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


  • Join a large anesthesia team of hospital-employed anesthesiologists and CRNAs
  • Call 1 in 8
  • Seeking BE/BC general anesthesiologist comfortable with all facets, including OB; cardiac, including TEE; neuro and pediatric cases
  • Annual volumes: 25,000 procedures/2,500 deliveries/300 hearts
  • Anesthesiology service in-house 24/7
  • Main hospital campus houses 9 OR, 3 CVOR and 2 L&D Suites
  • ASC houses 4 OR suites and 2 procedure rooms, in addition to 2 OR suites located in our Orthopaedic Surgery Center 
  • Busy Level II Trauma Center 
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package 

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


  • 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


  • Board certified/board eligible neurologist dedicated to the advancement of our inpatient neurology program
  • Level II stroke center
  • Consultative service working with a team of three board-certified neurologists, four board-certified neurosurgeons and two physiatrists
  • Enjoy 7 on, 7 off block scheduling and a manageable daily census of 10-12 patients   
  • Competitive shift pay
  • In-house intensivist program 24/7
  • Level II trauma center and on-site emergency flight service
  • Referral base of 180+ employed physicians with a multidisciplinary medical staff of more than 300 physicians
  • H1B & J1 Visa sponsorships available – now accepting 2017 J1 candidates 

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

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

Pulmonary/Critical Care

  • Seeking full-time Pulmonary & Critical Care or Critical Care Specialist – Board Certification preferred
  • Work 16 shifts per month total
  • Consultation and management of medical, surgical, and cardiac patients in the ICU
  • Challenging pathology
  • Enjoy a physician-driven system where leaders are valued
  • State-of-the-art 41-bed ICU (Open ICU)
  • Patient follow-up covered by hospitalists
  • Contemporary 41-bed Level II Trauma Center with 40,000+ visits per year
  • Emergency flight service on site
  • Anesthesia in-house 24/7
  • Outstanding multi-disciplinary sub-specialty support
  • Competitive shift pay and excellent benefits package

Radiation Oncology

  • Join an experienced board certified radiation oncologist in recently opened state-of-the-art Freeman Radiation Oncology Center
  • BE/BC in Radiation Oncology required
  • Work with well-established employed group of six BC Hematology & Medical Oncologists
  • Well-qualified radiation therapist on staff serving as director of program
  • Practice staffed with 1.5 physicist, 1 dosimetrist, 3 therapists, 1 registered nurse, 1 patient navigator
  • Business plan approved to add staff once second physician joins practice
  • Experienced, comprehensive physics support 
  • Practice equipped with brand-new and state-of-the-art TrueBeam 2.0 System
  • Department is chartless, with ARIA as the electronic medical record
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package


  • Seeking fellowship trained neuroradiologist or interventional neuroradiologist
  • Hospital-employed group of six board certified radiologists
  • Work primarily on the main hospital campus
  • Interest in general radiology & basic interventional cases in addition to your specialty
  • Proficiency in all modalities required
  • Nighthawk services utilized
  • Array of advanced, state-of-the-art equipment, including imaging technologies, positron emission tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Generous base salary and bonus potential (WRVU based)

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