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Medical Directorship | Experienced Only | Interventional & Sleep Welcome - Hickory, NC, USA

Job Description

Medical Directorship | Experienced Only | Interventional & Sleep Welcome

Frye Regional Medical Center, a Duke Lifepoint Hospital in Hickory, North Carolina (1hr from Charlotte)  is growing with the addition of an employed, full-time  Pulmonary/Critical Care  physician to LEAD our established team.


  • Completion of ACGME accredited residency and fellowship programs
  • Post training experience 


Position Detail:

  • Mixed inpatient and outpatient medicine  to keep skill set in both Pulmonary and Critical Care medicine
  • Blocked schedule: 1 week in the ICU (7a-7p), 1 Week OFF, 2 weeks in the clinic; shared call, no night call
  • Open ICU; coverage shared with a well rounded group of  hospitalists, CC and Pulm physicians
  • Interventional procedures and Sleep specialists are welcomed


Recruitment Package may include:

  • Base salary + wRVU production incentive
  • CME allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Student loan assistance
  • FREE Navigate Student Loans confidential consultation 
  • Relocation allowance
  • Residency stipend
  • Paid malpractice coverage
  • Health benefits + Retirement plan
  • Marketing + practice growth assistance


Frye Regional Medical Center, a 355-bed hospital, is a part of the Duke Lifepoint Healthcare system.  FRMC offers the region access to more than 50 primary care and specialty providers through the FryeCare Physician network, including OB/Gyn, oncology, cardiology, behavioral health, orthopedics, general and bariatric surgery, and more.


Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Hickory is a well-rounded community located between Charlotte and Asheville. From furniture to recreational activities, this small town delivers a life rich in tradition and promise.
1hr to Charlotte, Winston-Salem and Asheville


A part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, Frye Regional Medical Center has served the health and medical needs of the residents of the Catawba Valley region since 1911 with a commitment to delivering high quality and compassionate care with a focus on patient experience and clinical outcomes.Frye Regional Medical Center includes a 355-bed acute care hospital - home to the Frye Regional Brain Center, Cancer Center, Heart Center, Lung Center, Orthopedics, General and Vascular Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss, and Women's Center with a Level III NICU.The hospital also features a 32-bed Emergency Department, 29-bed Inpatient Rehabilitation Center, 15-bed Surgical Suite and Inpatient/Outpatient Imaging. Frye Regional's South Campus is an 81-bed adult Behavioral Health Hospital. The health system also offers regional access to more than 70 primary care and specialty care providers through the FryeCare Physicians Network.

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Employer: LifePoint Health
Location: Hickory, NC, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pulmonology
Salary Range: