Seeking an Internal Medicine physician who enjoys quality of life and a great work environment

Physician: Internal Medicine
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:9901
Verified Date:09/14/2021
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Internal Medicine

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Outpatient only; hospitalist program in place 
  • Hospital employee (open to other option - independent)
  • Expect to see 25-30 patients per day
  • Small surgical procedures are optional
  • Preventative and chronic medical care 
  • EMR utilized is eClinical

Compensation Details

  • Competitive compensation (MGMA) wRVU model
  • Sign on Bonus, student loan repayment and relocation assistance are negotiable
  • Stipend available for residents
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
  • Malpractice and Tail coverage provided

Community Details

  • The community is a great fit for the person loving the great outdoors and enjoys the beauty of the mountains, rivers, lakes and streams. 
  • This safe, friendly community is a great place to raise a family, yet close enough to larger cities for sporting events, the arts, and fine dining via the two interstates passing through the area. 
  • Experience "The Good Life" and enjoy work and life balance in southwest Virginia.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Internal Medicine Salaries In Charlotte, 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 4 baths 4,431 sqft A Mansion on a Hill is the only way to describe this beautiful, well cared for home setting on 1.24 acres in the Country Club joining the Golf Course. This is a great place to entertain with the open floor plan. Outside you will find a circular paved driveway, large yard, lots of landscaping and a putting green. This home can be yours for $359,900

The Community.  Wytheville is a town in, and the county seat of, Wythe County, in western Virginia, United States.

The Employer.  Hospital is a 100-bed, acute-care facility that provides medical services to the people of Wythe and Bland counties and surrounding areas. A healthcare leader in the community, the hospital offers a host of services including: emergency department, outpatient Imaging, women's services and a birthing center, urology, a bone & joint center, post-acute care, surgical services, occupational medicine, a pain center, rehabilitation and therapy services. 

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 144 miles: Charlotte, NC (CLT / KCLT) Charlotte Douglas International Airport
  • 182 miles: Raleigh, NC (RDU / KRDU) Raleigh-Durham International Airport
  • 264 miles: Richmond, VA (RIC / KRIC) Richmond International Airport
  • 294 miles: Dulles, VA (IAD / KIAD) Washington Dulles International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 94 miles to Greensboro, NC
  • 120 miles to Charlotte, NC
  • 138 miles to Durham, NC
  • 158 miles to Raleigh, NC
  • 201 miles to Lexington-Fayette, KY

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 76 miles: Beckley, WV (BKW / KBKW) Beckley Raleigh County Memorial Airport
  • 76 miles: Roanoke, VA (ROA / KROA) Roanoke Regional Airport
  • 87 miles: Blountville, TN (TRI / KTRI) Tri-Cities Regional Airport
  • 114 miles: Greensboro, NC (GSO / KGSO) Piedmont Triad International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $186,097
  • City Cost of Living Index - 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 102.2

Colleges and Universities:

  • Wytheville Community College (Full-time enrollment: 2,193)
  • New River Community College (about 25 miles; Dublin, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,007)
  • Radford University (about 33 miles; Radford, VA; FT enrollment: 9,426)
  • Concord University (about 34 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 42 miles; Blacksburg, VA; FT enrollment: 30,984)



  • White 83.4%
  • Black 10.1%
  • Hispanic 2.5%
  • Asian 1.8%
  • Two or more races 1.1%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.94%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5.3%
  • County Tax Rate - 0.33%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.74%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)


  • The Wytheville Community Center
  • Wythe County Parks and Recreation
  • Wytheville YMCA


Arts & Culture:

  • Wytheville Boyd Museum
  • Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum
  • Great Lakes to Florida Highway Museum


Sports for the Spectator:

  • Carolina Panthers NFL football
  • Charlotte Hornets NBA basketball
  • Greensboro Swarm NBA G league
  • Carolina Hurricanes NHL hockey

Sports for the Participant:

  • Wytheville Waves swim team
  • Wythe High School sports
  • Wytheville Community College Bass Fishing Team
  • Wytheville YMCA 


  • The Farmers Daughter Boutique
  • The Yarn Shop
  • Hannah's Attic
  • All Around Sporting Goods
  • Wythe Shopping Plaza

Top Five things to do:

  1. Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum
  2. Beagle Ridge Herb Farm
  3. Big Walker Lookout
  4. Wytheville There's Only One
  5. Beagle Ridge Herb Farm