Outpatient Internal Medicine Opening in Northwest Arkansas

Physician: Internal Medicine
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:6385
Verified Date:09/14/2021
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Internal Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Employed Outpatient-Only Opportunity
  • Hospital Owned Clinics
  • Strong Hospitalist Program for Patients
  • Multiple Clinic Locations with New Practices Opening in 2016-2017

Compensation Details

  • Commencement bonus 
  • Assistance with medical education debt 
  • CME expenses 
  • Relocation assistance

Community Details

  • With beautiful lakes, streams, walking trails and culture including touring Broadway plays, live concerts and multi-million dollar works of art at Crystal Bridges.
  • The growing diverse community offers excellent schools and a strong economy.
  • It is the corporate home of Wal-Mart, JB Hunt Trucking and Tyson Foods with easy access to a regional airport with 20 direct destinations including New York and Los Angeles.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Internal Medicine Salaries In Tulsa, OK. 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 2,825 sqft  Open floor plan. Chef's kitchen w/lots of storage, granite counters, built-in oven, 5 burner gas cooktop & island!! Private master on main level w/tray ceiling, dual vanity, tile shower & separate jetted tub, water closet, & walk-in closet! Very large bonus/media room upstairs! Built-in surround sound in LR. Mud room w/custom built-in bench. Large covered patio w/fan & outdoor speakers. This home can be yours for $360,000.

The Community.  Nestled in the foothills of the Ozarks, our area offers incredible natural beauty and abundant opportunities for entertainment and recreation. Find culture in our museums and theaters, take pleasure in our world class restaurants and shops, spend the day on one of our many golf courses, relax while fishing or boating on the White River or beautiful Beaver Lake, or take in the excitement of a Razorback game at the University of Arkansas.


The Employer.  The regions largest and most comprehensive network of medical professionals, facilities, services, and technology. We are Northwest Arkansas' only healthcare system that services both Benton and Washington Counties with two acute care hospitals, a womens hospital, and multiple clinics.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 238 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport


Closest Major City:

  • 100 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 190 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 194 miles to Oklahoma City, OK
  • 197 miles to Wichita, KS
  • 246 miles to Memphis, TN

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 13 miles: Fayetteville, AR (XNA / KXNA) Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport
  • 64 miles: Joplin, MO (JLN / KJLN) Joplin Regional Airport
  • 84 miles: Fort Smith, AR (FSM / KFSM) Fort Smith Regional Airport
  • 86 miles: Branson, MO (BKG / KBBG / BBG) Branson Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $234,846
  • City Cost of Living Index - 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 87.8

Colleges and Universities:

  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (Full-time enrollment: 5,634; Location: One College Drive; Public; Website: www.nwacc.edu)
  • University of Arkansas (about 22 miles; Fayetteville, AR; Full-time enrollment: 22,163)
  • John Brown University (about 23 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Crowder College (about 32 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)



  • 73.4% White alone
  • 10.4% Asian alone
  • 9.4% Hispanic
  • 2.7% Black alone
  • 2.7% Two or more races



  • State Income Tax Rate - 4.05%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.5%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.76%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.52%

Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (35%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)



  • Bentonville Parks & Recreation
  • Bentonville Community Center
  • Infiniti Athletics
  • Bentonville arkansas recreation
  • Orchards Park

Arts & Culture:

  • Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  • Arkansas Arts Academy
  • The Walmart Museum

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Arkansas Sports Team and Sport Training Facilities.
  • University of Arkansas Razorbacks sports teams, which encompass football, basketball, baseball, volleyball, golf, track, cross country, gymnastics, swimming, and tennis.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Bentonville High School
  • Melvin Ford Aquatic Center
  • Bentonville Youth Baseball
  • Planet Fitness


  • Pinnacle Hills Promenade
  • Midtown Shopping Center
  • Park Plaza
  • Blue Moon on the Square
  • Westpark Plaza

Top Five things to do:

  1. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
  2. The Walmart Museum
  3. Scott Family Amazeum
  4. Museum of Native American History
  5. The Buckyball