Due to area growth we have an outstanding career opportunity in our 200+ bed state-of-the-art facility located in our modern Cary, North Carolina hospital. A Level III Trauma Center with a goal of Level II designation, makes this an even more dynamic role for the surgeon seeking a top tier position within their profession.
An appropriate candidate will be fellowship trained in Surgery Critical Care with at least 3-5 years-experience in Acute Care Surgery and Trauma. Expectations are a blend of inpatient and ED management with general and trauma patients. Additional opportunities for elective surgeries are available.
Leadership interest will be integral to the position with plans for starting a Surgical Critical Care Service in an established medical-surgical ICU currently covered by Medical Intensivists. There will be an opportunity for assuming the Trauma Directorship role. Support will be available from at least 5-6 additional general, specialty or acute care surgeons in the group, some of whom are Cary based and others who rotate from the main Raleigh based WakeMed facility (which is a Level I Trauma Center). With one of the top APP programs in the country; experienced APP support is readily available and core to the success of this team.
WakeMed Physician Practices is a multi-specialty group with over 580 physicians in a wide variety of specialty areas. Our organization places a high value on quality, caring and compassionate physicians and is committed to providing state-of-the-art health care to our patients. Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics, oncology, psychiatry, and neurosciences.
Our 3 hospital enterprises (all within 20-30 minutes of each other) has an outstanding community reputation, has been voted #1 in the state of North Carolina as the best hospital system employer, and is centrally located in one of the top 3 communities to live in the country.
As an employer of choice, we offer a full range of benefits and attractive compensation package with a competitive base salary commensurate with experience plus incentives. Comprehensive benefit package includes paid malpractice, CME, association dues and membership, vacation, health, life, and dental insurance, hospital contributing/matching 403b retirement plan, relocation assistance or signing bonuses.