First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit multi-specialty group seeking to employ an experienced Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation physician for a growing Inpatient Acute Rehab Pavilion in Sarasota, Florida. The Pavilion recently increased capacity to 54 beds, so we are looking to add to our team.
This beautiful, free-standing facility opened in April 2017 on the campus of Sarasota Memorial Hospital. The 74,000 square-foot, five-story Rehabilitation Pavilion accommodates the complex medical, rehabilitation and mobility needs of patients with brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, amputation, neurological disorders, and orthopedic & musculoskeletal conditions. Our program continues to earn the highest level of accreditation from CARF with the additional certification as a Stroke Specialty provider.
Qualifications & Responsibilities:
3+ years of experience required.
Board Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Provide Inpatient services in the new state-of-the-art Rehabilitation Pavilion. Attend treatment team meetings and collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team. Opportunities will be available for consultation and outpatient services as they are developed.
Schedule will be Monday through Friday and rotate weekend admissions and rounding with other physiatrists on staff.
Program is supported by 3 APRNs who provide 7 day a week coverage with rounding, charting and discharge planning.
Call will be 1:4
Currently licensed in Florida is preferred, but we will consider candidates who need to apply.
A competitive salary will be offered along with a generous of amount of benefits to include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability, 403B retirement plan, CME and PTO for vacation/holidays. Relocation assistance and other perks will be offered.
As an employee of a public, State of Florida organization, physicians are entitled to sovereign immunity.
Please contact Joelle Hennesey, MHA, FASPR at 941-917-2818 or Joelle-Hennesey@smh.com for more information about this position.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Sarasota Memorial Hospital
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, 829-bed regional medical center and is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With approximately 5,000 staff, 1,000 physicians and 600 volunteers, it is one of Sarasota County’s largest employers. It is a full-service health system, with specialized expertise in heart, vascular, cancer, and neuroscience services, as well as a network of outpatient centers, long-term care and rehabilitation among its many programs. Sarasota Memorial is the only hospital providing a Level II Trauma Center, obstetrical services, pediatrics and Level III neonatal intensive care in Sarasota County. The hospital was also awarded Magnet designation 4 years in a row – the nation’s highest honor for excellence in nursing. It is certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and it is the only hospital in Florida to receive a 5-star rating from CMS.