Western Plains Medical Complex (WPMC) in Dodge City, Kansas, (Southwest Kansas) is searching for a BE/BC Pulmonology/Critical Care physician to join its growing team. This is an employed opportunity with 1:3 shared call. In addition to a rewarding practice, Dodge City offers a great quality of life—with both the community and the hospital experiencing exciting growth!
About Western Plains Medical Complex:
Western Plains Medical Complex (WPMC) is a Joint Commission-accredited, 99-bed hospital that serves as a regional referral center for southwest Kansas. Western Plains provides health services that include Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology, a Cardiac Cath Lab and Cardiac Rehabilitation, comprehensive radiology services, 24-hr. Emergency Care, a state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit, Laparoscopic Surgery, Orthopedics, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, a Level II Nursery, a Sleep Disorders Center, Women’s Services and ongoing community education.
About the Community:
Excellent outdoor activities, including a 450-acre lake and recreational areas—with 260 days of sunshine a year, residents take advantage of outdoor time. Along with affordable housing and a low crime rate, Dodge City also offers numerous cultural and recreational amenities including: beautiful golf courses, community civic center, local orchestra and Repertory Theater company, 2,300 seat Raceway Park, and unique zoo. We have a State owned Casino, diverse shopping opportunities, one of the largest national rodeos, and historical community attractions. Dodge City Regional Airport offers flights to Denver through United Airlines and 45 minutes away, Garden City offers directs to other locations as well!
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
Combining its Western heritage with innovative thinking, Dodge City is a family-friendly place rich in history, with an eye on the future.
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.
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.