Endocrinology (SA196978) Augusta, Georgia
This east Georgia medical center is seeking a board certified/board eligible Endocrinologist to join an employed traditional practice with inpatient and outpatient responsibilities. This salaried physician will receive a competitive salary based on MGMA guidelines, full employee benefits (including profit sharing, relocation expenses and educational loan assistance), as well as, office setup and support from the administrative management team. The medical center is a not-for-profit community hospital that receives no local funding. With 581 licensed beds, this acute care hospital serves a 25-county region in Georgia and South Carolina and continues to lead area hospitals in market share. The more than 600 employed and independent primary care physicians and specialists who practice at the medical center provide everything from routine preventive and diagnostic care to comprehensive heart and vascular and oncology services, and much more. Since 1999, the medical center has been named the Consumer Choice Award winner for overall quality and image. The Consumer Choice Award is based on an independent survey of consumers conducted by National Research Corporation to recognize the most preferred hospitals in metropolitan areas across the country. This places the medical center in an elite group of hospitals nationwide. AugustaRichmond Countyis aconsolidated city-countymunicipality, located at the fall line of the Savannah River. According to 2012 US Census estimates, the Augusta-Richmond Countypopulation was 197,872. Augusta is the principal city of theAugusta-Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area, which as of 2012 had an estimated population of 580,270, making it the third-largest city and the second-largest metro area in the state afterAtlanta. It is the116th-largest city in the United States. Internationally, Augusta is best known for hostingThe Mastersgolf tournament each spring.