Aiken Regional Medical Center and Augusta University in Augusta, GA have entered into a joint recruitment for a fulltime pediatrician.
The incoming Pediatrician will be employed by the university and work in a four-person practice based at the hospital in Aiken. The group averages 20 – 25 office visits per physician per day with minimal hospitalized patients. Responsibilities will include ambulatory care and neonatal care in a Level 2 newborn nursery. Office call is shared on a 1:4 rotation, while most inpatient care is provided by the affiliated Children’s Hospital of Georgia.
The position also includes a faculty appointment with the university and will teach third year medical students and pediatric residents rotating through the practice. The compensation package will be competitive and will include salary, benefits and other incentives. Ideal candidates will be board certified or eligible; Spanish-speaking ability is a plus, but not required.
Aiken, SC is conveniently located just twenty minutes from Augusta, GA - home of the Master Tournament - and two to three hours from the mountains, the Carolina coast and Atlanta. Aiken offers a great family-oriented community, exceptional recreational opportunities (golfing and equestrian), and historic small town charm with a vibrant and upscale appeal. Enjoy the best of the Southeast in Aiken, South Carolina.
Aiken Regional Medical Center is a 225-bed hospital and is the only hospital in the community. The medical staff includes more than 120 physicians representing a broad spectrum of specialties. More than 85 percent of the medical staff are board certified with many board certified in more than one specialty.