600 W. Ridge Road Roanoke, VA 24001
Hospital is looking for a BC/BE Pediatrician to join an established and well-respected rural pediatric practice with two existing Pediatricians in Southwest Virginia. This is an opportunity to build your own patient base and provide continuity of care from birth to adolescence while surrounded in a relaxed environment. The two Pediatricians in the practice have backgrounds in child psychology as well as many other pediatric interests including breastfeeding, sports medicine, and developmental pediatrics. The independent practice is located on hospital grounds, so it is very convenient when needed to go to hospital to see patients. There are light hospital call duties, but no practice call and the hospital operates a Level 1 nursery. It is preferred if candidate has experience performing circumcisions and minor surgeries in the clinic.
The position has a competitive compensation package that includes a sign-on bonus and full benefits package.
Facility - Serves 2 counties - Located close to 2 Interstates so there are lots of travelers - Sees 15, 000 patients in the ED a year - Expanding from 7-13 ED rooms
Location - Abundant choices for restaurants, shopping and entertainment - Within 2 hours or less you can reach: Roanoke, VA; Bristol-Kingsport, TN; Winston-Salem, NC - Town is rich with history and historical sites - Located in the mountains, it offers lakes and National Forests which provide excellent options for outdoor activities - Low unemployment - Safe, family town - Crime is 37% below the national average - No traffic - Affordable housing