TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for an Emergency Medicine physician to join our emergency department team at Doctors Hospital of Augusta in August, Georgia. Practice in an award-winning hospital known for its excellence in robotic surgery, orthopedics and emergency medicine. In addition to the hospital's outstanding clinical reputation, physicians can also enjoy its fantastic location in the heart of Augusta, with easy access to Charleston and Savannah. Plus, the beautiful beaches of Hilton Head and Tybee Island are close by. Augusta Georgia is best known for hosting the Master's Golf Tournament each spring. This busy 26-bed ED offers 4 designated pediatrics beds and sees 56,000 patients annually. It is a Level II Trauma Center with two Trauma Bays as well as a Certified Primary Stroke Center and Accredited Chest Pain Center. We ask that you be residency trained and board certified ABEM/AOBEM. TeamHealth offers an exceptional compensation package including paid professional liability insurance, sign-on and relocation.
- Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Sign-on bonus
- Advanced practice clinician coverage
- Double physician coverage
- Excellent sub-specialty backup
- Independent contractor status
- State-of-the-art ICU and PCU
- Joseph M. Still Burn Center, the largest burn center in the US with separate hospitalist and intensivists
A part of HCA
Doctors Hospital of Augusta (DHA) is a 350-bed full-service tertiary care center offering a comprehensive range of care services. Well-recognized for clinical excellence, DHA is a certified Primary Stroke Center and Accredited Chest Pain Center. It has also been recognized for excellence in Women’s Health Surgery and burn care. The hospital is home to the largest inpatient burn center in the US with 20 patient rooms and a hyperbaric treatment area. DHA is a part of HCA, the nation's leading provider of healthcare services.
Augusta, Georgia, offers all the hallmarks you’d expect of a southern city, historic homes, magnolia trees and azaleas, but it doesn’t compromise on big city flair. In addition to its rich golf and southern traditions, Augusta is home to funky music, art galleries, performance art and improve theatre, festivals and more. Add to the nightlife and music, watersports on the Savannah River, a minor league baseball team, a beautiful river walk and many more urban and outdoor amenities! Augusta is located just 2 and a half hours from the Georgia and South Carolina coast, with easy access to cities and beaches like Charleston, Savannah, Hilton Head, Tybee Island and more!