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Facility Spotlight: LewisGale Regional Health System

Posted on Tue, Dec 02, 2014
Facility Spotlight: LewisGale Regional Health System

The LewisGale name has been synonymous with high-quality healthcare in the Roanoke Valley for over a century. With locations stretching from Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to Roanoke and New River Valleys, LewisGale Regional Health System is consistently ranked as one of the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for quality of care including patient safety, patient satisfaction and health outcomes.

Here are 5 facts about LewisGale Regional Health System and the surrounding area!

  1. LewisGale Regional Health System is comprised of four hospitals: LewisGale Medical Center – Salem, VA; LewisGale Hospital Alleghany – Low Moor,VA; LewisGale Hospital Montgomery – Blacksburg, VA; LewisGale Hospital Pulaski – Pulaski, VA
  2. All four hospitals were recently recognized by the Joint Commission as top performers on key quality measures linked to better patient outcomes.
  3. LewisGale Regional Health System is ranked among the top in the nation by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in “Core Measures” for:
  • Heart Attack or Chest Pain Process of Care
  • Surgical Care Improvement Project
  • Heart Failure Process of Care
  • Pneumonia Process of Care
  1. LewisGale Medical Center Salem Shaved Off 88 Minutes from Average Length of Stay—click here to learn how!
  2. Blacksburg is a vibrant scenic area nestled in the mountains of southwest Virginia. Home to Virginia Tech, The Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the VT Corporate Research Center, the area offers exceptional educational, sporting, and cultural amenities. Accolades include:
  • “Best Small Town in the Mid-Atlantic Region to Practice Medicine” – Medscape
  • Named “Best Place in the US to Raise Kids” –  Bloomberg/Businessweek
  • Named a “Perfect Place” and one of the “Top10 Dream Towns” –  Outside Magazine
  • Named one of the “Top 50 Places to Live” –  Men’s Journal
Watch this video to learn more about the New River Valley of Virginia!

FEATURED JOBS at LewisGale Regional Health System

FT Hospitalist at LewisGale- Alleghany
FT EM Medical Director at LewisGale Montgomery
FT EM Physician at LewisGale Pulaski
FT Emergency Medicine Physician at LewisGale Medical Center Salem
FT/PT EM Physicians at Alleghany
PT EM Physicians at Montgomery
PT MLP’s at Alleghany
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Get to know the quality clinicians of LewisGale Regional!


Facility Spotlight: McAllen Medical Center

Posted on Fri, Aug 08, 2014



  1. McAllen Medical Center’s “South Texas Health System’s ER Just Got Easier” program allows patients to request an appointment in the ER up to 12 hours in advance for minor emergencies.
  2. New rate increase to $275/hr just announced for ED physician position at McAllen Medical Center.
  3. In June 2014, this hospital installed 58 new “smartbeds” to enhance patient experience. These beds provide comfort for patients and with their built-in scales, they provide ease-of-use for clinicians.
  4. In July 2014, Forbes listed McAllen, TX as the 3rd best city for jobs in 2014.
  5. For the jet-setter: McAllen, TX is located just 70 miles from South Padre Island and you can now book non-stop flights to LA from McAllen!
  6. McAllen Medical Center is Hidalgo County’s designated advanced Level III trauma center. Board-certified and board-eligible trauma surgeons are available in hospital 24/7.
  7. Two helipads provide air ambulance access to McAllen Medical Center.
To submit your CV for this exciting opportunity, click here!

Watch this video to learn more about McAllen Medical Center!