Physician - Med-Peds Job in Williamston, NC

Physician: Med Ped
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:7948
Verified Date:09/03/2020
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:Yes
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Med Ped

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Employed position 
  • Busy, successful practice 
  • Office space ready and available 
  • Ability to cover some Pediatric call for ER and deliveries a plus 
  •  Visa Sponsorship Available

Compensation Details

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Productivity Incentives + Quality Bonus Potential
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Relocation
  • Med Ed Debt Assistance 
  • Health, Life and Retirement
  • CME, Med Lic and Dues and more!

Community Details

  • Martin County is located in the northeast Coastal Plain of North Carolina, just ninety-eight miles from North Carolina's Outer Banks and Atlantic Ocean.
  • More than twenty creeks and streams slowly meander through the countryside emptying into the Roanoke River, eventually reaching the Albemarle Sound. Greenville, home of East Carolina University and East Carolina School of Medicine is an easy twenty-five mile drive to the southwest.
  • Martin County is mainly agrarian and has a population of 25,000. Although rural in nature, Martin County has significant industry, which has grown at a healthy rate
  • Many out of state corporations have made sizable investments in our county. Some of these include Weyerhaeuser, Guy's Snack Foods, Perdue Farms, Inc., Aiamar Knit Fabrics, Inc., Liberty Fabrics, White Packing and Fruit of the Loom.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Med Ped Salaries In Raleigh. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

 The Housing Market. This custom built home has endless features. Approx 3236 sq ft with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathroom, bonus room, formal dining room, and open den/kitchen floor plan. Master bedroom with his & her walk-in closets and master bath with jacuzzi tub & walk-in, tiled shower. Matching stone finish on porches, fireplace & chimney. Cozy screened porch on the rear of house which leads to a spacious patio equipped with mounted flat screen and view of the in-ground, salt water pool. This home can be yours for $469,900.

The Community. Williamston, the county seat, is the largest town with a population of 6,000. Martin County is comprised of interesting communities like Bear Grass, Goose Neck, Poplar Point, Farm Life and Spring Green, each with its own special identity.

The Employer.  a 49-bed Acute Care facility located in Williamston, North Carolina. The hospital has received full accreditation from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Martin General offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services including: a state-of-the-art Intensive Care facility, Rural Health Clinics, a 24-hour Emergency Department, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Midwifery Services, Pediatrics, Family Practice, Laboratory, Radiology, Pharmacy, Cardiopulmonary Services, Complete Surgery Facilities, Telemedicine and Physical and Occupational Therapy and Telemedicine. Part of Martin General Hospital, the University Family Medicine Center is a Family Practice Residency program that is associated with East Carolina School of Medicine

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 119 miles: Raleigh, NC (RDU / KRDU) Raleigh-Durham International Airport
  • 174 miles: Richmond, VA (RIC / KRIC) Richmond International Airport
  • 222 miles: Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR / KMYR) Myrtle Beach International Airport
  • 250 miles: Charlotte, NC (CLT / KCLT) Charlotte Douglas International Airport

 

Closest Major City:

  • 76 miles to Chesapeake, VA
  • 81 miles to Norfolk, VA
  • 89 miles to Raleigh, NC
  • 92 miles to Virginia Beach, VA
  • 104 miles to Durham, NC
  • 154 miles to Greensboro, NC

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 27 miles: Greenville, NC (PGV / KPGV) Pitt-Greenville Airport
  • 60 miles: New Bern, NC (EWN / KEWN) Coastal Carolina Regional Airport
  • 98 miles: Richlands, NC (OAJ / KOAJ) Albert J. Ellis Airport
  • 111 miles: Norfolk, VA (ORF / KORF) Norfolk International Airport

 

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $107,183
  • City Cost of Living Index State - 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Cost of Living Index - 93.7

 

Colleges and Universities:

  • East Carolina University (about 25 miles; Greenville, NC; Full-time enrollment: 23,943)
  • Pitt Community College (about 29 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 29 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)
  • Nash Community College (about 48 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)
  • Craven Community College (about 52 miles; New Bern, NC; FT enrollment: 2,712)



Demographics:

  • 62.1 %Black alone
  • 34.0% White alone
  • 2.1% Hispanic

 



 

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 5.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 4.75%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.15%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.78%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)



 

Recreation:

  • The Williamston Parks and Recreation Department maintains over 70 acres of parks and open space. 
  • The Charles Kuralt Trail, in the Roanoke River Wildlife Refuge, is a popular destination for birders and you’ll see a variety of birds flitting through the trees as you walk down the trail. It’s just a short 1-mile (1.6 kilometer) loop, but it’s a beautiful walk. As the same suggests, you’ll see a variety of wildlife, not just birds, including otter and deer.

Arts & Culture:

  • The Martin County Arts Council was formed in 1975 by a group of local citizens with a love and appreciation for the arts. We operate as a volunteer organization guided by a Board of Directors from our home, the Flat Iron Building on Washington Street. We offer program in the art center and through community outreach to serve all the citizens of Martin County.
  • Our continuous programs include:
  • Weekly Classes are available in a variety of art forms for adults and children.
  • Rotating art exhibits in the Flat Iron Gallery
  • Performing arts performances ranging from music to theater are presented through grant funding and private donations.
  • Arts education programs in public schools
  • Youth Summer Art Camps

 

Sports for the Spectator:

  • The Carolina Panthers are a professional American football team based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • The NC State Wolfpack men's basketball team represents North Carolina State University in NCAA Division I men's basketball competition.
  • The Charlotte Hornets are an American professional basketball team based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • The Carolina Hurricanes are a professional ice hockey team based in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Soccer
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Swimming 
  • Hiking

Shopping:

  • Walmart Supercenter
  • Belk
  • Piggly Wiggly
  • Hiks Fashions of New York

Top Five things to do:

  1. Deadwood Theme Park
  2. Senator Bob Martin Agricultural Center
  3. Martin Community Players
  4. Martin County Geocaching Trail
  5. Roanoke River Wildlife Refuge