Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians Needed in Palm Beach, Florida

Specialty:

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Opportunity Record:

Third Party Search Firms Not Allowed

Location

Palms West Hospital, Loxahatchee, FL

Palms West Hospital has provided healthcare excellence since 1986. We are a thriving, comprehensive, acute care community hospital that provides a full complement of specialty services. As the only hospital in the Western Communities with a dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department, Palms West is a leader in pediatric care. What truly makes us special are our people: a team of compassionate, dedicated healthcare professionals working toward a central focus, our patients.

Key Programs and Services:

Pediatric Care
The Children’s Hospital at Palms West offers a comprehensive approach to pediatric healthcare services. For life’s unexpected moments, you can count on the care of our pediatric emergency services. Staffed by Pediatric Specialists 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and providing a special place that is calming to children and assuring to parents. The Children’s Hospital at Palms West is the only hospital within the Western Communities with a dedicated pediatric department that includes Emergency Services, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Neurology, Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatric Urology.

Robotic Surgery
Palms West Hospital has two da Vinci® Si Surgical Systems. Our surgeons perform robotic surgery for gynecology, urological and general surgery. Robotic surgery is an effective, minimally invasive alternative to both open surgery and laparoscopy. Compared to more traditional procedures, robotic-assisted surgery results in reduced recovery times, less risk of infection, less blood loss and reduced trauma to the body.

Cardiology
As an Accredited Chest Pain Center, Palms West Hospital ensures that patients who come to the hospital complaining of chest pain or discomfort are given the immediate treatment necessary to avoid as much heart damage as possible.

Obstetrics
"Your New Life Center" believes in promoting positive family bonds by offering family-centered maternity care. This department is focused on providing the mother, baby and family with a safe and memorable birthing experience. From our experienced, caring doctors and nurses to the most advanced technology, we deliver an unparalleled level of comfort. We also offer a number of childbirth classes for our expectant moms, siblings and the entire family.

Orthopedics
Dedication and skill is exemplified by our highly trained surgeons, experts in the treatment of every bone and joint in the human body. The Orthopedic Center utilizes less invasive joint replacement techniques using stronger, more durable materials. We provide pre-operative education classes to address any questions or concerns about the surgical process and recovery.

The Future:
This is an exciting year for Palms West Hospital. Construction is well underway for a 32-bed expansion project, which will bring us to 204 total beds. We are excited about this expansion and look forward to the benefits it will bring to our patients and the communities we serve for many years to come.

Palms West is located in a wonderful family community with planned communities, golf, the Palm Beach Polo and Country Club, equestrian park. Wonderful weather and schools. A great suburb with everything at your fingertips!

Our Services
• Accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
• Breast center
• Cardiac catheterization
• Dialysis
• Digital mammography
• Emergency medicine
• Imaging center
• Orthopedic & Spine Center
• Outpatient Rehabilitation Center (adult & pediatric)
• Pediatric emergency center
• Pediatrics
• Pediatrics intensive care
• Primary Stroke Center
• Sedation (adult & pediatric)
• Surgical services/da Vinci
robotic surgery
• The New Life Center: obstetrics & birthing suites
• Wound care

Highlights
• Recognized as an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
• Designated as a Primary Stroke Center by the State Department of Health and Human Services
• Earned a Center of Excellence COEMIG designation in minimally invasive gynecology by the AAGL and Surgical Review Corporation
• Named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence based clinical processes that are shown to improve heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia

Job Summary

Searching for a Full-Time Emergency Medicine Pediatric­ Physician­ to become apart of our prestigious practice at Palms West Hospital located in Loxahatchee, Florida. Successful applicants will: 1) have an MD, DO or equivalent degree, and­2)­be board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Emergency Medicine­ with Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). ­This is a very stable and well respected EM group and offers the right professional a unique opportunity for diverse practice experience. Applicants­ must have ­successfully completed at least 5 moderate sedation cases in the last 12 months without complication.



Facility Information

Palms West Hospital has provided healthcare excellence since 1986. It is a thriving, comprehensive, acute care community hospital that provides a full complement of specialty services. As the only hospital in the Western Communities with a dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department, Palms West is a leader in pediatric care. ­Located on a spacious 94-acre campus, this 175-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to major, emergency and elective surgery. There is dedicated 10-Peds ED staffed with­ Dedicated Pediatric EM Physicians. ­The pediatric ER Volume of 18,000 patients per year­(48­patients/day) and ample coverage allowing for a comfortable patient-per-hour ratio of 1.4



Community Information

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Benefits and Compensation

Join 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 with EmCare, you can rest assured you will be working for an industry-leader who delivers a vast array of benefits unmatched within the industry, including:

Physician-led organization
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


*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status

 

HCA Florida East Division

Palms West Hospital

Location

Loxahatchee, FL

Facility Description

Palms West Hospital has provided healthcare excellence since 1986. We are a thriving, comprehensive, acute care community hospital that provides a full complement of specialty services. As the only hospital in the Western Communities with a dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department, Palms West is a leader in pediatric care. What truly makes us special are our people: a team of compassionate, dedicated healthcare professionals working toward a central focus, our patients.

Key Programs and Services:

Pediatric Care
The Children’s Hospital at Palms West offers a comprehensive approach to pediatric healthcare services. For life’s unexpected moments, you can count on the care of our pediatric emergency services. Staffed by Pediatric Specialists 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and providing a special place that is calming to children and assuring to parents. The Children’s Hospital at Palms West is the only hospital within the Western Communities with a dedicated pediatric department that includes Emergency Services, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Neurology, Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatric Urology.

Robotic Surgery
Palms West Hospital has two da Vinci® Si Surgical Systems. Our surgeons perform robotic surgery for gynecology, urological and general surgery. Robotic surgery is an effective, minimally invasive alternative to both open surgery and laparoscopy. Compared to more traditional procedures, robotic-assisted surgery results in reduced recovery times, less risk of infection, less blood loss and reduced trauma to the body.

Cardiology
As an Accredited Chest Pain Center, Palms West Hospital ensures that patients who come to the hospital complaining of chest pain or discomfort are given the immediate treatment necessary to avoid as much heart damage as possible.

Obstetrics
"Your New Life Center" believes in promoting positive family bonds by offering family-centered maternity care. This department is focused on providing the mother, baby and family with a safe and memorable birthing experience. From our experienced, caring doctors and nurses to the most advanced technology, we deliver an unparalleled level of comfort. We also offer a number of childbirth classes for our expectant moms, siblings and the entire family.

Orthopedics
Dedication and skill is exemplified by our highly trained surgeons, experts in the treatment of every bone and joint in the human body. The Orthopedic Center utilizes less invasive joint replacement techniques using stronger, more durable materials. We provide pre-operative education classes to address any questions or concerns about the surgical process and recovery.

The Future:
This is an exciting year for Palms West Hospital. Construction is well underway for a 32-bed expansion project, which will bring us to 204 total beds. We are excited about this expansion and look forward to the benefits it will bring to our patients and the communities we serve for many years to come.

Palms West is located in a wonderful family community with planned communities, golf, the Palm Beach Polo and Country Club, equestrian park. Wonderful weather and schools. A great suburb with everything at your fingertips!

Our Services
• Accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
• Breast center
• Cardiac catheterization
• Dialysis
• Digital mammography
• Emergency medicine
• Imaging center
• Orthopedic & Spine Center
• Outpatient Rehabilitation Center (adult & pediatric)
• Pediatric emergency center
• Pediatrics
• Pediatrics intensive care
• Primary Stroke Center
• Sedation (adult & pediatric)
• Surgical services/da Vinci
robotic surgery
• The New Life Center: obstetrics & birthing suites
• Wound care

Highlights
• Recognized as an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
• Designated as a Primary Stroke Center by the State Department of Health and Human Services
• Earned a Center of Excellence COEMIG designation in minimally invasive gynecology by the AAGL and Surgical Review Corporation
• Named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence based clinical processes that are shown to improve heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia