Job ID: 288995367
Last Updated: 7/16/2018
Emergency Medicine Physician Augusta
University HealthCare System
University Hospital was founded in 1818 and is the flag ship hospital of University Health Care System. It is ranked #3 in Georgia by US News, is a Magnate designated hospital and has been the Consumers Hospital of Choice 18 years in a row.
In February 2017, construction began on a state-of-the-art 72 bed Emergency Department. The new construction features a pod design, Pediatric ER, Minor Treatment Area and Psychiatric safe holding area. There are over 600 hospital medical staff, robust Hospitalist and Surgicalist services with exceptional service and professional consultation.
Annual Patient Volume: 84,000
ED Beds: 54
Admission Rate: 21%
Physician Daily Coverage: 70-hours
APC Daily Coverage: 40-hours
ABEM certification (or eligibility) required
Augusta, GA is known for being home to the Masters Golf Tournament and the 2nd largest city in Georgia. A quintessential southern town and golfers paradise, Augusta residents enjoy a close knit community with great schools and a mild climate year-round. Attractions include, Clarks Hill Lake for boating and fishing, Augusta canal (kayaking, paddle boarding, bike and jogging paths), Imperial Theatre, Equestrian activities in Aiken and its most well-known event, The Masters Golf Tournament. Weekend trips are an easy three hour drive to the beach or the mountains.
Why Practice with ApolloMD?
ApolloMD is physician operated with a Preferred Physician Ownership Model and we pride ourselves in providing a setting where our physicians maintain a high quality of life thru market-leading compensation, physician friendly contracts that are written in plain-language, and do not contain restrictive clauses or non-competes. Our physicians enjoy professional development opportunities and are supported through comprehensive on-site practice resources including administrative personnel. In addition, ApolloMD physicians are offered ownership options through our ApolloMD Partnership Program (APP), allowing them to build equity in a thriving group from day one, rather than waiting years to share in the success of a practice.
ApolloMD is a privately held, multispecialty physician practice headquartered in Atlanta, GA that is focused on rewarding physicians with quality of life, top income and ownership incentives that further their career goals while satisfying the emergency medicine, anesthesia, radiology, and hospital medicine needs of hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. This focus, which we have maintained since our inception nearly thirty years ago, has allowed us to become one of the most successful and fastest growing groups in the country. As a physician-owned and operated practice driven by the best interests of our doctors, we offer a different kind of partnership than traditional physician groups. We do not believe in non-competes and restrictive clauses. Our physicians work with us because they want tonot out of obligation. Together, we nourish a commitment to continuously improving efficiency, quality and patient satisfaction.
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