Opportunity for a BC/BE orthopaedic surgeon in community practice in northeast Arkansas. Looking for general orthopaedic surgeon and/or a fellowship trained hand, spine, foot and ankle, or joint replacement surgeon to join a busy sports, joints, and general orthopaedic practice made up of four orthopaedist. New office in a state of the art health and wellness institute with EMR and Digital xray. On call coverage for one hospital and access to new surgery center that is in partnership with hospital. Looking to add secondary due to increasing volumes. Competitive salary and benefits.
St. Bernards Medical Center
St. Bernards is a 438-bed Hospital located in the heart of Jonesboro. We serve as a regional referral center for 23 counties in Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri and over 650,000 people. Our mission is to provide Christ-like healing to the community through education, treatment and health services. For the past 5 years, St. Bernards Medical Center was named one of "Arkansas Best Places to Work" by Arkansas Business.
St. Bernards is proud to be the most technologically advanced health care facility in our region. Our technology rivals hospitals in Memphis, TN, Dallas, TX and Little Rock, AR. Our dedication to technology is reinforced as we continually strive to meet the health care needs of our community. St. Bernards offers the latest 256 slice CT, MRI, and PET imaging as well as CV Surgery, Neurosurgery, Neonatology, a radiation cancer treatment center, PDA technology, new Da Vince Surgical System, etc.. A St. Bernards Outpatient Surgery Center opened in 2004, an Outpatient Imaging Center opened July 2005, and in 2010 we opened our $5.5 million, 20 bed, free-standing hospice house. In October of 2011 we opened the doors to our new St. Bernards Health & Wellness Institute. This is a one-of-a-kind facility that integrates medically based fitness, treatment and prevention services, offering a variety of wellness resources in a single place. It provides convenient access to outpatient services, wellness programs, medically based fitness opportunities and more. The 54,000-square-foot structure will house a state-of-the-art fitness center with memberships available for the general public. We are also in the midst of construction of our $140 million dollar new tower...with all new surgical suites and ICUs ...it is sure to WOW! Completion for this project is on schedule for the Summer of 2019.
Jonesboro is a wonderful place to raise a family. It serves as the commercial, social and cultural center of Northeast Arkansas with a population just over 75,000. Jonesboro offers the conveniences of a big city within a setting of acres of state parks, golf courses and inviting forests and lakes. Jonesboro is a family oriented community with six different public school systems (one of which has been rated # one in the state for five years in a row) and four private schools. The community is also home to Arkansas State University with more than 14,000 students from around the world.