- West Virginia Medical License and DEA Registration
- Completion of ACGME or AOA Residency in Emergency Medicine
- Certification by the American Board of Emergency Medicine
- Leadership experience
- Team oriented/strong communication skills
- Ability to work well with nursing staff
VEP Healthcare is actively recruiting for an Assistant Medical Director for Saint Mary’s Medical Center of Huntington, WV. In addition to a full complement of shifts, the Assistant Medical Director will work closely with the hospital administration in support of VEP’s agenda of high quality, efficient, and compassionate care. The successful candidate should have significant experience and involvement in ED administrative activities (e.g., quality improvement, patient satisfaction, productivity, scheduling, etc.) and productive membership on ED and/or hospital committees.
St. Mary's Medical Center (SMMC) is the largest medical facility in Huntington and at 393 beds, is among the largest healthcare facilities in West Virginia. St. Mary's Emergency services is a 45-bed unit features a designated Level II Trauma Center, triage, Express Care and private patient care rooms. Two dedicated radiology exam rooms and a CT scanner are also located in the department to provide immediate access to services. St. Mary's also has a free-standing Emergency Services department in Ironton, Ohio.
The city of Huntington is located in western West Virginia and is the county seat of Cabell County. The downtown is a draw for shopping, dining and entertainment. The streets are alive with people walking from venue to venue or taking advantage of a newly-created bike path. Year-round, a variety of festivals and special events draw crowds to Pullman Square, the Big Sandy Superstore Arena and historic Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.
VEP Healthcare manages emergency and hospitalist departments in rural, suburban, and urban hospitals. Our physicians have the opportunity to practice medicine while maintaining an excellent work-life balance in desirable locations throughout the nation.