Physician – Hospitalist

Ascension Health


  • Specialty: Hospitalist (Days)
  • Schedule: 7 on – 7 off working 12 hr shifts (7am – 7pm)
  • Practice Detail: Established Hospitalist program 2 Physicians and 1 APP on days; Nocturnist support on nights
  • EMR System: Cerner
  • Facility: Ascension Saint Thomas River Park Hospital
  • Location: McMinnville, TN
  • Visa Eligibility: None


Paid time off (PTO)

Various health insurance options & wellness plans

Retirement benefits including employer match plans

Long-term & short-term disability

Employee assistance programs (EAP)

Parental leave & adoption assistance

Tuition reimbursement

Ways to give back to your community

As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.

  • Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.


Ascension Medical Group is looking for an IM BC-BE Hospitalist for our Inpatient Service Team in McMinnville, TN.

Position Highlights:

  • Full Time 7 on 7 off schedule
  • Rounding; Admitting and Discharging of hospital patient
  • Working in a great team atmosphere covering both Med Surge and our open 8 bed ICU
  • Would prefer candidates to have the ability to perform the following procedures: intubation, mechanical vent, moderate sedation, thoracentesis, paracentesis, central lines, and dialysis catheters would be ideal (Training available)
  • Experience with Telehealth is helpful.

About Ascension Saint Thomas River Park Hospital

  • Located half way between Nashville and Chattanooga in McMinnville, TN
  • 125 licensed beds
  • Offers 24/7 Hospitalist Onsite Coverage
  • Very busy Emergency Department staffed by ED certified physicians
  • Acute Care Floor as well as 10-bed Geropsych Unit and 15-bed Physical Rehabilitation Unit

About McMinnville

  • We are located approximately 45 minutes East of Murfreesboro on the edge of the Cumberland Plateau.
  • McMinnville’s central location makes it an ideal base for exploring beautiful Middle Tennessee. 
  • McMinnville has been known for years as the “nursery capital of the world.” There are a multitude of tree and shrub nurseries in the area.
  • We offer plenty of outdoor activities including: Parks, Rivers, Lakes, Golf and Cave tours
  • Live Music and Performances are held year-round throughout the community. 

About Ascension Medical Group

When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.



Required Credential(s):

  • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. KY License also required if working in a Kentucky facility.


  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) required.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Saint Thomas in Tennessee is one of the largest healthcare providers in the state. Offering rewarding careers across 12 hospital campuses and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities, you will find an environment that allows you to thrive and create a career path you love. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers, like you, to join us and influence care across our communities.

Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.

Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

For further information, view the EEO Know Your Rights (English) poster or EEO Know Your Rights (Spanish) poster.

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