Physician - Family Medicine

Olathe, KS 66061

Specialty Family Medicine
Profession Physician

We are excited to introduce you to Olathe Health System and the exciting opportunities we have within Primary Care.

We have several employment opportunities in Primary Care at Olathe Medical Center, which is located in Suburban Kansas City. These positions are employed by Olathe Health System. I wanted to inquire about your potential interest in learning more about our positions and possibly having a phone call to discuss them in detail.

Olathe Medical Center has a great deal to offer physicians. We are a thriving community and regional medical center located in Johnson County, Kansas. We provide our physicians with access to state of the art technology and many services. We work hard to earn our patients and physicians confidence and strive to be the hospital of choice for our community and physicians.

Olathe is a great place to live, work, learn, shop and play! With a population of more than 127,000, Olathe is one of the fasted growing cities in the nation (U.S. Census). Despite its phenomenal growth, it retains a hometown flavor with a quality of life second to none. Olathe has been ranked as among the Best Cities in which to live (Money and Forbes Magazines and RelocateAmerica.com).

Here are some of the details regarding the positions:

Olathe Health has current Family Medicine and Urgent Care openings now along with openings in several new clinic locations which will open in 2020, 2021 and 2022.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Olathe Medical Park - This is a busy practice which has recently moved into a new location on our campus. This is a new position which will be joining the current group of 5 physicians. This practice sees their patients in the hospital as well as in their outpatient clinic. They are part of a shared call group which is currently 1:8.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Gardner - This is a busy practice which is growing and will be moving into a new location. This is a new position which will be joining the current group of 5 physicians and 4 advanced practice providers. This practice sees their patients in the hospital as well as in their outpatient clinic. They are part of a shared call group which is currently 1:8.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Ridgeview - This is a new outpatient only clinic. This will be part of a shared outpatient call group.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Hedge Lane - This is a busy outpatient only clinic which is currently staffed with 1 physician and 2 APPs. This practice is part of a shared outpatient only call group.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Spring Hill - This is a new outpatient only clinic. This will be part of a shared outpatient call group.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Mahaffie - This is a very busy practice which is located across the street from the Garmin World Headquarters. This practice has an excellent mix of patients that have aged with a retiring physician and it also has many young families from the Garmin employees. There are 4 physicians and 2 nurse practitioner in this group. They do shared call with another group for weekends so the call is 1:6. The preference is this position would do inpatient and outpatient work, but we could be flexible.

Olathe Health Family Medicine - Paola - This is an outpatient position in a busy family practice which also does walk-in care. This group is comprised of 3 physicians and 3 Advanced Practice Providers. The shared call for this group is 1:7. This position also fulfills the requirement for the Kansas Medical Scholarship (KMS).

Urgent Care - This position would be joining a group of physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners providing care in a very busy walk-in care clinic. The schedule for this position would be 3, twelve hours shifts per week and 1:4 weekends.

Benefits Include: Family Health Insurance, Paid-Time Off, Family Dental Coverage, CME Allowance, payment of Kansas Medical License, DEA Registration and Medical Staff Membership dues to Olathe Medical Center. Also, Medical Malpractice, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance and participation in the Olathe Health System Retirement Plans.

All candidates must be eligible for employment in the United States.

Key websites:
Olathe Health System: www.olathehealth.org
Olathe Chamber of Commerce: www.olathe.org
Olathe Public Schools: www.olatheschools.com
City Of Olathe: www.olatheks.org

Olathe Medical Center has recently undergone the largest expansion in its history. Several significant construction projects have been completed across our 260 acre campus.
A new four-story Obstetric Wing with a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit which opened in May, 2017.
A free-standing Cancer Center was completed in March, 2018.
The addition of a Memory Care Neighborhood at Cedar Lake Village was completed and opened in 2017.
Expanded Cardiovascular Center which included a new Hybrid Lab was completed in 2017.
OMC also opened our Hospice House in October, 2014.
We will have expanded pediatric care on our campus thanks to a partnership with Childrens Mercy Hospital. A new facility at Olathe Medical Park initially will offer pediatric urgent-care and specialty clinics through Childrens Mercy.
Further growth will also occur in orthopedics. We are currently exploring growth opportunities within the group and community.

Accreditations and other items to note:
OMC recently earned national recognition in orthopedic surgery care from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It was ranked among the top 97 hospitals in the country for safety and better recoveries from knee and hip surgery.
Olathe Medical Center has been recognized as a High Performing Hospital by U.S. News and World Report for Hip Replacement.
In 2019, The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) recognized Olathe Health as a recipient of the CHIME Healthcares Most Wired Award.
The Joint Commission has awarded Olathe Medical Center a continued Chest Pain Certification through 2021.
OMC has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Associations Get with the Guidelines Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Gold Quality Achievement Award.
OMC has received the American College of Cardiologys National Cardiovascular Data Registry MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement award. The Platinum award is the premier award from the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and is only awarded to 225 hospitals nationwide.
Olathe Health is one of Ingrams Magazines 2017 Best Companies to work for. Olathe Health was one of only four recipients in the large companys category.
Awards, Accreditations and Certifications can be found at: http://www.olathehealth.org/About-Us/AwardsandAccreditations

I would enjoy the chance to learn more about your interest in our positions and discuss them in detail.

I look forward to hearing back. Please feel free to contact me by phone at 913-791-4293 or by email at darren.odum@olathehealth.org

Thank you for your consideration.

Sincerely,

 


Darren Odum
Vice President - Business Development and Physician Engagement
Olathe Health System

 

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

MINIMUM EDUCATION:
Graduate of accredited School of Medicine with ECFMG verification if from a foreign medical school

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:
Kansas license with no practice restrictions

CERTIFICATION:
Board certified or Board Eligible

REGISTRATION:
Board Certified or Board Eligible

SKILLS:
Demonstrate eligibility to participate in all federal health care programs