Job ID: 289180528  |  Last Updated: 4/22/2015

EM Physician - Norton Community Hospital - Norton, Virginia

Norton Community Hospital
Norton, VA
Applicant Contact
Ryan Smith
Recruiting Consultant
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

We are currently seeking qualified full-time Emergency Physicians for the Emergency
Department at Norton Community Hospital, located in Norton, Virginia.

Physicians who take advantage of this Emergency Medicine opportunity will enjoy
competitive compensation, local physician leadership, flexible scheduling, occurrence-based malpractice coverage, complimentary online CME and freedom from non-competes.
Norton Community Hospital (NCH) is an Appalachian-area facility that provides unequivocal healthcare services to residents of Norton Virginia, as well as other communities throughout Southwest Virginia and Southeast Kentucky. Established in 1949, NCH is the coalfield region's largest facility; this acute care hospital includes 129 beds.

NCH operates several primary care clinics throughout the region. It was Virginia's first AOA-accredited teaching facility and is utilized by internal medicine residents.

The hospital's 24-hour laboratory offers extensive services, including hematology, serology, microbiology, and more. NCH also offers inpatient and outpatient pharmacies.

The emergency department offers modern technology and private, comfortable rooms, treating nearly 19,000 ER patients per year.

Beautiful fall foliage, snowy winter scenery, and sparkling lakes and streams make Norton, Virginia, a beautiful place to call home any time of year. At Powell Valley Overlook and the Flag Rock Recreation Area, Norton residents enjoy breath-taking mountaintop views of several states.

Norton is located in Wise County, the setting for the Jefferson National Forest, where outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the fall colors or summer-time greenery while hiking, biking, hunting, and fishing. During the winter, this Appalachian forest is perfect for cross-country skiing.

Several colleges, museums, and libraries are also located throughout Wise County. From the Southwest Virginia Museum to outdoor drama performances and public art displays, Wise County offers a richly unique cultural setting.

Norton also offers a diverse economy and an excellent educational system.

All physicians are partners of Appalachian Emergency Physicians, LLP, a registered limited liability partnership. Physician partners are eligible for health, optical, and dental insurance at group rates. Physicians have the option to participate in a 401(k) plan, as well as life and disability insurance at group rates. Candidates must be board-eligible in
Emergency Medicine or a Primary Care Specialty with Emergency Medicine experience.

Emergency Consultants is an ECI Healthcare Partner providing management and administrative support to limited liability partnership clients. It is not a direct provider of medical care services.

Contact Information
Ryan Smith
Recruiting Consultant
Emergency Consultants, Inc.

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