Pulmonary and/or Critical Care Physician

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center is undergoing expansion with the development of our Critical Care Surgical Tower and is seeking a dedicated and empathetic Critical Care or Pulmonary & Critical Care Physician to become part of our rapidly expanding Critical Care team.

This position will entail a schedule of 7 days on followed by 7 days off, with 24/7 Advanced Practice Provider (APP) support. The majority of shifts will be during the day, complemented by a natural in-house nocturnal call and a rotation of swing shifts shared among 12 physicians.

Our new critical care surgical tower will operate under a closed unit / co-managment structure, boasting 59 new beds, contributing to a total of over 100 critical care beds within the hospital.

This role offers the opportunity to specialize as a Cardiovascular Critical Care Specialist or engage in a natural rotation through various critical care units such as the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU), Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU), Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU), and Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU).

With the opening of the new tower, ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation) and Cardiovascular advanced support therapy will be available, presenting additional avenues for professional growth and development.

There is also the prospect to contribute to the development and co-management of the VAD (Ventricular Assist Device) program.

We invite you to become a valued member of our exceptional Critical Care Team!


Members of our team are:

  • Physician liaisons, championing education and training initiatives
  • Participating and leading various quality and safety committees for an individual hospital or the health system
  • Change agents, identifying and leading process improvement efforts
  • Administrative partners with hospital and medical staff leaders to help facilitate organizational change

Novant Health offers:

  • NH Medical Group employed
  • Medical and Retirement Benefits
  • Relocation Allowance
  • CME Allowance
  • System wide EHR-Epic
  • Malpractice
  • Work-Life balance

 Novant Health Medical Group

  • Is one of the largest medical groups in the nation
  • Offers resiliency training for physicians and team members to prevent burnout
  • Is nationally recognized for advanced care and one of the largest community based, non-profit healthcare systems
  • Is well known for being physician-led and physician-driven. For example, our physicians are in every area of leadership across the organization. That means every strategic discussion has physicians at the table, and every market partners a physician leader with an administrator. The result is a focus on the details that are important to physicians.

What does it mean to be a part of Novant Health?

  • A commitment to patient centered care and our model of spending more time with each patient, and creating a seamless system of care for our patients are the foundations of our success
  • Sharing a philosophy of putting high value on the patient experience
  • Novant Health is an integrated network of physician clinics, outpatient facilities and hospitals that delivers a seamless and convenient healthcare experience to communities in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.
  • The Novant Health network consists of more than 1,800 physicians and over 35,000 employees who provide care at nearly 800 locations, including 15 hospitals and hundreds of outpatient facilities and physician clinics.
  • In 2022, Novant Health was included on Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity, Best Employers and America’s Best-in-State Employers list. The Disability Equality Index also named Novant Health on its Best Places to Work list.
  • In 2021, Novant Health reported $1.1 billion in total community benefit, including $192.7 million in financial assistance to members of the communities we serve.


At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities. 


Join us, and let’s transform healthcare together. 

#MakeHealthcareRemarkable #JoinTeamAubergine 



  • Graduate of an accredited school of medicine required
  • Completion of an accredited residency program required
  • For specialty physicians – completion of an accredited fellowship program specific to medical specialty


  • Current MD license in appropriate state
  • Board certification or eligibility
  • Current DEA license required


It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of “First Do No Harm”.