General Surgeon Middlebury, Vermont cw
Middlebury, Vermont: We have an exciting new opportunity for a skilled General Surgeon to join the medical staff of a respected 25-bed critical access hospital in this beautiful college town 50 minutes south of Burlington. The employer is affiliated with the University of Vermont system, so you will have opportunities to collaborate with their esteemed academic medical center.
Join a second surgeon and together manage about 1000 general surgery cases per year, including upper and lower endoscopy. Practice in a modern, well-equipped setting with an excellent, experienced support staff. Call is two weeknights/week, and just one weekend/month.
You will enjoy a strong, local referral network from this tight-knit medical staff. You will be impressed by the hiring hospital a respected nonprofit hospital with a medical staff of 60+ doctors offering a broad range of primary care and subspecialty care services, including a 24/7 ER, a birthing center, cardiology, surgery, ENT, radiology, and more alongside a wonderful 100+ bed long term care facility. This is the second largest employer in the county, and part of the largest healthcare system in the state, with a mission of caring for neighbors and visitors with compassion and excellence.
We are offering:
Secure hospital employment
Paid relocation to beautiful Vermont
Wonderful, scenic college town close to Burlington!
Friendly, collaborative and supportive environment
Interesting variety of cases
Schedule and call supporting great quality of life!
Very competitive salary
Paid liability insurance
Health and dental, life and disability insurance
Plenty of paid time off
More paid leave plus funds for your CME
Assistance with your student loan debt!
Middlebury is a delightful New England college town with excellent dining and shopping options and local entertainment too. The charming village green hosts regular events, and the bridge over the river with a view of the waterfalls is a natural place to pause, and inhale the good life. Join a community with a buy-local spirit, farm-to-table markets, a very low crime rate, and a true neighborly atmosphere! Their superb local schools boast small class sizes and dedicated teachers, graduating young people who are ready to succeed, whether in an Ivy League setting, or on a nearby organic dairy farm.
Middlebury College, one of the finest liberal arts colleges in the nation (founded in 1800), offers outstanding programs in athletics, foreign languages, and fine arts on a picturesque campus directly adjacent to the hospital. This esteemed institution enrolls students from all 50 states and more than 70 countries! Hospital employees enjoy college membership, giving you access to their athletic facilities and discounted performing arts event tickets too. Its no surprise that the Princeton Review ranks Middlebury College a Top 20 school for Best Quality of Life much of this is due to the town itself!
Enjoy life in a rural, yet sophisticated, community and join a professional team in the hospital that is committed to both family and individual personal development. Middlebury offers spectacular views of the Green Mountains, with great local snow skiing and snowboarding, and easy access to major resorts like Killington, just an hour away. The warmer seasons offer challenging golf, hiking, cycling, sailing, boating, fishing, hunting, and adventures of every other sort with breathtaking scenery all around. The Trail Around Middlebury is a 16-mile footpath circling the town, and a favorite of walkers, runners, cross-country skiers and snowshoe enthusiasts. Bikers enjoy many options for mountain and trail riding, while local waterways invite kayakers to try still- or white-water. Try birdwatching or nature photography, if you prefer with plenty of prospects!
Middlebury sits between Burlington (Vermonts largest city, with over 200,000 people) and Rutland (under an hour from each), with the Adirondacks to the west, and the Green Mountains to the east. Albany NY is a two hour drive; Manchester NH (largest city in northern New England) and Montreal (second largest city in Canada) are each 2 hours away.