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Physician Assistant -Family Medicine - Galax
GALAX VA 24333
Category: Health Care Industry
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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Physician Assistant -Family Medicine - Galax
**Job Summary**

Carilion Medical Associates of Galax-Family Medicine has an opening for a full-time Physician Assistant. Join 3 FP's and 3 other midlevel providers in Galax, VA, located 1 hour northwest of Winston-Salem, NC, 1.5 hours north of Charlotte, NC via I-77 and 2 hours southwest of Roanoke, VA via I-81, in a primarily outpatient medicine practice. Regular office hours 8am- 5pm with rotation in walk in acute care clinic

7am-5pm M- F.

The practice houses an impressive lab and x-ray equivalent to small hospital lab & xray departments, offering comprehensive lab services, plain film xrays, Doppler studies and bone density testing. The practice is further enhanced by a sophisticated EMR, centralized patient registration and billing.

Galax is a charming small town rich with heritage located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Surrounded by large city amenities with Winston-Salem, NC located only 1 hr southwest of Galax, Charlotte, NC 1.5 hours north, and Roanoke, VA 2 hours west. Work and enjoy a more relaxed lifestyle in a place where the people are friendly and the community is safe.

Galax offers a family-oriented atmosphere, affordable real estate, low cost of living, and excellent educational opportunities. It is an ideal setting for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure lovers who will enjoy all four seasons. The area offers an unparalleled range of outdoor recreation, including golfing, fishing, hunting, tubing, canoeing, kayaking and hiking. The City of Galax is a trail-head for the New River Trail: a 57 mile linear "Rails to Trails" recreational path ideal for horseback riding, hiking and bicycling. The scenic New River, one of the oldest rivers in the world, flows nearby. Galax is also home to the largest Old Time Bluegrass International Fiddler's Convention and the Blue Ridge Music Center.

Treat patients with more than medical expertise. Treat them with respect, dignity, kindness, and empathy as part of the team at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. This is your opportunity to join a Joint Commission-accredited region leader that has been cited as a Top 10 Hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report.

Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Join our award-winning organization, and learn we can improve the quality of your career experience with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.

**Minimum Qualifications**

**Education:** Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program required.

**Experience:** Clinical experience appropriate to specific practice/ department preferred.

**Licensure/Certification:** Current Physician Assistants license (PA) required. DEA licensure required. AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Advanced life support is preferred and is required for those who may use a defibrillator in their practice.

**Other:** Meets credentialing requirements. Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinic's malpractice insurance carrier. Ability to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers. Maintains open and supportive communications between all department members and other employees, patients and their family members. Commitment to continued professional development.

**Our Values**

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

**CommUNITY:** Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

**Courage:** Doing what's right for our patients without question.

**Commitment:** Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

**Compassion:** Putting heart into everything we do.

**Curiosity:** Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

**Requisition Number:** 21705

**Employment Status:** Full time

**Location:** Carilion Clinic Family Medicine - Galax

**Shift:** Day

**Shift Details:** Monday-Friday

**Recruiter:** KARYN B FARRELL

**Recruiter Phone:** 540-224-5383

**Recruiter Email:**


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

_Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace._

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