Emergency Medicine Physicians needed in Okeechobee, FL

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine

Opportunity Record:

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Location

Raulerson Hospital, Okeechobee, FL

Located on the banks of beautiful Lake Okeechobee, Raulerson Hospital is a 100-bed acute care facility that has been serving the community of Okeechobee for more than 34 years. The Joint Commission recognized Raulerson Hospital as a ‘Top Performing’ hospital two years in a row on key quality measures, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Every day at Raulerson Hospital our experienced care team of physicians and clinicians deliver prompt, professional healthcare services to our patients, with a personal touch. In our 24-hour Emergency Department the staff is always prepared to treat emergencies – big or small.

Our Radiology Department is accredited by the American College of Radiology in all 5 imaging modalities. The technologists and Radiologists at Raulerson Hospital are diligent and thorough and the diagnostic imaging equipment is state-of-the-art.

Our Surgical and Rehabilitation Departments both offer convenient In & Outpatient services to meet our patients’ needs. Our Surgical Services Team performs many minimally invasive procedures using laparoscopic surgery. Rehabilitation services include one-on one therapy with a licensed Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapist. We’re proud to offer our ER, Surgical, Radiology and Rehabilitation services for kids too!

The professionals at Raulerson Hospital take pride in delivering the quality care patients expect, in the friendly manner Okeechobee is well known for.

Our Services
• Cardiopulmonary services
• Emergency medicine
• In & outpatient services
• In & outpatient surgical services
• Intensive care unit
• Kid-friendly ER
• Laboratory
• Occupational health services
• Physical, occupational & speech therapy – for kids too!
• Radiology & diagnostic imaging
• Sleep lab
• Wound care

Highlights
• Specializing in surgical services – including minimally invasive procedures – providing Okeechobee with convenient healthcare here at home
• Okeechobee’s only 24/7-emergency services provider for kids and adults
• One of only 147 hospitals nationwide to be recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for 4 years in a row

Job Summary

HCA currently seeking Full Time and Part Time EM Physicians to practice at Raulerson Hospital on Okeechobee, FL. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a collegial group who take pride in patient care. Located on the banks of beautiful Lake Okeechobee, Raulerson Hospital is a 100-bed acute care facility that has been serving the community of Okeechobee for more than 34 years. The Joint Commission recognized Raulerson Hospital as a ‘Top Performing’ hospital two years in a row on key quality measures, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

About the Practice:
• 31,000 ER visits per year
• State-of-the-art 14-Bed ED
• 15-20% admission rate
• 24 hours of physician coverage: 7a-7p, 7p-7a
• 20 hours of mid-level coverage: 9a-7p, 2p-12a
• Active partnership with nearby sister facilities(Lawnwood Regional and St Lucie Medical Center) for Trauma, OB, Neurosurgery, Vascular Surgery and some Pediatric support/transfers
• Hospitalist Program in-house
• Excellent Remuneration as an Independent Contractor/1099 & Occurrence Based Malpractice
Hospital Highlights:
• Specializing in surgical services – including minimally invasive procedures – providing Okeechobee with convenient healthcare here at home
• Okeechobee’s only 24/7-emergency services provider for kids and adults
• One of only 147 hospitals nationwide to be recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for 4 years in a row

Community:
Okeechobee provides an escape from the hustle and bustle with convenience to Florida attractions and beaches within a short drive. Lake Okeechobee offers boating, freshwater fishing, hiking, camping, biking and RV Parks or campgrounds. So whether it's landing a trophy fish or just the relaxing view of a variety of Florida's wildlife in their natural habitat waking up to a cool sunrise breeze, you'll fall in love with this quaint and charming city of Okeechobee.

Nearby Cities:
• Port Saint Lucie: 35 miles
• West Palm Beach: 60 miles
• Greater Orlando: 90 miles

Airports:
• Okeechobee County Airport: 1.76 miles
• Palm Beach International Airport: 59.63 miles

 

HCA Florida East Division

Raulerson Hospital

Location

Okeechobee, FL

Facility Description

Located on the banks of beautiful Lake Okeechobee, Raulerson Hospital is a 100-bed acute care facility that has been serving the community of Okeechobee for more than 34 years. The Joint Commission recognized Raulerson Hospital as a ‘Top Performing’ hospital two years in a row on key quality measures, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Every day at Raulerson Hospital our experienced care team of physicians and clinicians deliver prompt, professional healthcare services to our patients, with a personal touch. In our 24-hour Emergency Department the staff is always prepared to treat emergencies – big or small.

Our Radiology Department is accredited by the American College of Radiology in all 5 imaging modalities. The technologists and Radiologists at Raulerson Hospital are diligent and thorough and the diagnostic imaging equipment is state-of-the-art.

Our Surgical and Rehabilitation Departments both offer convenient In & Outpatient services to meet our patients’ needs. Our Surgical Services Team performs many minimally invasive procedures using laparoscopic surgery. Rehabilitation services include one-on one therapy with a licensed Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapist. We’re proud to offer our ER, Surgical, Radiology and Rehabilitation services for kids too!

The professionals at Raulerson Hospital take pride in delivering the quality care patients expect, in the friendly manner Okeechobee is well known for.

Our Services
• Cardiopulmonary services
• Emergency medicine
• In & outpatient services
• In & outpatient surgical services
• Intensive care unit
• Kid-friendly ER
• Laboratory
• Occupational health services
• Physical, occupational & speech therapy – for kids too!
• Radiology & diagnostic imaging
• Sleep lab
• Wound care

Highlights
• Specializing in surgical services – including minimally invasive procedures – providing Okeechobee with convenient healthcare here at home
• Okeechobee’s only 24/7-emergency services provider for kids and adults
• One of only 147 hospitals nationwide to be recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for 4 years in a row