Chippenham Hospital located in Richmond, VA is recruiting full time Critical Care Boarded Surgeons to fill current openings in their growing Level II Trauma Program. Current volume for the program averages approximately 1,000 patients per year and 7% penetrating trauma cases per year. The current staffing is 5 surgeons and hoping to increase to two additional surgeons.
• Must be BC/BE in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
• Must hold current ATLS certification
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Hospital - This is an exceptional opportunity to work with respected physicians in a high-volume, innovative facility. With 458 beds, Chippenham Hospital is the busiest Emergency Department in the Richmond Metropolitan area serving over 95,000 patients annually. As part of the two-campus CJW Medical Center, is one of the largest programs within the nation’s largest hospital system HCA. Our Trauma Center is recognized by the Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services as one of only 13in the state.
Community - Experience a positive, professional work environment in a top tier facility located in one of the most livable cities in America. Richmond, which is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, has a metropolitan population of 1.25 million residents. As a city with a deep history, Richmond offers terrific neighborhoods, schools, museums, and year round festivals. The city also boasts the first state-supported art museum in the United States and the Southeast's largest museum - the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. With easy access to Interstates 95 and 64, Washington, D.C., Virginia's beaches and the Blue Ridge Mountains are only an hour and a half away. In the city, you will find a wealth of small-town charm and big-city amenities woven into a landscape catering to all walks of life. The area enjoys four distinct seasons, including one of the most remarkable displays of fall foliage along the Eastern seaboard.
While we feel that the outstanding quality of life, excellent compensation, state-of-the-art medical facility and talented team of colleagues create an exceptional practice opportunity, we encourage you to decide for yourself.
Please note that this opportunity does not offer Visa support.