Gastroenterologist - MUSC Health Kershaw Medical Center
Location: Camden, South Carolina
Type: Full Time
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Internal Number: R-0000003925
Join a team that’s Changing What’s Possible – MUSC (Medical University South Carolina) Health - Kershaw Medical Center is seeking a board certified/board eligible Gastroenterologist to initiate a new Gastroenterology care and treatment service line in Camden, South Carolina. By joining a dynamic team of physicians and support staff, you will be able to provide high-quality care to patients in Camden, SC, and the surrounding communities.
MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), is dedicated to the pursuit of “Changing What’s Possible” in health care. Nationally recognized for its innovation, patient- and family-centered care, and quality outcomes, this integrated health care system is accessible via its downtown Charleston campus, nine regional medical centers, more than 100 outreach locations, clinical affiliations with numerous health care partners, and a robust telehealth network.
Ideal candidates should:
Be collaborative, innovative, and teamwork-focused
Have the drive to start and develop a new service line
Be willing to champion operational efficiency of the practice and support areas
Be board certified or eligible in Gastroenterology
About our opportunity:
Extraordinarily strong interdisciplinary specialty support from MUSC Physicians
Good clinical support
Collegial team of Providers
Advanced Practice Provider support if desired
Excellent Hospitalist support and access to regional Gastroenterology support
Opportunity for involvement in clinical trial research programs with many possibilities for collaboration university-wide
Strong Primary Care Base
Located within 32 miles of downtown Columbia, SC
Excellent marketing and outreach support
MUSC Gastroenterology is a nationally recognized Digestive Disease Center and is a leading institution for digestive and liver disease research. MUSC employs some of the most experienced and skilled Gastroenterologists in the tri-state region. We work hard to provide expert preventative care, advanced diagnostic services, and personalized treatment plans to patients in South Carolina and beyond.
MUSC refractory Gastroenterology conference and other specialty conferences
Support from premier clinical leaders
Opportunity to publish research if desired
Excellent compensation package, including employer-funded retirement plans, and CME allowance
Paid malpractice coverage
Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligibility
MUSC Health - Kershaw Medical Center is a comprehensive healthcare system providing a range of diagnostic, medical, surgical, rehabilitation, and post-acute care services. It includes the 119-bed Medical Center in Camden, Outpatient Center and Urgent Care at Elgin, West Wateree Medical Complex in Lugoff, a sleep diagnostics center, and home health and hospice program. Throughout its more than 100 years of service to the community, its mission remains the same: to preserve and optimize human life in South Carolina through education, research, and patient care.
Kershaw County, South Carolina, is one of the state’s most desirable places to live, work, and visit. Fast-growing Camden, SC, is best known for its year-round recreational activities, rich cultural community, affordable real estate, and nearby lakeside housing, all near metropolitan cities, beaches, and mountains. Camden is just 30 minutes from the State Capital, Columbia, SC, 90 minutes (about 1 and a half hours) from Charlotte, NC, and just two and a half hours from Charleston, SC, and South Carolina’s beautiful beaches.
The hospitality of this gracious community will entice you to enjoy this place of history, horses, recreation, festivals, shopping, and dining.
MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), is dedicated to the pursuit of “Changing What’s Possible” in health care. Nationally recognized for its innovation, patient and family-centered care, and quality outcomes, this integrated health care system is accessible via its downtown Charleston campus, seven regional medical centers, more than 100 outreach locations, clinical affiliations with numerous health care partners, and a robust telehealth network.
Founded in 1824 in Charleston, MUSC is home to the oldest medical school in the South as well as the state's only integrated academic health sciences center, with a unique charge to serve the state through education, research and patient care. Each year, MUSC educates and trains more than 3,000 students and 850 residents and fellows in six colleges: Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. MUSC brought in more than $328 million in biomedical research funds in fiscal year 2021, continuing to lead the state in obtaining this funding.As the clinical health system of the Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC Health is dedicated to delivering the highest quality and safe patient care while training generations of compassionate, competent health care providers to serve the people of South Carolina and beyond. Close to 25,000 care team members provide care for patients at 14 hospitals with approximately 2,500 beds and 5 additional hospital locations in development, more than 300 telehealth sites and nearly 750 care locations situated in the Lowcountry, Midlands, Pee Dee and Upstate regions of South Carolina. In 2021, for the seventh consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report named MUSC Health the No. 1 hospital in South Carolina.