About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women's and children's services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children's Hospital, Women's Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children's Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed's team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer, promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression, genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Position Information: We are currently seeking Pulmonary & Critical Care physicians to join our expanding group at the WakeMed health system in Raleigh, NC. Our team currently consists of over 25 physicians and 14 APP's. Our physicians provide inpatient critical care, pulmonary consultation, and pulmonary clinic services across the WakeMed campuses in Raleigh and Cary, NC. WakeMed is a tertiary care community hospital that has 6 adult intensive care units, including cardiothoracic, cardiac, medical, surgical trauma and neuro specialties. Providers work as a part of our eICU, ranked among the top tier in the world for complying with best practices and meeting quality measures. We provide excellent tertiary care to patients across North Carolina.
Comments from our Intensivists:
"We work closely with our surgical colleagues as well as rounding with a multi-disciplinary team in all of our ICUS." "Our group has been at the heart of WakeMed's growth over the past ten years as we've built advanced programs in Neurosciences, Heart & Vascular, as well as Interventional Pulmonology." "Our team prides itself on proving hands-on evidence-based care..." "Not only is our team at the center of complex multi-specialty care, our physicians and APPs have rising as leaders within the WakeMed health system."
Typical full-time schedule is approximately 16 in-house (8-10 hour) shifts per month, without call from home. Night-shifts are supported with APP assistance and eICU cross-coverage. Range of schedule options available, ranging from pure pulmonary medicine to nocturnist options, if interested. Great opportunity for those with an interest in clinical teaching as our physicians supervise Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine residents during rotations with us. Sleep training a plus but not required. This group prides itself on evidenced-based medicine, continuing education, and physician retention while prioritizing the work-life family balance. Raleigh is repeatedly recognized as one of the top places to live in the country, with the mountains, beach, and cultural aspects of the city so close to us.
Must be currently Board Certified or Board Eligible by an American Medical Specialty Board. Visa sponsorship not available. Experienced physicians interested in current or future career opportunities are encouraged to submit a C.V. to our WakeMed applicant system for review or contact Kirk Sears in confidence at email@example.com or 919-350-9071.
Experience Requirements: Fellowship/Internship/Residency - Related Area Required
Education Required: Doctorate Medicine Required
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Licensed Medical Physician Required - And Board Certification in Area of Practice Preferred
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.