Physician Careers at AdventHealth in Kansas City

Sometimes you just know medical care is different. It’s in the smiles, in the spiritual touch, in the technology and environment that help you know you have made the right choice. In Kansas City, that hospital network is AdventHealth, formerly known as Shawnee Mission Health. With a philosophy of health care dating back to the mid-1800s, AdventHealth focuses on caring for the whole person – mind, body and spirit.

AdventHealth in Kansas City is hiring physicians to join our network. We are interested in speaking with physicians in all specialties and encourage you to take a closer look and find out if AdventHealth is right for you. To learn more, contact Rachel Strickland at 913‑789‑3943 or

Why AdventHealth?

AdventHealth in Kansas City serves more than 70,000 patients in its emergency departments annually, has the area's first accredited Chest Pain Emergency Center and delivers more babies each year at AdventHealth Shawnee Mission than any other hospital in the metropolitan area. The network employs more than 3,300 local residents and supports an exceptional staff of 700 physicians representing 50 medical specialties, the largest medical staff of any full-service hospital in Kansas City.

At AdventHealth, patient experience is a key priority across the entire organization. Every associate and physician can make a difference in how a patient perceives their care. AdventHealth has implemented several initiatives focused on customer service throughout the organization. As a result, AdventHealth Shawnee Mission has the highest HCAHPS scores in the metro.

A member of AdventHealth, one of the nation’s largest faith-based health care systems, our mission is at the core of everything we do: Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.

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Growing to Meet the Needs of Our Community

It started with a simple idea back in 1962: Provide quality health care for residents of growing Johnson County. More than 50 years later, AdventHealth, formerly known as Shawnee Mission Health, has expanded its reach and draws patients from throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area and around the Midwest. With the Shawnee Mission campus in Shawnee Mission, our Lenexa and South Overland Park campuses, physician offices throughout Johnson county, and multiple Centra Care locations across the metro, AdventHealth is a network of health care facilities and providers, working to exceed expectations by delivering quality care with compassion.

How do you fit in?

Specialties AdventHealth is recruiting:

  • Cardiology – Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology – Interventional
  • Cardiology – Non Invasive
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Endocrinology
  • Family Medicine
  • Gastroenterology – Interventional
  • General Surgery
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • OB Hospitalist
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Orthopedics
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology/Critical Care
  • Urgent Care

For more information about these opportunities, contact Rachel Strickland at 913-789-3943,, or complete the form above.

Why Kansas City?

AdventHealth is a complete network of health care facilities and services located throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area and surrounding communities. The network includes AdventHealth Shawnee Mission in Shawnee Mission, Kan., a 504-bed facility with nearly 22,000 inpatient admissions and more than 200,000 outpatient admissions annually; AdventHealth Lenexa, a comprehensive health care facility located in western Lenexa, Kan.; AdventHealth South Overland Park, a freestanding ED, imaging center, lab and medical office building; as well as physician practices located throughout the metro.

The Kansas City metropolitan area consists of 17 counties in Kansas and Missouri, with a population of nearly 2 million people. The “City of Fountains” (Kansas City has more fountains than any other city except Rome) is well known for its barbecue, jazz and cultural attractions, including the state-of-the-art Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Overland Park, the largest city in Johnson County, is served by three public school districts: Shawnee Mission, Blue Valley and Olathe, which are consistently ranked among the nation’s best.

Kansas City is also home to Chiefs Football (NFL), Royals Baseball (MLB) and Sporting Kansas City Soccer (MLS), and also boasts the Kansas Speedway, host of NASCAR and IRL races.

Fountain on the Country Club Plaza

AdventHealth Medical Group

AdventHealth Medical Group consists of a network of physician practices conveniently located throughout Johnson, Clay, Jackson, Leavenworth, Wyandotte and Platte counties; serving both Kansas and Missouri. AdventHealth Medical Group offers a wide range of specialties including Cardiology, Endocrinology and Diabetes, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Gynecologic Oncology, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, Medical Oncology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, OB Hospitalists, Occupational Medicine, Psychiatry, Pulmonology and Urgent Care.

AdventHealth Medical Group currently employs approximately 150 physicians and Advanced Practice Providers throughout its practices and understands the importance of partnering with physicians and the hospital. AdventHealth Medical Group continues to add specialties needed to support a large primary care base.

9100 West 74th Street   •  
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66204   •  
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