The Medical University of South Carolina Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine is seeking a board certified Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician to serve as Medical Director of the MUSC Pediatric Emergency Department. This faculty member will join a rapidly expanding and dynamic faculty and be able to mold the future direction of the group in his or her vision. We provide state of the art, family centered, and multidisciplinary care to children (newborn to 17 years of age) who present with acute illnesses or injuries in the PED.
•New 20 bed PED opening next year as part of new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital www.imagine.musckids.org
•12 bed Level 1 Trauma Center
•25,000 patients annually
•PEM fellowship program
•US News and World Report national rankings in 6 pediatric specialties
Internal Number: 001
About The Medical University of South Carolina
Founded in 1824, The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) continues the tradition of excellence in education, research and patient care. MUSC educates and trains more than 3,000 students and 700 residents in six colleges and has nearly 13,000 employees, including approximately 1,500 faculty members. As the state’s only academic health science center and largest non-federal employer in Charleston, the university and its affiliates have collective annual budgets in excess of $2.4 billion, with an annual economic impact of nearly $4 billion and annual research funding in excess of $250 million. MUSC operates a 700-bed medical center, which includes a nationally recognized children's hospital, the NCI-designated Hollings Cancer Center, a Level I trauma center, Institute of Psychiatry, more than 100 outreach locations across the state, and South Carolina’s only transplant center.