Physician Career Opportunities

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Physician Career Opportunities

Located in Joplin, Missouri, Freeman is a 460-bed, three-hospital system providing comprehensive healthcare and behavioral health services to an area that includes more than 450,000 residents from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Freeman is a physician-driven, community-owned, not-for-profit full-service tertiary care center with over 75 percent of the market share in managed care contracts. Learn about our community.

For more information or to submit a CV, please contact
Lana Hines, Physician Recruiter
Fax 417.347.9972
Call 877.593.3773 or 417.347.3773 

Freeman Health System offers an excellent benefits package including paid relocation, paid malpractice and tail coverage and annual CME allowance.

Current openings

Cardiac Electrophysiology

  • Hospital-employed position in a physician-driven system
  • Freeman Heart Institute employs seven interventional cardiologists and two cardiothoracic surgeons
  • Busy hearts program performs more than 4,000 catheterizations and 350 open heart surgeries each year
  • Private office, tailored to your needs 
  • Enjoy a fully-integrated healthcare delivery system with large primary care and multi-specialty medical staff
  • Generous 12-month income guarantee (WRVU income production model) 

Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
Traditional or outpatient practice options available

  • Growing health system seeks BC/BE family medicine, internal medicine or internal medicine/pediatrics
  • Integrated health system offers multidisciplinary sub-specialties
  • Option to admit your own patients or admit to an established hospitalist service
  • Professional Support department provides practice management, set-up, equipment and staffing
  • Enjoy autonomy in your practice in a physician-driven environment
  • Work with experienced marketing, physician relations and business development teams to identify and build patient base
  • Generous compensation package; 18-month guarantee; wRVU income production model
  • Approved National Health Service Corp site / Apply for loan repayment assistance

Interventional Pain Medicine

  • Requires board certification in anesthesiology, pain management, or physiatry with fellowship training in interventional pain management 
  • Single provider, outpatient only, employed opportunity
  • No nights, weekends or call
  • Potential for outreach clinic opportunities
  • Integrated healthcare delivery system employing more than 180 physicians
  • Large referral base includes employed primary care and well established multi-disciplinary medical staff
  • This opportunity is based at Freeman Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Pittsburg, KS and will provide exceptional care to the residents of southeast Kansas


  • ERCP required/EUS and capsule endoscopy preferred
  • Enjoy a large referral base of 180+ employed multi-specialty physicians committed to supporting our GI group
  • Health system employed position with a professional office management staff
  • Physician driven health system
  • Comfortable call schedule of 1:4
  • Generous salary and bonus potential; wRVU income production model
  • Fellowship Stipend available

Geriatric Medicine

  • Fellowship-trained geriatrician required
  • Practice outpatient geriatric medicine
  • Admit to an established hospitalist service
  • Share space with one board certified geriatrician and one pat-time rheumatologist
  • Staffed with a dedicated nurse practitioner and social worker
  • State-of-the-art geriatric medicine center offers seven exam rooms and one pharmacy room
  • RN manages and operates onsite infusion center
  • Cognitive testing done onsite
  • Multidisciplinary clinic provides many services to the geriatric population
  • Tailored, private office space
  • Physician-driven system where providers are encouraged to be involved
  • Competitive compensation package

Day & night opportunities

  • Practice with 18 board certified internists
  • Day shifts approximately 14 shifts every 28 days with occasional night shifts
  • Nocturnist scheduled Monday - Thursday – No Weekends and extended time off every 6 weeks
  • Teaching service for internal medicine residency program provides support for nights
  • Competitive shift pay with night differential
  • Extra income opportunity to work additional shifts if desired
  • In-house intensivist program 24/7 – open ICU
  • Quality based bonus potential or loan repayment assistance available

Maternal Fetal Medicine (Perinatology)

  • Seeking a full-time maternal fetal medicine physician to work in consultation with a group of six obstetricians
  • Office location one block from main campus
  • Two dedicated labor & delivery OR suites on main hospital campus
  • Freeman Health System performs 2,500 deliveries annually
  • 24-bed, Level III NICU
  • Ronald McDonald House located within walking distance of hospital
  • Pediatric therapies
  • Integrated healthcare delivery system employing more than 180 physicians
  • Teaching facility offering four residency programs affiliated with Oklahoma State University
  • Competitive salary and excellent benefits package


  • Board certified nephrologist required
  • Join group of five board-certified nephrologists
  • Comfortable call schedule of 1:6
  • Comprehensive approach to patient-centered care
  • Nephrology clinic built for efficiency
  • Brand new 6 Bed Renal Unit with window views
  • Baxter Prismaflex Program - CRRT Machine with service starting in August 2015
  • State-of-the-art 16-chair dialysis center, open six days per week – offers hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and transplant referral
  • New Outpatient dialysis center to open in late 2015 to serve outlying patient population
  • Intelligent, committed staff in clinic, hospital and dialysis settings
  • Strong surgical support for vascular access
  • Physician-driven, integrated health system with large referral base
  • Generous salary and benefits package; relocation and CME allowance
  • Tailored, private office space to meet your needs


  • Share clinic at Freeman NeuroSpine with four neurosurgeons, two neurologists and one physiatrist
  • Comfortable call rotation of 1:3
  • Level II stroke center
  • Large service area of 450,000 residents from Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Kansas
  • Fully-integrated healthcare delivery system offering a large referral base of 180 employed physicians
  • On-site emergency flight service
  • EMGs read in clinic
  • Work with experienced mid-level providers
  • Enjoy autonomy in your practice while being supported by our professional support team
  • Competitive one year income guarantee followed by WRVU contract

Occupational Medicine

  • BC occupational medicine or BC family medicine with work or sports injury experience
  • Practice with a team of providers including physicians and nurse practitioners
  • High-volume practice; 20-25 patients per day per provider
  • Convenient schedule – Monday – Friday; closed holidays
  • Outreach clinics within 45 minutes of main campus
  • Industry rich area supports clinic growth
  • Treat full spectrum of work related injuries and perform physicals
  • Competitive salary and excellent benefit and relocation package

Orthopaedic Hand Surgery

  • Seeking a BC/BE fellowship-trained hand surgeon
  • Work with highly reputable, board certified, fellowship-trained surgeons
  • Joint-venture ownership potential in hospital/physician-owned ambulatory surgery center
  • Physician-driven and fully integrated healthcare delivery system offers large referral base
  • Comfortable call rotation of 1:7
  • Main hospital OR and ambulatory surgery center within 1 mile of clinic
  • Main campus houses 41-bed Level II Trauma Center & 41-bed ICU
  • On-site emergency flight service
  • Two outpatient surgery suites, X-ray and MRI located in clinic
  • Generous one year income guarantee (WRVU production model)
  • Residency/fellowship stipend options available

Palliative Care

  • Requires board certified internal medicine or family practice, and fellowship trained palliative care specialist
  • Single provider, employed opportunity
  • Provide direction for a physician driven, inpatient, consultative palliative care program with plans to add outpatient follow-up care
  • Average daily census: 4 – 8 patients
  • Multi-disciplinary approach offers provider and patient care support
  • Strong working relationships with area hospices to support patient population
  • Integrated healthcare delivery system employing over 180 physicians
  • Referral sources include employed and well established multi-disciplinary teams in oncology, nephrology, cardiology, geriatrics and home health
  • In-house intensivist program available 24/7
  • Teaching facility offering four residency programs
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

  • Outpatient or mix of outpatient/inpatient options available
  • Share space at Freeman NeuroSpine with 4 neurosurgeons, 1 physiatrist and 3 neurologists
  • Work with an outstanding team of nurses, mid-level providers and clinic coordinators
  • Professional Support department sets up and manages practice
  • Minimal call – only one weekend per month
  • 20-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit
  • Primary adult care management
  • Outpatient therapies offered in our state-of-the-art Freeman Rehabilitation & Sports Center
  • Large referral base - integrated healthcare delivery system employing more than 180 physicians
  • Teaching facility offering four residency programs
  • Competitive compensation package offers a 12-month income guarantee


  • Seeking BE/BC urologist for full scope general urology practice
  • Hospital employed
  • Absorb a busy practice vacated by a retiring urologist
  • Share an attractive, spacious and well equipped clinic with an established BC urologist
  • Enjoy a comfortable call schedule of 1:4 or better
  • Clinic supported by experienced office and clinical staff
  • Secure referrals from a loyal group of 180+ employed physicians
  • Professional support services provided by health system
  • Generous one-year income guarantee; wRVU Production Model
  • Residency stipend or starting bonus option available

Urgent Care

  • BC/BE in emergency medicine, family practice or internal medicine/pediatrics required
  • Two free-standing facilities, 50,000 annual visits
  • Open 8 am – 8 pm Monday – Friday; 10 am – 6 pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Walk-in patients with minor injuries and illnesses
  • CLIA waived lab and X-ray on-site
  • Excellent marketing and hospital support
  • Work with an experienced staff of RNs and radiology technicians
  • Full-time physicians work 12-15 shifts per month
  • Enjoy a flexible schedule allowing plenty of time off
  • Our physicians earn a competitive rate of $120/hour