Emergency Medicine Hospital Based job located in West Virginia
Emergency Medicine Physician
St. Mary's Medical Center
St. Mary's Medical Center (SMMC) is the largest medical facility in Huntington and at 393 beds, is among the largest healthcare facilities in West Virginia. St. Mary's Emergency Services is a 45-bed unit that features a designated Level II Trauma Center, triage, Express Care and private patient care rooms. Two dedicated radiology exam rooms and a CT scanner are also located in the department to provide immediate access to services. St. Mary's also has a free-standing Emergency Services department in Ironton, Ohio.
- West Virginia Medical License
- DEA License with West Virginia registration
- Board Certified or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine or Primary Care
- Current ACLS and PALS certifications
About the Community:
The city of Huntington is located in western West Virginia and is the county seat of Cabell County. The downtown is a draw for shopping, dining and entertainment. The streets are alive with people walking from venue to venue or taking advantage of a newly-created bike path. Year-round, a variety of festivals and special events draw crowds to Pullman Square, the Big Sandy Superstore Arena and historic Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.
Physicians are independent contractors and are given base rates with the opportunity to earn productivity pay at specific sites. VEP provides independent contractors with flexible schedules, and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage. Physicians also enjoy the benefit of becoming a shareholder after 150 hours worked which allows them to be actively involved in the governance of the company. Shareholders have the option of participating in VEP's 401(k) plan and short-term & long-term disability plans.