Physician - Neonatology - Neonatology Clinical Faculty for Mid-Atlantic Region

West Virginia University is seeking a BE/BC Neonatologist Assistant Professor for its School of Medicine Eastern Division in the eastern panhandle of the state. Position is primarily clinic and job duties include: providing clinical care and teaching medical students and family medicine residents(? Can’t remember how we reqorded) and scholarly activities are highly encouraged. The ideal candidate will be a neonatologist who will be active in our commitment to clinical excellence, quality improvement, medical education and community engagement.

Applicants must have an MD or DO degree or equivalent and successfully completed a ACGME certified resident training in Pediatrics wit a fellowship in neonatology. WV Medical license and DEA registration are both required by start date. Candidate should be BC/BE in pediatrics.

12-bed AAP Level III community NICU caring for infants as early as 28 weeks GA with an ADC of 6 to 8 and approximately 200 admissions per year.

Join as a second neonatologist at BMC NICU, and as one of 13 WVU Medicine Children’s Neonatologists.

The unit is a sister unit of level IV NICU WVU Medicine Children hospital in Morgantown, WV.

Pre-affiliation with Department of Pediatrics, WVU SOM in Morgantown, WV. State of the art telemedicine support from all pediatric subspecialties available.

Unique schedule provides a healthy work-life balance; one week on one week off 8 am to 4 pm working schedule with flexibility to be 2 weeks on two weeks off. NNP in house for full 24/7 coverage, and pediatric hospitalist service covering for normal newborn nursery.

Opportunity to work at main Level IV NICU in Morgantown WV.

Neonatal transport to support critical care access hospital nearby. Most of neonatal transferring to level IV NICU is done by WVU Children’s hospital transport team.

Teaching opportunities for medical students of WVU SOM Eastern Division with academic ranging provide based on experience and achievement. Also teaching opportunities for family medicine resident of nearby Jefferson Medical Center (JMC), Pharmacy Resident, and DNP student of Shepherd University School of Nursing.

Participation in quality collaborative with VONs and WV Perinatal Partnership with great opportunity for community health care and epidemiology research.

Opportunity to conduct clinical research along with our Level IV NICU colleagues in Morgantown, WV.

Berkeley Medical Center (BMC) WV
is a largest hospital of WVU Medicine serving the people of Eastern Panhandle of WV and surrounding area. The medical center with 200-bed facility is the referral center for the economically thriving region providing care for more than 120,000 people in the state of WV. It is the main teaching hospital for WVU School of Medicine Eastern Division. The birthing center at BMC and nearby JMC have combined delivery rate of 1,300 per year. The medical center and SOM Eastern Division are located in historic Martinsburg, the west suburb of DC metro area, about an hour from Washington, DC downtown, Northern VA, and Baltimore. Great opportunity to enjoy all cultures in the capital metro area while getting benefit from lower tax and housing price from living and working in the State of WV. The city is less than an hour drive from Dulles International Airport (IAD), and about 1.5 hour from DCA and BWI.

Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The position will remain open until filled. WVU offers a high competitive and comprehensive recruitment package which includes occurrence based malpractice.

WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

Berkeley Medical Center
2500 Hospital Drive, Martinsburg, WV

195 licensed bed facility
EPIC system-wide EMR
40 bed modern
Emergency Department with over 60k
visits annually
Expanded 20 bed ICU
Imaging/Radiology services include digital (PACS),a 64-Slice CT Scanner, SPECT and
Radiology services
Growing Cardiac Cath Lab and Peripheral program
Over 1,000 births annually
Inpatient Pediatric Unit
Inpatient/Outpatient Oncology Services with clinical trials
Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit
Wound Care Center with two hyperbaric chamber
Faculty teaching
with the Eastern Division of WVU School of Medicine

/ Berkeley County is located in West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, the fastest growing part of the state. Our service population is over 160,000 and has grown 20% in 5 years.
Physicians are needed to serve new residents and this market is definitely not saturated. Location is often overlooked, but features affordable housing, good schools, restaurants, culture, parks, low crime rate, and no traffic. It's a great location for families! Few places can rival Berkeley County in natural beauty, intriguing history, gracious living and economic potential.

Distance to:

79 miles - Washington, DC

85 miles - Baltimore, Maryland

170 miles - Richmond, Virginia

190 miles - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

240 miles - New York City

West Virginia
offers the perfect balance of a rural and urban setting that suits a variety of lifestyles. This is a state where you can go whitewater rafting in the morning, go to an art exhibit in the afternoon and attend a concert in the evening. Whether you just moved to the Mountain State or your family has been here since it was founded in 1863, you are part of our community. Location: Martinsburg, WV - 25401
Full time
Martinsburg, WV 25401, US