Organization

Prisma Health

Location

Columbia, South Carolina

Date Posted

October 27, 2022

Job Categories

Full Time

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Pediatric Child Abuse Opportunity

Columbia, SC

Prisma Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare provider in South Carolina, seeks a BC/BE Pediatrician to join a growing team in our Pediatric Child Abuse Division. The full-time position is open to a physician who is trained in Child Abuse, or in General Pediatrics with a strong interest in child abuse. The position will include direct patient care, as well as responsibility for teaching. The general pediatrician candidate will be provided training during the first year of employment.

 

Details:

  • Join a team of 3 MDs and 2 APPs with a patient-first philosophy of care, compassion, and clinical excellence.
  • Provide medical services to a 13-county region in the Midlands of South Carolina affiliated with a tertiary Children’s Hospital.
  • Enjoy a thriving clinical program with two main outpatient practice locations
  • As part of the faculty for the USC School of Medicine and a department with 20 subspeciality divisions, the physician will be very involved in resident and student teaching.  Rank and salary commensurate with experience.
  • Be part of an award-winning Pediatrics Department recognized as the best teaching department for 28 out of the last 31 years.
  • South Carolina has a well-integrated statewide medical response system for child abuse

Highlights:

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid Relocation and Malpractice with tail coverage
  • Professional allowance
  • Generous benefits including retirement, health, dental and vision coverage.
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness Employer
  • Epic EMR

 

 

The Department of Pediatrics has a record of academic achievement, financial success, and high faculty morale. The Department along with our freestanding Children’s Hospital presently provide 151,000 patient encounters annually with 7,500 admissions and over 30,000 pediatric emergency room visits. The department has 18 divisions, is actively growing with planned new programs and faculty hires throughout. While primarily teaching clinicians, some faculty are engaged in research with infrastructure support.

 

With nearly 30,000 team members, 18 hospitals, 2,984 beds and more than 300 physician practice sites, Prisma Health serves more than 1.2 million unique patients annually. Its 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. For more information, visit PrismaHealth.org.

Columbia is the state capital, and home to the University of South Carolina’s main campus. It is ideally located near beautiful mountains, beaches and lakes, we also enjoy a diverse and thriving economy, excellent quality of life and wonderful cultural and educational opportunities.

 

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to: Lexy Mason, Physician Recruiter, Lexy.Mason@prismahealth.org

 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Engages in the diagnosis, prevention, or treatment of disease, defects or injuries and recommend or prescribe treatments for the relief or cure of physical, mental or functional ailments or defects.
  • Renders medical treatment to his or her patients consistent with generally accepted professional standards of care without regard to their ability to pay for such treatment and without regard to race, creed, color, sex, religion, national origin, or age.
  • Completes accurate, legible, and timely records with respect to all medical examinations and procedures; to accurately use Current Procedural Terminology and International Classification of Diseases codes.
  • Provides after hours call coverage equally with other physicians of the Practice unless there is an agreement otherwise.
  • Complies with standards of accepted medical practice, the rules and regulations of managed care organizations and other payors, including but not limited to Medicare and Medicaid (except to the extent those rules conflict with Physician’s professional medical judgment), and the standards of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
  • Enhances clinical skills by maintaining sufficient continuing medical education to meet the requirements of the Physician’s certification and/or state licensing board.
  • Agrees to actively participate in non-revenue generating activities which serve to advance the Vision and Mission of Prisma Health. As an Academic Health Center, these activities may range from serving on committees, community outreach, helping to meet the teaching, the research goals and/or other activities as determined by the appropriate Department Chair. These important expectations are shared by all providers within Prisma Health–University Medical Group and are key elements of a high performing, integrated, physician led organization.
  • Participates in responding to requests for proposals for managed care contracts.
  • Participates in the establishment of quality assurance programs, utilization management programs, patient education services, and patient satisfaction programs.
  • Assists Employer in obtaining and maintaining any and all licenses, permits and other authorizations, plus achieving any applicable accreditation standards that relate to the business of Physician’s Practice or Department.

 

Qualifications

 

Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

Successful Completion of Residency; Board Certified or Board Eligible; Medical Staff Privileges

 

Application Process

 

Please apply by going to Prismahealth.org or you can use the link below:

https://wd5.myworkdaysite.com/recruiting/prismahealth/PrismaHealthProviders/job/Columbia-SC/Physician—Child-Abuse-Pediatrics—Columbia_R1028014-1


About the Organization

 

With nearly 30,000 team members, 18 hospitals, 2,984 beds and more than 300 physician practice sites, Prisma Health serves more than 1.2 million unique patients annually. Its 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. For more information, visit PrismaHealth.org.

Columbia is the state capital, and home to the University of South Carolina’s main campus. It is ideally located near beautiful mountains, beaches and lakes, we also enjoy a diverse and thriving economy, excellent quality of life and wonderful cultural and educational opportunities.

 

Contact Name

Lexy Mason

Contact Phone

7406304586

Contact Email

Lexy.Mason@prismahealth.org

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