MD/DO Acute Care Surgeon - UNC Rex Hospital

UNC Health

UNC Health

Raleigh, NC, USA
Posted on Monday, December 4, 2023

Job Description


Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

North Carolina Surgery is seeking an Acute Care Surgeon to join their growing team. The board certified surgeons group offer advanced training and the latest techniques in various specialty areas while focusing on giving patients undivided attention. Joining a group of 5 acute care surgeons covering a busy community hospital (not a trauma center) and part of the UNC system.


  • Manage acute care surgical issues for the ER, ICU and hospital based consults
  • Support General Surgery, Colorectal, Surgical Oncology and Wound care divisions at night and in the ER
  • Rounding on inpatients as well as 2 clinics per week


  • 14 shifts per 28 day cycle, 12 hour shifts
  • Average 5 day shifts (7am-7pm), 7 night shifts (7pm-7am), 2 backup shifts (7am-5pm)
  • Typically cover 1 weekend night call per month
  • Experienced or fellowship in Acute Care surgery preferred
  • High complex cases
  • APP's part of the program

UNC REX Hospital (member of UNC Health Care) founded in 1894, is a private, not-for-profit health care system. For over 125 years, UNC REX has met the health care needs of our community by providing various services throughout the Wake County. Rex Healthcare has multiple facilities located in Apex, Cary, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Wakefield and Raleigh.