Searching for a Full-Time Emergency Medicine PediatricÂ PhysicianÂ 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, andÂ2)Âbe board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Emergency MedicineÂ with Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). ÂThis is a very stable and well respected EM group and offers the right professional a unique opportunity for diverse practice experience. ApplicantsÂ must have Âsuccessfully completed at least 5 moderate sedation cases in the last 12 months without complication.
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. ÂLocated 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 withÂ Dedicated Pediatric EM Physicians. ÂThe pediatric ER Volume of 18,000 patients per yearÂ(48Âpatients/day) and ample coverage allowing for a comfortable patient-per-hour ratio of 1.4
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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:
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
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.
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* Accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
* Breast center
* Cardiac catheterization
* Digital mammography
* Emergency medicine
* Imaging center
* Orthopedic & Spine Center
* Outpatient Rehabilitation Center (adult & pediatric)
* Pediatric emergency center
* Pediatrics intensive care
* Primary Stroke Center
* Sedation (adult & pediatric)
* Surgical services/da Vinci
* 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.