Providence Healthcare Group
Owensboro, Kentucky
Aug 12, 2021
Aug 12, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

Due to patient demand in a community of 120,000 with a regional draw of 500,000 and with one of our GI s being promoted to Chief Medical Officer of our system, we are seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified candidate to join our established, employed practice consisting of three Gastroenterologists and three APRNs.

  • $600,000 guaranteed base compensation with immediate RVU bonus potential
  • $50,000 Upfront bonus
  • $50K in student loan repayment available
  • Eight weeks Paid Time Off (includes vacation & CME)
  • $6000 CME annually
  • Stipend payments available throughout training
  • Join an established, employed practice with 3 Gastroenterologists and 3 APRN's
  • 1:4 Call
  • Strong Referral Base
  • Fully integrated EMR (EPIC) in clinics and hospital
  • Excellent Specialty Backup
  • Multiple retirement plans, Physician benefit plans, & funded liability insurance
  • Family Medicine Residency program teaching opportunities available
  • On-site workout area for employees in the hospital, plus complimentary family membership to hospital-owned comprehensive community HealthPark facility


Owensboro Health is a community-focused, nonprofit healthcare system that provides innovative medical advancements and compassionate care to help improve the community. Owensboro Health serves over 500,000 people across 18 counties in western Kentucky and southern Indiana and includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital - a top-rated hospital located 123 miles north of Nashville, TN and 109 miles southwest of Louisville, KY. Owensboro Health also includes Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital, Owensboro Health Twin Lakes Medical Center, diagnostic centers and regional clinics, primary care, education and wound healing centers, a cancer center, home care services, three outpatient Healthplex locations, and the Healthpark.


Owensboro Health Regional Hospital represents a new era of health care and wellness for the region. The brand-new, $500 million dollar hospital and medical office building project features a nine-story facility licensed for 477 patient beds, and offers views of lush green vistas and natural scenery from every room. In addition, highly advanced medical technology is easily accessible. Among the advancements, Owensboro Health has invested in:

  • 16 operating room suites
  • 2 da Vinci surgical systems to aid in minimally invasive procedures
  • Expanded Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Epic - electronic medical records system
  • RFID (Radio-frequency Identification) system for technology tracking and inventory

Each year, Owensboro Health Regional Hospital averages 2,100 births; 73,000 emergency room visits; 18,000 admissions and 500,000 outpatient visits each year. System wide, the organization has nearly 4,800 employees and 250 medical staff.


Identified as one of America's best places to live and work by CNN and Business Week, Owensboro has much to offer, including:

  • Strong economy - named "Top 100 small towns in the US" and "Top 10 cities where millennials are flocking"
  • Mid-sized town on the Ohio River with easy access to metro amenities
  • Affordable housing, available acreage, new downtown condo's under construction
  • Family-friendly community
  • Excellent public and private school options with involved families
  • Enjoy weekends in the newly revitalized downtown or at one of the many outdoor/recreational amenities
  • Kentucky s #1 Sportstown (Sports Illustrated)
  • Enjoy the outdoors: gorgeous state parks, bike trails, a skate park, 15 mile Greenbelt walking/running/biking trail encircling the city, 5 golf courses, fishing, disc golf
  • RiverPark Center: 1,500-seat performing arts and civic center that hosts 150 performances and 800 civic events each year
  • Culture: Owensboro Symphony Orchestra, Owensboro Dance Theatre, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro Museum of Science and History, International Bluegrass Music Museum, Western Kentucky Botanical Garden, Back Alley Musicals, Theatre Workshop of Owensboro
  • Higher Education: Brescia University, Kentucky Wesleyan College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Western Kentucky University-Owensboro, University of Louisville Nursing School
  • K-12: 2 public school systems that are nationally ranked in academics, liberal arts, and athletics. Private Catholic school system, Montessori Academy (preK - 8th)

Over $200 million invested in downtown revitalization has resulted in:

  • New Convention Center
  • #1 ranked playground in the WORLD
  • $15M construction of the new International Bluegrass Hall of Fame & Museum
  • Two new award-winning hotels on the riverfront, with a third under construction
  • Numerous new restaurants and unique shopping

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