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: Fellowship Trained Acute Care Surgery and Trauma Opportunity Raleigh, NC
Our Raleigh campus is a multispecialty private/non-profit hospital with very busy Level 1 Trauma Center in a community-based 567 bed facility.
As the #1 rated hospital to work for in North Carolina, we are seeking an Acute Care Surgeon with Fellowship in Acute Care Surgery/Critical Care for Inpatient and ED management of general and trauma patients (with call once every 5-6 nights). The successful candidate will be in an ICU rotation with 9 other Trauma/Critical Care surgeons, plus opportunities for elective surgeries.
General and specialty surgeons are also part of the group. Affiliation with University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and Clinical Faculty position may be available. Our team will participate with rotating surgical residents and medical students, therefore interest in teaching will be a plus. There will be an opportunity for research if desired and WakeMed is supported by a very strong APP program.
WakeMed Physician Practices is a multi-specialty group with over 400 physicians in a wide variety of specialty areas. Our organization places a high value on quality, caring and compassionate physicians and is committed to providing state-of-the-art health care to our patients. Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization. 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.
Our 3 hospital enterprises (all within 20-30 minutes of each other) has an outstanding community reputation, has been voted #1 in the state of North Carolina as the best hospital system employer, and is centrally located in one of the top 3 communities to live in the country.
As an employer of choice, we offer a full range of benefits and attractive compensation package with a competitive base salary commensurate with experience plus incentives. Comprehensive benefit package includes paid malpractice, CME, association dues and membership, vacation, health, life, and dental insurance, hospital contributing/matching 403b retirement plan, relocation assistance or signing bonuses.
Experienced physicians interested in learning more are encouraged to submit a CV to this website, apply on our ease of use applicant system for review at https://www.wakemed.org/careers/, or contact in confidence with Kirk Sears (ph. 919-350-9071) - WakeMed Physician Practices (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Experience Requirements: Fellowship/Internship/Residency - Related Area Required
Education Required: Doctorate Medicine Required
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Licensed Medical Physician And Board Certification in Area of Practice Required
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.