Primary Care Physician in Columbia, SC

Liberty Healthcare   •  

Columbia, SC 29201

Industry: Healthcare


Not Specified years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Description

Internists and Family Practice Physicians are encouraged to consider an outstanding practice opportunity with Liberty Healthcare.

A full-time Primary Care Physician position is now available with Liberty Healthcare on the medical staff of the G. Werber Bryan Psychiatric Hospital in Columbia, SC.

This position involves the provision of basic primary care to adult inpatient clients of the hospital's Forensic Division. This includes conducting histories and physicals of newly admitted patients, treating and managing acute and chronic illnesses, and collaborating with hospital nursing staff, specialists and attending Psychiatrists. This position is limited to Primary Care medicine only - and not responsible for providing any Psychiatric care.

As a valued member of our organization, you can expect an outstanding work / personal life balance, regular 40-hour workweeks, no after-hours on-call responsibilities and a significant amount of time off annually. Liberty's physicians are paid well. Income is fixed and not dependent upon patient volume or insurance billing. You will definitely have the ability to spend ample time with your small and stable caseload of patients – to ensure they receive quality care.

The Forensic Division of the G. Werber Psychiatric Hospital is a secure 185-bed inpatient psychiatric facility which serves adults who are struggling with mental illness and have historically had involvement with the criminal justice system.

The hospital is funded and operated by the South Carolina Department of Mental Health and selected members of the medical staff work through a collaborative long-term agreement with Liberty Healthcare.

Click here to visit the G. Werber Bryan Psychiatric Hospital online

The hospital is situated in Columbia - South Carolina's Capital City. Centrally located in the State, Columbia is convenient to many wonderful destinations. Charlotte is only 90 minutes north - and Atlanta, Myrtle Beach and the upstate region are within three hours driving distance. Columbia is rated by Kiplinger's among the top mid-size cities in the United States. You will find wonderful residential communities, outstanding restaurants, sports, cultural activities, universities and colleges, and much more in Columbia.

Click here to visit Columbia, South Carolina

Physicians who are applying for this position from out of state can expect to receive assistance with interview travel logistics, obtaining a South Carolina medical license, and relocation.

Skills & Requirements

Well-qualified candidates for this position will have these attributes:

  • Actively licensed as a Medical Doctor or Osteopathic Physician in South Carolina (or willing to apply)
  • Successfully completed an Internal Medicine or Family Medicine residency training program
  • Proficient in diagnosing, treating and managing a wide array of medical conditions and diseases
  • Comfortable practicing in a multi-disciplinary environment and serving people with mental illness

Valid Through: 2019-11-11