Rutherford Regional Medical Center, Rutherfordton, North Carolina
Jan 22, 2018
Emergency Medicine
Position Type

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time Physician to join our Emergency Department team at Rutherford Regional Medical Center in Rutherfordton, North Carolina. This ED has an outstanding supportive C-Suite and engaged Medical Director on site.

Located in Rutherford County, NC, halfway between Charlotte and Asheville at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, serving a small-town community. Home to Lake Lure and Chimney Rock, the area draws visitors from around the country for biking, hiking, fishing, the Lake Lure Olympiad, and annual events and festivals held throughout the year in the area’s historic municipalities. Recognized as one of America's Top 100 Community Hospitals by Becker's Hospital Review, for the fourth consecutive year. Major services include family care and pediatrics, orthopedics, general surgery services, women’s services, a cancer program, urology, rehabilitation, imaging, home care, outpatient surgery and services, behavioral health, and emergency care. The hospital also provides telehealth services – first offered for stroke patients, and recently expanded to offer genetic counseling for cancer patients as well.

Job Benefits

  • RVU Bonus
  • Sign-on bonus available
  • Malpractice insurance with tail coverage provided

Founded in 1787, this town was the first to see the a time of our nation's beginning. Located on the western side of the state it is rich in colonial history. Rutherfordton is nestled amongst some of the states most beautiful woodlands and trails perfect for biking, walking, and camping. This is the ideal place for everyone in the family who enjoys all versions of outdoor recreational activities that are offered at Chimney Rock State Park, the local golf courses, and even horse back riding and the local farmer's markets. This town's favorite cuisine is great American barbeque, but you can also find many local Italian and other cafes on main street.