Get to Know our January Clinician of the Month: Dr. Pawan Dhawan!

Posted on Thu, Jan 29, 2015
Get to Know our January Clinician of the Month: Dr. Pawan Dhawan!

EmCare has more than 10,000 clinicians serving communities across the country and we want to share their stories with you. Get to know these hard-working, difference-makers right here with our monthly “Clinician of the Month” blog post. Do you know a clinician who should be featured? Email!

Dr. Dhawan is the medical director for the hospitalist program at Trident and Summerville Medical Centers in Summerville, S.C.

He attended medical school at JJM Medical College, Davangere, Karnatka, India. At his hospital, he is vice chair of the department of medicine and serves on the clinical excellence committee, medical executive committee, critical care committee, utilization management committee, clinical review committee and PDoc Review Committee. He is referred to as a “scheduling savant” by his EmCare colleagues.

FEATURED JOB: Hospitalist in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Dr. Phawan was recently honored at EmCare South Division’s 2014 Hospital Medicine  Site Medical Director of the Year.

His leadership of the Summerville Medical Center program has caused it to evolve from an inpatient program that just manages the care of those patients assigned to its service, to a program that focuses on team development, clinical initiatives, and collaboration with the medical staff to meet the needs and ongoing challenges of patient care within the facility.

FEATURED JOB: Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Summerville, S.C.

His innovative approach has transformed Summerville Medical Center into a model for the South Division.

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