Hospitalist & Associate Medical Director

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Wheeling, West Virginia
Oct 16, 2020
Oct 16, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

West Virginia University Medicine is seeking a Hospitalist & Associate Medical Director for West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc. The positon will be based at Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, WV.

Duties: Provide comprehensive inpatient clinical care to patients with disease and injuries of the human internal organ system and establish preventive health practices for patients. Assist with the oversight of the Wheeling Hospital (WH) Hospitalist Program. Ensure that patients receive the highest quality treatment and will have oversight relating to activities associated with the delivery of clinical care and will make recommendations to WVUH and WH for staffing related to the appropriate delivery of such care.


Qualifications: M.D. or D.O. degree or foreign equivalent. Completed residency in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine and West Virginia Medical License eligible. Board eligibility in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine. Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a hospitalist. Minimum of 1 year leadership experience in a hospitalist program serving as an Associate or Assistant Medical Director.


WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. The WVU Health System is comprised of eleven member hospitals and five hospitals under management agreements, anchored by its flagship hospital, J.W Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, a 700+ bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 18,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

With two hospitals, eight health centers, a continuous care center, and wellness center, Wheeling Hospital provides premium health care to residents of Wheeling, WV, Northern Panhandle of WV, and Eastern Ohio. Wheeling Hospital provides a wide range of services, including its Surgical Center, Center for Pediatrics, Center for Women’s Services, Emergency/Level 2 Trauma Center, as well as a comprehensive cancer center and full-service cardiac catheterization lab, Stroke Care and is certified as a STEMI and Chest Pain Center. Founded in 1850, Wheeling Hospital has been a health care provider longer than any other hospital in West Virginia.


Send resume to: Payden Eckleberry, Senior Physician Recruiter and Talent Advisor at


WVUH is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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