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Practicing medicine at Tidelands Health can be one of the most rewarding moves you’ll ever make - on and off the job. Our growing, award-winning health system is the largest health care provider in the Tidelands region. And our service area is rich in coastal beauty, outdoor recreation, premier dining and a relaxed quality of life that will make you feel right at home.


Dennis Burns

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If you are interested in learning more about any of these opportunities or have questions, please contact Dennis Burns at 843-520-8454 or email using the link below.

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Academic Medicine – Core Faculty

A new family medicine 8-8-8 residency at Tidelands Health (in collaboration with the Medical University of South Carolina) is seeking core faculty to teach the next generation of family medicine physicians in the Myrtle Beach area, one of the fastest growing areas in the country. One position is family medicine and one is family medicine/OB. C-section a plus and OB back-up is in place. Clinical site is a new 24-room facility. Residency is in its second year with 16 residents in 2018. The teaching hospital is in Murrells Inlet.

Advanced Practitioners – Experienced Hospitalist and Family Medicine NPs and PAs

We are seeking physician assistants and nurse practitioners to join our health system-employed practices at Tidelands Health. Our primary care practices are growing and in need of several APs to work with primary care physician/providers in the Murrells Inlet and Myrtle Beach areas. Typically the APs work in a practice of three to five providers with full staff and specialty support. We need APs with one to two years primary care experience.

Also, we are recruiting APs to join our hospitalist service – one to two years hospitalist experience required. We are adding APs to the service in 2018 and 2019 at our hospitals in Georgetown and Murrells Inlet. Shifts are days, seven on, seven off, or other work week days. Full-scope inpatient services in med-surg areas. Full specialty support locally and with tertiary partners in Myrtle Beach and Charleston.

Cardiology – General and Interventional

Our health system-employed practice is part of our multi-specialty practice group serving Horry, Georgetown and Williamsburg counties. The full-scope practice is located in Pawleys Island with general cardiologists, interventionalists and NPs. Physicians cover hospitals in Georgetown and Murrells Inlet, both 10 miles from the practice. Full diagnostics at the practice and inpatient coverage at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital and Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital. Interventional work is performed in the cath labs in Georgetown. The northern reaches of our service area is one of the fastest growing areas in the country. 

Emergency Medicine

We have an opportunity to join a private emergency medicine group of 10 physicians providing full emergency medicine services for Tidelands Health at both regional acute community hospitals in Georgetown and Murrells Inlet. This is primarily a 10-hour night/evening shift position. Group is B/C emergency medicine and family medicine FM physicians supported by NPs and PAs in the ED who are health system-employed. EDs at Georgetown Memorial Hospital and Waccamaw Community Hospital have 21 bays each. These non-trauma centers with more than 65,000 yearly emergency department visits use local hospitalists for admissions. ICUs with full med/surg services, full imaging, lab services and specialty support. Trauma referrals with Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle and with Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston.

Family Medicine

We have opportunities available at our health system-owned primary care practices in Horry and Georgetown counties. No inpatient work; full specialty support for referrals. Busy from the start in growing practices. Locations include established practices in Murrells Inlet and Myrtle Beach and a new multi-specialty center being built in The Market Common area of Myrtle Beach to be completed in 2019. Practices range from two to five physicians, all with at least one PA or NP. Experienced physicians and new grads welcome. 

Hospitalist Medicine

Our physicians are health-system employed. We are adding new hospitalists to the service of eleven physicians with NPs/PAs to be added in 2018. Full-scope inpatient services; ICUs primarily covered by hospitalists with CCM physicians providing consults. Average patient load is 15-20 per physician. Shifts are primarily days with some nights. We are also seeking a full-time nocturnist to work seven on and seven off. Busy EDs  with nearly 65,000 total visits per year. Stroke-certified. Full specialty support locally and with tertiary partners in Myrtle Beach and Charleston. New family medicine and internal medicine grads with adequate training are welcome to apply. Full-time or part-time positions available. 

Internal Medicine - Outpatient

Tidelands Health is growing its primary care practices in Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island, Georgetown and Myrtle Beach. Successful multispecialty practices, health system owned and employed. Full hospitalist and specialty support. Full-time or part-time positions available. New space available for growth in 2018 and 2019, especially in Murrells Inlet and Myrtle Beach. Internists would work with other outpatient PCPs and APs in new or established location. Full specialty and diagnostic support available at hospitals. New grads welcome.


Recruiting two general neurologists as we grow a neurosciences practice in Murrells Inlet. Current neurosurgeon in practice is employed by the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, but is located in Murrells Inlet at Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital. MUSC will add one advanced practitioner to the practice in 2019. This is full-scope neurology in a new site next to the hospital. Primarily outpatient but also provides inpatient consultations in collaboration with tele-neurology already in place. The Myrtle Beach area is one of the fastest growing areas in the country. We are stroke-certified at both Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital and Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital with full rehab beds and services. Full specialty support. Experienced neurologist preferred.


Tidelands Health is designated baby friendly and there is growing patient demand for OB and GYN services. Work with three physicians and one NP in Georgetown and with one physician and a CNM in Myrtle Beach. There are four labor and delivery suites and 12 postpartum rooms with superior, experienced nursing support at both hospitals. Outpatient practices are in Georgetown and Myrtle Beach. Call is 1:5 for both hospitals. New physician joining this summer is a fellowship-trained urogynecologist.  

Orthopedics – Surgical and Medical

We are seeking two general orthopedic surgeons -- one surgical and one medical. Join our skilled team of six orthopedic surgeons in established and growing practices working with four PAs doing full orthopedic services, including hand. One surgeon in practice does spine exclusively. Sports medicine services are covered by current providers. Offices have imaging onsite. New surgical center opened with four ORs at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital and a new ambulatory center with more than 65,000 square feet will be completed in 2019 at The Market Common area of Myrtle Beach where the medical orthopedic surgeon will practice. These are health system-employed positions with specialty support. New physicians will be covering for call at both Tidelands Georgetown and Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital; one primarily working in Georgetown and another in Myrtle Beach. 

Pain Medicine

We are seeking one board-eligible or certified pain medicine physician to add to our team of two physicians and two PAs. Full-scope outpatient practice with medical and injection therapy. Location is in Murrells Inlet at an established practice and also at a new multispecialty facility to open in 2019 in The Market Common area of Myrtle Beach.


Tidelands Health by the numbers.Annual inpatient visits........12,000

Annual outpatient visits......400,000+

Annual ER visits..........Nearly 65,000

Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital licensed beds.......131

Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital licensed beds.....124

Tidelands Waccamaw Rehabilitation Hospital licensed beds....43