Ballad Health Pulmonary/Critical Care Clinics are currently seeking BE/BC, Pulmonary/Critical Care Physicians to join their Out-Patient Clinics Full Time. Clinics are located in Abingdon, VA (affiliated with Johnston Memorial Hospital) and Bristol, TN (affiliated with Bristol Regional Medical Center). Fellowship training preferred, but not required. Physicians will join employed, existing, stable groups of Pulm/CC Physicians and will be busy from the start!
Competitive Annual Salary
Sign On Bonus
Educational Loan & Relocation Assistance
Full Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
Opportunities to assist with Medical Students & FM/IM Residents from local Training Programs
Out-Patient Clinics (90%)
3-4 Pts seen per hour, averaging 25 pts per day
Clinic Hours: 8 am to 4:30 pm
4.5 days per week in Clinic
0.5 days per week in Hospital for Procedures to include: Bronchoscopy/EBUS, Navigational Bronch, & PFT
In-Patient and out-patient hospital responsibilities (10%)
In-Pt census varies
Call will be required to cover In-Pt Pulm/CC Physicians during their PTO
During Coverage time, Physicians will have 0 days in Clinic with 5-7 days per week of call (12 hours)
There is an established patient base with opportunity for growth! Current Patient Mix is 85% Adult and 15% Geriatric. Referrals will be from local providers and affiliated hospitals. Telemedicine Services are also being developed in this market.
About Johnston Memorial Hospital:
Johnston Memorial Hospital is a 116-bed modern medical facility located in Abingdon, Virginia. Built in 2011, it’s the first “green” hospital in Southwest Virginia certified by LEED and Energy Star. The facility offers a wide range of services including a a 24-hour interventional cardiology program, critical care services, diagnostic imaging services, emergency services, a family birth center with a full-time pediatric hospitalist team, women’s services, laboratory services with direct access testing, outpatient rehabilitation services, palliative care, a sleep center and surgical services including an Outpatient Surgery Center. Johnston Memorial Hospital is also home to a Regional Cancer Center, which provides comprehensive cancer treatment that includes medical and radiation oncology, diagnostic radiology and laboratory services. Johnston Memorial prides itself on addressing the primary care needs throughout the region through its Dr. S. Hughes Melton Family Medicine Residency Program and Internal Medicine Residency Program, as well as an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program, which supports the Appalachian Highlands Community Dental Center.
Nestled in the Virginia Highlands, Abingdon is within driving distance of Roanoke, Asheville, Knoxville, and Nashville and is home to an excellent school system and a wealth of social, community, and religious organizations. This small town is known for bigger-city amenities. If you're seeking the perfect balance of personal and professional growth, you won't find a better home than Johnston Memorial Hospital.