MUSC Health Family Medicine Core Faculty - Florence, SC

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MUSC Health
Florence, South Carolina
Jun 17, 2024
Jul 16, 2024
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The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and MUSC Health are seeking experienced Family Medicine physicians for academic opportunities in Florence, SC. Chosen candidates will serve as MUSC Health Pee Dee Division s GME Core Faculty and will play an integral role in growing and shaping the inaugural Family Medicine Residency Program anticipated to launch in July 2025 at MUSC Health Florence Medical Center.

Qualities We re Seeking:
  • Demonstrated interest in the education of residents
  • Commitment to leadership in resident education and program administration
  • Compassion, professionalism, and dedication to lifelong learning
  • Special interest and expertise in maternity and newborn care, sports medicine, or geriatrics preferred
  • Candidates must be board certified in Family Medicine and licensed to practice Family Medicine in the state of South Carolina at the time of hire.

About the Opportunity:

Core Faculty will report to the Residency Program Director, and will directly impact the organization, implementation, and continued improvement of the new training program. As a foundational element of graduate medical education, Core Faculty will foster the growth and development of residents in the practice-based learning environment, ensuring that graduates are prepared to deliver the highest quality of care to patients in the communities they serve.

The new Core Faculty Physician will:
  • Split time between educational, administrative, and clinical care
  • Serve as a role model, mentor, and advisor to residents in the program
  • Participate in the selection, orientation, and evaluation of residents
  • Contribute to the development of program curriculum and evaluation tools
  • Promote family medicine care and the residency program, preferably practicing the full scope of ambulatory primary care medicine
  • Provide appropriate levels of resident supervision to ensure patient safety
  • Support the Program Director (PD) and Associate Program Director (APD) in the implementation of policies and procedures consistent with institutional and program requirements (e.g. resident clinical and educational work hours and clinical learning environment)
  • Assist with the incorporation and application of ACGME Milestones into evaluation tools
  • Participate in program evaluation and clinical competency committees at the discretion of the PD
  • Prepare and deliver structured educational activities as requested by the APD or PD
  • Participate in resident scholarship with the goal of one scholarly project per year
  • Actively participate in faculty development initiatives

Our Benefits:
  • Customized compensation packages
  • Paid malpractice coverage
  • Generous paid time off
  • CME allowance + time off to grow in your field
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligibility
  • Complimentary student debt analysis, savings optimization, and repayment planning services
  • Excellent retirement options including optional tax deferred contributions
  • Epic electronic health record (EHR) software, with robust Epic optimization support
  • Commitment to team-based care and provider wellness

About MUSC s Regional GME Programs

The Medical University of South Carolina s Regional Network is an ACGME-accredited sponsoring institution for Graduate Medical Education programs. We re committed to leading innovative Graduate Medical Education programs where physicians-in-training can develop clinical, personal, and professional competence to provide exceptional patient care in the communities they serve, with a special focus on rural and medically underserved areas and populations.

Life in South Carolina s Pee Dee Region

Originally founded at the intersection of three railways, Florence, South Carolina, has transformed from a quiet rail town into a bustling center of industry, healthcare, education, culture, retail, and recreation, all without losing an ounce of its charm. Enjoy the pace of small-town life without sacrificing access to amenities. In Florence, you ll find ample shopping opportunities, fine dining, entertainment, live music events, year-round outdoor recreation, and fantastic schools.

Drive just 2 hours NW of Florence to access the Charlotte International Airport (CLT), and 2 hours SE to reach the Charleston International Airport (CHS) and the beauty and historic charm of Charleston, SC.