Envision Physician Services is seeking a Board Certified Neonatologist to lead our advanced Level II NICU practice at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) in Summerville, SC. The Medical Director will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the NICU and newborn nursery at Summerville Medical Center and Trident Medical Center (TMC) with particular attention to quality, patient safety, policies and procedures, and patient experience. The role also incorporates working with hospital administration and providing leadership for the multi-disciplinary staff.
Details of the position/facility are listed below:
Staffing Model: 2 Neonatologists
Schedule: Week on/off schedule (Off 6-months out of the year)
In-house during the day
Call from home at night
Round at two facilities which includes 16-bed Level II NICU (1,500g or 32-weeks) and newborn nurseries
Plans to consolidate Women’s and Children’s Services under one roof in the works with plans to move all L&D services to Summerville Medical Center in 2019
Combined deliveries: 2,634
Summerville NICU ADC: 3.7
Trident NICU ADC: 5.7
Summerville Medical Center is home to the busiest Pediatric Emergency Room in SC that’s staffed with Peds EM trained physicians
Pediatric subspecialty support includes Pediatric Surgery, GI, ENT, Anesthesia, Radiology, with telemedicine coverage for Pediatric Cardiology
Active recruitment of Pediatric Neurology to utilize the cooling equipment that the hospital has already invested in for their ongoing goal to get a Level III NICU designation
With over 30 years of high-quality Women’s & Children’s services and more than 100 service contracts, Envision Physician Services is a trusted strategic partner for established hospitals and health systems. Combining a national infrastructure with local support, our breadth and depth of clinical and operational resources allow our physicians to spend more time on what matters: delivering high-quality care. We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package effective on day one, and malpractice insurance with tail coverage.
- Charleston, SC
Internal Number: JO000015269
About Envision Physician Services
Envision Physician Services (www.envisionphysicianservices.com) is a multi-specialty provider group and healthcare management team that provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgical services, and women’s and children’s health services to more than 780 facilities in 48 states. Envision Physician Services brings together EmCare and Sheridan Healthcare as one organization, allowing us to provide a greater scope of service than any other national physician group.
We invest in our 23,000 clinicians, providing them with the tools, resources and technologies they need to deliver high-quality patient care. This infrastructure includes quality and performance reporting, operational support, dedicated lean process improvement teams and risk management resources.
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