

  • BC / BE EM residency- trained

Compensation as an Independent Contractor to include:

  • CME allowance
  • Sign on Bonus option