General/Adult Psychiatry Job In Emporia, Virginia
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Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center (80 Beds) is actively recruiting a Board Certified, Psychiatrist with at least one to three years’ experience to join another provider in a hospital-owned clinic.
- Call Coverage ratio is 1:4
- Call shared with NP and PA for one call weekend, per month
- Full array of Psychiatric Services
Our package includes, but is not limited to the following:
- Competitive Base Salary
- Commencement Bonus
- Student Loan Repayment
- 401K/Profit Sharing Plan
- Medical/Dental Insurance/Disability Insurance
- Malpractice Insurance
- CME Allowance
- Relocation Allowance
Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center (SVRMC) is located in Emporia, Virginia on I-95, approximately one hour South of Richmond, VA. Lake Gaston is only twenty minutes to the South, and Raleigh-Durham is only an hour and a half on I-95 and I-64. SVRMC is less than two hours West of Virginia Beach and less than three hours from the Outer Banks.
Emporia is located in a growing region of southern Virginia that is rapidly becoming an extended suburb of both the Richmond Metro and Hampton Roads Metro areas. With Richmond just 60 miles to the north and Raleigh, North Carolina just 80 miles to the south, residents have quick, easy access to larger metropolitan areas. The beautiful beaches of the Virginia coast are just 60 miles to the east. Emporia also affords its residents the benefits of a small-town lifestyle while maintaining the best attributes of a small city. It boasts low crime and unemployment rates, numerous cultural activities, an active chamber of commerce and affordable living. The community also hosts two major festivals each year: the Virginia Pork Festival and the Virginia Peanut Festival. Local festivals offer a variety of activities, including: arts and crafts exhibits, fashion shows, a bike tour and concerts. Emporia is among the top five cities in the country for retail sales per capita and offers at least three dozen shopping malls within a one-hour drive. Additionally, the community is served by 200 churches in a number of faiths and denominations.
The area's mild climate allows its residents to enjoy a wide range of outdoor recreational activities, including youth sports leagues, golfing, hunting, organized sports and biking. The Meherrin River and numerous lakes in the area offer fishing, boating, swimming and water sports. Emporia also features three parks, a country club, tennis courts and a golf course. Car racing fans will enjoy being in close proximity to several motor speedways, including the famous Richmond International Raceway. Amusement parks such as Busch Gardens, Paramount's King's Dominion and Water Country USA provide family entertainment within just an hour's drive. The beautiful Blue Ridge Mountain Range, with its many recreational opportunities, is also just a few hours away.
Educational opportunities abound in Emporia. A quality public education system provides special programs for the academically gifted at all local schools. A variety of private school options are also available, including Brunswick Academy, Halifax Academy, several Christian-based schools and private daycare centers. Three local community colleges provide a variety of higher education opportunities to adult residents. Old Dominion University, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Virginia Commonwealth University, Duke University, Medical College of Virginia and the College of William and Mary are also located within easy driving distance, as are several other public and private four-year institutions.
Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center (SVRMC), an 80-bed, acute-care facility, opened its doors in December 2003, to provide care to more that 50,000 residents in Emporia and the surrounding communities. Just some of the specialties represented by the medical staff include Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Hematology/Oncology, Neurology, Nuclear Medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Podiatry, Psychiatry, Radiology, Urology and Vascular Surgery. Services offered at the facility include 24-Hour emergency services, diagnostic imaging including CT and MRI scanning, cardiac rehabilitation, cardiopulmonary services, chemotherapy, endoscopy, gastroenterology, occupational and physical therapy and more.