We have an excellent opportunity for a Pediatric Emergency Physician to join our team at Saunders Pediatric Emergency Care Center at Tampa General Hospital (TGH) in Tampa, Florida. Located in downtown Tampa, TGH is a 959-bed tertiary care hospital that serves as the primary teaching hospital for the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. TGH is a state-approved Pediatric Level I Trauma Referral Center with a 4-helicopter Regional Aeromedical Transport program, the Tampa Bay Regional Burn Center, and a state-designated Spinal Cord and Head Injury Center. TGH offers a full range of pediatric subspecialty services and is currently the only hospital in Hillsborough County performing pediatric kidney transplants. The 65,000-square-foot Emergency and Trauma Center opened in Nov 2007, with six trauma rooms, 66 treatment rooms and two operating rooms. The dedicated, 16,000-high-acuity-volume pediatric emergency center has 10 private rooms and a major trauma suite dedicated to pediatric patients with a 24-hour trauma team. TeamHealth has been providing emergency services to TGH since 1978. In cooperation with USF, TeamHealth has an active Emergency Medicine residency program with ten residents currently training in each year. Three fellowship programs (Administrative Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medical Services, and Ultrasound) provide additional opportunities for education and research. This vibrant teaching program also includes medical students from the third and fourth years. We ask that you be Board Certified or Board Prepared in Pediatric Emergency Medicine (ABMS or AOA) and have current PALS and ATLS certifications.
Providing services to hospitals, clinics, and physician groups in 47 states, TeamHealth offers a variety of practice settings and advancement opportunities in emergency medicine, hospital medicine, anesthesia, urgent care, specialty hospitalist and pediatrics. Celebrating its third decade,TeamHealth has attracted a league of more than 11,000 outstanding healthcare professionals who enjoy the exceptional programs and resources developed by TeamHealth. Through a regionalized structure that is supported by the resources of the nation's leading provider of hospital-based outsourcing, TeamHealth's flexibility and support enhances the best interests and potential of patients and individual physicians.