Assistant Medical Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Needed in South Florida
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
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Plantation General Hospital, Plantation, FL
Named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, Plantation General Hospital is a 264-bed, acute care hospital and the only hospital in Florida to receive The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for its Prematurity Program. We offer beautiful maternity suites and have the clinical expertise to care for routine or high-risk pregnancies. Plantation General Hospital specializes in caring for women with complications during pregnancy, critically ill newborns, children and adults. Our compact facility provides easy access to the vast resources of the HCA Hospital Network, which includes surgeons who excel in minimally invasive surgery. Within minutes of the Florida Turnpike, I-595 and I-95, Plantation General Hospital offers emergency rooms and intensive care units designated for children, pregnant women and adults.
Plantation General Hospital is dedicated to providing the most caring and comfortable childbirth experience with anesthesia available 24/7. We offer beautiful Labor and Delivery Suites and have all the necessary equipment to care for routine or high-risk pregnancies.
Newborn and Pediatric Care
Our highly skilled pediatric physicians, nurses, therapists and other healthcare professionals deliver innovative treatment in a facility that is both technologically advanced and child-friendly. For newborns in need of specialized care, Plantation General Hospital offers the most advanced neonatal intensive care services.
Minimally Invasive Surgery
At Plantation General Hospital, the use of robotics is taking minimally invasive surgery to the next level. Surgeries are performed through incisions that are considerably smaller than those required for conventional open surgeries.
All of our progress is part of our ongoing commitment to providing the highest-quality healthcare to South Florida families. Plantation General Hospital is located at 401 N.W. 42nd Avenue in Plantation.
• 24-hour emergency service (adult & pediatric)
• Bariatric Services
• Behavioral health services (adult)
• Critical care (adult & pediatric)
• Endoscopy & endoscopic ultrasound
• Hand surgery & therapy
• Intensive care unit (adult & pediatric)
• Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center
• Maternity/high-risk maternity
• Minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery
• Neonatal Intensive Care, level III
• Nutrition counseling
• Obstetric emergency care
• Outpatient imaging services
• Outpatient surgical services
• Pediatric ER
• Pediatrics intensive care
• Pulmonary rehabilitation
• Rehabilitation services
• Women’s services
• Certified Primary Stroke Center
• Certificate of distinction in the management of prematurity
• Spent $5.4 million in upgrading equipment and hospital
• New acute-care inpatient behavioral health facility for adults with state-of-the-art security features
Job SummarySearching for a full-time Pediatric Emergency Medicine Assistant Medical Director to join the practice at Plantation General Hospital located in Plantation, Florida. Quality candidates must be Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellow with current PALS OR Board Certified Pediatrician with Emergency Medicine leadership experience and current PALS.
Plantation General is fully accredited by the Joint Commission, certified as a Primary Stroke Center, and one of the 3 hospitals in the nation named as a Center of Excellence in Neonatal Services. The Pediatric Emergency Department is comprised of 7 beds, sees approximately 19,500 annual patient per year and provides 24 hours of Pediatric Physician coverage as well as offers 20 hours of Advanced Practice Professional coverage.
Plantation is centrally located in Broward County (Fort Lauderdale area) with direct access to the Interstate Highway System (I-595, I-75, and I-95) and the Turnpike. Plantation provides access to all of South Florida's major attractions and is only 15 minutes from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Port Everglades, one of the most accessible deep-water seaports on the eastern seaboard.
Benefits and Compensation
EmCare is a dynamic, physician-led organization which has been offering exceptional career opportunities since 1972. With more than 12,000 affiliated providers coast-to-coast, nationally-recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported through innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.
Whether you are considering full-time, part-time or independent contractor opportunities, you can rest assured you will be working for an industry-leader who delivers a vast array of benefits unmatched within the industry, including:
Strong leadership on a local, regional and national level
Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
Optimal staffing ratios and flexible scheduling options
“A” rated professional liability insurance
Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
Competitive compensation including several benefit options
Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
Colleague referral bonus program
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