Twin County Regional Hospital is seeking a fourth BC/BE Pediatrician to join their established group in Galax, Virginia. This is a hospital employed position and the physician should expect to see 20-25 patients per day given the significant need in the community. Clinic hours are 8:30am-5pm; Monday-Friday and the physician would have one weekday off per week due to call. Attendance at c-sections will be required, as well as rounding on newborns. However, the pediatrician will not be required to attend deliveries. There is an excellent compensation package that may include: Base salary + wRVU production incentive, Quality bonus, CME allowance, Sign-on bonus, Medical debt assistance, Relocation allowance, Residency stipend, Medical director stipend, Health benefits + Retirement plan – Marketing + Practice growth assistance. Twin County is part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare and offers unique opportunities for professional development and places quality at the forefront in all that it does. Galax, the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains, is known for its bluegrass music, tradition, recreation, and scenic beauty. Galax and the surrounding areas have an abundance of natural beauty and outdoor recreational activities, including hiking, kayaking, fishing, and hunting at New River Trail State Park and the New River! You can surround yourself in the beauty that Southwest Virginia provides while being only 1.5 hours from Winston-Salem, NC; Roanoke, VA; and Bristol, TN and 5 hours from Myrtle Beach, SC!
Welcome to Galax, the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains, known for its bluegrass music, tradition, recreation and scenic beauty.
Twin County Regional Healthcare is part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare and has been the region's healthcare leader since 1973. It provides a wide array of inpatient and outpatient services at its acute care hospital and through its various physician practices.
The CommunityGalax features a small town atmosphere with easy access to larger metropolitan areas. While cherishing its traditions, it looks forward to an even more prosperous future. Here, you will discover an area of extraordinary beauty and natural resources, enriched with a human spirit that is unparalleled. Residents enjoy ready access to many outdoor recreational activities, including everything from hiking the Appalachian Trail and canoeing the New River to biking the New River Trail and hunting and fishing in nearby state parks and national forests. The Twin Counties are home to native trout streams, rare wild flowers, natural white pine forests and unsurpassed views.
The region boasts a progressive, well-rounded program of educational opportunities for students, and a number of colleges and universities are close by. Residents also enjoy a robust cultural scene. Chestnut Creek School of the Arts provides classes in music, literature, visual arts and culinary arts for all ages and skill levels year-round. The Blue Ridge Music Center includes an outdoor amphitheater and indoor interpretive center to highlight the music and musicians of the Blue Ridge. And the 475-seat, historic Rex Theater is home to a live "Blueridge Backroads" radio show and regularly scheduled live performances.