Pulmonary/Critical Care Physician Needed - Blacksburg, VA
LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is establishing a new practice of Pulmonary/Critical Care medicine. Large patient base exists due to retirement of physician in community along with shortage of specialists in area. The right candidate will have the option of hospital employment or financialsupport to establish a new, independent practice. Sign-on bonus and relocation packages are available. Candidates interested in practicing with HCA are eligible to apply for the HCA Stipend Program which provides financialsupport during completion of residency/fellowship. The hospital has a ten bed ICU, well-established Hospitalist program and a GME program offering residencies in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and Dermatology. Teaching options are also available with the local medical school. This is an opportunity to help establish a pulmonary/critical care program with active involvement with establishing evidence-based protocols and policies around critical care medicine. Combined position of inpatient and outpatient care.
Blacksburg is a thriving and growing university town. The town was recently recognized as the number one town in the US to raise children and the top mid-size town in the Mid-Atlantic to practice medicine. Cultural, sporting and outdoor activities are readily available.