Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) is a 222-bed hospital in Portsmouth, Ohio, providing emergency and surgical care, as well as a wide range of other health-care services (see Programs and Services for details).
SOMC employs 2,200 full- and part-time people, has a medical staff of more than 140 physicians and specialists, and is supported by more than 800 volunteers.
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As the health care needs of our community continue to change and grow, we at Southern Ohio Medical Center are dedicated to changing and growing to meet those needs.
While residents in large city programs may find themselves challenged to gain this initial level of independence, SOMC residents flourish in an exceptional educational environment where they immediately achieve the knowledge, clinical skills, and confidence to handle the many situations that arise in clinical practice.
Healthy Partner Program
SOMC’s employee wellness program focuses on eating healthy, increasing activity, avoiding tobacco use, use of preventative measures, managing chronic conditions, and managing emotional health.
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Southern Ohio Medical Center is the first hospital in the tri-state region to achieve the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) highest honor, the Magnet designation, recognizing national excellence in nursing. Only four percent of hospitals in the U.S. can claim this distinction.
Volunteer at SOMC
SOMC is supported by more than 800 volunteers. Find out how you can join the team and help us a make a difference!
How to View Your Pay Stub Using API
Employees can review their pay stubs online by logging into API.
Service Coverage/On-Call Calendar
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The Weekly Beat
Stay up to date with Southern Ohio Medical Center current events with the Weekly Beat. The Weekly Beat is a newsletter published every Friday to keep our employees and community informed about all the exciting events and stories surrounding SOMC.
Contractor Orientation Process
If you will be coming to SOMC as a contract employee, please read the following attachments.