TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our emergency department team at Wythe County Community Hospital in Wytheville, Virginia. A LifePoint Health facility, Wythe County Community Hospital is home to a 14-bed ED with an annual patient volume of 19,821 and low to medium acuity. This position features an excellent compensation package, relocation assistance, flexible scheduling, and independent contractor status. We ask that you be board certified in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, or Internal Medicine with significant Emergency Medicine experience to apply. In addition, current ATLS, ACLS, and PALS certification is required.
- Excellent compensation package
- Sign-on bonus and relocation assistance offered
- Flexible scheduling
- Independent contractor status
- EMR is Medhost
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.