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Physician - CDU
St. Mary's Medical Center
Huntington, WV

Overview:
St. Mary's Medical Center (SMMC) is the largest medical facility in Huntington andat393 beds, is among the largesthealthcare facilities in West Virginia.St. Mary's Emergency Services is a 45-bed unit that features a designated Level II Trauma Center, triage, Express Care and private patient care rooms. Two dedicated radiology exam rooms and a CT scanner are also located in the departmentto provide immediate access to services. St. Mary's also has a free-standing Emergency Services department in Ironton, Ohio.

Requirements:
West VirginiaMedical License
DEA License withWest Virginiaregistration
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine (ABEM or AOBEM), Family Medicine, or Internal Medicine
Current ACLS and PALScertifications

About the Community:
The city of Huntington is located in western West Virginia and is the county seat of Cabell County. The downtown is a draw for shopping, dining and entertainment. The streets are alive with people walking from venue to venue or taking advantage of a newly-created bike path. Year-round, a variety of festivals and special events draw crowds to Pullman Square, the Big Sandy Superstore Arena and historic Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.

Compensation:
Physicians are independent contractors and are given base ratesfor 24 hour call coverage.VEP provides independent contractors with flexible schedules, and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage. Physicians also enjoy the benefit of becoming a shareholder after 150 hours worked which allows them to be actively involved in the governance of the company. Shareholders have the option of participating in VEP's 401(k) plan and short-term & long-term disability plans.
VEP Healthcare is one of Americas largest, most experienced provider-owned & operated organizations. VEP offers management for emergency departments, hospitalist medicine, intensivist services, clinical decision units, and more! Committed to high quality care and patient satisfaction, VEP is owned by its physicians, APCs and corporate personnel and offers a fast track to ownership through stock purchase, independent contractor status and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage.