Pediatric Hospitalist Job Opportunity in South Carolina
Palmetto Health USC Medical Group
April 16, 2018
Columbia, South Carolina
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia is seeking a pediatric hospitalist preferably with fellowship training or significant clinical experience. The Division of General and Hospital Pediatrics provides care within our free standing Children`s Hospital and supervision of residents on the service.
The position is a full time non-tenure track for candidates BE/BC in General Pediatrics and will include responsibility for teaching residents and medical students. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience.
Rated the top teaching department in the School of Medicine for the last 22 years, the Department of Pediatrics has a record of academic achievement and high faculty morale. Our residency program has 12 resident positions at each level with exceptional board pass rates. All subspecialists within the department, outside of oncology, admit to the hospitalist service with subspecialists acting as consultants. A freestanding Children’s Hospital opened June 2008; presently we serve over 151,000 children annually in our clinics with 7,500 inpatient admissions and 34,000 pediatric emergency visits. In the spring of 2018, we will open the state’s first pediatric inpatient rehabilitation unit.
Columbia is a metropolitan area with a population of more than 725,000. In addition to being the capital and home of the state’s flagship university, it offers a low cost of living and is situated with both the Atlantic coast and the Blue Ridge Mountains less than 2 hours away.
Interested candidates should forward letter of intent, CV and three references to: Brennan.Bogner@palmettohealth.org, or contact by phone at 803-296-2183.
R. Caughman Taylor, MD Chairman, USC Department of Pediatrics 9 Medical Park, Suite 200A Columbia, SC 29203 Tel: 803-434-7950 Fax: 803-434-8606
Internal Number: 2017
About Palmetto Health USC Medical Group
The Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group is a not-for-profit company that brings together physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care providers from two of South Carolina’s most respected organizations – Palmetto Health and the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. We are the Midlands region’s largest multispecialty, clinically integrated medical group and 11th largest employer.
Combining the medical excellence, compassionate care and clinical research expertise of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine with the advanced technologies of Palmetto Health, our health system partner, we go beyond caring for people to caring about people.
We are building a system to provide our patients with many new services and areas of expertise, providing greater access to care in convenient locations.