WVU School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine seeks a board-certified internal medicine physician to serve as the Hospital Medicine Section Chief at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. This is a new position, created due to growth. The Hospital Medicine Chief will be responsible for ensuring quality, shift coverage, program strategy, development and leadership of the hospitalist service with approximately 25% of time spent in administrative duties and 75% in hospitalist duties. Qualified applicants should have at least three years experience as an attending physician. Physicians with experience in inpatient medicine in an academic environment are encouraged to apply. Applicants that are ABIM board certified in Internal Medicine with a focused practice in hospital medicine will be viewed favorably.
U.S. News & World Report ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last two years. WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Healthcare has also broken ground on a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services.
Forbes recently ranked Morgantown as one of the Best Small Metros in America. Our area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/medicine/ .
Interested candidate should submit a detailed curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Laura Blake, Director of Physician Recruitment, at firstname.lastname@example.org . Position will remain open until filled.
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