Roper St. Francis Healthcare is the preeminent health services provider in the Charleston, SC area The system’s mission is simple: Healing all people with compassion, faith and excellence. Throughout its entire 150 year history, people have trusted the name Roper St. Francis.
Roper St. Francis is Charleston’s only private, not-for-profit hospital system with a specific focus on community outreach. The healthcare system has three hospitals strategically located across the region: Roper Hospital on the Charleston peninsula, Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital in West Ashley and Roper St. Francis Mount Pleasant Hospital in Mount Pleasant. The system is building a fourth hospital in the Carnes Crossroads section of Berkeley County that will open in the fall of 2019.
Roper St. Francis is one of the Lowcountry's largest private employers with nearly 5,600 employees. The healthcare system has a robust, active medical staff of more than 800 doctors representing nearly every medical specialty and providing services in more than 100 locations throughout the area.
Roper Saint Francis also offers a robust post-acute network including Roper Rehabilitation Hospital, home care services (including home health, hospice, Lifeline, remote telemonitoring and home infusion), outpatient rehabilitation and inpatient hospice. Roper Rehabilitation Hospital opened in 1992 and has expanded its operations since its inception providing inpatient rehabilitation care to nearly 1,200 inpatients and over 30,000 outpatients each year. The rehabilitation hospital is Joint Commission accredited, CARF certified in CVA, brain injury and spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Roper Rehabilitation Hospital recently expanded it’s inpatient offerings with the addition of 14 additional beds with the opening of the Wendy and Keith Wellin Neuro Stroke Center increasing the bed capacity to 66 beds. Additionally, in January 2019, Roper Saint Francis announced its intentions to form a joint venture with the Medical University of South Carolina to build a freestanding 43 bed rehabilitation hospital in the Charleston area. This project is pending Certificate of Need approval.
Roper Saint Francis also offers a large employed physician network (Roper St. Francis Physician Partners-RSFPP) consisting of more than 230 physicians including primary care and 20 subspecialties. RSFPP has physician practices throughout the Charleston area, providing the community convenient, comprehensive and compassionate healthcare. The network practices offer a wide range of primary care medical services, including family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology and Express/Urgent Care. Specialty care, such as cardiology, orthopedics, endocrinology, neurosurgery and general surgery are also provided in select locations.
Due to continued growth within the Roper Saint Francis post-acute continuum the health system seeks an innovative and energetic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician to join our medical staff team. The physician will provide physiatry services to inpatients within Roper Rehabilitation Hospital as well as outpatients to foster a progressive continuum of care for the patients served.
The physician should possess the following qualifications:
Advanced medical training with MD or DO.
Board Certification or board eligibility in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
South Carolina licensure to practice medicine
Experience with inpatient and outpatient patient management.
About Roper Saint Francis Healthcare
Roper St. Francis cares for more Lowcountry families than any other healthcare provider in our area. Our mission is simple: Healing all people with compassion, faith and excellence. Throughout our entire 150 year history, people have trusted the name Roper St. Francis. Anchored by Roper Hospital, Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital and Roper St. Francis Mount Pleasant Hospital, our 657-bed health system includes more than 90 facilities and doctors offices conveniently located throughout our region with plans to build a hospital in Berkeley County. We are Charleston’s only private, not-for-profit hospital system with a specific focus on community outreach. The Roper St. Francis Foundation raises funds to enrich the wellness of our community. We have nearly 800 doctors on our team and are among Charleston’s largest employers with more than 5,800 employees. Our team puts patients first, a quality that has led us to receive top national awards in patient satisfaction year after year.