Physician

Location
Block Island, Rhode Island
Salary
Competitive salary and family benefits; housing, 22 weeks free of duty, paid CME
Posted
Aug 29, 2019
Closes
Sep 28, 2019
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Immediate opening for a board certified EM or FM physician:  Unique practice opportunity at The Block Island Medical Center.  This position is for a second physician and it entails skillful practice of both emergency medicine and family medicine. We are the only source of health care on Block Island and provide quality emergency care and comprehensive family primary care to the island's residents and visitors.  This is a deeply satisfying job in one of the most beautiful places in the world with a warm and welcoming community and solid support structure.  Position comes with 2 bedroom Island Cottage with expansive island and ocean views, 22 weeks free of duty yearly, paid malpractice and CME, excellent comprehensive family health benefits, and competitive salary.  We are an official teaching site for the Warren Alpert School of Medicine with a vibrant 4th year medical student elective as well as a sought after resident physician rotation in rural EM/FM.  We are growing the Medical Center and our current 5,500/year visits volume with a 2-physician team is increasing.  We provide island coverage 24/7/365.  Qualified applicants will be eligible for faculty appointment to the medical school.   Successful applicants will have a commitment to professionalism, ethics in medicine, a love of teaching, and an a dedication to patient-centered care.  Block Island Rhode Island--designated by The Nature Conservancy as "One of the last great places..."