Opportunity: Section Chief, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, FY22
 Opportunity Details
Posted Start Date: Negotiable
Specialty: Maternal Fetal Medicine
Other Specialties Considered:

Location:   Get Map Roanoke, VA, USA
Region: Southeast , Urban
Job Position Code: MFM Section Chief, FY22  
Practice Setting:

Carilion Clinic Maternal Fetal Medicine and Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital is located on the outskirts of Roanoke's vibrant and safe Downtown District, less than a mile from Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine & Fralin Virginia Tech Biomedical Institute.

Openings: 1
Location Overview:

A five-time All America City, the Roanoke Valley is a metropolitan area of over 300,000 located at the southern tip of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley, surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains.

 Offer Details
Income Details:

Base salary plus incentive plan based upon quality and production.

Incentive Pay: Yes
Partnership Potential: Carilion Employed Physician
Relocation Paid: Yes, Allowance up to 15,000
Vacation: Yes
CME: Yes, allowance + paid days off
Call Coverage: 1:4, In-house coverage provided by OB/GYN Generalists Faculty
Other Benefits:
  • Health/Vision/Dental
  • Life/Disability
  • Paid Malpractice & Tail
  • Pension Plan
  • 403-B Savings Plan

 Job Description

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech-Carilion School of Medicine is seeking a Section Chief for Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM). The Section of MFM practices from Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, a 763-bed teaching/tertiary referral center with Virginia State-designated Level 1 Trauma Center and Level III Nursery serving one million people throughout western Virginia. Our Maternal Fetal Medicine practice provides the full spectrum of MFM clinical services, genetic counseling, teaching Medical Students and Residents of our fully accredited OBGYN residency program and engages in clinical research. The Section also provides consultative services around the region to multiple OBGYN practices and is the only referral center for High-Risk Obstetrics in the region.

The Chief of MFM will report directly to the Department Chair for Obstetrics and Gynecology. The Director will oversee operations at our outpatient location, including 3 other MFM faculty, 2 genetic counselors and ultrasound technicians. This is an excellent opportunity for a physician who is seeking a position that combines both academics and clinical care. Support will be provided with opportunities to expand leadership skills and advance professionally. Candidates must be board-certified in MFM by ABOG and demonstrate a strong commitment to patient care as well as resident and medical student education. The successful candidate should have a clinical vision to continue the exponential growth of the Section; and a track record of proven leadership. Requirements for physicians include successful completion of a U.S. Accredited OBGYN Residency training program, a Virginia Medical license and, qualifications commensurate with academic appointment at the associate professor level or greater. Offering a competitive compensation package including comprehensive benefits and productivity bonus. 

Carilion Clinic is the largest not-for-profit integrated health system in western Virginia, serving nearly one million people and include 7 hospitals, 280+ practice locations, and 28 GME programs with 780+ physicians in over 75+ specialties. In 2007, Carilion partnered with Virginia Tech to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (VTCSOM) and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC. The position includes the opportunity for academic appointment to VTCSOM, and research interests are supported.

Roanoke is a multicultural metropolitan area of over 300,000, located at the southern tip of Virginia's spectacular Shenandoah Valley, surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and the stunning 22,000-acre Smith Mountain Lake. 

Carilion Clinic is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We embrace a diverse workforce and provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified candidates without regard to Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin, Protected Veterans.

Section Chief of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Carilion Clinic/Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA
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Community Overview

The Roanoke Valley is a metropolitan area of more than 300,000, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Roanoke has amenities that you'd expect from a dynamic urban center, without losing the charming feeling of a smaller place. Expansion Management named Roanoke Valley one of its Five-Start Communities for quality of life. The ranking is based on a reasonable cost of living, affordable housing, low crime, excellent transportation access, good public schools, proximity to community colleges and universities, and educated workforce and low taxes.

  • Mild weather and four seasons
  • Bike the Blue Ridge Parkway and hike the legendary Appalachian Trail
  • Boating, camping, swimming at Smith Mountain Lake, 500 miles of shoreline
  • Theater, symphony, ballet, opera, fine arts, and museums
  • Two hours to ski resorts, with chalets or five-star lodging
  • US Department of Education has recognized Roanoke Valley Schools for being among the nation's best.
  • Roanoke County, Roanoke City and Salem City school systems have Advanced Placement classes and the international Baccaulareate program.
  • Nationally ranked & internationally acclaimed colleges and universities
  • The National Civic League named Roanoke an All-American City six times
 Community Links
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  • Jefferson Center
  • Mill Mountain Star
  • Mill Mountain Zoo
  • Radford University Carilion
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  • Roanoke Economic Development
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  • Roanoke Regional Airport
  • Roanoke Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Roanoke Valley Real Estate
  • Roanoke Weather
  • Roanoke, VA
  • Roanoke, VA is for Lovers
  • School Report Cards for Roanoke City/County
  • Science Museum of Western Virginia
  • Smith Mountain Lake
  • Southwest Virginia Ballet
  • Taubman Museum of Art
  • Virginia Museum of Transportation
  • Virginia's Blue Ridge
     Hospital Links
  • 2020 Carilion Clinic Annual Report
  • Carilion Clinic
  • Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital
  • Carilion Clinic Graduate Medical Education Programs
  • Carilion Clinic News Blog
  • Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
  • Fly-through Animation of Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
  • Top 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals in U.S.
  • VA Dept of Health Incentive Program
  • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
     Contact Information
    Contact: Penny Daniel, Physician Recruiter
    Carilion Clinic
    213 South Jefferson St, Suite 1401, Suite 1401
    Roanoke, VA 24014
    Email: padaniel@carilionclinic.org
    Phone: (540) 224-5373
    Fax: (540) 983-1169

     Practice Information
    Practice Name: Carilion Clinic Maternal Fetal Medicine
    Number of physicians in group: 3
    Practice Description :

    Carilion Clinic's Maternal Fetal Medicine practice is located on a newly renovated spacious floor within Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital, conveniently located to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. The practice consists of three MFM physicians, two genetic counselors, two ultrasound techs, RN's, medical assistant and clerical support staff. Designated RN serves as a nurse navigator facilitating communication with referring providers and rounding with the MFM physician.

    If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.