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The Department of Emergency Medicine at Prisma Health – Upstate is seeking a Board-Certified Emergency Medicine Physician to join the department and serve as the Division Chief of Emergency Ultrasound. Academic rank will be determined by the qualifications and background of the successful candidate. Applicants who have achieved a FPD-AEMUS as well as meet criteria for the rank of Associate Professor or Professor are preferred.
The Division Chief will lead the Department’s ultrasound operations, administrative, and scholarship missions in addition to supporting the educational programs which include a EUFAC-accredited advanced emergency medicine ultrasound fellowship program, an ACGME-accredited Emergency Medicine residency training program, and the onsite University of South Carolina Greenville School of Medicine. The Division has successfully achieved CUAP accreditation for multiple EDs and implemented workflows that enable ultrasound image electronic medical record (EPIC) integration. The current Emergency Ultrasound Division has fellowship trained and FPD-AEMUS faculty and is looking to further expand the expertise, experience, and growth of the Division.
Clinical responsibilities include patient care within the Emergency Departments staffed by our group including Greenville Memorial Hospital, an academic medical center with >100,000 patient ED visits annually.
· Level 1 Trauma Center
· Dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department within the Children’s Hospital
· Five Community Hospital Emergency Departments
· Accredited Chest Pain Center
· STEMI and Comprehensive Stroke Center
· Emergency Department Observation center
· Regional ground and air Emergency Medical Systems
· Accredited 3 year Emergency Medicine Residency Program
· Competitive salary
· Paid Relocation and Malpractice with tail coverage
· Professional allowance
· Generous benefits including retirement, health, dental and vision coverage.
· Public Service Loan Forgiveness Employer
With nearly 30,000 team members, 18 hospitals, 2,984 beds and more than 300 physician practice sites, Prisma Health serves more than 1.2 million unique patients annually and is the largest not-for-profit healthcare provider in South Carolina. Its goal is to improve the health of all South Carolinians by enhancing clinical quality, the patient experience and access to affordable care, as well as conducting clinical research and training the next generation of medical professionals. For more information, visit PrismaHealth.org.
Greenville, South Carolina is a beautiful place to live and work and the catchment area is 1.3 million people. Greenville is located on the I-85 corridor between Atlanta and Charlotte, and is one of the fastest-growing areas in the country. Ideally situated near beautiful mountains, beaches and lakes, we enjoy a diverse and thriving economy, excellent quality of life, and wonderful cultural and educational opportunities.