Rheumatology

Established and busy Rheumatology practice is seeking MD to join their team in Richmond, Virginia

Bon Secours Mercy Health

Richmond, Virginia

Rheumatologist

Bon Secours Mercy Health is seeking a BC/BE Rheumatologist to assist in diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disease and systemic autoimmune conditions or rheumatic diseases. Primary responsibilities include outpatient clinical care for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients who suffer from these musculoskeletal diseases. This physician must possess competence to enhance the function of patients affected body parts, heal and alleviate pain, which includes treatment of these diseases that can affect the joints, muscles, and bones causing pain, swelling, stiffness, and deformity.

We are a small close knit practice, who are family oriented and love serving our community. Our team consists of three MD's who have the support of two LPN's each, a nurse that works directly with you to help create a better streamline process for patient care. We also have an on site infusion center for our patients allowing you the chance to check in on your patients if needed. Also onsite there is access to X-Ray and Lab services. Our office provides one half day to allow our providers to catch up on administrative tasks. On a typical day one provider will see about 16-18 patients. Call is 1:3. Providers are on call only after hours/weekends. Average number of calls received is less than one. No RX refills. Mentorship is available.

Bon Secours Patterson Avenue Family Practice

Welcome to Patterson Avenue Family Practice, a department of St. Mary's Hospital.

We are your Patient-Centered Medical Home and Primary Care First practice! It is our sincere desire to give you the best health care possible. We specialize in family medicine and provide compassionate primary care through all stages of life. Located in the trendy and affluent West End of Richmond, the practice is near Three Chopt Road, in the Tuckahoe area, and surrounded by residential areas as well as restaurants, malls and other shopping amenities.

Office hours & appointments
Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8am - 8pm and Saturday 8am - 5pm. Saturday hours are for acute care visits only. Please call our office number, 804-741-6200 to schedule a Saturday appointment. The phone line opens at 8am on Saturday. Patients are seen by appointment.

About Richmond, VA
Richmond provides easy access to the amenities of a large urban setting as well as an easy commute for those seeking a more rural lifestyle. Within two hours of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Atlantic Ocean and Washington D.C., Richmond is uniquely situated within Central Virginia. It is home to the State Capital, Washington Redskins Training Facility, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and countless cultural, food, and music festivals. The area offers a wide range of entertainment, recreational, and leisure activities usually found in much larger cities and consistently ranks as one of the top places in the country to live, work, and play!

About Bon Secours Mercy Health
On September 1, 2018 Bon Secours Health System and Mercy Health combined to become the United States' fifth largest Catholic health care ministry and one of the nation's 20 largest health care systems. Bon Secours Mercy Health serves communities along the east coast and in Ohio and Kentucky. At Bon Secours Mercy Health, we are dedicated to continually improving health care quality, safety and cost effectiveness. Our hospitals, care sites and
clinicians are recognized for clinical and operational excellence. By utilizing robust measurement and reporting processes, we hold ourselves accountable for enhancing care and improving outcomes for our patients, residents and clients. Through partnerships and by investing in innovative processes, technology and products, we are continually striving to drive health care quality while reducing costs and in addressing health care issues facing entire communities (such as enhancing access to behavioral health care services and fighting opioid dependency).
  • Bon Secours Mercy Health at a glance:
    Not-for-profit Catholic health system sponsored by Bon Secours Mercy Ministries
  • Provides almost $2 million each day in community benefit
  • Owns, manages or joint-ventures facilities in seven states plus Ireland
  • 50 hospitals, more than 1,000 care sites
  • More than 60,000 employees, including 2,600 employed physicians and advanced practice clinicians