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Physician - Pediatrics - Critical Care Job in Charleston, SC

Medical Director Pediatric Inpatient/Intensive Care Units in Summerville, SC

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  • Negotiable
  • Partnership
  • 10/15/2019
  • 709631
  • J-0321257

Envision Physician Services has an opportunity for a Board Certified Pediatric Intensivist to lead our inpatient pediatric and pediatric critical care practice at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) in Summerville, SC.  The Medical Director will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the inpatient pediatric and PICU 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.  Summerville Medical Center is home to one of the busiest Pediatric Emergency Rooms in SC that is staffed with Peds EM trained physicians.

Opportunity Highlights:
o  Competitive compensation 
o  Work life balance (off six months out of the year)
o  Comprehensive benefits which include medical, dental, vision, 401K.
o  Malpractice Insurance with no tail coverage.

Opportunity Details:
o  Staffing Model:  2 Pediatric Intensivists
o  Schedule:  Week on/off schedule 
    In-house during the day
    Call from home at night
o  Cover both PICU/Pediatrics, Consult for ER
    6-beds with 2 observations beds
    2018 Peds/PICU census data
      482 Admissions
      421 Pediatrics; 61 PICU Admits
      ADC  3.59
o  Pediatric subspecialty support includes Pediatric Surgery, GI, ENT, Anesthesia, Radiology, with telemedicine coverage for Pediatric Cardiology and active recruitment of Pediatric Neurology.

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.
The Medical Director position is an exceptional growth opportunity for a collaborative, dynamic individual committed to building strong relationships with the pediatric staff and surrounding community healthcare professionals. Responsibilities include program development, educating the nursing staff and oversight of the PICU and Peds Unit. Serving Dorchester County and North Charleston, the area offers a picturesque, vibrant growing community balanced with an easy-going lifestyle.  There is plenty of fine dining, opportunities to celebrate the Arts, as well as recreational and outdoor activities for all interests throughout the seasons.

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