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Looking for a dynamic leader for our Acute Care Surgery opportunity at Portsmouth Regional Hospital!

Portsmouth Regional Hospital is a New Hampshire Trauma Medical Review Committee (TMRC) designated Level II trauma center. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only level II trauma center on the Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction.

Trauma Program

209-bed Acute Care Facility
The only Level II Trauma Center on the seacoast recently completed ACS verification visit
12-hr primary in-house coverage, plus 12-hr secondary call from home with 30 minute response (rarely called in)
Robust regional referral opportunities
Busy Emergency General Surgery component

Trauma Medical Director Criteria

Board Certified Surgery with Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Preferred
ATLS Required
3-5 years experience

Offering:

Monthly Director Stipend
Permanent positions with equitable scheduling model and unique work/rest model
Paid Malpractice and no attributed overhead expenses
Employment model with full benefits, including, health and 401K with employer match
$5,000 CME allowance
Competitive Income Potential
Comprehensive back-end support services including recruitment, credentialing, renewals, billing, follow-up clinic support and more

Facility Information

Portsmouth Regional Hospital is a New Hampshire Trauma Medical Review Committee (TMRC) designated Level II trauma center. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only level II trauma center on the Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction.

Community Information

Portsmouth, N.H., a city of roughly 21,000 people, sits near the mouth of the Piscataqua River, a short, wide river that divides New Hampshire and Maine. The city also is at the hub of a metropolitan region that includes the cities of Rochester and Dover, N.H., and many towns Exeter, Hampton, Greenland, Stratham, Newington, and Rye, N.H.; Kittery, Eliot, South Berwick and York, Maine; and others.

The geographic location, historic past and cultural strength of Portsmouth regularly lands it on various "best places to live" lists. Prevention Magazine named Portsmouth one of the top 100 walking cities in the America for 2008. Also in 2008, the National Trust for Historic Preservation named Portsmouth to its list of America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations, calling the city "one of the most culturally rich destinations in the country with a stimulating mix of historic buildings, sidewalk cafes, great restaurants, art galleries, jazz clubs and distinctive artisans' boutiques. In 2009, Forbes Traveler listed Portsmouth as one of America's Prettiest Towns.

The region as whole is noted for its many restaurants, attractions and shopping opportunities, which include downtown Portsmouth, outlet malls Kittery, Maine, as well as major malls in Newington, New Hampshire.

Portsmouth survived the recent recession better than most of the country. By March 2014, the local economy had rebounded strongly, and many new development projects are under way or are being proposed, especially in the downtown area.

Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Ashley Eichenlaub, HCA Physician Recruitment, at (804) 525-1680 or via e-mail at ashley.eichenlaub@hcahealthcare.com.
HCA stands for the best practices of medicine, using our reach, scale and stability to transform healthcare and help communities thrive.

One of the nations leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals and freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom.