Physician

Employer
TeamHealth
Location
St. Francis Hospital - Columbus, Columbus, Georgia
Posted
Aug 31, 2018
Ref
6095
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time Physician to join our Emergency Department team in this busy community facility at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, Georgia. Our 40-bed ED at St. Francis Hospital has an annual volume of 70,000 and a separate Fast Track. We provide 49 hours of Physician coverage, and 60 hours of Advanced Practice Clinician coverage. Enjoy state-of-the-art equipment including voice activated chart dictation, and Medhost EMR. All sub-specialties are seen except for Pediatrics and Burns. Pediatric cases go to The Medical Center, and full radiology services are offered up until 5 pm with tele-radiology available after hours. We ask that you be ABEM or AOBEM certified, with Emergency Medicine training or experience.

St. Francis Hospital is a 376-bed facility offering a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency room services, including the area’s only open heart surgery program. In addition to high quality cardiac care. St. Francis has an outstanding orthopedic care center, top notch surgical services, pain management and spine center, women’s health care services and a mental health facility.

Job Benefits

  • highly competitive hourly rate
  • paid employee benefits
  • flexible schedule
  • sign-on and relocation bonuses
  • student loan repayment program of up to $150,000

Directly across the Chattahoochee River, Columbus has a classically restored and lively downtown. It is only 90 minutes south of Atlanta, 4 hours from Savannah and a short drive to the beautiful, white sand beaches of the Florida panhandle. Columbus has a strong public and private school system. Many companies are headquartered there and St. Francis Hospital is one of the top 10 employers. With a population of about 200,000, Columbus is home to many museums, including the National Civil War Naval Museum and Coca-Cola Space Science Museum. There is something for everyone in Columbus, from biking and white water rafting to geocaching, bird watching and zip lining. Take a stroll along the lovely pedestrian trail that winds through the city! Columbus has a humid subtropical climate with daytime summer temperatures often reaching highs in the mid-90s and low temperatures in the winter average in the upper 30s.