Augusta - Georgia's second largest city - on the banks of the Savannah River|
Envision Physician Services is seeking an Emergency Medicine Director and Staff Physicians|
at Doctors Hospital of Augusta
56,000 annual patient visits
Level III Trauma Center
Two Trauma Bays
Physician Coverage: 44 hours daily
APP Coverage: 55 hours daily
PEDs Coverage: 12 hours daily
EMR - Meditech
Salary & Benefits
Independent Contractor Status
“A” rated professional liability insurance plus "tail"
Ideal candidates will be Board-Certified in Emergency Medicine
and must have Prior Directorship and/or Leadership experience
Staff Physician Requirements
Candidates must be Board certified in Emergency Medicine (ABEM or AOBEM)
The past few years have been exciting times for Doctors Hospital of Augusta. They officially opened their newly completed three-story tower, which houses their new Joint and Spine Center, and a state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit. They have also recently renovated and expanded the Joseph M. Still Burn and Wound Clinic. Here are some facts about the hospital:|
• 354-bed Hospital • State-of-the-art ICU and PCU • Certified Primary Stroke Center • Accredited Chest Pain Center • Joseph M. Still Burn Center - largest inpatient burn center in the US with separate hosptialist and intensivist • Named a "Top Performer for Key Quality Measures" by the Joint Commission two years in a row
Our Emergency Services Department recently underwent a major facelift. With 23 full capacity beds and 4 pediatric rooms, we are proud to have the most modern and up to date emergency department in the area. With a commitment to quality, efficient patient care, our Emergency Department continues to average the area’s shortest wait times and fastest treatment times while experiencing significant volume growth.
Doctors Hospital was also recognized as one of only 17 hospitals in the state of Georgia placed in the Chairman’s Category, the highest category attainable, by the Georgia Hospital Association for clinical outcomes. This means that our hospital scored in the top five percent of all Georgia Hospitals in patient outcomes for conditions including acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care improvement project measures.
The hospital is owned and operated by HCA Healthcare, one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services. HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 174 hospitals and 119 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom.
Augusta–Richmond County, with a population of 197,000 is a consolidated city-county on the central eastern border of Georgia. It is a laid-back city with beautiful summer weather and mild winders. Nestled along the banks of the Savannah River, Georgia's second largest city offers its visitors and residents traditional Southern charm plus all the perks of metro living - arts, culture, shopping, education opportunities, fine cuisine, state-of-the-art healthcare, and sports. Augusta is approximately two hours east of downtown Atlanta by car utilizing I-20 and only 2.5 hours from both the beach and the mountains. Here you can literally soak up the best of all worlds. (See the Map)|
Internationally, Augusta is best known for hosting The Masters golf tournament each spring. The Masters brings over 200,000 visitors from across the world to the bright green Augusta National Golf Course. Membership at Augusta National is widely considered to be the most exclusive in the sport of golf across the world.
Augusta is a regional center of medicine, biotechnology, and cyber security. Augusta University, the state's only public health sciences graduate university, employs over 7,000 people. The city's three largest employers are Augusta University, the Savannah River Site (a Department of Energy nuclear facility) and the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence at Fort Gordon, which oversees training for Cyber, Signal Corps, and Electronic Warfare.
Envision Physician Services provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgical services, and women’s and children’s services at more than 780 facilities in 48 states. We support our physicians and advance practice providers with the resources needed to deliver high-quality patient care, allowing clinicians to focus on medicine, not its administrative burden. With clients across the country, you’ll find an opportunity that fits your needs and goals at any stage of your career. |
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