Acute Care Emergency General Surgeon with Limited amount of Level 1 Trauma call Available at our adjacent level one Trauma Cente

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Charleston Area Medical Center
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Charleston, West Virginia
recency icon Posted 08-31-2023

Job Description

The Charleston Area Medical Center Institute for Academic Medicine is seeking two general surgeons with fellowship training in Surgical Critical Care for full-time positions in the Department of Surgery. The successful candidates will provide acute care daytime emergency general surgery (EGS) coverage at CAMC Memorial Hospital. This will consist of a rotating schedule of one week of emergency general surgery coverage and one week of surgical critical care coverage. The EGS/consult coverage would be Monday-Friday from 7am-4pm. Night call expectation is three to four nights a month and is shared equally among the other general surgeons in the facility, with weekend call coverage of 1:7 to 1:8. No inhouse call is required. Limited amount of Level 1 Trauma call is available at our adjacent level one trauma center. Job Requirements by the time of appointment are:MD, DO degree or foreign equivalent degree from an accredited programBoard certification or board eligibility by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and board certification or board eligibility in trauma/surgical critical care preferred. Eligible for WV Medical LicenseBenefits include:Excellent benefits packageSalary commensurate with qualifications and experienceVibrant communitySuperb family environmentUnsurpassed recreational activitiesOutstanding school systemsThe Charleston Area Medical Center (CAMC) is a 1,103-bed regional referral center made up of six hospitals CAMC General Hospital, CAMC Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, CAMC Memorial Hospital, CAMC Plateau Medical Center, CAMC Teays Valley Hospital and CAMC Women and Children s Hospital, the CAMC Institute for Academic Medicine and the CAMC Foundation. Nearly 900 physicians have admitting privileges at CAMC, which is also West Virginia's premiere medical teaching facility, hosting, on any given day, more than 800 students in programs leading to degrees or certifications in health professions. We serve a primary and secondary service area of 12 counties with a population of over 560,000 (approximately 30% of the total population of the state). Charleston is the state capital and largest city in the state. We are proud of our diverse population, amazing outdoor activities, and excellent schools. We are centrally located to numerous major metropolitan areas in North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, DC. In addition, Charleston offers a downtown district filled with eclectic galleries, chic boutiques, and unique restaurants, breweries, and distilleries. Come see what our family-oriented community can offer you in terms of quality of life!