Gastroenterologist needed in SC / Convenient to GA & Carolina metros, mountains & coast

  • Aiken Regional Medical Centers
  • Aiken, SC 29801
  • Mar 04, 2020
Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Aiken Regional Medical Centers has been providing high quality medical care since 1917 to the 160,000+ residents of Aiken and Aiken County, SC, and to many others in the Central Savannah River Area. The hospital is now recruiting a Gastroenterologist to join our current GI physician and practice within our employed physician group.   This is an excellent opportunity to quickly build a practice in an attractive and growing community with high demand for GI services.  And to make a difference in the community by partnering in our mission of delivering the highest quality of care and positive outcomes to patients and families.        Position highlights: BC/BE Gastroenterology Employed position Outpatient with some IP & ER consults  Hospital call 10 days a month Practice call 1:2 GI/Endoscopic procedures - EGDs, colonoscopies ERCPs preferred but not required Rapid practice development due to community need Attractive compensation package with generous base salary Productivity and Quality bonuses Full Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, ST & LT Disability PTO, CME, 401(k), Medical malpractice insurance Sign-on bonus and Relocation assistance Aiken Regional Medical Centers is a 273-bed acute care facility and the only hospital in the community.  The medical staff includes over 180 physicians representing a broad spectrum of specialties.  The hospital offers the best in maternity and newborn services at its new Women's LifeCare Center, comprehensive orthopedic services at The Joint Academy, and acute behavioral health services at Aurora Pavilion.  The Neuroscience Center, Cardiovascular Institute of Carolina, and Cancer Care Institute of Carolina feature expertise and high quality services in stroke, neurological disorders, cardiac care, and cancer care. Aiken Regional Medical Centers annually performs nearly 8,000 surgeries, delivers over 1,100 babies, treats 55,000 ER patients, and provides over 40 specialty services.  ARMC is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the largest and most respected healthcare management companies.   Aiken, SC was named the South's Best Small Town in 2018 by Southern Living Magazine.  Located centrally between the Carolina coast, the mountains, and major cities in Georgia and the Carolinas, Aiken is a family-oriented community offering an ideal climate and exceptional quality of life.  Aiken is horse country, known for its rich tradition as an Equestrian community, with year-around events and world-class training facilities, along with a 130-year tradition in Polo.  Aiken also enjoys proximity to the half-million metro area of Augusta, GA, host of the annual Masters Tournament and home to Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University.  Outdoor recreation options, well-appointed country clubs and golf courses, oak tree canopy lined streets, museums and historical sites, and a hip downtown with eclectic restaurants, shops and galleries make Aiken a great place to call home!  Discover more at https://www.visitaikensc.com     If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact:   Nathan Arnett - Physician Recruiter 866-227-5415 x222 nathan.arnett@uhsinc.com