Job #1253 SJob Description:
North Carolina - Orthopedic- Hand
Large Piedmont Ortho Group Seeks Additional Hand Doctor
This large ten person orthopedic practice provides a complete range of diagnostic, surgical and rehabilitation care of bone and joint conditions for patients of all ages. The orthopedic specialties cover everything from general orthopedic surgery to hand orthopedic surgery. They are looking to bring in an additional orthopedic hand surgeon. The current hand doctor does over 500 cases a year. This practice will ask you to take general call. The physician surgeons are supported by a team of specialized health care providers including: Certified Physician Assistants, Certified Orthopaedic Physician Assistants, Licensed Physical Therapists, and Orthotics Specialists. The practice only serves one hospital and does manage its own private patients in the hospital. Utilize a company-wide electronic medical record system enabling each provider to have immediate access to patient records 24 hours a day.
Physicians who become part of this practice begin as employed physicians with a guaranteed salary, productivity, and benefits for the first two years. Salary is based on experience and is discussed with the applicant physician by the individual site. After two years, the physician becomes a shareholder physician and a full partner within the practice when he/she purchases a share of stock. Besides a financially rewarding service, another important part of the service is the autonomy that you have. This practice is not subsidized by the hospital or any other external institution; therefore, they make their own decisions based on what they feel is necessary and can resist anything that they feel is unnecessary.
This Piedmont NC area is the third most populous city in North Carolina. Its estimated 2006 population is 240,955. It is located at the intersection of two major interstate highways (I-85 and I-40) in the Piedmont ("foot of the mountains") region in central North Carolina. The area is home to a wide variety of retail options from the best known national chains to local boutiques This location in the Piedmont area of North Carolina, offers benefits of three medium-sized cities with the amenities of a more urban area with a population exceeding 1 million. They are located within two hours of the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway and three hours from the beautiful Carolina beaches. With access to nationally ranked schools.
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