First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, multi-specialty group seeking to employ a Board-Certified Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation physician to join a dedicated team of four (4) Physiatrists and two (2) Advanced Practice Providers in the highly desirable area of Sarasota, Florida. We are located only minutes from beautiful beaches of Siesta Key, Lido Key and Longboat Key on the West Coast of Florida.
The Rehab Pavilion is a 54-bed, free-standing facility that opened in April 2017 on the campus of Sarasota Memorial Hospital. It is a 74,000 square-foot, five-story Pavilion that 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.
We are expanding our Rehabilitation service line to include outpatient services to meet the needs of the community. The new physician will be providing a combination of Inpatient and Outpatient Services in the first phase with the goal that this position will transition to outpatient only in the next 2 years.
Qualifications & Responsibilities:
2+ years of experience preferred.
Attend treatment team meetings and collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team.
Schedule will be Monday through Friday with 1:5 rotating weekend coverage. Weekends will have APP support and there will be a post-call day off the following week.
Candidate must be a Graduate from an accredited ACGME Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation program.
Currently licensed in Florida is preferred, but we will consider candidates who need to apply.
A competitive guaranteed 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, among many other perks. Relocation Allowance will also be provided.
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.
About First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, 839-bed regional medical center and is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With approximately 6,000 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. We will be opening a new Cancer Institute on the campus of Sarasota Memorial Hospital and a new acute-care hospital in Venice, Florida in October 2021.