Raleigh General Hospital is seeking an orthopedic surgeon to join an established employed practice in Beckley, WV. The practice will be conveniently located across the street from the hospital affording easy patient access to a variety of diagnostic ancillary services. The growing demand for orthopedic services within the community is commonly associated with the aging population, recreational and sports-related accidents, and blunt force trauma from ATV and motor vehicular accidents. Exceptional opportunity to grow busy practice quickly performing total joints in addition to the bread and butter cases. Call coverage is 1:3.
An 18 million dollar OR renovation includes latest equipment and spacious rooms (8 OR's) with blocked time available. The hospital is a full service acute care facility with all specialties offered with the exception of neurosurgery, transplant surgery and open-heart surgery.
There is a robust hospitalists program that has been in place for 8 years with 6 hospitalists. Raleigh General is one of the busiest level III trauma centers in the country with about 50,000 ED visits per year.
Raleigh General Hospital, southern West Virginia’s leading medical center, has served the city of Beckley and surrounding counties since 1921. The hospital offers a full range of services including Trauma, OB, Advanced Imaging Services, Lithotripsy, Cardiac Catheterization, Oncology, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. Additionally, we offer the following surgical services: General, Orthopedic, Vascular, Spinal, Gyn, ENT and Podiatric.
Each year, the hospital admits 12,000 patients, delivers 1,650 babies and treats nearly 50,000 people in its Emergency Department. Approximately 6,000 inpatient surgeries, 7,300 outpatient surgeries and 6,000 endoscopies are performed annually.
Other services include a Comprehensive Community Education Program, Partners in Education, Senior Friends Program, Health Focus Seminars, Life Skills (Diabetes) Support Groups and Childbirth Classes.