Prisma Health Medical Group-Midlands Department of Pediatrics in Columbia, SC, is seeking a BC/BE pediatric hospitalist to provide care within our free-standing Children’s Hospital. The ideal candidate will be fellowship trained or have at least 3 years hospitalist experience within a Children`s Hospital. The Division of General and Hospital Pediatrics provides care for all pediatric patients within our service area as Departmental subspecialists and the region`s primary care pediatricians admit directly to the hospitalist service except for surgery and hematology-oncology patients.
The position will include responsibility for teaching residents and medical students with a non-tenured faculty appointment at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine with rank and salary commensurate with experience. While primarily teaching clinicians, some faculty are engaged in research.
The Department of Pediatrics has a record of academic achievement and provides education and clinical supervision to medical students, physician assistant students, and pediatric and family medicine residents. Our pediatric residency has a total of 39 resident positions. The Department, along with our freestanding Children’s Hospital, presently provides 151,000 patient encounters annually with 9,000 admissions and over 32,000 pediatric emergency room visits. The Department has 18 divisions, is actively growing and has been recognized as the best teaching department for nearly all the last 35 years.
With 18 hospitals and more than 300 physician practice sites, Prisma Health serves more than 1.2 million unique patients annually. Our goal is to improve the health of all South Carolinians by enhancing clinical quality, the patient experience and access to affordable care, as well as conducting clinical research and training the next generation of medical professionals. For more information, visit PrismaHealth.org.
Columbia is the state capital with a diverse population and a wide range of cultural amenities due to the University of SC 30,000 students. In addition to having an affordable cost of living, it is very family friendly with good schools, a revitalized downtown, nationally ranked zoo and children`s museums. Outdoor activities are a premium due to its rivers, 650 miles of Lake Murray shoreline and state and national parks within 30-minute drives.
Generous benefits package including relocation and malpractice with tail coverage.
**We are a Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program Qualified Employer!**
Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to: Lexy Mason, Physician Recruiter, [email protected]