EM - Physician

Ohio Valley Medical Center

Location: Wheeling, WV

ED Volume: 30,000

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Ohio Valley Medical Center

2000 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

You got into medicine to do one thing: care for patients. You've come to the right place.

Ours is a physician-owned group, the largest in the nation, meaning we have built a model that allows our physicians to focus on our mission: to care for patients. It also means we are built to last, with the size, resources, and opportunities of a national company.

At US Acute Care Solutions you will get ownership in the group, access to the very best post-residency continuing medical education in the nation, and a culture devoted to constant improvement by practicing evidence, science-based medicine. But most importantly, you’ll get colleagues who, as leaders of their own destiny, are committed to a culture of shared ownership over our common goal: outstanding patient care.

THE BENEFITS OF PHYSICIAN OWNERSHIP:

Equity for all full-time physicians

• Equity for all full-time physicians

• Industry-leading, company funded 401k

• Annual CME/BEA (Business Expense Account)

• Outstanding Professional development programs

Student loan refinancing as low as 2.99%

• Groundbreaking Paid Parental Leave

• Pioneering Paid Military Leave

• Short- and long-term disability (own occupation)

• Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and Rx coverage

• The best medical malpractice including tail coverage

Location flexibility and stability of a national group

Hospital

  • 250-bed community teaching hospital with EM, IM residency programs and rotating internship
  • Modern facility frequently with full specialty back-up including invasive Psychology, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Cardiology and Vascular Surgery; burns and serious neonatal cases are transferred to regional referral centers 

Residency Program

  • Since 2003, OVMC and its sister hospital East Ohio Regional Medical Center in Martins Ferry, Ohio (just 5 minutes away) have been host to an established, highly-regarded, community-based Emergency Medicine and EM/IM training program.
  • ACGME approved
  • Six residents per year/three-year residency
  • Simulation Lab
  • Newly renovated education space
  • Strong core faculty includes board-certified toxicologist

Emergency Departments

Ohio Valley Medical Center

  • 30,000 Annual ED visits
  • 19% admission rate
  • 17-room recently renovated ED with rectangular layout and central nursing station
  • New electronic patient tracking system, fully computerized physician order entry
  • Broad pathology includes trauma (95% blunt/5% penetrating); center received 85% of the trauma cases in the area

East Ohio Regional Hospital (sister hospital located 5 minutes away):

  • 18,000 Annual ED visits
  • 17% admission rate
  • Recent Emergency Department renovations completed
  • Active EMS system with 37 affiliated squads, medical command and training activities

Community

Wheeling is a very safe, family-oriented West Virginia city of 35,000 situated along the Ohio River. The area boasts unique housing options including Victorian Wheeling, new home developments, and easily accessible rural areas. A variety of private and parochial options as well as four local colleges compliment excellent public schools ranked among the top 25% in the nation.

Recreational options are plentiful as well and include a local symphony, semi-pro hockey, arena football, and some of the best outdoor activities available anywhere. Oglebay Park, a 1,700 acre golf resort with three courses opened in 2001. Snow skiing at Snowshoe or Canaan Valley is within a three to four-hour drive. The major metro amenities of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania are just an hour drive away and include great dining and shopping, Steelers football, Pirates baseball, Penguins hockey, as well as highly lauded theater and arts.

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