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Physician, Family Practice

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Physician, Family Practice - Full-Time, Days, Waycross,GA

Why Join Ascension?

About Ascension St. Vincent’s Hospitals (Riverside, Southside and Clay)

  • St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside is a 528-bed hospital founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1916. It is part of St. Vincent’s HealthCare and Ascension, the nation’s largest Catholic and non-profit healthcare system.

  • St. Vincent’s Riverside is home to the largest cardiovascular program between Atlanta and Orlando.

  • St. Vincent’s Southside is a 311-bed facility and joined the St. Vincent’s HealthCare family in 2008.

  • The Family Birth Place at St. Vincent’s Southside was one of only nine organizations in the U.S. to receive the PRC Platinum Achievement Award.

  • St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County, a 106-bed hospital, opened its doors in 2013 and began an expansion that doubled its size by 2015.

  • The expansion added maternity and women’s services, 30 inpatient beds, 13 treatments rooms in the emergency department, and a shell to add 30 additional beds in the future.

 

About Waycross, GA

  • Waycross is located in the heart of Southeast Georgia.

  • Waycross is at the northern tip of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge.

  • It is a city filled with Southern hospitality and charm.

 

About Ascension Medical Group

When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

 

What You Will Do

Practice Details:

  • Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.
  • Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.
  • Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.
  • Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.
  • Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.
  • Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Florida Board of Medicine obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students. 
 

St. Vincent's HealthCare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

 
 
Job ID: 406872
Category: Physicians
Ministry: Ascension St. Vincent's, FL
Location: Waycross, GA

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