Physician- Hospital Medicine
Morgantown, WV 
Posted 4 days ago
Job Description
Requisition Number 21-0324
Post Date 9/1/2021
Department UHA-Medicine
Cost Center Medicine - Hospitalist Service
Title Physician- Hospital Medicine
Employment Status Full-Time
Address 1 Medical Center Dr
City Morgantown
State WV
Postal Code 26506
Description West Virginia University School of Medicine and the Department of Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine seek internists for multiple full-time faculty hospitalist positions (ranks available: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor). The successful candidate will be expected to practice in the primary locations of Morgantown and Fairmont, WV; however, the candidate may also be expected to perform services at locations in other counties in West Virginia, and in the states of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and additional states to be determined based on expansion and growth of our services and sites. In such instances, travel would be anticipated and expected to fulfill said duties at these additional sites.

Duties: The successful candidate will practice in the areas of Internal Medicine / Hospitalist Medicine. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will also be actively involved in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows.

Qualifications: Candidate must have an MD or DO degree or foreign equivalent and be eligible for state medical license. Successful candidate must have completed Internal Medicine residency program. Successful candidates must be board certified / eligible in Internal Medicine . All qualifications must be met by the time of appointment.

This position is clinically based in the section of hospital medicine, with the expectation of a minimum of 26 weeks annually related to clinical duties that can include inpatient and post-acute care activity as well academic responsibilities. There is ample opportunity for additional shifts considered internal moonlighting. We are a growing academic hospitalist section that affords the faculty member teaching opportunities of residents, medical students, and advanced practice providers in both a one-on-one setting, as well rounding teams covering inpatient consults for the Department of Medicine. We are a large tertiary care center that has extensive consultation support and cross department/section collaboration for those faculty members interested in subspecialty fellowship training. In addition, our section has numerous specialty service lines that offer an opportunity for providers to manage a wide variety of patients including cardiovascular, oncology, end stage renal disease, long term antibiotics, complicated infectious disease, and post-acute care patients.

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University's affiliated health system, West Virginia's largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. The WVU Health System is comprised of eighteen member hospitals and three hospitals under management agreements, anchored by its flagship hospital, J.W Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, a 700+ bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 18,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

The WVU Health System has been ranked number 180 out of 500 businesses selected for the Forbes list of "America's Best Employers 2021."

Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and three hours from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

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For additional questions, please contact Shiana Cordial, Senior Physician Recruiter & Talent Advisor,

West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

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