Pediatric Emergency FL

Palms West Hospital
Facility: Palms West Hospital 
Loxahatchee, FL  
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Pediatrics : Emergency Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Job Description

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

Come explore The Palm Beaches and experience for yourself what so many loyal visitors have already discovered to be the best way to experience Florida. Enjoy a fascinating array of cultural venues, sample the culinary masterworks of celebrity chef-owned restaurants and take in one of dozens of internationally renowned destination events. Fish or dive in the Gulf Stream-warmed waters, take pleasure in the breathtaking beauty of the unique Florida ecosystem and make memories at some of the many family-friendly attractions. Soak up sunshine on pristine beaches and golf on world-class courses. Shop trendy downtown districts and absorb the energy of vibrant nightlife. Come and enjoy the time of your life.

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

Facility Description

Palms West Hospital has provided healthcare excellence since 1986. We are a thriving, comprehensive, acute care hospital offering a wide range of specialty services. What truly makes Palms West Hospital special is our people; a team of compassionate, dedicated healthcare professionals working toward a central focus, our patients. We continue to grow and expand while offering the latest technological advances, patient safety initiatives and the best in healthcare to our patients.

Located on a spacious 94-acre campus, our 204-bed facility offers top-quality care for a full complement of healthcare services. Palms West has established a position of medical leadership by listening to the needs of people in our community and responding with compassionate, quality health care and innovative new services that meet those needs. We invite you to explore our website to view an overview of our services. We welcome you to contact us with specific questions or suggestions on how we can better serve you and your family. Quality healthcare and information you can trust - That's the winning combination of Palms West Hospital.

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

Awards & Accolades:

Accredited Chest Pain Center
Palms West Hospital is recognized as an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. Palms West Hospital undertook a rigorous evaluation of our heart care processes in order to integrate the industry's best practices and newest processes into our cardiac care services.

Primary Stroke Center
We are designated as a Primary Stroke Center by the State Department of Health and Human Services. In order to receive this designation Palms West demonstrated compliance with Joint Commission Standards for health care quality and safety. The designation of Primary Stroke Center means that state authorities have acknowledged that stroke care has reached a new level here at Palms West Hospital.

Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology
Palms West Hospital has earned a Center of Excellence COEMIG designation in Minimally Invasive Gynecology by the AAGL and Surgical Review Corporation. The COEMIG program is focused on improving the safety and quality of gynecologic patient care and lowering the overall costs associated with successful treatment.

Top Tier Best Regional Hospital
In 2011, Palms West Hospital was recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the Top Tier Best Regional Hospitals in the specialty area of gynecology. We attribute this distinction to our wonderful physicians and staff that made this designation possible.

The American College of Radiology Accreditation
Our Imaging Center is accredited by The American College of Radiology in the modalities of MRI, ultrasound, CT, nuclear medicine and mammography. This designation proves our commitment to providing the highest level of image quality and patient safety.

Contact Information
Contact: Robin Davis 
Phone: 239-458-2923
Fax: 866-232-4817 
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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