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South Georgia Medical Center – Valdosta, GA
At South Georgia Medical Center we are committed to providing our community with quality care, and we are proud to be recognized for exceptional care to our patients. South Georgia Medical Center encompasses South Georgia Medical Center (Valdosta, GA), SGMC Outpatient Plaza (North Valdosta, GA), SGMC Lanier Campus (Lakeland, GA), and SGMC Berrien Campus (Nashville, GA). These facilities serve a large, diverse population with a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services.
The Emergency Department (ED) provides patients with a high level of care when they need it most. Designed to handle almost every type of emergent and critical care situation, the ED treats nearly 60,000 patients a year. The facility is equipped with 40 acute care beds, all with state-of-the-art bedside monitoring equipment. An on-site helipad provides rapid transfer of patients with life-threatening conditions.
The ED is a Certified Primary Stroke Center and SGMC has the only open heart surgery program in the region. The Stroke Team and Heart and Vascular Team are always available to treat life-threatening cardiac emergencies.
• 60,000 Annual ED visits
• 43 ED Beds + 13 Fast Track
• Double/Triple Coverage – 12 Hour Shifts (block shifts available)
• MLP coverage
• State of the Art Bed-side monitoring
Qualifications For Physicians And MLPs (if applicable)
• Board certified EM, or FM; DEA, state licensure, ACLS, PALS, BCLS
• BE/BC- Emergency Medicine preferred
• BE/BC Family Practice with strong EM experience accepted
• ATLS, ACLS, PALS & BLS
• MLPs must be certified and state licensed
About The Area
Valdosta is one of Georgia’s most spirited and successful communities. The area boasts a thriving business community, superb educational system, affordable housing, and endless opportunities for recreation, entertainment and the arts. Located in the heart of the Southeast, Valdosta enjoys a temperate climate year-round and is a great place to get an education, launch a career and raise a family. Experience our charming community and enjoy the great people, festivities and fun that make up the place SGMC calls home. The hub of the community, hosting a wealth of diverse businesses, organizations and services that help drive the local economy forward, ensuring Shattuck’s success for years to come!