MD / Surgery - Orthopedics Job in Wytheville, Virginia / Permanent

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MD / Surgery - Orthopedics Job in Wytheville, Virginia / Permanent
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Physician / Orthopedic Surgeon / Wythville, VA

Orthopaedic Surgeon needed in Wytheville, Virginia.

Staff: Currently: 1 physician; 1 receptionist; 1 nurse.

Hospital Call - 1:3 - 10 days of call; additional days are paid.

licensed beds- Community Hospital

8AM 5PM Monday through Friday.

Strategic Plan includes development of a Center of Excellence in Orthopedics.

A remarkable opportunity for a full-time orthopedic surgeon to join an existing practice.

General orthopedics will be the foundation for this practice with an emphasis on joint replacement.

Fellowship in sports medicine, hand surgery, etc. is a plus.

Plan to see 25-30 patients per day with a call schedule of 1:3 (10 days with additional days paid).

Block OR scheduling for surgical days 3 large operating rooms and 1 minor procedure room.

Anesthesia coverage by 1 MD and 4 CRNAs.

Hospitalist program in place.

Practice in one hospital in either an employment or income guarantee arrangement.

Competitive compensation (MGMA) with student loan repayment, stipend for last year fellows, relocation assistance and sign on bonus potential for the desired candidate.

Providers average seeing 25-30 patients a day.

The new physician should expect to see 15 initially and expect to grow to 25-30.

Hospital is a 100-bed acute care hospital that serves the residents of Wythe and Bland counties, and is fully accredited by Joint Commission.

The hospital is located at the intersection of Interstates 77 and 81 in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in the southwest region of Virginia.

The Hospital was recognized in August 2013 as one of the top hospitals in Virginia for quality surgical outcomes, using Medicare claims data.

The hospital also received the LifePoint Health 2012 High Five Award for demonstrating excellence in health care delivery.

The High Five Award is the highest honor awarded annually to a select few of LifePoint s 60 hospitals, recognizing extraordinary achievement in demonstrating the Company s High Five guiding principles:

*Delivering compassionate, high quality patient care

*Supporting physicians

*Creating excellent workplaces for employees

*Strengthening the hospital s role in the community

*Ensuring fiscal responsibility

The Hospital has a state-of-the-art emergency department where it cares for approximately 17,000+ patients per year.

The hospital has a 6- bed ICU, 3 large operating rooms and 1 minor procedure room, in-house MRI and 16 slice CT, MD & CRNA anesthesia.

Services include surgery, extended care, intensive care, hospitalist program, radiology, lab, Women's Center, rehab services (including a pain management center staffed by board certified pain/anesthesia physician), home care, palliative care, occupational medicine, and pastoral care.


Wytheville, Virginia - Southern Virginia, 66 miles from Roanoke, Virginia community of 94K in population and 92 miles from Greensboro, North Carolina population of 223K. County population of 29,000.

As the county seat we offer an abundance of restaurants, shopping and entertainment. .Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, we offer outdoor enthusiasts with opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, fishing and hunting.

Booming community with diversified clean industry and a very low unemployment rate of <8%. Safe, family oriented community with a crime rate 37% below national average. No traffic, affordable housing. The public school system in the area is excellent. The County School Board operates thirteen schools for approximately 4,400 students. There are six elementary schools (PreK-5), three middle schools (6-8), three secondary schools (9-12), and a vocational technology center, most accredited by the Virginia Department of Education and all accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. There are also 2 faith-based private schools within the community.

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