College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: SAAS Health Services
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications
Advertised Job Summary:
The primary purpose of this position is to provide leadership for the daily clinical operations in Primary Care to ensure quality care within a patient-centered team environment. The Clinical Director will provide strategic leadership as well as patient care and will be responsible for supervision of medical providers (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants). They will assume responsibility for supervision and oversight of daily medical services, programs, and activities to scheduling to ensure easy access, quality and affordable. As a licensed physician, provides team-based primary medical care within approved privileges, scope of practice and within the patient-centered medical home standards. Coordinates patient care, consultations, and referrals within the department, and with other University, state, and community providers. Individual is required to maintain board certification and undergo PEER review quarterly to maintain credentialing and privileges. The Clinical Director is considered essential personnel and is required to report to campus during weather-related closures and campus emergencies. Limited weekend and evening work is required to meet patient care needs and will be required during campus emergencies.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Graduation from accredited medical school, completion of residency training, and 3 years' experience. Licensed (unrestricted) to practice medicine in the State of South Carolina (or eligible to be licensed). Board Certified in specialty area and maintain certification throughout employment. Have or ability to obtain CPR and ACLS certification upon employment. DEA certificate required. Obtain and maintain credentialing, privileging, and Board Certification always during employment.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 96546
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.