WVU Medicine seeks a board certified/board eligible Emergency Medicine Physician to join the faculty practice in Elkins, WV at the rank of Instructor, with the option to be an Independent Contractor. Practice community emergency medicine, with the right people, for the right reasons. Competitive private practice compensation anchored to an academic department.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited Emergency Medicine residency program by the time of appointment. Enjoy all the benefits of private practice schedule and salary while being anchored to a tertiary care academic medical center.
The emergency department at Davis Memorial sees approximately 29,000 visits per year with a combination of double coverage ED physician as well as advanced practice provider coverage. Planning is currently underway for a new emergency department.
Davis Memorial Hospital provides a continuum of care that includes acute care, emergency department services, advanced imaging capabilities, extensive laboratory services, therapy and rehabilitation, pain management, cancer center, a birthing center, orthopaedic and general surgical services as well as family practice.
Widely recognized for its beautiful scenery and colorful four seasons, Elkins is a gateway community into West Virginia’s mountain playground and was recently named a top mountain biking destination in the country. Elkins, a charming community of 20,000 situated in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains, offers a modest cost of living, good schools and one of the nation’s safest communities.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 600-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.