Nov 26, 2020
Private practice opportunity for a BE/BC Orthopedic Surgeon to perform general orthopedic and total joint procedures in the central Alabama area. This position serves at Citizens Baptist Medical Center located in Talladega. The facility is 45 minutes from metro Birmingham and 90 minutes from Atlanta, GA. Call is 10 days per month plus one weekend unattached. Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits will be offered to the appropriate candidate.
Citizens Baptist Medical Center is a 122-bed, multi-specialty facility with approximately 300 employees. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of clinical services including obstetrics, gastroenterology, ENT, orthopedics, cardiology, and a hospitalist program. Citizens is part of the Brookwood Baptist Health network and serves Talladega County, and beyond.
Talladega is home to the Talladega Superspeedway, NASCAR’s popular motorsports park, as well as the International Motor Sports Hall of Fame. For outdoor enthusiasts, Talladega boasts the gateway to Mt. Cheaha, the highest point in Alabama, located within Cheaha State Park which is surrounded by the Talladega National Forest.
Those choosing to commute from Birmingham to Talladega will find a short 45 minute drive each way. Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama with a population of 1.1 million people in the greater metropolitan area and it offers easy access to Alabama’s Gulf Coast, and other major metropolitan cities like Nashville and Atlanta. The greater Birmingham-area offers excellent schools, both public and private, a major college of medicine, golf courses, semi-pro sports teams, and multiple state and local parks.
Shelby Baptist Medical Center is a 252-bed acute care facility in Alabaster, Alabama, one of the fastest growing suburbs in the Birmingham area. Alabaster is located twenty-five minutes south of downtown Birmingham, and employs over 1,000 employees and approximately 191 affiliated physicians. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of clinical services, including cardiology, obstetrics/gynecology, general surgery, robotic surgery, a bariatrics program, emergency services, orthopedics, neurology, urology and gastroenterology along with specialized medical and surgical care. In addition, there are several centers on campus that include: cancer, diagnostics, home health, sleep, and vascular surgery.
Shelby Baptist Medical Center is part of the Brookwood Baptist Health network. As one of Alabama’s largest employers, Brookwood Baptist Health (BBH) employs over 7,000 employees and approximately 1,146 affiliated physicians on five hospital campuses – Brookwood Baptist Medical Center (in Birmingham), Princeton Baptist Medical Center (in Birmingham), Shelby Baptist Medical Center (in Alabaster), Walker Baptist Medical Center (in Jasper) and Citizens Baptist Medical Center (in Talladega). The system also maintains one of Alabama’s largest networks of primary and specialty care clinics, with 77 locations statewide. The Brookwood Baptist Health mission is to empower our patients to achieve their best health through coordinated care, delivered at the right place at the right time. BBH is committed to reinventing the way health care is delivered by applying innovative solutions and technologies to advance safety, value, and convenience in each patient experience.
Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama with a population of 1.1 million people in the metropolitan area and offers easy access to Alabama’s Gulf Coast, or other major metropolitan cities like Nashville and Atlanta. The city offers excellent school systems, both public and private, a major college of medicine, golf courses, semi-pro sports teams, and multiple state and local parks.
As a large healthcare community, top ranked public schools are easily accessible for families in local suburbs around Birmingham, including Mountain Brook, Vestavia, Homewood, Hoover, Trussville, and more. For those preferring an urban setting, downtown lofts, condos, and apartments are available in and around downtown. Learn more about Birmingham at www.birminghamal.org
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