Traditional Practice in Family Medicine - West Coast of Florida
First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is seeking to employ a Family Medicine physician in the highly desirable area of Sarasota, Florida. We are located approximately 60 minutes south of Tampa and minutes from top rated beaches of Siesta Key, Lido Key and Longboat Key. The community offers many activities for people of all ages, and we are known for having some of the best schools in the nation.
The Group is made up of three Family Medicine physicians, one IM/Peds physician and 2 APRNs. They see patients of all ages (newborn through geriatric) in the clinic and they round on patients in Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Ideal candidate must be interested in practicing traditional medicine (inpatient/outpatient).
Employment contracts start with a generous 2 year guaranteed salary with bonus potential. Excellent comprehensive benefits are provided by the group - health, dental, vision, disability, life, 403B Retirement Plan, CME, PTO, holidays and many other perks. Relocation assistance will be provided.
Qualifications and Responsibilities:
- Very busy practice with existing volume to quickly ramp up a new physician.
- Income potential is in the $300,000-$400,000++ range once fully ramped up and seeing patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting.
- Clinic volume averages 20-25 patients per day. Inpatient census fluctuates with season but averages 5-7 patients.
- Board Certified in Family Medicine preferred or Board Eligible if within 3 years of completing training
- Licensed in the State of Florida is required but we will accept CVs from physicians interested in applying for a FL license. We will pay for the FL license and DEA if you apply as the result of a job acceptance with our organization.
- We are a not-for-profit entity. Physicians can participate in the PSLF program if employed by FPG.
- As an employee of a public, State of Florida organization, physicians are entitled to sovereign immunity.
Please contact Joelle Hennesey, MHA, FASPR at 941-917-2818 or Joelle-Hennesey@smh.com to learn more about this opportunity.
First Physicians Group is one of the gulf coast’s foremost primary and specialty care groups. The group is comprised of over 215 physicians and advanced practice providers in 40 sites throughout Sarasota and Manatee Counties. It is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System.
Our physicians have been carefully selected and have earned a reputation as being some of the community’s best physicians. Their backgrounds include some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. They are all Board Certified, and the group includes specializations such as in Dermatology, Family Practice, GI/ONC, Gynecology/Oncology, Internal Medicine, IM/Peds, Neurology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, Perinatology, Pain Medicine, Physiatry, Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery, and many more.
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, an 839-bed regional medical center, is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With 6,000 staff, over 1,000 physicians and 750 volunteers, it is one of Sarasota County’s largest employers.
Sarasota Memorial is a full-service health system, with specialized expertise in heart, vascular, cancer, and neuroscience services, as well as a network of outpatient centers, long-term care and rehabilitation among its many nationally recognized programs. Sarasota Memorial is the only hospital providing Level II Trauma, obstetrical services, pediatrics and Level III neonatal intensive care in Sarasota County. The hospital was also awarded its 4th Magnet designation in 2018 – the nation’s highest honor for excellence in nursing.
Sarasota, Florida is located on the beautiful West Coast of Florida. Sarasota offers a dazzling spectacle of lifestyle options. In the Sarasota area, you can enjoy the breathtaking beaches and sunsets, educational museums, operas, ballets, plays, golf tournaments, and boat races. You can join in tennis, lawn bowling, water skiing, shell collecting, bird watching, growing exotic tropical plants, university classes, golf, or boating.
Cultural landmarks include the John and Mable Ringling Museum which features the works of Peter Paul Rubens, as well as fine Baroque and Renaissance collections. Sarasota takes center stage as a thriving center of the arts. Professional theatre companies include: Asolo Theatre Company, Florida Studio Theatre, Golden Apple Dinner Theatre, Players of Sarasota, Theatre Works, Lemon Bay Playhouse and Venice Little Theatre. Sharing the spotlight are the Sarasota Ballet of Florida, Sarasota Opera, the Florida West Coast Symphony and the Venice Symphony. The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall provides a full season of touring Broadway productions, ballet, symphonic concerts and performances by a wide variety of musicians.
For the finest shopping and dining, you can enjoy bustling St. Armand’s Circle. Located on one of Sarasota’s beautiful barrier islands, St. Armand’s boasts over 145 shops, boutiques and restaurants. Main Street in downtown Sarasota is always special with its unique specialty shops, cafes and popular nightclubs.