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Seeking Medical Director to lead Pediatric Inpatient/Intensive Care Units in Summerville, SC! Flexible week on/week off schedule, less than an hour from Charleston, SC!

Envision Physician Services has an opportunity for a Board Certified Pediatric Intensivist to lead our inpatient pediatric and pediatric critical care practice at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) in Summerville, SC. The Medical Director will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the inpatient pediatric and PICU with particular attention to quality, patient safety, policies and procedures, and patient experience. The role also incorporates working with hospital administration and providing leadership for the multi-disciplinary staff. Summerville Medical Center is home to the busiest Pediatric Emergency Room in SC that’s staffed with Peds EM trained physicians.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • Engaged and supportive hospital administration with strong focus on Pediatric service lines
  • Work life balance (Off 6 months out of the year!)
  • Competitive compensation with leadership stipend
  • Comprehensive benefits which include medical, dental, vision, and 401k (Starts day 1!)
  • Malpractice insurance with tail coverage

Opportunity Details:

  • Staffing Model: 2 Pediatric Intensivists
  • Schedule: Week on/off schedule (Off 6-months out of the year!)
    • In-house during the day
    • Call from home at night
  • Cover both PICU/Pediatrics, Consults from ER
    • 6-beds with 2 observation beds
    • 2019 Peds/PICU Census Data
      • ​787 Admissions
      • ​655 Pediatrics;
      • 132 PICU Admissions
      • ​ADC 5.25
  • Pediatric subspecialty support includes Pediatric Surgery, GI, ENT, Anesthesia, Radiology, with telemedicine coverage for Pediatric Cardiology
  • Active recruitment of Pediatric Neurology

About Envision:

With over 30 years of high-quality Women’s & Children’s services and more than 100 service contracts, Envision Physician Services is a trusted strategic partner for established hospitals and health systems. Combining a national infrastructure with local support, our breadth and depth of clinical and operational resources allow our physicians to spend more time on what matters: delivering high-quality care. We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package effective on day one, and malpractice insurance with tail coverage.

Facility Information

Summerville Medical Center is a 94-bed, acute-care hospital with a 24-hour emergency room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics, and women's services, including "home-like" birthing suites. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader in the delivery of healthcare in the Lowcountry.

Community Information

Serving Dorchester County and North Charleston, the area offers a picturesque, vibrant growing community balanced with an easy-going lifestyle. There is plenty of fine dining, opportunities to celebrate the Arts, as well as recreational and outdoor activities for all interests throughout the seasons.

Benefits and Compensation

Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.

Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:

  • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
  • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
  • Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
  • A-rated professional liability insurance
  • Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
  • Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
  • Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
  • Clinician mental health and well-being support
  • Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
  • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.

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Company Information

Envision Physician Services is a leading national medical group, delivering care when and where it's needed most. Our team of 25,000 clinicians specializes in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgery and women's and children's care. Together, we care for more than 32 million patients a year and support healthcare partners across 45 states and the District of Columbia

As a part of Envision Healthcare, we are making a meaningful difference in patients' lives and driving innovations that improve the delivery of care and the health of communities in every corner of America. We treat more than 15 percent of the country's emergency department visits, deliver more than 120,000 babies, conduct more than 10 million radiology reads and provide more than 2.6 million anesthesia cases each year.

We are focused on protecting and empowering clinicians so they can focus on what matters most – caring for patients. We do this by providing mental health and well-being resources, administrative support, clinical best practices, clinical research opportunities, leadership coaching and more. Our unique structure enables us to develop local practices that support clinicians with regionally-based clinical leaders and operational expertise from our expansive nationwide network.

Each Envision partner facility or health system has its own unique culture, but all of our sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the group's core values of being patient-focused, team-oriented and caregiver-inspired.

Envision Physician Services values the diverse perspectives and experiences of our teams. We recognize that through our collective expertise, we can improve the delivery of care for patients and clinicians. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion here and how we are supporting clinician wellness here. We are proud to be an EOE/AA employer.