Jonesboro, Arkansas

The Opportunity

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.

Hospital Information

The 438-bed hospital is an acute care and surgical facility that has served the Northeast Arkansas and Southeast Missouri communities since 1900. It is home to a level IIIA neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), labor-delivery-postpartum rooms, cesarean section surgical suites, a breastfeeding resource center and joint mother-baby care.

The Location

Jonesboro is located in Craighead County, Arkansas. It is home to more than 71,000 residents and is the fifth-largest city in the state.

The local economy is powered by education, manufacturing, agriculture, medicine and trade.

Jonesboro is served by the Jonesboro Municipal Airport, Jonesboro Economic Transit System (JETS), Interstate 555 and several highways.

Arts and Entertainment

Historic downtown Jonesboro has a thriving cultural scene. The Downtown Jonesboro Association (DJA) hosts several events throughout the year, including Alive After Five (April through October), which includes a farmers’ market, food trucks, arts, crafts and entertainment; Pack Pride Weekends to celebrate Arkansas State University games (students make up 20 percent of the city’s population); Brunch and Browse each Sunday; Mingle & Jingle holiday open house; and the annual Midnight on Main New Year’s Eve celebration.

Jonesboro restaurants serve up a variety of cuisines, from New Orleans-style po’ boys to Irish pub classics to downhome Southern meals. 

The city has several independent boutiques and specialty shops as well as The Mall at Turtle Creek, the largest shopping mall in the region.

The local arts scene includes Fearlessly Brilliant, a community arts project to beautify downtown’s public spaces, and The Foundation of Arts, which offers art, theater and dance classes for children and adults, as well as a community theater.

Jonesboro residents enjoy the 800-acre Craighead Forest Park for biking, hiking, fishing, camping, disc golf, recreational sports, playgrounds and more. The park includes 17 miles of mountain biking trails, wooded horseback riding trails and an 85-acre area for ATV riders. Just a few miles north of the city, Crowley’s Ridge State Park has hiking trails and cabins for overnight visits.


Jonesboro is served by the Jonesboro School District, Valley View School District, Nettleton School District, Westside Consolidated School District and North East Arkansas Career & Tech Center, as well as several private schools.

The city is home to Arkansas State University and the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine’s A-State campus.

Kellie Doré

Please contact your personal Senior Clinical Recruiter, Kellie Doré or call her directly at 864.365.0302 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.

Job listings in Jonesboro, Arkansas

OB/GYN Hospitalists

Recruiter: Kellie Doré
Location: Jonesboro, Arkansas
Hospital Code: SBMC-JonAR

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