Providence Health is seeking a board certified or board eligible General Surgeon to staff an established, hospital-owned practice located in Columbia, South Carolina. Join an experienced group of General Surgeons in a Hospital-Employed setting. 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-75, 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 river walk 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. Work Environment Features: 1:4 Call Strong Administrative Support Efficient Operating Room Collegial group who promote teamwork, work efficiency, and the patient care experience. Columbia Metropolitan Airport (8.8 miles); Charlotte Douglas International Airport (95 miles) Recruitment Package may include: • Base salary + wRVU production incentive • Quality bonus • CME allowance • Sign-on bonus • Medical debt assistance • Relocation allowance • Residency stipend • Medical Director stipend • Health benefits + Retirement plan • Marketing + practice growth assistance
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.