Pediatric (In/Out-Patient)

Join us in the beautiful Ozarks! Ozarks Medical Center seeks a compassionate, well-qualified pediatrician to join an established clinic with a thriving practice in West Plains, MO. At Ozarks Medical Center, you’ll discover a quality lifestyle in a breathtaking location. Come see firsthand why our strong community atmosphere, abundant outdoor recreation opportunities, top quality education, safe setting and soul-soothing beauty draw in people from around the country.

This is a hospital employed, inpatient/outpatient opportunity and you’ll share an office with two seasoned Family Medicine physicians totaling 55 years of practice experience. This position exists due to a retired Pediatrician therefore your practice will ramp up quickly. Clinic days are Monday – Friday with expected volume of 18 – 25 patients/day. Call is 1:3 which includes nursery call. (No NICU) OMC has a level II nursery and difficult cases are sent to Springfield or St. Louis.

On call Peds are asked to attend scheduled and emergency C-Sections which average 1-2 per week. Scheduled C-sections are always scheduled at 7:30 a.m. during the week. Ozarks Medical Center OB Department is well below the national average for c-section deliveries. The national average is 30%, whereas, Ozarks Medical Center is at 23%.

West Plains, MO is in an underserved area and we do accept J1 and H1B applicants. We are also located in the Delta Regional Authority which has no limit on J1 waivers and there is no waiver application deadline.


  • Competitive salary
  • Generous sign on bonus and relocation reimbursement offered
  • Student loan support available up to $100,000.
  • Up to $4,500 for CME’s and professional license fees, dues and journals.
  • OMC provides Malpractice at $2 mill per occurrence/ $6 mill aggregate.
  • Health, dental, vision, life, long and short term disability, AD&D,
  • 403B matching up to 3% after one year.
  • 457 plan “Top Hat Plan” max contribution of $18,000 per year.
  • 40 days annual PTO which includes holidays, CME’s and sick days

For more information contact:

Lindsey Thompson
Physician Recruitment and Physician Relations
Ozarks Medical Center
1100 Kentucky Avenue
West Plains, MO 65775
417-257-5995 Fax