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Hospitalist Opportunity in Palakta, Florida in Palatka, FL at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 11/9/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Palatka, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/9/2022

Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent full-time hospitalist opportunity for a physician to join our established hospitalist team at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palakta, Florida close to St. Augustine. This is a block day schedule working 7am-7pm. The main responsibility is rounding/admitting/discharging of inpatients. Procedures are not required, as the hospital has in-house emergency medicine coverage. Intensivists are available via phone call overnight and go into the hospital if needed. In today�s hospital medicine environment, you�re asked to deliver patient care with a high level of confidence. That�s why TeamHealth puts you in the best position, with the education, training, risk management resources and support to anticipate patient needs and act on them. We are the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services offering the ability to grow professionally. At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect our clinicians� ability to practice medicine, every day, in everything we do. Our philosophy is as simple as our goal is singular: we believe better experiences for clinicians lead to better outcomes�for patients, partners, and physicians alike.

Position Highlights

  • Employee model with medical benefits
  • Hourly rate plus quality and RVU bonus
  • Paid Professional Liability Insurance

    Comprehensive community care

    A 99-bed acute care facility, Putnam Community Medical Center's highly trained, caring professionals provide cutting-edge treatments and care to the residents of Putnam County. The facility features a 10-bed Intensive/Critical Care Unit, Step-Down Care Unit, Cardiac Cath Lab, Medical and Surgical Units, Family Birthplace Center, and 24-hour Emergency Medicine. Putnam County Medical Center is a part of North Florida Regional Healthcare, an HCA North Florida affiliate, and as such has access to the latest research and medical technology, and is backed by the support of more than 14,000 employees--all committed to building a health community.

    It's our nature

    Palatka blazes with the beauty of 100,000 azaleas that bloom for an annual festival along 59 acres of nature trails and formal gardens. There are plenty of art galleries, nearby state parks, and quaint vestiges of old Florida, like the roadside honey stand that still operates on the honor system and Angels, known for its retro vibe and being the oldest diner in Florida. On Saturday afternoons, the air is filled with the live sounds of bluegrass music, the aroma of fresh baked goods, and the fresh, homegrown flavors of fruits and vegetables at the Lemon Street Market. The University of Florida and Stetson University are within 50 miles.

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