Through People, We Make a Difference
Sound Physicians is partnering with Saint Joseph London in London, KY to provide medical care services to the inpatient population including admission, inpatient care coordination, and discharge. This team of physicians, employed by Saint Joseph London will enjoy Sound Physicians’ practice model which is based on a sustainable career for you. We manage your patient volume, providing you the time required with patients and families to deliver high-quality care and improve outcomes. Our physician-developed workflow and informatics platform streamlines workflow and communications, as a physician-led organization we support every physician in becoming a strong leader in their hospital and community.
Saint Joseph London is a 150-bed, regional hospital located in London, KY that serves the communities of southeastern Kentucky, including patients from Clay, Laurel, Jackson, Knox, Pulaski, and Whitley counties. As part of CHI Saint Joseph Health, it is committed to providing the utmost quality of care that aligns with the core values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion, and Excellence. Saint Joseph London was founded in 1926 but the new facility opened its doors to the community in 2010 and is happy to offer patients private rooms that overlook the 52-acre healing grounds that include a beautiful garden and relaxing lake.
- Team of 9 physicians, 2 advanced practitioners, and a clinical performance nurse
- Open, 14-bed ICU; no procedures required
- Hospitalists run codes
- No call environment
In addition to focusing on helping the community through the Saint Joseph London Foundation, Saint Joseph London carries many awards in a variety of areas. A few include- The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Total Hip and Knee Replacement Certification (2019); Healthgrades- Outstanding Patient Experience Award for three years in a row (2012-2014); Women’s Choice Award- America’s 100 Best Hospital for Patient Experience (2014).
Commitment to our Front-Line Clinicians
Sound Physicians fosters an environment of engagement, where both individual and team contributions are encouraged and rewarded. Being a physician-led practice is a big part of who we are. Our practice is built by all of us, and everyone is empowered to contribute and make our practice even better.
Our physicians and advanced practice providers all strive to improve quality, and we work hard to replicate their best ideas across the organization to improve outcomes for more than one million patients cared for by Sound Physicians annually. Our commitment to improving outcomes for patients is rooted in our ability to attract exceptional people. Great people, coupled with the right tools and development, are how we positively impact healthcare quality, one patient at a time, for millions of patients each year.
Location & Lifestyle
London, Kentucky, also known as the “Vacation Crossroads”, boasts a little something for everyone—shopping, restaurants, and plenty of lakes and forests for nature enthusiasts! It is even the “Cycling Capital of Kentucky!” And when you are ready for a night in the city, Lexington and Knoxville are just a quick drive down I-75. All of that plus the top schools, friendly community, and affordable cost of living makes London, KY the perfect place to call home.