Family Practice Program Director Needed
Family Practice wo OB
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LewisGale Hospital-Montgomery, Blacksburg, VA
As one of the four partnering facilities that make up LewisGale Regional Health System, LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is a fully JCAHO-accredited general acute-care center providing medical, surgical, obstetrical, pediatric, emergency, orthopaedic and outpatient services. With 146 beds, LGHM offers comprehensive healthcare for southwest Virginia and is enriched by the financial, technical and professional resources of HCA, the largest non-government hospital organization in the nation. Our mission is to provide patients with personalized treatment and high quality, compassionate care. LewisGale Hospital Montgomery stands among only 5 of all U.S. hospitals to receive Magnet status, the nation’s highest recognition of nursing excellence. Additionally, LGHM’s Emergency Department is a Level III Trauma Center as well as an Accredited Chest Pain Center. The facility also benefits from a free-standing outpatient Imaging Center which features a 64 slice CT, short-bore MRI, cardiac angiography and breast MRI. Surgical services offers a DaVinci Robot.
LEWISGALE HOSPITAL MONTGOMERY is located in Blacksburg, Virginia, a vibrant scenic area nestled in the mountains of southwest Virginia. Home to Virginia Tech, The Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the VT Corporate Research Center the area offers exceptional educational, sporting, and cultural amenities. In 2012, Businessweek named it a "Best Place in the U.S. to Raise Kids," citing excellent schools, affordable living, and a low crime rate. Southern Living dubbed it one of the best college towns in the South, and Sperling's Best Places ranks it eighth on its list of Emerging Metro Areas. Roanoke, which has an airport, is about 45 minutes away. Blacksburg's population is young -- roughly one half are students -- and one third of the town's households have children.
Job SummaryLEWISGALE HOSPITAL MONTGOMERY is seeking a Program Director for our established Family Medicine Resident Program. The Family Medicine Residency, established in 2008, supports 18 residents. The program is based in a large clinic connected to the hospital. The role will receive all benefits of an HCA employed physician include 401K stock purchase plan, PTO, CME, etc. the Program Director position affords the opportunity to direct the program as we move into the ACMGE accreditation system. The compensation package is very competitive. In addition, there are faculty appointment and teaching opportunities with the Edward Via College Of Osteopathic Medicine in Blacksburg.
Candidates must have strong team building skills and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Additional characteristics of qualified applicants include adaptability, creativity, personable characteristics as well as enthusiasm for teaching and quality patient care.