Emergency Medicine

Wythe County Community Hospital, LifePoint Health facility, is looking for an emergency medicine physician who enjoys quality of life and a great work environment.  Our facility is a 100 bed hospital located in a desirable location within the Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia.  Wytheville is located only one hour and fifteen minutes from Roanoke, VA and Winston-Salem, NC, with great access to Interstates 77 & 81.  

About the position:

  • ED volume -- 20,000 with 7% admission rate
  • Patient acuity level -- low to medium 
  • 14 bed modern emergency department
  • 24 hour physician coverage and 10 hour mid-level coverage
  • Number of shifts available are designated by preference and contract terms.
  • EMR  utilized is Medhost
  • Malpractice and Tail coverage provided
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center 

Qualifications/Education/Experience

  • Full time board certified or board eligible emergency medicine, family medicine or internal medicine physician
  • ATLS, ACLS and PALS required

Salary/Benefits

  • Competitive base salary/benefits
  • Sign on Bonus, student loan repayment and relocation assistance are negotiable

About the practice

  • Currently 3 physicians, 2 mid-levels

About the hospital

Wythe County Community Hospital, (a LifePoint Health facility) is a 100 bed hospital located in the desirable Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia.  A Chest Pain Accredited Emergency Department is available for emergency needs around the clock.  We offer everything from a robust hospitalist program to primary care, pediatrics to internal medicine, and surgical services to rehabilitation therapies. 

Living in Wytheville, VA

The community is a great fit for the person loving the great outdoors and enjoys the beauty of the mountains, rivers, lakes and streams. This safe, friendly community is a great place to raise a family, yet close enough to larger cities for sporting events, the arts, and fine dining via the two interstates passing through the area. Experience "The Good Life" and enjoy work and life balance in southwest Virginia.