Family Medicine Outpatient Only - North Port, Florida
First Physicians Group is seeking to employ board-certified or board-eligible Family Medicine physician for an established practice in North Port, Florida. North Port is one of the fastest growing communities in Florida with tremendous growth potential for physicians practicing in this area. Sarasota Memorial Hospital operates a busy 22 bed free-standing emergency room in North Port in the same building as the outpatient clinic. Sarasota is well known for its beautiful beaches, excellent schools and a variety of cultural and outdoor activities to please people of all ages.
Ideal candidate will see approximately 18-22 patients per day in the clinic. Inpatient admissions will be covered by FPGs Hospitalist group at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Clinic hours are flexible but typically run from 8:00am-5:00pm. Weekend call will be 1:3 in North Port and only requires being available by phone for a low volume of calls. Patient base is a mix of pediatrics and adults, so candidates must be willing to see newborns through older adults.
The office is fully staffed with nurses, a practice manager and many other support staff to handle the day-to-day operations. The office is equipped with Intergy as the EMR.
- Contracts include a 2 year guaranteed base salary plus bonus options and benefits, including health, dental, life, disability, CME, PTO, and much more.
- Physicians transition to a pay model after two years where they can earn a generous salary.
- Physicians have sovereign immunity.
- Relocation assistance will be offered among many other perks.
First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is one of the gulf coast's foremost primary and specialty care groups. With over 200 providers and 38 sites in Manatee and Sarasota Counties, it is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Hospital.
Please contact Joelle Hennesey, MHA, FASPR, Senior Manager of Physician Services, at 941-917-2818 or Joelle-Hennesey@smh.com if you would like to learn more about this opportunity.
First Physicians Group is one of the gulf coast’s foremost primary and specialty care groups. The group is comprised of over 215 physicians and advanced practice providers in 40 sites throughout Sarasota and Manatee Counties. It is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System.
Our physicians have been carefully selected and have earned a reputation as being some of the community’s best physicians. Their backgrounds include some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. They are all Board Certified, and the group includes specializations such as in Dermatology, Family Practice, GI/ONC, Gynecology/Oncology, Internal Medicine, IM/Peds, Neurology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, Perinatology, Pain Medicine, Physiatry, Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery, and many more.
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, an 839-bed regional medical center, is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With 6,000 staff, over 1,000 physicians and 750 volunteers, it is one of Sarasota County’s largest employers.
Sarasota Memorial 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 nationally recognized programs. Sarasota Memorial is the only hospital providing Level II Trauma, obstetrical services, pediatrics 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.
Sarasota, Florida is located on the beautiful West Coast of Florida. Sarasota offers a dazzling spectacle of lifestyle options. In the Sarasota area, you can enjoy the breathtaking beaches and sunsets, educational museums, operas, ballets, plays, golf tournaments, and boat races. You can join in tennis, lawn bowling, water skiing, shell collecting, bird watching, growing exotic tropical plants, university classes, golf, or boating.
Cultural landmarks include the John and Mable Ringling Museum which features the works of Peter Paul Rubens, as well as fine Baroque and Renaissance collections. Sarasota takes center stage as a thriving center of the arts. Professional theatre companies include: Asolo Theatre Company, Florida Studio Theatre, Golden Apple Dinner Theatre, Players of Sarasota, Theatre Works, Lemon Bay Playhouse and Venice Little Theatre. Sharing the spotlight are the Sarasota Ballet of Florida, Sarasota Opera, the Florida West Coast Symphony and the Venice Symphony. The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall provides a full season of touring Broadway productions, ballet, symphonic concerts and performances by a wide variety of musicians.
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