Commonwealth Health Corporation, the parent company of The Medical Center, offers a variety of opportunities for physicians including a choice of practice options.
Physician opportunities currently available in Bowling Green and Southcentral Kentucky include:
- Urgentcare is seeking a full time, board certified Internal Medicine or Family Practice physician to join a well-established, multi-physician walk-in clinic. Urgentcare provides care for a variety of injuries such as sprains, strains, cuts, abrasions, contusions and work-related accidents. We also provide care and testing for colds, flu, sore throats, earaches, and pneumonia as well as help manage hypertension and diabetes, provide allergy injections, flu shots and some vaccines. We provide complete physicals in addition to wellness screenings to check blood pressure, cholesterol, and prostate health. Laboratory and radiologic services are available onsite. Urgentcare is open 7 days a week and offers 12-hour shift availability.
Physicians who work with Commonwealth Health Corporation enjoy the prestige and support that comes with being a part of a superior healthcare organization.
- CHC keeps pace with the latest technology by investing significantly in the newest and best equipment available. Recently, CHC has invested in the Trilogy stereotactic system from Varian Medical Systems, a 64 Slice CT PET scanner, and da Vinci® Surgical System from Intuitive Surgical. Additionally, CHC invested over $5 million in a 5,600 square foot catheterization lab expansion; four cath labs are equipped to perform diagnostic and interventional procedures including peripheral and electrophysiology procedures.
- The Medical Center completed a $30 million expansion project that includes a two-story addition to the current Emergency Department and Ambulatory Surgery wing of the hospital. The addition provides approximately 48,000 square feet of new space designated entirely for patient care and enables The Medical Center to accommodate 48 new private rooms.
- The organization is constantly striving to improve the way care is delivered. In 2009, The Medical Center was named a top performer in a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Premier healthcare alliance pay-for-performance (P4P) project that rewards hospitals for delivering higher quality care in five clinical areas.
About Bowling Green and Southcentral Kentucky
The third largest city in Kentucky, Bowling Green is located in Warren County with a city population of over 54,000. But, Bowling Green serves as the regional hub for business, education, industry and healthcare for 10 counties in Southcentral Kentucky, touting a population of nearly 279,000 for the region. The average annual temperature is around 60 degrees.
Bowling Green and the region offers many opportunities for recreation and cultural activities as well as a variety of area attractions. The quality of life in Bowling Green makes it both an excellent place to raise a family or a wonderful place to retire. As the Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce says, it is "a great place to live, work and play." Learn more about life in Southcentral Kentucky.
If you would like more information on current or future physician opportunities in Bowling Green and Southcentral Kentucky, please contact:
Trisha K. Lackey, Physician Recruiter