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Pediatric Emergency Department Physician

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Category: Pediatric Physician
Type: Full Time
Schedule: Days

Description:

Pediatric EM Physician needed in Southwest FL at Golisano Childrens Hospital!

Located near the beaches of Southwest Florida is Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida - a state-of-the-art pediatric facility that delivers vital and lifesaving care for children and their families throughout the region. This 135 bed regional hospital cares for children across five counties and is the only childrens hospital between Tampa and Miami.  Golisano provides a variety of specialized services to take care of all of our communitys children from emergency care to behavioral health, surgery to critical care, orthopedics, cancer treatment, cardiology, and more.  The hospital has a 16 bed PICU and a 70 bed NICU with 24-hour in house neonatology coverage.  Golisano Childrens Hospital has been recognized nationally as one of the nations 10 Top Childrens Hospitals by the Leapfrog Group, and was recently awarded Soliant's 2018 Most Beautiful Hospital in the Nation.

Lee Health is a non-profit organization with more than 14,000 employees, 4,500 volunteers, and more than 800 employed primary care and specialty care providers with nearly 90 practice locations throughout Southwest Florida.  The organization has four acute care hospitals and two specialty hospitals that together house 1,812 hospital beds.

Position Information:

Lee Health Pediatric Emergency Medicine is seeking a full time physician BC/BE in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. The hospital has a 28 bed emergency department that provides 24/7 coverage and treats over 38,000 patients annually.  New and experienced candidates welcome to apply. Interest in nocturnist schedule preferred.

Benefit Highlights:

-Offers a competitive compensation package with salary and bonus opportunities

-Sign on bonus & relocation package

-Malpractice through articles of sovereign immunity

-403(b) retirement plan with match

-Short term/long term disability

Fort Myers:

In Fort Myers, there is truly something for everyone.  With warm weather all year round, the area has numerous outdoor activities right at your fingertips, such as, boating, playing golf, fishing, enjoying the wildlife, beautiful walking trails, and so much more!  Fort Myers also has numerous restaurants, plenty of shopping close by in our malls and outlets, art, history and a wide variety of festivals all year round.

Fort Myers International Airport is easy to get to, easy to use, and offers numerous direct flights and connections to meet all of your travel needs.  Those in this area are also able to enjoy the Key West Express which allows for a 3-hour boat ride down to Key West!  Fort Myers is minutes away from Sanibel Island, Captiva, and Naples.  This area is also centrally located between three of Floridas major cities, Orlando, Tampa and Miami.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please e-mail your CV to our Physician Recruitment Office at physicianrecruitment@leehealth.org.