This West Coast Medical Group in Florida seeks 3 Hospitalists that are Board Certified in Internal Medicine with sufficient inpatient experience. Internal Medicine preferred but they will consider Family Practice. Schedule will be 7 on 7 off; 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. and with a call schedule of 2-3 nights per month. You will also manage a Physician Assistant. You will only see patients, you will not see unassigned patients from the ER. There are 10+ hospitalists now.
You will be offered a base salary plus bonus (a percentage of receipts). You will also be eligible to participate in their 401(k)plan – the practice will contribute 3% of your salary.
In regards to malpractice, a Claims Made Policy is provided by the practice with the physician being responsible for their own tail should they leave the group.
You will have 3 weeks of vacation and 1 week for CME with $2,500 given for CME.
In this west coast community, in the Sarasota area, you can enjoy the breathtaking 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.
Quality service is available from knowledgeable physicians, bankers, lawyers, investment brokers, lenders and insurance agents, who can help answer your questions about living and conducting business in Florida. This community, together with its neighbors to the north and south, form the 7th-largest market in Florida. It is also Florida's third-fastest growing major market. With over 600,000 people, the area is one of the largest, most affluent markets in Florida. In the last 5 years, it has grown 4 times faster than the national average. The per capita retail sales are almost 20% above the national average. It has a strong base of retirement age people, about a third of the population, but the fastest-growing segment of the market is middle-aged adults and their children. It has approximately 1/4 the population of the Tampa/St. Petersburg area.