Advance your career by joining our established hospitalist team as a full-time physician at Summerville Medical Center in Summerville, South Carolina. Enjoy living near the charming and historic town of Charleston, South Carolina. This is a flexible block day schedule with a mix of 10 and 12-hour in-house shifts for an average of 17 shifts per month.
Responsibilities of the position include admitting, rounding and discharging hospital patients. Procedures are not required with sub-specialty support. The EMR is Meditech and the hospitalist runs codes with the emergency medicine team in addition to rapid response.
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do. We are proud to be the leading physician practice in the U.S., driven by our commitment to quality and safety and supported by our world-class operating team. To improve the experience of our physicians and advanced practice clinicians, we empower them to act on what they believe is right, free clinicians from distractions so they can focus on patient care, invest in learning and development to promote growth in the clinical field and foster an environment where continuous improvement is a shared priority.
- Hourly rate plus RVU and quality bonus
- Health benefits, retirement
- Professional liability insurance coverage
Leader of healthcare in the Lowcountry
Summerville Medical Center is a 94-bed, acute-care hospital with a 24-hour emergency room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics, and women's services including home-like birthing suites. Some of our accolades include being named a Joint Commission accredited chest pain center, certified stroke center, certified advanced heart failure, certified total hip and knee replacement, and Top Hospital for Quality Performance. We've also been awarded the following from the American Heart Association's Get with the Guidelines: Gold Plus in Heart Failure, Gold in AMI, and Bronze in Stroke.
Summerville, South Carolina
Settled after the American Revolutionary War, Summerville officially became a town in 1847. Summerville is mostly situated in Dorchester County, South Carolina with small portions of the county reaching into Berkeley and Charleston counties. The town limits extend to the Ashley River next to the Old Fort Dorchester State Historical Park. Summerville has hosted the annual Flowertown Festival since 1973. It is the largest arts and crafts festival in South Carolina and is held the first weekend of April. Enjoy the rich culture, history and attractions Charleston, South Carolina, has to offer within an hour's drive.