Fawcett Medical Imaging is seeking an Interventional Neuroradiologist, who is interested in building a new Neuro Interventional Program at Fawcett Memorial Hospital. This position allows for a partnership track with the Radiology group. The Facility has a full dual plane Angio suite. This physician will join a group of Interventional Radiologists, and provIde interventional and other diagnostic imaging studies to support the group, while building the new Program.
The Opportunity is to join a group of Radiologists,both Interventional and General, that
service at 2 HCA Facilities - Englewood and Fawcett.
They do approximately 20,000 cases a year - and work with 2 Neurosurgeons to support Kyphoplasties and CarotIds. They also do Angiograms as well.
They perform approximately 120 cases a day of which 10% is Neuro related
Daily volume typically include: 15 CT's of the head, 5 MRI's, and 5-10 Lumbar and Cervical CT's.
The group uses the Night Hawk coverage, where films are read remotely
They have 3 FT Nurses and 4 FT Radiology Techs to support the service, and prIde themselves on a quick response time
Additional procedures - Thoracentesis and paracentesis
They do a lot of biliary work - KIdney stone removals, biopsies and work closely with the busy Urologists and General Surgeons in the community.
The General Surgeons (3) are employed by HCA, and we have a close relationship with the Urologists.
About Port Charlotte:
Found along FlorIda's welcoming Gulf Coast, the rapIdly growing Port Charlotte is located about halfway between Sarasota and Fort Myers, perfectly positioned to offer every manner of water-borne activities. Port Charlotte more than 165 miles of waterways, provIding access to Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico and many more miles of natural shoreline bordering Charlotte Harbor and the Peace and Myakka rivers. But that's not all. Seven of the 21 golf courses located in Charlotte County are found in Port Charlotte. Charlotte Sports Park is home to spring training for the Tampa Bay Rays. Tippecanoe Environmental Park in Port Charlotte offers hiking trails and wildlife viewing through 380 acres of scrub and pine flat-woods. Plus family living and schools are outstanding!
Fawcett Memorial Hospital is a 237-bed, full-service acute care hospital serving Charlotte County and the surrounding areas since 1975. Port Charlotte is located where the Peace River meets the Gulf of Mexico, just north of Fort Myers and south of Sarasota. Numerous waterfront communities, art and cultural programs, spring training and pristine nature year-round, make it a beautiful FlorIda destination. Fawcett features a state-of-the-art open heart surgery program and is consistently ranked as an America's Top 100 Hospital by Healthgrades. Clinical specialties include an ER, accredited Community Cancer Program, Advanced Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, Joint Commission certified Orthopedic and Spine Center, wound and hyperbaric medicine, minimally invasive surgery, CARF accredited inpatient rehabilitation, and many outpatient programs.
The hospital is one of the largest employers in the community, with more than 1,100 employees who provIded care to more than 81 thousand patients in 2016. For more information, visit www.FawcettHospital.com.