Seeking comprehensive ophthalmologist wanting to work, run and own a small, well equipped and staffed 3 person practice in Nashville, TN at St Thomas West Hospital. Require affable, hardworking and resourceful person interested in providing general ophthalmology services with a great team of people in a larger hospital system with a growing number of young primary care physicians. Will introduce but will need to personally visit these referring practices. This is a situation where one works best on a percentage of revenue basis with no limitations followed by a buy in after 1 or 2 years for the hard assets and licenses of the practice. Generous contract for ED and hospital consultation work on call. 6-8 week minimum but can pursue more. No night operating duties. SRS-Nexttech EMR in 6th year. Hospital with Cerner. Staff inclusive of business and insurance experts, 3 front desk staff, 7 techs and a contact lens coordinator. Single office in eye center building adjacent to hospital with direct support in retina, eye plastics and cornea. Neuro, peds and glaucoma at Vanderbilt University. Multi specialty ASC adjacent with Alcon equipment and later opportunity for investment as volume increases. Optical dispensary on first floor also available for investment.
Please do not contact us if you want to be a salaried employee and work office hours for a limited number of years. Call us if you want to live and work in Nashville, are resourceful, affable and want to build a large practice over a few years by providing excellent services and rely on mentorship and support of a solid business model. Can develop practice as desired but highest need is in cataract, contact lenses, consultative services for internists, nurse practitioners, ED and hospital as well as caring for diabetes, glaucoma and retina as delivered by a general ophthalmologist. Personal efficiency, team player relying on tech help for patients and EMR will render the most generous success as we work you into our niche in our bustling city and medical community. Starting time can be whenever credentials are adequate with state, hospital and major insurances.
Only serious queries please.
TN Medical License, ABO certified or eligible with registered dates, hospital and ASC privileges, Medicare certification along with at least 5 major insurance providers in the area. Need OMIC or SVMIC coverage. Can start whenever these are secured and we will help administratively with these.
Aside from these, you must be a culturally sensitive team player in order to work with friendly, expert and loyal staff who will make sure professionally that you are integrated into the medical community. Self starting and resourceful personality with ability to take suggestions. Desire to make things work.
Additional Salary Information: Generous hospital and ED-call center contract with appearance fees (no per diem). Can take call as many weeks as desired.