WVU Medicine - United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV seeks board certified/eligible internist for our hospitalist medicine service. Ideal candidates will possess excellent interpersonal, diagnostic and clinical skills. Responsibilities include coverage of an open, 20-bed ICU. Proficiency in placement of central and arterial lines preferred.
Practice Opportunity Details:
Non-profit, 300 bed new hospital facility
Competitive compensation plan and excellent benefits
Recruitment incentives available for multi-year commitment
Bridgeport, WV is a growing professional community in the heart of North Central West Virginia. Home to government and private enterprises such as the FBI, oil and gas, aerospace and health care, it is an economically strong and vibrant community. Located just under 2 hours south of Pittsburgh, PA and within easy driving distance or several mid-Atlantic and Midwest cities, Bridgeport offers residents the best of small town America with top ranked public schools and access to incredible recreational opportunities.
UHC is the heart of our community. Our vision is to put every patient first, to take health and healing beyond the boundaries of imaginations so that we truly can create a patient experience that is second to none.United Hospital Center is the result of a merger between St. Mary’s and Union Protestant hospitals in 1970. This bold move provides north central West Virginia with a regional community hospital that offers a vast array of services.The new UHC opened in 2010 and is located along Interstate 79 in Bridgeport. The 692,000-square-foot structure rises eight stories. It is designed around the environment with the patient, family, staff and community in mind – which includes enhanced patient privacy, a high level of technology integration and improved access to care.The acute care facility has 292 private inpatient rooms and 24 observation rooms with a medical staff that consist of more than 140 primary care and specialty physicians. UHC employs more than 2,000 associates and is a member of WVU Medicine.