Location:An “All- America City” and recognized as a “Most Livable Place to Live,” this area is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The region boasts a long history of craftsmanship, and is perhaps best known as one of the top producing furniture communities in the nation. Dotted with quaint downtowns that boast shopping, dining and recreation options, the region is becoming known for its growing number of vineyards and as a progressive and forward-thinking community that is investing $40 million to create greenspaces, including a Riverwalk, for residents and visitors to enjoy. The schools are well regarded and include a range of educational options. Lenoir-Rhyne University is located in Hickory, and other universities nearby include Appalachian State University, Davidson, Wake Forest University, UNC-Asheville, UNC-Charlotte, and Gardner-Webb University.
Facility: A 350 plus-bed acute care hospital and comprehensive healthcare system
Opportunity: This is an opening for a BC/BE Pulmonary /Critical Care physician. The is a full time, hospital employed position with a mix of ICU and outpatient clinic. The position consists of ICU coverage, hospital pulmonary consults, as well as clinic time. The nocturnist with the hospitalist team is responsible for night call. Join a well respected group practice in beautiful western North Carolina!
Compensation: Strong compensation package and full comprehensive benefits.