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Academic Pulmonary Critical Care in Roanoke, Virginia. Carilion Clinic is seeking additional Pulmonary / Critical Care physicians for its growing department of Pulmonary / Critical Care / Environmental and Sleep Medicine. This is a clinical/academic position with responsibilities to cover ICU as well as inpatient and outpatient pulmonary services. Ideal candidates will have at least five years of experience after fellowship and a background in academic medicine and research.

Roanoke Memorial Hospital is a tertiary referral center where you will have a varied array of interesting pathology. The department is heavily involved in teaching, and all our physicians have appointments through the new VTC Medical School. A recently established and ACGME accredited Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine fellowship is also part of the section.

The faculty is composed of 11 individuals, and we cover all areas of pulmonary medicine, including Interventional Pulmonology. We also run the area's largest network of accredited Sleep Centers. Additionally, we have a long standing tradition in the area of bedside ultrasonography, with Carilion Clinic being recognized as a national leader in this field.

Sophisticated resources include state-of -the-art ICU equipment, new bronchoscopic equipment (including EBUS and rigid bronchoscopy), and an over 700 + acute-care bed hospital, the second largest hospital in Virginia. Additionally, we have an advanced EMR for outpatient connectivity and communication to other Carilion practices. A large outpatient clinic allows for and excellent work environment.

The incoming physician will be part of a large collegial group. Weekly educational conferences and interaction with other specialties allow us to deliver top notch care to all of our patients. You will have an excellent work atmosphere, and at the same time will maintain a good quality of life, with plenty of time to enjoy this beautiful community. You will enjoy an excellent call schedule, assisted by residents and fellows. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate to many private practice opportunities, making this an excellent opportunity for those that also enjoy teaching.

The Roanoke Valley is a metropolitan area, offering plenty of outdoor activities in a mild, four season climate, excellent public school system, and affordable real estate.

Qualifications:

ABMS/AOA- BC in Internal Medicine
Fellowship training in Pulmonary/ Critical Care
EEO/AA
Contact Information Karyn Farrell at kbfarrell@carilionclinic.org
Carilion Clinic is a multi-specialty, physician-led healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Virginia. Carilion Clinic is committed to patient-centered care, education and research, supported by an ongoing commitment to quality and service. With nationally recognized specialists, primary care physicians, award-winning nurses and the latest technology and state-of-the-art facilities, Carilion Clinic is bringing tomorrow's healthcare into focus today. Carilion Clinic offers the region's only Level 1 trauma center (with Lifeguard emergency transport helicopters) and neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. As one of the largest hospitals in the state of Virginia, the 703-bed facility located in Roanoke recently completed a large expansion project, adding a new Emergency Department, labor and Delivery Unit, and the Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital, complete with a Pediatric Emergency Room. Carilion Clinic has facilities in communities throughout Southwest Virginia. They include 8 hospitals, more than 220 physician practices, and 25 GME programs. With over 11,000 employees and more than 650 physicians representing 60 specialties, Carilion is a healthcare leader. Virginia Tech and Carilion Clinic brought together the power of research, innovation and medicine to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, which opened in August 2010. The school and research institute will capitalize on Virginia Tech's world-class strength in basic sciences, bioinformatics and engineering. They will also utilize Carilion's excellent physicians and rich history in medical education to train the next generation of physician leaders.