Internal Medicine Opportunity on Coastal-NC!

Physician: Internal Medicine
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:9827
Verified Date:05/08/2023
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Internal Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Progressive Scheduling:   3, 3.5, 4, 4.5 or 5 days-YOU DESIGN YOUR OPPORTUNITY!
  • Job Sharing: Work together (WT) options to enhance care and ensure balance
  • Inpatient Care not required but available if you prefer to see your own patients

Compensation Details

  • Retention/Sign-on/Loan-Forgiveness Program
  • Strong Benefits Program including:  Medical/Dental, 401k with Match, STD and LTD, CME, Generous Vacation & Partnership Track at 2 years with no buy-in/out

Community Details

  • Live and work on the coast of North Carolinas' southern outer banks.
  • Located near the coast of North Carolina, physicians have many wonderful options for living on the water.
  • Enjoy year round boating, golf, tennis, biking, surfing, paddle boarding, hunting and fishing.
  • Easy proximity to Historic Wilmington and New Bern.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting GI Salaries In Raleigh, NC. 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. 4 beds 3 baths 2,255 sqft  Beautiful home located in the quiet cul-de-sac community of Natures Walk. 4 Bedrooms with 3 baths this home is well maintained and move-in ready. Open floor plan and kitchen with center island. Downstairs features open living room with gas fireplace, dining room and kitchen. Also on this floor is a full bath and a bedroom with a built-in Murphy bed and a screened porch. Beautiful fenced yard with patio and a fire pit area and a 3 car garage. This home can be yours for $365,000.

The Community. Wilmington is a port city and the county seat of New Hanover County in coastal southeastern North Carolina, United States.[

The Employer.

  • 70 Providers in 19 locations between Jacksonville, NC and Southport NC
  • Nationally Recognized- high quality, affordable care model
  • Physician Leadership -Shaped and Managed
  • Able to quickly change and adapt to new  or evolving patient-centric programs/initiatives
Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 77 miles: Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR / KMYR) Myrtle Beach International Airport
  • 148 miles: Raleigh, NC (RDU / KRDU) Raleigh-Durham International Airport
  • 180 miles: Charleston, SC (CHS / KCHS) Charleston International Airport
  • 211 miles: Charlotte, NC (CLT / KCLT) Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 114 miles to Raleigh, NC
  • 134 miles to Durham, NC
  • 166 miles to Greensboro, NC
  • 179 miles to Charlotte, NC
  • 200 miles to Chesapeake, VA

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 7 miles: Wilmington, NC (ILM / KILM) Wilmington International Airport
  • 60 miles: Richlands, NC (OAJ / KOAJ) Albert J. Ellis Airport
  • 77 miles: Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR / KMYR) Myrtle Beach International Airport
  • 87 miles: Fayetteville, NC (FAY / KFAY) Fayetteville Regional Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $306,787
  • City Cost of Living Index - 95.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 94.6

Colleges and Universities:

  • University of North Carolina Wilmington (Full-time enrollment: 13,112)
  • Cape Fear Community College (FT enrollment: 8,372)
  • Miller-Motte College-Wilmington (FT enrollment: 2,395)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 49 miles; Jacksonville, NC; Full-time enrollment: 4,502)
  • Robeson Community College (about 69 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 70 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 8,881)


  • White alone 71.7%
  • Black alone 18.0%
  • Hispanic 6.2%
  • Two or more races 1.8%
  • Asian alone 1.6%


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

Major Industry:

  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Information (5%)


  • Fit For Fun Center
  • Wilmington Parks & Recreation
  • Halyburton Park
  • Airlie Gardens

Arts & Culture:

  • Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts
  • Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center
  • Wilson Center at Cape Fear Community College
  • Art in Bloom Gallery

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Carolina Panthers football
  • Charlotte Hornets basketball
  • Carolina Hurricanes hockey

Sports for the Participant:

  • Wilmington Sharks Baseball
  • Wilmington Hammerheads -  locally owned professional soccer
  • Wilmington Sea Dawgs - an independent minor league basketball team
  • Youth sports 
  • Adult fitness clubs and sports teams


  • Independence Mall
  • Hanover Center
  • Chandler's Wharf
  • Antiques of Old Wilmington

Top Five things to do:

  1. Noni Bacca Winery
  2. Battleship NORTH CAROLINA
  3. Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts
  4. Airlie Gardens
  5. Bellamy Mansion