Providence Health is seeking an experienced Pulmonary or Pulmonary/CC physician with entrepreneurial spirit to build a strong pulmonary practice in the Columbia, South Carolina area. Practice in a general outpatient Pulmonary Clinic with Inpatient and ICU Pulmonary consults. With a forward-thinking and dynamic pulse, there are a multitude of reasons why Columbia, SC is known as The Real Southern Hot Spot. Easy to access by three major interstates (I-77, I-26, and I-20), Columbia is situated in the heart of South Carolina at the convergence of three rippling rivers lined by a shady riverwalk perfect for jogging and walking. The area's population is over 700,000, with thriving colleges and universities, award-winning hospital systems and diverse and charming neighborhoods to suit any lifestyle. Several entertainment districts with outdoor cafés, coffee shops, art galleries and shops present year-round opportunities for socializing and enjoying the outdoors. Historic homes and antebellum mansions nod to a bygone era while high-tech start-up companies and art enthusiasts thrive in the urban revitalization occurring in the downtown area.
Welcome to Columbia, the capital of South Carolina and home to a diverse array of neighborhoods, heritages and historic districts.
Founded in 1786, Columbia is known for the three rivers that converge in its midst – the Saluda, the Broad and the Congaree. The city’s metropolitan area includes both Lexington and Richland counties, and is home to Fort Jackson – the largest and most active Initial Entry Training Center in the U.S. Columbia’s multiple colleges and universities, including the University of South Carolina, present a robust environment of learning and culture for the region.
Columbia is centrally located in the state and offers residents and visitors a plethora of recreational activities. Hiking, kayaking, swimming, running and cycling can be enjoyed at a number of area parks. The University of South Carolina offers a vibrant college athletics scene for sports enthusiasts. The Koger Center for the Arts keeps a busy calendar of shows and activities throughout the year. And beach excursions and mountain retreats are just a day trip away.