Emergency Medicine Physician
St. Mary's Medical Center
St. Mary's Medical Center (SMMC) Ironton is a free-standing ER located in Ironton, OH. The ER has a full staff of emergency room physicians and nurses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and features a helipad, resuscitation/trauma rooms, advanced diagnostic testing, and 24/7 lab and imaging services. The Ironton campus is supported by the full range of specialty services at St. Mary's Emergency & Trauma Center in Huntington, West Virginia.
About the Community:
The city of Ironton is known as the gateway to southern Ohio. Situated on the Ohio River and the county seat of Lawrence County, Ironton has direct access to the river, railroad, and major highways. With a great number of resources that businesses are able to capitalize on, Ironton is the site of a number of major events throughout the year that brings many visitors.
Physicians are independent contractors and are given base rates with the opportunity to earn productivity pay at specific sites. VEP provides independent contractors with flexible schedules, and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage. Physicians also enjoy the benefit of becoming a shareholder after 150 hours worked which allows them to be actively involved in the governance of the company. Shareholders have the option of participating in VEP's 401(k) plan and short-term & long-term disability plans.