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General/Sports Orthopedic Surgeon Opportunity in Beautiful, Coastal Southeastern Virginia

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18 Sep 2022

RIVERSIDE HEALTH SYSTEM MISSION: To care for others as we would care for those we love to enhance their well-being and improve their health.

Join us on the Chesapeake Bay coast of Virginia where sailing, fishing, championship golf, and outstanding schools are just part of the reason you should consider relocating to our community!

Trauma Opportunity: Newport News

  • Dual-console DaVinci robot
  • 500-bed, Level II tertiary care center
  • Subspecialty, scribe & APP support
  • Certified stroke, trauma & cardiac center

Generalist/Sports Opportunity: Eastern Shore

  • Brand-new hospital
  • $80 million facility
  • Build & create your own orthopedic practice with health system support
  • Experienced PA already in place
  • Live on the Atlantic Ocean or Chesapeake Bay

Riverside Benefits

  • Very competitive base salary RVU model
  • Initial guaranteed base salary
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Paid malpractice
  • CME expenses paid
  • Excellent benefits package
  • 6-weeks PTO
  • Relocation allowance
  • Highly-motivated, collaborative team-oriented medical staff
  • Unable to sponsor J1 Visas
  • Riverside Health System is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, qualified for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Lifestyle of the Virginia Peninsula (Yorktown-Hampton-Newport News-Williamsburg-Gloucester)

  • Fish, sail, or water ski on the James River or the Chesapeake Bay.
  • Unique assortment of cultural and historical amenities as well as sophisticated dining and entertainment.
  • Annual LPGA golf tournament attracts the top golfers in the world.
  • No. 2 place in the United States to raise a family (Parenthood magazine).
  • Multitude of outstanding educational options; including local colleges and universities.
  • Advanced placement courses at all area high schools.
  • 3 international baccalaureate programs, magnet school for science and technology, high school for the arts.
  • Population/service area: 650,000; 45 minutes to the Atlantic Ocean, 70 minutes to Richmond, 3 hours to Washington, DC, and the Outer Banks, NC.
  • Average home price: $197,000 with 4 beautiful seasons.
  • Three airports to choose from.

Lifestyle of Eastern Shore

  • Abundant availability of outdoor activities. Great golfing, kayaking, hiking, birding, fishing and seafood harvesting; both bayside and oceanfront beaches, with uninhabited barrier islands, just a short boat ride away.
  • Vibrant arts community.
  • Affordable housing market.
  • Fish, sail, or water ski regularly on the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean.
  • Public and private schools.
  • 60-90 minutes to Salisbury, MD or Norfolk/Virginia Beach, VA with minor league baseball, multiple colleges, arts and shopping.
  • Virginia s Delmarva Peninsula is nestled between the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean and offers that rare treasure peace in combination with a fulfilling career destination. Accomack and Northampton Counties have the distinction of being some of the earliest settlements in our nation s history, and this rural area retains its pastoral beauty and leisurely pace to this day. The Eastern Shore is one of the few truly unspoiled coastal areas on the Eastern Seaboard.

You would be part of Riverside Medical Group (RMG), a 700+ provider multi-specialty clinical team that is the center of one of America s strongest healthcare delivery organizations-Riverside Health System. Through its EPIC EMR system, RMG is able to provide safe, quality medical care for over 485,000 patients in 132 locations across the communities they serve.

Riverside Health System employs over 10,000 team members. Their flagship facility is Riverside Regional Medical Center (RRMC) located in Newport News, Virginia - a newly-renovated, state-of-the-art, 510-bed community hospital. Riverside supports four residency programs (Family, Emergency, OB/GYN, and TY) and features a robust ultrasound program and cutting-edge simulation lab. Their system is shaped by the integration of physicians at multiple levels and in pivotal leadership positions. Riverside recognizes that strong, fully-engaged doctors are the key to their ongoing success. With a long-standing commitment to physician leadership, Riverside is a system that is well-prepared to help you face the challenging growth of healthcare demands.

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  • Job Reference: 715281271-2
  • Date Posted: 18 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Riverside Medical Group
  • Location: Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent