West Virginia University School of Medicine announces openings for General Internal Medicine physicians with the Department of Medicine. This position will focus primarily on academic inpatient internal medicine with a small outpatient component. At WVU, you will work with a team of over 24 outstanding and experienced internists. All subspecialties are present and available for consultation within the clinic and hospital. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will be actively involved in educating medical students and internal medicine residents. Opportunities also exist in clinical research. Physicians with a special interest in global health would have an opportunity to participate in our rapidly expanding global health residency track.
The General Internal Medicine section serves a large inpatient volume of approximately 900 discharges per month. Impatient services are supported by a team of care coordinators, pharmacist, and social workers. A transition care clinic and network of primary care providers in the region provide outpatient care after patient discharge.
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. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.
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.
WVU & UHA are AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited internal medicine residency program at the time of appointment. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.
WVU Medicine unites the physicians and scientists of the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center with the hospitals, clinics, and health professionals of the West Virginia University Health System. Together, they are a national leader in patient safety and quality, and are unified and driven by an unbridled passion to provide the most advanced healthcare possible to the people of West Virg...inia and beyond. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; the affiliated schools of the WVU Health Sciences Center; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care.