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Physician/APP Careers at Ballad Health

Are you searching for a more collaborative environment? A challenging leadership opportunity? Access to advanced technologies? More flexibility for balancing work, play and family life?

Take some time to learn more about Ballad Health’s physician career opportunities.

We offer positions in:

  • Private practice – in numerous specialties
  • Academics
  • Hospitals – from tertiary medical centers to community hospitals

About Ballad Health

Ballad Health is a not-for-profit, integrated health system guided by the mission to honor those we serve by delivering the best care possible.

Exceptional physicians, caregivers and co-workers are the foundation of what makes Ballad Health a great place to practice a career in medicine.

About the region

There are countless reasons physicians and their families decide to move, including a low cost of living and abundant recreational activities.

Here you’ll find relaxed lifestyles, beautiful mountain surroundings and a strategic location, to name just a few benefits.

Like others, we think you’ll find the Tri-Cities region of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia to be an ideal place to live, work and play.

Learn more about the area and what it has to offer you and your family.

How do I get started?

View our physician openings on PracticeLink.

You can also contact a medical staff recruiter directly.

Shannon Ellis, portrait

Johnson City and Greeneville, TN positions:
Shannon Ellis, Physician Recruiter

Scott Frazier, portrait

Kingsport, Hancock County and Hawkins County, TN,
and Wise County, VA positions
Scott Frazier, Physician Recruiter

Alan Novak portrait

Bristol, Elizabethton, Erwin and Mountain City, TN, and
Abingdon, Bristol, Lebanon and Marion, VA positions:

Alan Novak, Physician Recruiter

Angie Ratliff, portrait

Patty Turner, Physician Recruitment Director

Recruiters are available to review all openings and help match them to your career goals.