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Orthopaedic Surgery - Adult Reconstructive Surgery Job in Blacksburg, VA

Orthopaedic Surgeon Needed!

HCA -The Healthcare Company

Blacksburg, VA 24060

This represents an exciting opportunity for an orthopedic surgeon to join a strong base of existing orthopaedic specialists including general, sports medicine, and adult reconstruction.  The ideal candidate will have fellowship training and be willing to practice general orthopedics. The initial focus of this position will be general orthopeadics while growing specialty specific volume.

 

Our Integrated Healthcare Delivery System:  LewisGale Regional Health System includes four hospitals, two cancer centers, and six outpatient centers. Partnering with hundreds of physicians-both independent and employed-we are committed to providing superior, compassionate care and evidence-based medicine. The model has led to continued growth in patient volume and physician satisfaction.

 

Advanced Technology and Outstanding Quality of Care:  LewisGale Hospital Pulaski is a fully accredited general acute care facility.  CMS ranks us among the top in the nation on quality measures for our surgical process improvement, heart failure and pneumonia. We were recognized in 2011 and 2012 as one of the nation’s Top Performers on key quality measures by the Joint Commission. The LGHP Pulaski Center (radiation and medical) serves a large portion of southwest Virginia, is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. We also specialize in cardiac rehab, orthopedics and occupational medicine. 

 

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is a fully accredited general acute care facility.  The hospital is a Magnet Designated Facility for Nursing. The hospital has an accredited Chest Pain Center and is Level III Trauma Center.  Academic opportunities exist within a newly established primary care residency program and with area medical students.

 

THE COMMUNITY: 

Quality of Life in Southwest Virginia:  Blacksburg and Pulaski are located in the New River Valley, nestled in the mountains of southwest Virginia. Area highlights include:

•Outdoor activities include boating and fishing at Claytor Lake and the New River; biking on the New River Trail; and easy access to the Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Jefferson National Forest

•Home to Radford University, Virginia Tech and the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine

•Cultural activities including the new VT Center for the Arts

•Collegiate sporting events

LewisGale Hospital Montgomery3700 South Main StreetBlacksburg, VA 24060

 As one of the four partnering facilities that make up LewisGale Regional Health System, LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is a fully JCAHO-accredited general acute-care center providing medical, surgical, obstetrical, pediatric, emergency, orthpaedic and outpatient services.  With 146 beds, LGHM offers comprehensive healthcare for southwest Virginia and is enriched by the financial, technical and professional resources of HCA, the largest non-government hospital organization in the nation.  Our mission is to provide patients with personalized treatment and high quality, compassionate care.  LewisGale Hospital Montgomery stands among only 5% of all U.S. hospitals to receive Magnet status, the nation’s highest recognition of nursing excellence.  Additionally, LGHM’s Emergency Department is a Level III Trauma Center as well as an Accredited Chest Pain Center.  The facility also benefits from a free-standing outpatient Imaging Center which features a 64 slice CT, short-bore MRI, cardiac angiography and breast MRI.

 

As one of the four partnering facilities that make up LewisGale Regional Health System, LewisGale Hospital Montgomery is a fully JCAHO-accredited general acute-care center providing medical, surgical, obstetrical, pediatric, emergency, orthpaedic and outpatient services.  With 146 beds, LGHM offers comprehensive healthcare for southwest Virginia and is enriched by the financial, technical and professional resources of HCA, the largest non-government hospital organization in the nation.  Our mission is to provide patients with personalized treatment and high quality, compassionate care.  LewisGale Hospital Montgomery stands among only 5 of all U.S. hospitals to receive Magnet status, the nation’s highest recognition of nursing excellence.  Additionally, LGHM’s Emergency Department is a Level III Trauma Center as well as an Accredited Chest Pain Center.  The facility also benefits from a free-standing outpatient Imaging Center which features a 64 slice CT, short-bore MRI, cardiac angiography and breast MRI.

 

LEWISGALE HOSPITAL MONTGOMERY is located in Blacksburg, Virginia, a vibrant scenic area nestled in the mountains of southwest Virginia. Home to Virginia Tech, The Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the VT Corporate Research Center the area offers exceptional educational, sporting, and cultural amenities. . In 2012, Businessweek named it a "Best Place in the U.S. to Raise Kids," citing excellent schools, affordable living, and a low crime rate. Southern Living dubbed it one of the best college towns in the South, and Sperling's Best Places ranks it eighth on its list of Emerging Metro Areas. Roanoke, which has an airport, is about 45 minutes away. Blacksburg's population is young -- roughly one half are students -- and one third of the town's households have children.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information
Ms. Laura HinklePhysician RecruiterHCA -The Healthcare CompanyRichmond, VA 23236
Work:(804) 237-7772
Work (alt):(866) 422-3627 ext 4
Fax:(866) 272-5304
Type Of Employer:In-House
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