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Urgent Care Pediatrician in Lake Worth, Florida in Lake Worth, FL at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 9/19/2023

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Job Description

TeamHealth is seeking a full-time pediatrician to join our reputable urgent care team at long-standing After Hours Pediatrics Urgent Care in Lake Worth, Florida. To be considered, you must offer a minimum of 2 years of pediatric practice experience as a physician in an urgent care or emergency medicine setting. The ideal candidate will offer practice experience in an urgent care or fast-track setting and is comfortable caring for newborns to 22 years of age. This pediatrician should be interested in working with our reputable practices in the Lake Worth and Oakland Park, Florida, areas. You should offer practice experience in an urgent care or fast-track setting and is comfortable caring for newborns and patients up to 22 years of age. Board certification in pediatrics or pediatrics emergency medicine is a requirement to be considered. We ask that you be proficient in reading and interpreting x-rays, splinting, suturing, minor trauma assessment and management, wound care/closures, and incision/drainage of abscesses to apply. Join a network of thousands of clinicians nationwide promoting communication and collaboration, and gain confidence with dedicated support and risk management resources. As part of the team, you'll join a community that is as dedicated to making the right decisions for patients as you are.

Position Highlights

  • Flexible scheduling providing a great work/life balance
  • Part of a reputable and long-standing practice
  • Full-time benefits available including paid time off
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources, and CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program
  • Stability of a respected industry leader in healthcare

    Convenient, quality pediatric urgent care

    Founded in 1997, After Hours Pediatrics provides immediate medical attention to children, from newborns to 21 years of age, at times when their primary care doctor's office is closed. The facility provides care for illnesses and injuries in addition to digital x-ray and laboratory services. After Hours Pediatrics ensures continuity of care by providing same-day reports to patients' primary physicians. After Hours Pediatrics has seven pediatric urgent care locations in Tampa Bay and South Florida, all of which create a warm and welcoming environment for its patients. The physicians and clinicians at After Hours Pediatrics all have a sincere passion for providing quick, quality care to children.

    Coastal living

    A coastal city of 37,000 residents and 7 square miles, Lake Worth is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida. Lake Worth takes its name after a nearby lagoon which is officially known as the Lake Worth Lagoon. This city has a bounty of public parks, mangroves and open spaces, perfect for kayaking, fishing, golfing, walking trails or spotting dolphins, manatees, tropical birds or pelicans. With extraordinary climate and landscapes, this dynamic, multi-cultural city has a strong social and environmental conscience and is accepting of individualistic style and different cultures and lifestyles. The city protects its history with six designated historic districts and strong exterior preservation codes.

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