An established practice within the Carilion Clinic family has an excellent employed opportunity for a Wound Care Physician to join an already successful team and practice. This is an outpatient practice located in Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital which is also home to Jefferson College of Health Sciences and Radford University. Outpatient Specialty Wound Care services have been offered within the practice for the last 15 years. Typical hours are Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm, with no call. The Wound Care Physician will work with a team of 8 that includes dedicated Physicians, Podiatrists, a Plastic Surgeon ranging from full-time to part-time. In addition, a Physician from Carilion Inpatient Wound Care floats to provide additional coverage. This practice offers the full continuum of care through our medical home model. In addition to enjoying a weekday position with no call required you will be able to work with a dedicated team of Wound Care specialists from administrative to clinical, a staff that sees the patient as part of the team and celebrates positive steps and outcomes together. The Wound Care Center has 2 Hyperbaric Chambers and has plans to increase that number. Hyperbarics is about 15% of the position and the vision for the Wound Care Center is to continue to expand to SNFs, our Community Hospital in Christiansburg (30 minutes away), and to expand and build a robust program for our Franklin County Community.
This excellent opportunity is only available due to the expansion of services and a retirement of a long term Wound Care Physician and it offers the ability to enjoy working in a well-established practice with exceptional nursing and support staff that are dedicated to taking care of the needs of the Wound Care Patient. This position includes working in satellite clinics that are within one hour of Roanoke, but only for 1 day a week. Even more this Wound Care Physician Opportunity offers Faculty Appointment to the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and the opportunity for research with the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute.
Qualified candidates can expect an excellent salary and two-tiered bonus program and many other benefits including medical Malpractice and Tail coverage, generous paid time off, a pension plan, savings plans, education benefits, student loan and hire on incentives, and so much more.
Qualified candidates are BE/BC in either Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or General Surgery. Certification in Wound Care Management is preferred with experience and comprehensive knowledge working outpatient, inpatient and in Skilled Nursing Facilities.
Carilion Clinic is the largest not-for-profit integrated health system in Virginia, east of west of Richmond and serves. Carilion includes seven hospitals, 220+ practice locations, and 25 GME programs with 730+ physicians in over 76+ specialties. Carilion is a physician-led, collaborative, interdisciplinary Integrated Healthcare Delivery System with a common philosophy of patient first. In 2007, Carilion partnered with Virginia Tech to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute.
The Roanoke Valley is a metropolitan area of 300,000 people and has been rated consistently among the “best places to live” in the country. This region features exceptional schools, lower cost of living, comparatively less expensive real estate, and abundant outdoor activities on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail, Smith Mountain Lake, and surrounding areas.
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