Inpatient Psychiatry Physician Opportunity in the Foothills of NC
Location: Columbus, NC
Opportunity/Practice details include:
· Geriatric acute psychiatric program - 10 inpatient beds
· Average patient panel: 7 - 9 patients/day
· 2-Physicians, 2 ACP’s, 1-2 RN’s, and front office support
· Call Coverage: Nights weekly, Monday – Thursday. Occasional weekend call, supporting ACP’s
Saluda, North Carolina is a mountain oasis, with a picturesque Historic Downtown surrounded by rugged and accessible wilderness. The 18,000 acres of the Green River Gamelands and the Greenville Watershed have served as natural buffers, helping to preserve the inherent character of this mountain town.
Saluda’s unique history begins with the downtown district, perched at the top of the steepest railroad grade in the United States.
Visiting Saluda, one will find themselves in a bustling downtown with fabulous restaurants, unique shops, a vibrant art and music scene, and a hub for outdoor adventure.
Saluda is the premier destination for road biking in the Southeast. It has world famous whitewater, amazing fly fishing, and hundreds of waterfalls within striking distance.
Visitors love Saluda for its eclectic nature, and feel comfortable bringing a tent to camp in paradise, or pampering themselves in a luxury inn.
St. Luke's Hospital, an affiliate of Atrium Health, is a critical access hospital that serves Polk County, NC and upper South Carolina with a medical staff of 75 and a hospital staff of 300+ through partnerships and advanced technology. St. Luke's Hospital board, staff, and physicians share a strong belief in their purpose and mission to provide exceptional care, close to home.