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Physician - Academics - Program Director - Family Medicine - OB Job in Abingdon, VA

Physician - Associate Program Director Opportunity for the JMH Family Medicine Residency Program in

Ballad Health Abingdon, VA 24211
  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: No
  • Loan Assistance:Negotiable
  • Hospital Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:Yes
  • Remote Opportunity:No
  • 11/20/2019
  • 761044

Currently seeking an Associate Program Director for a 6-6-6 Family Medicine Residency Program established in 2015 and based in a 116-bed community hospital. This is an employed position for the Johnston Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, located in historic Abingdon, Virginia.

The ideal candidate must be Family Medicine board certified with experience in full-scope family medicine including obstetrics and a desire to provide patient care in the inpatient and outpatient settings.  Fellowship training preferred, but not required. Physician must have previous experience in academic medicine and have a strong commitment to graduate medical education.  This is a full-time position with the following required duties:  handling administrative duties for the GME program, which includes resident supervision in the clinic and hospital, attendance at meetings, candidate interviews, curriculum development, and research; and direct patient care and clinical activities working with our residents in both inpatient and outpatient settings.  The main focus of this position will primarily be the teaching of residents, but will also have responsibilities for teaching medical students and oversight of advanced practice providers.

Candidate will receive the following:  

•             Competitive Annual Salary & Generous Sign-On Bonus

•             Educational Loan Assistance & Relocation Assistance

•             PTO

•             Full Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)

•             CME Reimbursement


Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Call: 1:2 for practice-based, low-volume OB patients; no overnight call for hospitalist shifts
  • 1:6 office call (phone call only with residents taking first call)
  •  Practice Site(s): Abingdon, VA and Marion, VA

Be a part of a large healthcare system that is focused on improving the health of our workforce and community.  We are very proud of the work we are doing at Ballad Health to re-think the role of a healthcare system in improving the overall health and success of the communities and region we serve. We are one of the largest Accountable Care Communities in the country, and our physician leaders are empowering clinicians to make a real difference in how we measure success. We are continually searching for talented, dedicated physicians who share our vision for the future of healthcare.

Please Contact:

Tina McLaughlin, CMSR

Ballad Health Senior Physician Recruiter





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