Physician Opportunities Physician Opportunity: General Surgeon - Branson Physician Job Description CoxHealth is seeking a BE/BC General Surgeon to join the surgery group at Cox Medical Center Branson. The physician will join three surgeons in a growing practice to perform general surgeries, with no trauma. Advanced laparoscopy and endoscopy experience is a plus as practice is 20% endoscopic.Cox Medical Center Branson is a 165-bed community hospital with four OR suites, one C/S suite, and two Endoscopy suites. The hospital is part of the Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Network of CoxHealth. Cox Medical Center Branson achieved a Top Ranking for Excellent Patient Outcomes in the Medicare Value Based Purchasing Analysis in 2015.The opportunity includes:Competitive starting salaryComprehensive benefits packageRelocation allowanceSign on bonusAttractive Malpractice Coverage (occurrence based) Categories General Surgery Why CoxHealth?We are a health system that includes six hospitals with over 80 clinics and 537 physicians serving 24 counties. CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics, hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. The hospital is also the only facility in the region to receive the ANCC Magnet designation, which recognizes excellence in nursing. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.Working at CoxHealth Why Branson?The Tri-Lakes area and Branson offer the best of everything – entertainment, a close-knit community and incomparable outdoor recreation. Located about 45 minutes south of Springfield in southwest Missouri, Branson is within easy driving distance of major metropolitan areas, and the Branson Airport offers convenient flights to hubs across the United States. The economy is based on tourism, health care, retail and education. Visitors to Branson’s world-class entertainment venues number 8 million per year. It provides an excellent living environment with more than 10 golf courses, five area lakes, affordable housing and land options, top-rated schools and outdoor activities. The community is blessed with a low cost of living, low crime rate and great private and public schools. With theme parks, more than 100 live shows, more than 240 restaurants and major shopping centers, there’s never a shortage of things to do. And if you love the outdoors, you’re close to three beautiful lakes known for recreation and fishing, as well as streams, rivers and woodlands full of wildlife.