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Pediatric Intensivist - Practice Medical Director

Employer
Pediatrix Medical Group
Location
Loxahatchee Groves, Florida
Closing date
Oct 26, 2024

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Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Part Time
Position Type
Permanent



Requisition ID: 2022-37754
Location: US-FL-West Palm Beach
Specialty: Physician - Pediatric Intensivist
Position Type: Full Time
HR Rep / Recruiter: Ann Taggart
Contact: ann.taggart@pediatrix.com

Overview

Leadership Position in Children's Hospital PICU

Generous Sign-On Bonus



Responsibilities

Pediatrix® Medical Group seeks a BC/BE pediatric intensivist to lead our growing practice as Medical Director at Palms West Hospital in Palm Beach County, FL.

  • Palms West Hospital is an HCA facility, one of the largest private health systems in Florida
  • 24-bed pediatric floor with a 10-bed PICU; the NICU and newborn nursery is managed by our affiliated neonatology practice
  • Full fledged children's hospital with well represented sub-specialty service including an active hematology/oncology program with COG membership
  • Includes an active pediatric sedation program
  • Academic affiliation with a pediatric residency program with opportunities to mentor, teach and train pediatric residents
  • 4-physician team providing 24/7 coverage of the PICU
  • Rounding in hospital with call from home, there is also a call room available
  • If desired, ability to participate in the administration of the GME program
  • Leadership of the GME program would require 3-5 years of experience, research/publishing experience and ability to manage scholarships
  • If leading the GME program then the role would only require 50% clinical shifts
  • Located in a western suburb of West Palm Beach, the area is ranked on best places to live and boasts to be the winter equestrian capital of the world

About Palms West Hospital:

  • Palms West Hospital is part of HCA Hospitals, the largest private healthcare system in Florida
  • 204-bed acute care facility has been providing services in this western Palm Beach community for over 30 years
  • Offers a wide range of specialty services, including a full service children's hospital and a Level III NICU, staffed by our affiliated neonatology practice
  • Recognized by The Joint Commission, along with multiple other accreditations and awards
  • The hospital sponsors a pediatric residency program and hosts rotating residents from several other HCA programs and partner medical schools

West Palm Beach Fast Facts:

  • Known for some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, with clear blue waters, white sandy shores and countless opportunities for surfing, paddleboarding, kayaking and boating
  • Home to a diverse population with a wide range of cultures, cuisines and traditions
  • Thriving food scene, offering everything from fresh seafood to international cuisine
  • Bustling nightlife scene with plenty of bars, clubs and restaurants that are open late
  • The perfect shopping destination, with many high-end boutiques, department stores and shopping centers
  • An abundance of family-friendly activities, such as the Palm Beach Zoo, the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium and the Norton Museum of Art
  • Relatively affordable cost of living compared to other major cities in Florida, despite its luxurious reputation, with an average median home price of $425k
  • A short drive from other popular Florida destinations, including as Miami, Orlando and Fort Lauderdale
  • Year-round warm weather, the average high is 83 F and low is 68 F, with 234 sunny days, perfect for those who enjoy basking in the sun and outdoor activities


Qualifications

  • BC/BE Pediatric Intensivist
  • Previous leadership experience of 3-5 years is highly preferred


Benefits and Compensation

Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses and relocation.

Benefits for Full Time employee and qualified dependents:

  • Health Insurance including prescription drugs
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term disability options
  • Employee stock purchase program - 15% discount*
  • 401k with company match**
  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Aflac Hospital, Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Identity Protection
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

*Part Time Regular employee classifications also receive this benefit

** Available to part-time regular and part-time casual employees age 21 and over



About Us


Pediatrix Medical Group is one of the nation's leading providers of highly specialized health care for women, babies and children. Since 1979, Pediatrix has grown from a single neonatology practice to a national, multispecialty medical group. Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians are committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services to women, babies and children across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. The group's high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by significant investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives.

Please Note: Fraudulent job postings/job scams are becoming increasingly common. All genuine Pediatrix job postings can be found through the Pediatrix Careers site: www.pediatrix.com/careers.



Pediatrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


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