*Voted one of the Top 10 Small Towns to Retire, by U.S. News and World Report. Boone, Linville, Banner Elk and Blowing Rock are located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and are fast becoming one of the most well-known university and resort communities in the Southeast. If you are looking for a high quality of life, a wonderful place to raise a family and some of the best outdoor activities that you can find anywhere, then this opportunity could be for you.
*#2 Ranked Public Schools in NC, Boone is home to Appalachian State University and Banner Elk is home to Lees McRae College
*If you enjoy Biking, Hiking, Kayaking, Rafting, Skiing/Snowboarding, Rock climbing, Horseback Riding, Hunting, Fishing, Cycling and Mountain biking that the Southeast has to offer.
*Great Shopping, Fine Dining and Cultural options are in abundance around the Boone, Blowing Rock and Linville communities.
The incoming pediatricians would be part of a 70+ physician employment group that is owned and operated by Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS), a small non-profit health system based in Boone, NC. ARHS currently owns 2 hospital facilities in Boone and Linville, NC; as well as a regional cancer center, a 10-bed inpatient behavioral health center, 112-bed Skilled Nursing/Post Acute Care Center and $18 million health and wellness and physical therapy center.
We are building a high quality Pediatric Practice to serve the needs of our community. The incoming physicians would be empowered to shape the future of pediatric care in our 3 county region. Primary responsibilities include: inpatient pediatrics, nursery care (level 2), teaching and the hope to include an element of acute care coverage as the program grows. A plethora of resources to draw from and a program that is fully backed by the medical staff and ARHS administration. Leadership opportunity for right candidate.
Sign On Bonus, VERY Competitive Pay, CME Stipend, and Health & Retirement Benefits.
Director Stipend if applicable
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Non Profit, Community Owned, Health System located in North Carolina.