Seeking Physician: Orthopaedic Surgeon to Practice in Beautiful Southern West Virginia
Hospital Employment or Join private group. Area is underserved for Orthopedic Surgery. Very open to fellows (except Total Joints). Did 6,600 surgeries in 2010. Hospital has recently secured committment of one Orthopedist to start in May 2012. Hospital is still seeking an additional Orthopedist for late 2012 or 2013.Potential call schedule 1 in 3. Competitive financial package to include salary, nice benefits, and potential for signing/commencement bonus, tenure bonuses, medical education debt assistance and monthly stipend while finishing residency/fellowship.
The hospital is the leader in quality health care for southern West Virginia and southwestern Virginia offering the community a range of advanced services. The staff of more than 125 physicians represent nearly every medical specialty, from pediatrics and emergency medicine to neurology and plastic surgery.
Modern facilities and advanced technology make the medical center the region's source for quality care.
The area is a beautiful, mountainous community, straddling the borders of West Virginia and Virginia. Here the small town feeling mixes with progressive business, excellent medical, educational and cultural facilities and thriving industry to create an ideal place to live, work, raise a family and retire. The Community Center is a beehive of activity providing the young, the old and the infirmed with a place to socialize or exercise; and the Mountain Overlook affords visitors a breath-taking view of the area during any of its four colorful seasons. Tops among the Chamber's regular attractions is the biennial Coal Show which has been recognized as the best show of its kind in the U.S. Other popular sponsorships include the Better Living Show and the annual Mountain Festival. These sponsorships bring visitors from far and wide, and keep the area as the hub for activities in the multi-state region.
Please only apply if you are a physician!
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