United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV seeks pulmonary/critical care physicians to join a newly developing hospital practice. Applicants must be board certified/board eligible in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine. Ideal candidates will possess excellent interpersonal, diagnostic and clinical skills. Sleep Medicine training is welcome, but not required.
Practice Opportunity Details:
Non-profit, 300 bed new hospital facility
20 Bed ICU with 1:3 Call
Exceptionally competitive compensation plan and excellent benefits
Loan repayment available
This is a great opportunity to take part in developing a new hospital practice to provide full intensivist coverage to our ICU and work with a highly experienced and dedicated staff in addition to building an outpatient practice. ICU call will be shared with one private practice provider and will begin at 1:3 with a long term plan to recruit a third into the hospital group to move ICU call to 1:4 within the next three years.
Bridgeport, WV is a growing professional community in the heart of North Central West Virginia. Home to government and private enterprises such as the FBI, oil and gas, aerospace and health care, it is an economically strong and vibrant community. Located just under 2 hours south of Pittsburgh, PA and within easy driving distance or several mid-Atlantic and Midwest cities, Bridgeport offers residents the best of small town America with top ranked public schools and access to incredible recreational opportunities. For additional information and an online listing, please visit http://www.uhcwv.org/physician.php.
We are an EOE/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability, veteran status or other protected status
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UHC is the heart of the North Central West Virginia community. Our Vision is to put every patient first, to take health and healing beyond the boundaries of imaginations so that we truly can create a patient experience that is second to none.
To better serve our community, a new hospital was built in 2010. The 692,000 square foot structur...e rises eight stories. It is designed around the environment with the patient, family, staff and community in mind—which includes enhanced patient privacy, a high level of technology integration and improved access to care. The acute care facility has 292 private inpatient rooms and 24 observation rooms and 180 active primary care and specialty physicians on the medical staff.
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