Perinatologist at Fort Sanders Perinatal Center

  • Covenant Health
  • Knoxville, TN, USA
  • Aug 21, 2019
Full time Maternal Fetal Medicine

Job Description

Covenant Health and Fort Sanders Perinatal Center are looking to add a Perinatologist to their very busy consultative practice. 

The ideal candidate will be strong in ultrasound procedures, and will help develop the satellite office.

We employ 5 Nurse Practitioners, 3 Genetic Counselors, 2 RN Diabetes Educators, 2 RDA Diabetic Educators, and 14 Sonographers. We see approximately 100 patients per day through our main office. We currently operate 3 satellite offices at other Covenant Hospitals providing ultrasounds and consults for the staff OB/GYN’s.

About this Opportunity

  • Employment
  • Hours: 8-5
  • Call is negotiable
  • BC/BE

We are employed by Covenant Health and have been from the beginning of the practice. We work with East Tennessee Children’s Hospital which is across the street from Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. ETCH recently opened a brand new NICU with 44 private rooms.

Benefits Include:
  1. Employee Health Care Insurance
  2. Vision and dental are options
  3. 200 hrs of paid CTO/year
  4. 40 hrs CME and $5000/yr stipend for CME/year
  5. 401k with 6% match up to the maximum allowed by law
  6. Supplemental life insurance $750k
  7. Paid Malpractice insurance
  8. Paid License, dues, subscriptions
  9. Assistance with moving expenses

About Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

This position is located at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, the region’s only referral center for strokeneurosurgeryorthopedicsoncologycardiologyneurologysurgery, and obstetrics.  With a team of 650 physicians in 45 specialties and more than 1,000 nurses, technologists, therapists, pharmacists, and dietitians, we use a multidisciplinary approach to provide comprehensive, individualized patient care.  As a Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center, Fort Sanders offers state-of-the art care that maximizes recovery from stroke.  We are the region’s leader in technology in areas such as bariatric surgery, robotic surgery and minimally invasive spine surgery. Our door-to-balloon times for heart attack patients are below the national average, and our hip fracture center offers advanced diagnosis, surgery and recovery procedures for hip patients. We are also home to the Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center, which is nationally recognized for both inpatient and outpatient treatment of stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, and orthopedics. 

About Covenant Health

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is a member of Covenant Health, the region’s top performing healthcare network with nine acute-care hospitals, outpatient and specialty services, and Covenant Medical Group, our area’s fastest-growing physician practice division. Headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system and the area’s largest employer. Our more than 10,000 employees, volunteers, and 1,500 affiliated physicians are dedicated to improving the quality of life for the more than one million patients and families we serve every year. Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.

About Knoxville, TN

Located on the Tennessee River with the Great Smoky Mountains as a backdrop, Knoxville is an incredible combination of big city excitement and small town southern charm. Home to the University of Tennessee and a vibrant downtown area with revitalized neighborhoods, Knoxville is a regional hub for nightlife and entertainment, especially in its Old City. Knoxville is also an excellent choice for families, with outstanding public schools and private K-12 schools. Our cost of living is 15% below the national average and Tennessee does not have a state income tax. Learn more about Knoxville, Tennessee and why you should call it your next home.

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