Logan, West Virginia
Physician / Orthopedic Surgery / Logan, WV
Orthopaedic Surgeon needed in Logan, West Virginia.
Verification of need:
Our patient demographics allows for high volume of Orthopaedic Surgery. Our geographic region also has a high incidence for outdoor sports related injuries.
We are a medically underserved area with a draw of 75,000 patients from southwestern West Virginia and Eastern Kentucky.
We are licensed for 140 beds, and the only major acute hospital in a nine county area.
An extensive referral network including internal med and family practitioners.
The incoming orthopaedic surgeon can establish a private practice utilizing hospital support through an income guarantee or become a hospital employee.
Salary- Competitive with potential to bonus
Sign On Bonus
Relocation – $15,000.00- negotiable based on where the candidate is relocating from
25 days PTO 5 days CME and $2,500 for CME
Student Loan and tuition assistance if applicable
1526 sq. foot office space available in beautiful Medical Office Building
We will have a very experienced orthopedic surgery staff and 4 operating rooms
Call coverage will consist of 1:2
140 Bed Joint Commission approved acute care hospital
35,000 ER Visits
300 annual deliveries
Surgical cases-3600 yr
Endoscopy cases- 4600 yr
70 physicians serving 22 specialties
Brand new ER and Women s Center
New MRI Suite GE 1.5 Tesla MRI Unit
64 Slice CT Scan
Pacs technology with 27 person Radiology group 24/7 coverage
12 Bed ICU
25,000 square foot Life Services Center featuring LRMC Cancer Center and Outpatient Rehab
Logan is easily accessible to the Charleston-Huntington metropolitan area via four lane highway Route 119. In just under an hour, you can be in the capital of Charleston shopping, dining or attending many entertainment events.
4000 acre Chief Logan State Park is 4 miles from hospital. It offers:
Swimming- indoor and outdoor
18 miles of hiking trails,
Fishing, camping, biking, hunting, miniature golf
Tennis- Indoor and outdoor
Outdoor theater, Christmas wonderland, civil war reenactment
Wildlife exhibit ( bears, bobcats, barred owls, red shouldered hawks, reptiles)
Nearby is the Hatfield and McCoy Trail open to ATV s, motorcycles, mountain bikers, horses and hikers. This trail system offers hundreds of miles creating one of the largest off-highway vehicle trail systems in the world.
Fantastic golf courses and charming local restaurants in the region
Airport is 45 minutes from Hospital direct flights to Orlando, New York, Houston, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Chicago, D.C. and Charlotte
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College is one mile from the hospital. It offers two-year associate degrees, in addition to certificates in more than 20 technical and occupational career fields.
Skiing and Whitewater rafting within one hour drive
Thanks to the rich supply of coal in the area, Logan s population as well as its economic status is growing.
Logan is less than a five hour drive to cities such as Charlotte, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Knoxville.
Logan, West Virginia offers a draw area of 180,000 in population 39 miles from Charleston, West Virginia population of 53,421, 137 miles from Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky population of 260,512.
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