Busy Level II Trauma Program Recruiting Two Additional Surgeons to South Florida

Specialty:

Surgery Critical Care

Opportunity Record:

Third Party Search Firms Allowed

Location

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center, Fort Pierce, FL

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a 370-bed, acute care facility and the largest medical center in St. Lucie County. As a regional referral center for the four county Treasure Coast area, the hospital offers a wide variety of medical/surgical treatments and offers specialty services ranging from open heart surgery to inpatient rehabilitation.

Our obstetrics services are backed by a Level III Nursery and pediatric intensive care unit. Patients can access services at our Diabetes Center of Excellence. And Lawnwood Pavilion, situated on campus, offers a 36-bed psychiatric facility and a 26-bed inpatient and outpatient Physical Rehabilitation Center.

Ft. Pierce is an area of lush tropical old Florida charm. Located on the Treasure (east) Coast, 120 miles north of Miami. It boasts a thriving and colorful downtown area with marina and riverfront. Convenient to miles of beautiful beaches, great golf and numerous outdoor activities, it has easy access to US 1, I-95 and the Florida Turnpike.

Our Services
• Behavioral health (adult)
• Birthing center – obstetrics
• Cancer care
• Cardiac and vascular rehabilitation
• Cardiac catheterization
• Cardiopulmonary
• Gastroenterology
• General surgery
• Heart Institute
• Interventional radiology
• Level II & III NICU
• Level II trauma center/ER
• MRI
• Neurology
• Neurosurgery/Mazor robotics
• Orthopedic surgery
• Pediatric ER
• Pediatric intensive care unit
• Pediatrics
• Podiatry
• Radiology/diagnostic imaging
• Therapy: occupational, physical, respiratory, speech
• Urology
• Vascular
• Women’s services
• Wound care

Highlights
• The only Truven top 50 cardiovascular hospital on the Treasure Coast
• Over 5,000 open heart surgeries performed
• Uniquely prepared to care for children
• Committed to quality:
- CARF accreditation for Lawnwood Physical
Rehabilitation Center
- Accredited Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
- Designated as a top performer by The Joint Commission

Job Summary

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a 380 bed Level II Trauma center that receives between 2200-2400 traumas per year. The closest trauma centers are 50 miles to the North and South making our encatchment area 1.2 million people. We have six local hospitals that support the service and our program continues to grow.

We are offering competitive pay, PTO, CME, 401k, occurrence based malpractice and relocation assistance in these hospital employed positions. We are also now offering generous tuition reimbursement to anyone who signs prior to August 1st. Our compensation model offers the opportunity to do acute care surgery if desired with an RVU bonus component as well.

For additional information please email Liza Thomas at liza.thomas@hcahealthcare.com

 

HCA Florida East Division

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center

Location

Fort Pierce, FL

Facility Description

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a 370-bed, acute care facility and the largest medical center in St. Lucie County. As a regional referral center for the four county Treasure Coast area, the hospital offers a wide variety of medical/surgical treatments and offers specialty services ranging from open heart surgery to inpatient rehabilitation.

Our obstetrics services are backed by a Level III Nursery and pediatric intensive care unit. Patients can access services at our Diabetes Center of Excellence. And Lawnwood Pavilion, situated on campus, offers a 36-bed psychiatric facility and a 26-bed inpatient and outpatient Physical Rehabilitation Center.

Ft. Pierce is an area of lush tropical old Florida charm. Located on the Treasure (east) Coast, 120 miles north of Miami. It boasts a thriving and colorful downtown area with marina and riverfront. Convenient to miles of beautiful beaches, great golf and numerous outdoor activities, it has easy access to US 1, I-95 and the Florida Turnpike.

Our Services
• Behavioral health (adult)
• Birthing center – obstetrics
• Cancer care
• Cardiac and vascular rehabilitation
• Cardiac catheterization
• Cardiopulmonary
• Gastroenterology
• General surgery
• Heart Institute
• Interventional radiology
• Level II & III NICU
• Level II trauma center/ER
• MRI
• Neurology
• Neurosurgery/Mazor robotics
• Orthopedic surgery
• Pediatric ER
• Pediatric intensive care unit
• Pediatrics
• Podiatry
• Radiology/diagnostic imaging
• Therapy: occupational, physical, respiratory, speech
• Urology
• Vascular
• Women’s services
• Wound care

Highlights
• The only Truven top 50 cardiovascular hospital on the Treasure Coast
• Over 5,000 open heart surgeries performed
• Uniquely prepared to care for children
• Committed to quality:
- CARF accreditation for Lawnwood Physical
Rehabilitation Center
- Accredited Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
- Designated as a top performer by The Joint Commission