WVU Medicine - University Healthcare
Located in the Shenandoah Valley less than 75 miles from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD, West Virginia University Hospitals-East (WVUH-East) is a not-for-profit health care delivery system for West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle.
The system was created when two community hospitals, City Hospital in Martinsburg and Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Ranson, merged. WVUH-East is affiliated with West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown, WV and has a collaborative relationship with the WVU School of Medicine to train physicians and other health care providers. The medical school currently offers a family medicine residency program, a geriatrics fellowship program, a PharmD program as well as 3rd and 4th year rural medical school options for students - enabling area physicians desirable teaching opportunities.
With decreasing malpractice rates, an excellent payor mix and a 20% growth in population over the past 5 years, there is a wealth of outstanding opportunities for physicians at WVUH-East. Compensation packages are very competitive and many include first year net income guarantees, malpractice coverage, relocation allowance and health benefits.
About Our Community
Besides the professional opportunities, we invite you to explore the beauty, charm, adventure and prosperity that our community has to offer. West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, located in the Shenandoah Valley, offers many relaxing attractions. Whether you prefer golfing, fishing, hiking or white water rafting, an adventure awaits you. Large malls, outlet shopping, theater and symphony orchestras are also nearby.
With Washington, DC and Baltimore's Inner Harbor being only 90 minutes away, WVU East is closer than you think. Our location includes excellent public and private schools, as well as a wealth of activities for children making the Eastern Panhandle a great place to raise a family. Housing is readily available and affordable with low property taxes.
The Shenandoah Valley provides the perfect balance between city life and a more rural setting. It provides restaurants, historical and outdoor activities, beautiful parks without traffic jams! Contact us now to find out why West Virginia University Hospitals East can be the perfect place for you to find your ideal opportunity.