Primary Care Physician needed for busy Multi-specialty group in Crossville, TN

Physician: Internal Medicine
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:10081
Verified Date:05/08/2023
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Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
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Permanent: Full time Internal Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • This Internal Medicine opportunity allows you to collaborate with a dynamic multi-specialty group of physicians.
  • We partner with an extensive network of specialists in many different areas of medical expertise
  • Call 1:8
  • Outpatient only

Compensation Details

  • Competitive salary
  • Productivity bonus
  • Competitive Benefits


Community Details

  • Located atop the beautiful Cumberland Plateau on Interstate 40, only a short drive to three metropolitan cities.
  • 2,000 foot elevation offers a mild, four season climate year round.
  • Rural area offers an abundance of outdoor possibilities, with mountainous wildlife reserves, lakes, streams, and the Cumberland Mountain State Park.
  • Known as the Golf Capital of Tennessee. With nine pristine courses in the community, it has become a golfers' paradise of national recognition; however, the opportunities and activities are endless.


Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Internal Medicine Starting Salaries In Nashville & Knoxville. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market. 4 beds 3 baths 3,154 sqft
One of the BEST VIEWS on St. GEORGE Lake! The home was recently remodeled and features an open floor plan with a stone, natural gas fireplace, spacious kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a casual dining/morning room with gorgeous lake and mountain views. There is also a formal dining room, master suite, office/2nd bedroom w/bath, deck and laundry room on the main level. The lower level features a rec room, 2 additional bedrooms and bath, and a walkout to a covered deck. This home can be yours for $495,000.

The Employer. Has served the local community since 1950. Fully Accredited by the Joint Commission, our team of more than 100 physicians and 685 employees collaborate to offer a full range of specialty services, including cardiology, intensive care, endoscopy, surgery, orthopedics, maternity services, cancer care, and advanced wound care. Our hospital also has an outpatient imaging center, same day surgery unit, cardiac and pulmonary rehab programs, a sleep disorder center, and a comprehensive breast center.

  • 189 licensed beds
  • 12 ICU beds
  • 24 emergency beds
  • 9 operating room surgery suites
  • More than 100 active physicians
Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 109 miles: Nashville, TN (BNA / KBNA) Nashville International Airport
  • 208 miles: Atlanta, GA (ATL / KATL) Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • 223 miles: Birmingham, AL (BHM / KBHM) Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
  • 225 miles: Louisville, KY (SDF / KSDF) Louisville International Airport


Closest Major City:

  • 99 miles to Nashville, TN
  • 149 miles to Lexington-Fayette, KY
  • 156 miles to Atlanta, GA
  • 164 miles to Louisville, KY
  • 195 miles to Birmingham, AL

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 70 miles: Knoxville, TN (TYS / KTYS) McGhee Tyson Airport
  • 88 miles: Chattanooga, TN (CHA / KCHA) Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport
  • 109 miles: Nashville, TN (BNA / KBNA) Nashville International Airport
  • 168 miles: Huntsville, AL (HSV / KHSV) Huntsville International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $201,769
  • City Cost of Living Index - 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 89.4

Colleges and Universities:

  • Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Crossville (Full-time enrollment: 316; Location: 910 Miller Avenue; Public; Website:
  • Roane State Community College (about 24 miles; Harriman, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,302)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 31 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 49 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)


  • 87.6% White alone
  • 9.0% Hispanic
  • 1.7% Black alone
  • 1.3% Two or more races
  • 0.2% American Indian alone
  • 0.05% Asian alone


  • State Income Tax Rate - 5%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 7%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.45%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.68%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)



  • Crossville's Centennial Park was originally built in 1992, with the initial phase of the park being called "Crossville Recreational Park". The park included 4 state of the art adult sized regulation softball fields with field house and concessions, 2 lighted picnic pavilions, ½ mile wood chip walking and bicycle trail, combination basketball and tennis court area, regulation sized double tennis court, 6 concrete and clay horseshoe pits, 4 sand volleyball courts and a large child play area with sand boxes.
  • Rain Out Line - outdoor park
  • Deer Creek Golf Course
  • Riding stables, Bowling alleys and more


Arts & Culture:

  • Cumberland County Playhouse serves more than 165,000 visitors annually and the historic Palace Theatre on Main Street is always active.
  • Also the location of the United States Chess Federation headquarters, a restored railroad Depot & Caboose Visitor's Center, and part of the World's Largest Yard Sale on Highway 127 North.

Sports for the Spectator:

  • University of Tennessee Athletics
  • Hard Knox Roller Girls - East Tennessee's first all female flat track roller derby league. 
  • Knoxville Ice Bears Hockey
  • Tennessee Smokies AA Baseball

Sports for the Participant:

  • Plateau Bowling Lanes Inc
  • Pirates Plateau Golf
  • Youth Sports like basketball, baseball, soccer and more


  • Crossville Outlet Center
  • Krazy Squirrel Mini Mall
  • Goody's Department Store
  • Burke's Outlet

Top Five things to do:

  1. Cumberland County Playhouse
  2. Model Railroad Exhibit by Crossville Model Railroad Club
  3. Cumberland Mountain State Park
  4. Chuckle's Family Fun
  5. Wildwood Stables - horseback riding tours