Physician Opportunities

The following are the provider positions available from:

Michelle Byrd, CVMG Recruiter                                 Courtney Scronce, CVMC Recruiter/Liaison
Phone: 828.459.6190                                                     Phone: 828.326.2859
Fax: 828.485.2785                                                          Fax:  828.326.2846                         

Catawba Valley Medical Center Employed Physician Positions:

Family Medicine Physician

Opportunities for BC/BE Family Practice position are available –  at Catawba Valley Medical Center  hospital owned Family Medicine clinics in Claremont, NC.

Our Family Medicine opportunity is with an Out-Patient family practice without OB, hospital-owned employed setting with a CVMC Family Medicine practice located in Claremont, NC and has only telephone call (1:26).  The opportunity is full time, 8am – 5pm; 4 days/ week, and is closed an hour for lunch each day.  No weekends, holidays, or evening hours; offers full benefits –  including malpractice, dental, health, life, disability, etc.;  3 weeks vacation; 1 week reimbursed CME; 7 additional paid holidays; and a highly competitive salary (depending on experience) with a bonus structure.  Can quickly leave base salary and move over to RVU productivity pay structure when you choose.   Availability – current.

For inquiries or to learn more about our Family Practice, Vascular Surgery, Pulmonology, Interventional Cardiology, or Urgent Care opportunities, please contact Michelle Byrd at 828.459.6190 or via email at

Pulmonology/Critical Care Physician

Description: Provides age appropriate physician care to patients from young adult through geriatrics as outlined in the credentialing process.

Our Pulmonology opportunity is  M-F 8am – 5pm office hours with both in-patient and out-patient duties, there are currently three physicians at this location. The new physician will enter into a rotation with the other three physicians of 7 days in ICU, and then rotate 2 days off, then 3 days in the office seeing patients until their next ICU rotation. Two year guarantee salary then changes over to RVU compensation plan, full benefits, malpractice ins, 3 wks PTO and 1 wk CME (all days available to provider on day one) 7 additional paid holidays, CME funds for License renewals, DEA certifications, CME trips and education, etc.

Education and Credentials Required: Graduate of accredited medical school program.  Current NC license. BCLS for healthcare providers must be completed within 90-days of employment. Preferred: Board certified.

Work Experience Required: None required.

Minimum Pay Rate: Salary depends on experience.

For inquiries or to learn more about our Family Practice, Vascular Surgery, Pulmonology, Interventional Cardiology, or Urgent Care opportunities, please contact Michelle Byrd at 828.459.6190 or via email at


Psychiatric opportunity in an adult and geriatric practice, within a not for profit Magnet hospital setting in Western NC, Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory, North Carolina. The medical center is located 60 minutes northwest of Charlotte and 60 minutes from the NC mountains. Practice opportunity is a 50% IP/ 50% OP.

This position will share primary call, for the 30 bed inpatient unit, with no less than four other employee psychiatrists. The practice environment offers a fully supportive and engaged administration and a comprehensive multidisciplinary treatment team, which includes a clinical psychologist, nurse practitioners, and licensed clinical social worker, with other disciplines on staff. Full benefits include malpractice, dental, health, life, disability coverage; 4 weeks vacation, 6 paid holidays per year; 5 CME days per year with expense reimbursement; professional licensure and membership reimbursement. The highly competitive salary is a blended base and bonus structure.


BC/BE hospitalist needed to join busy practice of 8 seasoned hospitalists and 4 advanced practitioners.  The service is expanding due to increased volume; schedule is 14 on/14 off.  Position is available immediately!

This position will offer a full benefits package including comprehensive employee benefits, malpractice and a relocation allowance. CVMC will also offer competitive salary with the potential for extra compensated shifts.  RVU productivity structure is under development and will be available in the near future.

For inquiries or to learn more about our Psychiatry or Hospitalist opportunities, please contact Courtney Scronce at 828.326.2859 or via email at

For a listing of CVMC employed Advanced Practitioners positions, please see the Human Resources postings.