Job ID: 289192955  |  Last Updated: 7/16/2018

Emergency Medicine Physician Blue Ridge Mountains

Carolinas HealthCare System - Blue Ridge Valdese
Valdese, NC
Applicant Contact
Heather Chappell
(919) 461-7130
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge Valdese provides a full-service, 24-hour emergency department with advanced diagnostic imaging and laboratory services, providing medical services to residents of Burke County and the surrounding communities.

Annual Patient Volume: 22,000
ED Beds: 12
Admission Rate: 6%
Documentation: Cerner | First Net
Physician Daily Coverage: 24 Hours
APC Daily Coverage: 10 Hours

Valdese, in the heart of Burke County, is located in the lovely foothills of Western North Carolina. Designated as a Small Town Main Street Community, Valdese is tucked into the edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains and has a vibrant downtown that exudes entrepreneurial spirit. Experience the Waldensian heritage, the Trail of Faith, Old Rock School Art Galleries, and museums filled with history. Downtown offers several shops for antiques, jewelry, unique gifts, handmade crafts and consignments. Spend your day at Valdeses nature and recreational parks, listing to the best in bluegrass, enjoying outdoor concerts, car shows, and so much more. Valdese is also one of the top 10 safest places to live in North Carolina and is located just one hour from both Asheville and Charlotte.

Why Practice with ApolloMD?

ApolloMD is physician operated with a Preferred Physician Ownership Model and we pride ourselves in providing a setting where our physicians maintain a high quality of life thru market-leading compensation, physician friendly contracts that are written in plain-language, and do not contain restrictive clauses or non-competes. Our physicians enjoy professional development opportunities and are supported through comprehensive on-site practice resources including administrative personnel. In addition, ApolloMD physicians are offered ownership options through our ApolloMD Partnership Program (APP), allowing them to build equity in a thriving group from day one, rather than waiting years to share in the success of a practice.

Employer Profile

ApolloMD is a privately held, multispecialty physician practice headquartered in Atlanta, GA that is focused on rewarding physicians with quality of life, top income and ownership incentives that further their career goals while satisfying the emergency medicine, anesthesia, radiology, and hospital medicine needs of hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. This focus, which we have maintained since our inception nearly thirty years ago, has allowed us to become one of the most successful and fastest growing groups in the country. As a physician-owned and operated practice driven by the best interests of our doctors, we offer a different kind of partnership than traditional physician groups. We do not believe in non-competes and restrictive clauses. Our physicians work with us because they want tonot out of obligation. Together, we nourish a commitment to continuously improving efficiency, quality and patient satisfaction.

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