Job ID: 289182423  |  Last Updated: 1/12/2018

Practice OB/GYN in North Carolina's Beautiful Wine Country!

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital
Elkin, NC
Applicant Contact
Laura Oakes
Medical Staff Develepment/Administration
(336) 527-8399
(336) 527-8379
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital has an excellent opportunity for an OB/GYN physician in a well-established practice with an excellent reputation!

Women's Services

Offering a comprehensive women's health program close to home, Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital (HCMH) is proud to be the top choice of women in our region. For new moms, the BirthPlace offers single-room maternity care from four board-certified OB-GYN specialists, assisted by highly qualified and caring nurses and technicians. The 98 percent high rating from patients for HCMH OB services is among the highest in the nation. The physicians who care for newborns have centuries of collective experience in newborn care.

Some of the featured women's services offered are:

Screening mammography
Diagnostic mammography
Breast ultrasound
Stereotactic breast biopsy
Ultrasound-guided breast biopsy
Bone density procedures
The BirthPlace
For new moms, some features the BirthPlace offers are:

Single-room maternity care
Board-certified OB-GYN specialists
Pain relief during labor
Women's Imaging Center
To serve the women in our community better, we have an attractive, private Women's Imaging Center. Services include digital mammography, bone density scanning, breast ultrasound and stereotactic breast biopsies.

Employer Profile

Practicing the good life starts here! Nestled in the pristine rolling foothills and wine country of the North Carolina Blue Ridge mountains, Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital offers physicians the ability to practice sophisticated medicine. More importantly, the diversity of the area offers a richness of living and good nature that only small towns can provide!

Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital offers a full range of healthcare services. In addition to primary care, specialty services include obstetrics & gynecology, cardiology, general surgery, pulmonology and critical care, nephrology, dermatology, hematology-oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, ENT, urology and gastroenterology. Additional services include restorative care, skilled nursing care, an Alzheimer's Center, home health and assisted living. HCMH is a privately owned, non profit community hospital governed by a seventeen member volunteer Board of Trustees.

We are an 81-bed state-of-the-art facility with new patient towers, new ER and new ICU unit in December of 2009. Patient satisfaction scores are excellent. Primary service area is approximately 50,000 and secondary service area another 60,000. Today, HCMH has become more than just a community hospital. It is a partner with the communities and customers it serves and its very culture promotes wellness and provides the highest quality healthcare possible. The hospital is a private, non-profit organization with an 82-year history of distinguished service. Highlights to a career with Hugh Chatham Memorial include:

. Over 940 employees
. More than 70 physicians representing 26 specialities and subspecialities
. A new $50 million patient tower and state-of-the-art surgical department
. Hospital Sponsored Education Loan Assistance
. An attractive Sign-on Bonus
. Coverage of Relocation Expenses

Elkin, and the surrounding area, provides access to diverse leisure activities, including hiking, water sports, state parks, broad cultural activities including theater and symphony, and the Yadkin Valley area is home to a thriving wine industry and incredible golf courses!
A low cost of living and great schools make this a special place that offers the best of both small town living with sophisticated medical care. Start practicing the good life today!

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