Grand Strand Medical Center is seeking a BE/BC Psychiatrists to staff a new Inpatient Unit in Myrtle Beach!
* Brand new 20 bed unit opened January 2018
* Employed Psychiatric Hospitalist to work 7on / 7off.
* Call will be 1:3 - ONLY during your week on. Shared with the Medical Director and a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
* Competitive compensation and benefits package.
This is an employed opportunity through HCA Physician Services Group. HCA Behavioral Health Services (BHS) is one of the fastest growing service lines within HCA and one of the nation's largest acute care psychiatric providers. HCA BHS operates behavioral services at 55 locations, with a total bed count of over 2,500. BHS serves all age populations: 57% adult, 21% geriatric, 13% child and adolescent, and 9% dedicated to specialty services such as substance abuse and eating disorders.
Given the high incidence rate of behavioral health disorders and the significant impact on our community, HCA began an initiative in 2008 to develop a strategic approach to these services with the goals to:
*Strategically partner with hospital affiliates to improve the management of behavioral health services
*Align behavioral health services with other services and systems within HCA to leverage synergies and improve patient outcomes
*Identify meaningful growth opportunities and institute a platform for increased effectiveness and collaboration through existing HCA behavioral health services
Grand Strand Medical Center is a 369-bed tertiary referral center in Myrtle Beach, SC, and is the largest and most clinically advanced hospital in the area. Grand Strand Medical Center is the only hospital in the region to offer such specialized services as an ACS verified Level I Adult Trauma Center and DHEC approved Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, pediatric intensive care and three emergency departments staffed with residency trained emergency medicine physicians. Grand Strand Medical Center has earned a reputation as the hospital of choice for residents and visitors. With a medical staff of 500+ highly skilled practitioners, Grand Strand Medical Center offers the community a full spectrum of board certified medical specialists and services.
Located in Myrtle Beach, in the heart of the "Grand Strand," the 60-mile stretch of coastline is considered one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the US. The area has been repeatedly recognized as one of the top retirement and tourist destinations (more than 18 million visitors a year) in the country. The community is comprised of a myriad of unique neighborhoods that include easy access to golf, the ocean, shopping and entertainment, national caliber live music venues, a local symphony, nationally recognized Botanical Garden (Brookgreen Gardens), minor league baseball, water parks, outlet shopping, international airport, fishing, boating and 2,500+ restaurants.