TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to lead our emergency department team as the Medical Director at Wythe County Community Hospital, Wytheville, Virginia. We ask that you be board certified in Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine or Family Medicine with administrative experience. This low to medium level-acuity, 104-bed hospital features a 14-bed ED with an annual patient volume of 17,500, and 24 hours of daily physician coverage and 10 hours of daily advanced practice clinician coverage. Travel reimbursement is offered for candidates that qualify. This ED's EMR is Medhost, and has a 7 to 8% admission rate. Join the LifePoint team through TeamHealth and become a part of one of our nation’s leading healthcare organizations specializing in Emergency Medicine. In 2016, Wythe was awarded the High Five Award for excellence across all aspects of the hospital’s operations.
- Student loan repayment available or a lucrative sign-on bonus
- Flexible scheduling
- Relocation incentives offered
- Paid travel offered
- Independent contractor status
- Paid professional liability insurance
- Realize your career potential by growing into local, regional and national leadership roles
Community-focused care in a LifePoint facility
Wythe County Community Hospital (WCCH) is a 100-bed acute-care hospital and LifePoint Health facility. WCHH provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient care services to Wytheville and the surrounding region. In 2016, WCHH was one of four LifePoint facilities to be awarded the High Five Award for excellence across all aspects of the hospital's operations.
A beautiful community nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia, the city of Wytheville combines small-town friendliness and outdoor living with easy access to several nearby major metropolitan areas. As the county seat of Wythe County, Wytheville abounds with restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Within a two-hour drive of Wytheville, you will find plenty of opportunities for sporting events, concerts, fine dining, and cultural events in Roanoke, Virginia; Bristol and Kingsport, Tennessee; and Winston-Salem, North Carolina. History buffs will enjoy the many historical sites of the city, including Rock House Museum, Thomas J. Boyd Museum, Wytheville Heritage Museum, and the Stephen F. Austin Memorial. For entertainment, take in the Chautaugua Festival and the state-of-the-art, German-themed Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre. Sponsored by the Wythe Arts Council, the festival is an annual source of entertainment, enjoyment, and education with arts, crafts, music, hot air ballooning, magic, drama, dance, and nightly entertainment. Educational opportunities are available through Wytheville Community College and a satellite location of Old Dominion University.