Mercy has been recognized as a top-five U.S. health system in 2016 and 2017 by Truven. We are seeking a second full-time glaucoma ophthalmologist to join our nationally recognized and award-winning group. Our ophthalmology team consists of twelve ophthalmologists and six optometrist extenders including one glaucoma specialist and optometrist. We currently have cataract, retina, glaucoma, refractive, cornea, and pediatric subspecialties and provide comprehensive eye care for all patients. Our current wait time for glaucoma patients is approximately three months and there is ample business available with only one specialist serving a population of 1.5 million lives. Our entire team will welcome you and are supportive of this recruitment. We anticipate a quick and rewarding ramp-up!
We perform specialized procedures and offer the latest equipment such as femtosecond laser, Optos Camera, ERG, OCT, Humphrey Visual Field, B-Scan, and more. We offer comprehensive eye services to all ages and have performed over 15,000 laser cases. We are one of the largest providers of eye care in the Midwest. Our group is highly respected, exceptionally trained, and provide compassionate and wonderful care.
Focus on the area of practice you enjoy including glaucoma and general ophthalmology; we perform all of the latest and advanced procedures at our 877-bed tertiary referral center
Hospital-employed; integrated group of 12 ophthalmologists
Incredible equipment and full capabilities including femtosecond laser
Work with a dedicated glaucoma optometrist
4 ½ day workweek
1:8 call rotation with collegial and supportive group
Rated in the top 5% nationally for overall clinical excellence by Healthgrades
Forbes “America’s Best Employers” two years in a row
Competitive compensation with salary, production, quality, and recruitment incentives
Comprehensive benefits package for the entire family
Occurrence-based liability insurance
Commencement bonus plus relocation assistanceMercy includes 44 acute care and specialty hospitals, more than 2,000 physicians across 700 practices and outpatient facilities, and 40,000+ co-workers in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. We are recognized as one of the nation’s top health systems and serve millions annually.
Living in Springfield is easy with everything you need! We have a plentiful and growing job market, great schools, universities, world-class health care, and all the entertainment and cultural options of a big city—but with far less stress, crime, and traffic and an abundance of character and friendliness. Enjoy a top 10 city for low cost of living and top 20 best places to live and work! Minutes from Branson and easy trips to Kansas City and St. Louis!
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About Mercy Clinic
Our Mission: As the Sisters of Mercy before us, we bring to life the healing ministry of Jesus through our compassionate care and exceptional service.