Job ID: 289860018
Last Updated: 6/8/2020
OB/GYN for FQHC close to Raleigh, NC and Norfolk, VA
NC Department of Health & Human Services
Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) is seeking an OB/GYN committed to providing excellent quality health care at our Rural Health Group (RHG) Family and Womens Health location in Roanoke Rapids, NC. Office is located next to Vidant North Hospital (f/k/a Halifax Regional Medical Center) where OB/GYNs have privileges. Loan Repayment possible.
RHG is a 501(c)3 private corporation with a patient-majority board of directors
SCHEDULE: OB/GYNs have one day/week surgery, the rest in outpatient clinic, with 4 hours of designated administrative time per week. 25-35 patients per provider per day in the outpatient clinic.
The mix of patients (OB vs GYN) fluctuates based on demand/referrals. Deliveries are approx. 25/month for the group. GYN procedures vary based on referrals patients accepted from internal and external providers. Clinic days are allocated for GYN. Procedure appointments are 30 60 minutes.
This is a rural, underserved community with a number of high risk patients for both OB and GYN
CALL: 1:2 weekdays & 1:3 or 1:4 weekends with contracted OB/GYN covering one weekend/month; the other OB in town sometimes covers a weekend. We hope (but cant guarantee) to extend call to 1:3 weekdays.
TEAM: Current OB/GYN (Dept. director) + open OB/GYN spot, LCSW-A, RNs/LPNs/CMAs, sonographer, RN Clinical Practice Manager, operations Practice Manager, front desk & billing staff
Board certification (or board-eligible if resident) and BLS required; ACLS and NRP preferred
Robotics: We do not have DaVinci
EMR: RHG uses eClinicalWorks, hospital uses Meditech
Previous OB/GYN moved for different type of position with different shift schedule
Full-time, salaried employed position (not RVU-based)
In addition to competitive salary & benefits, we offer:
Signing bonus and relocation (for providers not already living within commuting distance)
Annual CME allowance up to $3000 & up to 5 days
Malpractice insurance through Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) coverage
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Closed on most major holidays
403(b) retirement plan, employer contribution starts at 2 years
Professional fees and dues are reimbursed.
RHG is a FQHC Center dedicated to serving the regions underserved through:
12 family practice medical offices, OB/GYN office, pediatrics office, School Based Health Center program
3 dental offices
3 in-house pharmacies and 340b pharmacy services
Integrated Behavioral Health - Psychologists and LCSWs
Case Managers and Care Managers
Community-Based Outreach Programs
We seek individuals committed to a rural practice with the desire to establish roots in the community. Our Providers include: Family Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, OB/GYNs, Dentists, Clinical Pharmacists, Psychologists, and Licensed Clinical Social Workers.
As a Community Health Center, we see everyone - those with NC Medicaid, NC Health Choice, private insurance, and the uninsured.
RHGs service area is centrally located on I-95 and I-85 in northeastern North Carolina. We are in a scenic rural area with a reasonable cost of living and easy access to:
2 hours or less: Raleigh/Durham/ Chapel Hill/Research Triangle Park (RTP), Greenville NC, Richmond/Petersburg VA
2-4 hours: NCs Outer Banks, Virginia Beach/Norfolk VA, Greensboro NC, Winston-Salem NC, Washington DC, Charlotte NC
4-6 hours: Asheville NC, Myrtle Beach SC, C
Vacation: Paid Time Off (PTO) program
CME: up to $3000 and up to 40 hours/year
Signing Bonus: Yes
Relocation Paid: Yes
Call Coverage: Yes
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