Southern Ohio Medical Center

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Portsmouth, OH

  • Located 1.75 hours from Columbus, OH and 2 hours from Cincinnati, OH

  • Portsmouth, a part of Scioto County, is found on the beautiful Ohio River and is known as one of the most picturesque regions in the state surrounded by rolling hills, lush hardwood forests and scenic waterways

  • Portsmouth is the gateway to three states, seven counties and within short driving distance of many major metropolitan markets

  • Recreation activities found in the community include biking and walking paths, championship golf courses, water recreation activities on the Ohio River and Shawnee State Forest offering hiking, horseback riding, canoe trips, camping and more

  • Shawnee State University, Ohio’s newest university is located between on Ohio River and in downtown Portsmouth

  • This family friendly community boasts a low crime rate, qualified workforce, great schools and an affordable cost of living which makes Portsmouth a unique city and great place to live

Southern Ohio Medical Center

  • 222-bed non-profit hospital

  • Received the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) highest honor, the Magnet designation, recognizing national excellence in nursing. Only four percent of hospitals in the U.S. can claim this distinction

  • Ranked first among the best employers in Ohio

  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s “2012 Best Places to Work in Healthcare”

  • In 2013, SOMC was named to the FORTUNE 100 “Best Companies to Work For” list for the sixth year in a row