Hospitalist(FM or IM) - Physician McDowell

  • Mission Health System
  • Marion, NC 28752, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018

Job Description

Hospitalist Physician - Internal Medicine or Family Medicine - Marion, NC

McDowell Hospital, part of Mission Health and located in Marion North Carolina, is seeking one IM BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine to join an existing team of hospitalists covering medical services for its 65 bed hospital.

  • The position is currently for day shift 7a-7p rotating ona5 to 7 day ON/5 to 7 day OFF rotating schedule alternating with another hospitalist. An advanced practitioner shares the work of admitting/rounding/discharging on an average of 18 patients per day.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.

McDowell Hospital has served county residents and visitors for more than a century. Our founders—selfless community leaders and compassionate physicians—valued teamwork, excellent care, and superb customer service. These values continue to guide us today.

We are committed to providing the highest quality care possible. From value-based purchasing to continuous learning by physicians and staff to major renovations now taking place, we are infusing quality into everything we do.

We've experienced many changes during our long history including several moves to expand services. In 2004 we began an affiliation with Mission Health that brought new resources and services to our community. However, we continue to operate independently, governed by our own Board of Directors.

About McDowell Hospital:

McDowell Hospital is a Joint Commission-accredited, not-for-profit hospital located in Marion, N.C. Established in 1908, the hospital is licensed for 65 beds and has about 440 employees, including 120 RNs. The hospital is supported by practice service lines that include: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Urology and Obstetrics & Gynecology. Currently five of its primary care practices have been recognized by CMS as Rural Health Clinics, and McDowell Hospital is developing an expanded primary care network for western North Carolina. McDowell Hospital is part of Mission Health, named in 2012 and 2013 as one of the nation's Top 15 Health Systems by Thomson Reuters and Truven Health Analytics, respectively. Mission Health the only health system in North Carolina to receive this recognition. For more information, please visit

About Mission Health:

Mission Health, based in Asheville, N.C., is the state's sixth-largest health system and the region's only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health was recognized as one of the nation's Top 15 Health Systems in 2012 and 2013 by Thomson Reuters and Truven Health Analytics, respectively. Mission Health is one of only two medium-sized health systems to receive this recognition in 2012 and 2013, and the only health system in North Carolina to achieve that distinction. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates five hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers and the region's only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians and is certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Mission Children's Hospital, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma and Women's Health. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. With approximately 8,800 employees and 700 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina.