Job ID: 289734303  |  Last Updated: 9/16/2020

Academic Infectious Disease Physician Needed

Prisma Health Richland
Columbia, SC
Applicant Contact
Ayanna Harris

Job Description

Palmetto Health USC Medical Group is currently recruiting a BC/BE Infectious Disease physician to join a dynamic and productive stewardship team. The position combines research, clinical duties and teaching to achieve desired outcomes in the department, hospital and community. Join the Division of Infectious Disease along with the 12 physicians who work and support one another at the teaching hospital.

Contracted/Research 50%
Work with a multidisciplinary team including SC DHEC, College of Pharmacy to provide statewide antimicrobial training and support. Also, develop plans to analyze effectiveness of activities conducted under the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program. Then, provide guidance and support to facilities on National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) Antimicrobial Use and Resistance (AU/AR) modules, facilitate data analysis, and improve participation in surveillance strategies.

Clinical Duties/Patient Care 45%
Attend on teaching services at Prisma Health-Midlands Hospitals and other clinical services in rotation with Infectious Disease, Outpatient clinic coverage, occasional weekend or call coverage,

Teaching/Didactic 5%
Serve as faculty in ID fellowship, resident, and student teaching activities to include outpatient clinic and inpatient teaching service along with developing and providing appropriate training and continued education to outpatient clinical staff.

This is an employed opportunity that offers a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package. Physician will have an academic appointment at the University of South Carolinas School of Medicine.

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