Emergency Medicine Nocturnist

Washington, Dist. of Columbia
Mar 23, 2021
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a nocturnist to join our team working full-time in the emergency department (ED) at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge, Virginia. Located 25 miles south of Washington, D.C., you will have the opportunity to practice and utilize the resources of a major health system while providing personalized care at a community hospital. Previous experience as an emergency medicine attending physician is required. Enjoy a competitive hourly compensation and daily advanced practice clinician coverage. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in emergency medicine. You\ufffdre joining a team that promotes the development of your skills and fosters an environment of care. Learn and grow from the finest in emergency medicine through mentorship, education and wellness support to enhance your career development. It\ufffds all about you at TeamHealth. You\ufffdll join a network of thousands of clinicians nationwide promoting communication and collaboration, and you\ufffdre gaining confidence with dedicated support of risk management resources. You\ufffdre a part of community who is as dedicated to making the right decisions for patients as you are. In joining TeamHealth, you become part of one of our nation\ufffds leading healthcare companies that specializes in Emergency Medicine. For more than four decades, we\ufffdve honed every aspect needed to support our physician teams so that you can do what you do best.

City Description
Located in Prince William County, Virginia, 20 miles (32 km) south of Washington, D.C., Woodbridge is bounded by the Occoquan and Potomac rivers. The Woodbridge Magisterial District had 54,275 residents as of the 2010 census. Woodbridge offers a variety of amenities for residents and visitors, including the Potomac Mills shopping mall and the Potomac Festival Shopping Centers. Woodbridge is served by the Prince William County Public Schools, and the Woodbridge campus of Northern Virginia Community College borders the district. Transportation includes access to Interstate 95, two VRE commuter train stations, bus service, and a local 'slug' system, offering residents a variety of transit options. The area offers a wide range of recreational opportunities as well, including the Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Veteran's Park, Leesylvania State Park, and Rippon Lodge, the oldest house in Prince William County. Washington, D.C., is the capital of the United States. Located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast, Washington and the District of Columbia are under the exclusive jurisdiction of Congress and are, therefore, not part of any U.S. state. In 2012, Washington had an estimated population of 632,323 and was listed as the 24th most populous place in the United States. Commuters from the surrounding Maryland and Virginia suburbs raise the city's population to more than one million during the workweek. The Washington Metropolitan Area has a population of 5.7 million, the seventh-largest metropolitan area in the country. Home to all three branches of the federal government and many national monuments and museums, the city hosts 176 foreign embassies as well as the headquarters of many international organizations, trade unions, non-profit organizations, lobbying groups, and professional associations.

Location Caption
Woodbridge, Virginia

Facility Caption
Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center

Facility Description
Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center is a 183-bed, not-for-profit hospital in Prince William County, Virginia. Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center combines the resources of a major health system with the compassionate, personalized care of a community hospital. The facility offers quiet, private rooms and high quality care focused on safety and patient satisfaction. Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center offers a wide range of medical specialties, a highly qualified medical and clinical staff and state-of-the-art technology. Comprehensive services include primary care, emergency care, advanced imaging, cancer, diabetes, heart and vascular, orthopedics, urology, weight loss surgery and women?s services.

Job Benefits
  • Competitive hourly compensation - Independent contractor status - Daily advanced practice clinician coverage - Paid malpractice with tail coverage included - Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program - Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization - Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute