First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is one of the gulf coast’s foremost primary and specialty care employed physician groups with a 25 year history in the Sarasota community. The group has 200 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers, 28 different specialties and 31 practice locations in Manatee and Sarasota Counties. It is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Hospital.
We are seeking a Board-Certified Pediatrician from an accredited ACGME Pediatric training program to join a busy and well-established practice with an excellent reputation. The practice is located in the fastest growing community called Lakewood Ranch, which is an award-winning master planned community in Southwest Florida. The community is rich with activities, young families and top rated schools. It is an ideal location for a pediatric practice.
You will join a team of five highly skilled and experienced physicians that are Board Certified in Pediatrics. The practice is also supported by an Advanced Practice Provider and a dedicated team of nurses and support staff.
The Group is seeking a mission driven, energetic and well-trained pediatrician with great communication and interpersonal skills to join them in their ideal work environment. The position includes an attractive call schedule that is shared equally amongst the physicians. Daily rounds are conducted on newborns only. Physicians do not attend deliveries. The group utilizes a Pediatric Hospitalist group to cover patients admitted to the pediatric unit at Sarasota Memorial Hospital.
The outpatient clinic runs Monday through Friday with an early morning walk-in hour before regularly scheduled appointments. Physicians see approximately 25 patients per day once established in the practice.
A competitive salary will be offered along with a comprehensive benefit package, including health, dental, vision, disability, retirement (403B), CME, and paid vacations and holidays. Relocation assistance and other perks will also be provided. Due to the organization being not-for-profit, our physicians have sovereign immunity. Candidates looking for help with student loans can apply for federally qualified student loan repayment.
Please contact Joelle Hennesey at 941-917-2818 or Joelle-Hennesey@smh.com if you would like to learn more about this position.
Internal Number: 5011
About First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care Systems
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, an 829-bed regional medical center, is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With about 5,000 staff, over 900 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 obstetrical services, pediatrics, Level II Trauma Services and Level III neonatal intensive care in Sarasota County. The hospital was also awarded its 4th Magnet designation in 2018 – the nation’s highest honor for excellence in nursing.