Fort Smith, Arkansas
The 336-bed hospital is an acute care and surgical facility that has served the Fort Smith community for more than 100 years. It is home to a level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), private labor/delivery rooms and educational classes for new parents.
Fort Smith is located in Sebastian County, Arkansas, and is home to more than 87,000 residents.
The local economy is powered by manufacturing, health care, education and government services.
Fort Smith is served by two major highways, Fort Smith Regional Airport, Jefferson Lines bus service, Fort Smith Transit, Kansas City Southern Railway and Arkansas and Missouri Railroad.
Arts and Entertainment
Fort Smith’s arts and culture scene includes the Fort Smith Symphony, West Arkansas Ballet, McCafferty School of Irish Dance, Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, Fort Smith Museum of History, Fort Smith Trolley Museum, Fort Smith Air Museum, Rivervalley Artisan Market and the Clayton House Museum.
Other popular local attractions include the area’s numerous shopping centers, casinos, wineries (Fort Smith is part of Arkansas Wine Country), dozens of local restaurants, the Park at West End, and the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center.
Residents and visitors enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, such as fishing, running, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, kayaking, disc golf and more at the area’s parks, lakes and nature trails.
The city hosts numerous events each year, including the Riverfront Blues Festival, Peacemaker Music Festival, Ales for Trails Festival, True Grit Ride 105, Fort Smith Marathon, The Steel Horse Rally and Old Fort Days Rodeo, to name a few.
Fort Smith is served by the Fort Smith School District and several private schools.
Institutions of higher education include the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, and satellite campuses of Webster University and John Brown University.
Ob Hospitalist Group has partnered with this facility to develop and manage a program that provides 24/7 emergent care to expectant mothers.
As an OBHG hospitalist, you are the in-house expert whose advanced clinical skill and ability to handle any OB emergency dramatically improves patient safety and satisfaction.
You will work closely with local OB/GYNs to ensure that every pregnant woman who presents to the hospital is cared for by an experienced physician, every time.
If you are an obstetrician with a passion for patient care, exceptional communication skills, and a desire to shape the future of our specialty, we’d like to talk with you about joining our new team.
OBHG is a clinician-centered company that provides unparalleled support and resources, and superior work/life balance. As a full-time hospitalist, you’ll have the freedom to create your own schedule – typically eight 24-hour shifts per month – with no on-call duty or office management.
This position also offers:
- Competitive compensation
- Full benefits
- CME allowance
- Medical malpractice insurance with tail
Join our growing national network of highly skilled obstetricians nearly 700 strong. OBHG programs offer a variety of work options – including full time, part time, back up and travel opportunities. Looking to advance your OB career? Clinical/professional leadership positions are available at many of our locations across the United States.
Please contact your personal Senior Clinical Recruiter, Kristin Ott or call her directly at 864.720.1975 for more information about this opportunity.
If you are passionate about people and committed to delivering excellence with each patient encounter we welcome you to join us on our journey to elevate the standard of women’s healthcare. View our other opportunities to practice the medicine you desire while living the life you deserve.