Critical Care Intensivist Opportunity

Employer
Centra Medical Group
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Posted
Sep 30, 2019
Closes
Sep 29, 2020
Ref
2007581
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Centra Medical Group is looking for a BE/BC Intensivist to help staff Centra Lynchburg General Hospital, with 357 beds, 48 dedicated to critical care including Cardiothoracic, Neurological, Medical and Surg/Trauma. Centra Lynchburg General Hospital is located in Central Virginia and is surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains!

Applicants not from an internal medicine background (neuro, anesthesia, ER, surgery) are welcome to apply, but should be comfortable caring for a wide breadth of patients. Interest in neurocritical care is a plus, but not mandated. Applicants should be comfortable with typical critical care procedures including intubation, central line placement, management of shock, and chest tube placement. The ICUs are an open model with mandated consultation. Part-time applicants also welcome to apply. Please note, sponsorships are not currently available.

Program Highlights:

Inpatient shift work

Level II Trauma Center

Teamwork approach with other service lines (i.e. emergency medicine, cardiology, neurology, pulmonology, trauma, surgery)

Average census for days range 8-12 with midlevel support. At night new admissions covering 20-25 patients. On average, admit 3 patients at night. During day, each team does about 2-3 admissions.

Critical Care shifts are 12 hour, restricted shifts, with flexible stretches of 3-7 days. Provider has to be onsite at LGH. Day shifts are 7a.m. 7p.m. and night shifts are 7p.m. to 7a.m. During the day, there are two MDs and usually one-two Midlevels covering 48 ICU beds in MICU, NICU, CTICU, STICU. During the night, there is one MD on shift covering the same number of beds.

Physician Benefits:

  • Onboarding bonus
  • Relocation assistance
  • Educational loan repayment program
  • Full health, dental, and vision benefits
  • CME reimbursement
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligible

About Lynchburg, VA:

Lynchburg, Virginia is a friendly and vibrant city in central Virginia, boasting excellent schools and a bevy of entertainment and cultural options. Blessed with 4 distinct seasons, Lynchburg offers seasonal activities ranging from snow skiing to water skiing, from gardening to hiking. With a long and proud history, Lynchburg is a place that offers its own distinct culture, melded seamlessly with the modern world. it is a lovely place to work and raise a family.

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