Pediatric Nephrology Opportunity
Prisma Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in South Carolina is seeking a full-time BC/BE pediatric nephrologist to join our growing team. The Division offers a full range of nephrology services, including all forms of renal replacement therapy and plasmapheresis. The nephrology service supports neonatal and pediatric critical care, oncology and urology programs with emphasis on clinical care and teaching. Prisma Health Children’s Hospital-Upstate serves as the clinical teaching hospital for University of South Carolina Greenville School of Medicine (USCGSOM) and our physicians have faculty appointments at USC. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in clinical nephrology, dialysis and hypertension; and will have demonstrated strong teaching experience and be eligible for the designation of Assistant or Associate Professor.
The division is comprised of three full-time Pediatric Nephrologists working in a collaborative manner with General Pediatrics and other Pediatric Subspecialties. We work closely with local area pediatric transplant programs to provide ongoing care for transplant recipients.
Our research program is growing with active engagement in the PNRC. We are an active clinical trial site. We have excellent research support with nursing, research administration, a separate research facility, and extensive grant-building support. We work in conjunction with our medical school as mentors, teachers, and preceptors. Further, our Pediatric and Medicine-Pediatric residency programs have a long history of excellent instruction and results. Opportunities to collaborate with USC Arnold School of Public Health faculty and qualify as clinical faculty at Clemson University School of Health Research (CUSHR) exists.
Prisma Health is a not-for-profit health company and the largest healthcare system in South Carolina. With nearly 30,000 team members, 18 acute and specialty hospitals, 2,947 beds and more than 300 outpatient sites with nearly 2,000 physicians, Prisma Health serves more than 1.2 million unique patients annually in its 21-county market area that covers 50% of South Carolina. Prisma Health’s goal is to improve the health of all South Carolinians by enhancing clinical quality, the patient experience and access to affordable care, as well as conducting clinical research and training the next generation of medical professionals.
Greenville, South Carolina is a beautiful place to live and work and the catchment area is 1.3 million people. Greenville is located on the I-85 corridor between Atlanta and Charlotte, and is one of the fastest growing areas in the country. Ideally situated near beautiful mountains, beaches and lakes, we enjoy a diverse and thriving economy, excellent quality of life, and wonderful cultural and educational opportunities.
Competitive salary. Generous benefits package including relocation and malpractice with tail coverage.
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