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AMSURG CORP filed this Form 10-12G on 03/11/1997
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                                                                    EXHIBIT 10.9

                          FORM OF EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT

         THIS AGREEMENT, entered into this ___ day of _____________, 1997, by
and between AmSurg Corp., a Tennessee corporation with its principal place of
business at One Burton Hills Boulevard, Nashville, Tennessee 37215 ("Company")
and ________________________ ("Officer");


         1.      EMPLOYMENT.  The Company employs Officer and Officer hereby
accepts employment under the terms and conditions hereinafter set forth.

         2.      DUTIES.  Officer is engaged as ____________________________ of
the Company.  Her powers and duties in that capacity shall be those normally
associated with the positions of ____________________________.  During the term
of this Agreement, Officer shall also serve without additional compensation in
such other offices of the Company to which she may be elected or appointed by
the Board of Directors.

         3.      TERM.  Subject to provisions of termination as hereinafter
provided, the initial term of Officer's employment under this Agreement shall
begin on July 1, 1996, and shall terminate on July 1, 1997.  On each annual
anniversary date of this Agreement, unless the Company notifies Officer that
her employment under this Agreement will not be extended, her employment under
this Agreement shall automatically be extended for a one (1) year period on the
same terms and conditions
 as are set forth herein; provided, however, that the
term of this Agreement shall not be automatically extended after Officer
reaches age sixty-five (65).

         If the Company elects not to extend Officer's employment under this
Agreement, it shall do so by notifying Officer in writing not less than sixty
(60) days prior to the applicable anniversary date of this Agreement.  If the
Company does not elect to extend Officer's employment under this Agreement
prior to the date Officer reaches age sixty-five (65) other than for cause,
Officer shall be considered to have been terminated without just cause upon the
expiration of her employment, and Officer will receive the payments and
benefits set forth in Section 8 hereof.

         4.      COMPENSATION.  For all duties rendered by Officer, the Company
shall pay Officer a minimum salary of $_____________per year, payable in equal
monthly installments at the end of each month.  In addition thereto, commencing
July 1, 1997 the salary of Officer shall be increased and adjusted upward,
based upon any increase in the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and
Clerical Workers, U. S. All City Average Report, of the U. S. Bureau of Labor
Statistics (the "Consumer Price Index") or such index fulfilling the same or
similar purpose in the event the Consumer Price Index is no longer maintained
(the Consumer Price Index or such other index, the "Cost of Living Index").
The base month shall be July 1996.  Such increase shall not be made retroactive
for the first year, but commencing July 1, 1997, such increase shall be made,
no more frequently than annually, based upon any such increase in the Cost of
Living Index.  In determining the adjustment annually, the base figures for
computation shall be the amount of $_________ plus all annual cost of living
adjustments previously made.  In addition thereto, each year beginning July