VA #1129P: Beautiful Community, Day Hospitalist
Modern >100 bed not-for-profit hospital built in 2011 seeking Hospitalist for stable, but growing Hospitalist group. Average census for the program ranges from 40-75. ICU and short term vent management are required, while central lines are optional. Specialty backup is exceptional, including Interventional Cardiology, Intensivists, and multiple surgical specialties.
As part of a not-for-profit healthcare system covering parts of NC, TN & VA, our hospital provides excellent care in a modern facility. Specialty backup includes Critical Care and Interventional Cardiology. Patients with greater needs than our facility can provide are easily transferred to one of our system’s tertiary care hospitals <30 minutes away.
Hospitalists provide ICU coverage and short term vent management (with Intensivist backup), but all other procedures are optional. Our ideal candidate would be a Board Certified or Eligible Internist, FP or MedPed with Hospitalist or similar inpatient experience, or recent training. Sorry, but we do not qualify for H1 Cap exemption or J1 waiver sponsorship.
Our community is located in a beautiful part of southwest VA, nestled among the Blue Ridge Mountains and just off the interstate. Local folks have access to SEC and ACC sporting events in Knoxville, TN and Blacksburg, VA, both within 2 hours. Our 4 season climate provides beautiful spring and fall seasons, with moderate winters and summers. Outdoor recreation options abound, including camping, golf, hiking, kayaking, snow-skiing and youth sports. Affordability of housing is a definite advantage, and there is a variety from historical to suburban. For families with special educational or spousal career needs, a mid-major metro area is <30 minutes away.
- Job Type: Permanent Opportunity
- Location: Virginia
- Job Number: VA #1129P
- Salary: Hospital employment with documented potential >$300K, plus great benefits, a signing bonus, relocation assistance and bonuses for quality. Loan assistance is also available.