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Bread and Butter General Surgeon Needed in Dodge City, KS - An Economically Thriving Community
Specialty:
General Surgery
Location:
Dodge City, Kansas
Facility:
Western Plains Medical Complex
About this Position

Western Plains Medical Center in Dodge City, KS is seeking a BC/BE General Surgeon. This hospital-employed position is a solo practice with call being 1:3. With a large referral base and secondary markets, the incoming physician will ramp-up quickly and be welcomed by the community! Office space is located within walking distance from the hospital. 24/7 hospitalist coverage offered by the hospital. Excellent school systems (including parochial) Affordable, plentiful housing An extremely low crime rate An average of 260 days of sunshine a year Recruitment Package may include: • Base salary + wRVU production incentive • Quality bonus • CME allowance • Sign-on bonus • Medical debt assistance • Relocation allowance • Residency stipend • Medical Director stipend • Health benefits + Retirement plan • Marketing + practice growth assistance

About Western Plains Medical Complex

Combining its Western heritage with innovative thinking, Dodge City is a family-friendly place rich in history, with an eye on the future.

The Hospital

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Accredited by The Joint Commission, Western Plains Medical Complex is a 99-bed hospital that provides residents of Dodge City and the surrounding region with comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services. It serves as a regional referral center for southwest Kansas and is the only hospital in that region to earn the distinction of Top Performer on Key Quality measures for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance. It is recognized as a Mission Lifeline STEMI receiving facility, as well as a Certified Stroke Emergent facility. It also provides services through its freestanding Surgery Center and physician practices.


The Community

Residents of Dodge City enjoy excellent school systems, an active culture and arts scene, affordable and plentiful housing, an extremely low crime rate and an average of 260 days of sunshine each year. The town’s rich history, which began with the opening of the Santa Fe Trail in 1821, is celebrated each year during Dodge City Days, a two-week extravaganza featuring arts and crafts, fairs, parades, street dances, BBQ contests and one of the largest rodeos in the nation.

Dodge City residents enjoy a wide range of recreational opportunities and venues. Dodge City Raceway Park features a full calendar of auto racing. Legends Park is a state-of-the-art baseball facility and one of Kansas’ premier four-field multi-use complexes. The city also boasts a first-class soccer complex, golf courses, a country club, a community civic center, repertory theater company and many historical attractions, including the Boot Hill Museum. Hunting and other outdoor activities can be enjoyed at a 450-acre lake and recreational area, and Colorado’s famous ski resorts are within easy driving distance.

 


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Western Plains Medical Complex
3001 Avenue A
Dodge City, KS 37027
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