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Envision Physician Services and Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute are seeking an experienced Hospitalist Medical Director to lead our hospital medicine program in Fort Pierce, Florida. The Hospitalist Medical Director will lead and manage the hospital medicine physicians and the department on a day-to-basis and serve as the liaison between the hospitalists, administration, medical staff and nursing.

Highlights of this opportunity:

  • 380-bed Hospital
  • 12 Physician & 4 NP/PA full-time team with a deep Per Diem roster
  • Closed ICU, Intensivist Coverage
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Radiology and Anesthesia are managed by Envision and provides exceptional collaboration between the departments
  • Generous compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision and 401K
  • Business expense account
  • Occurrence based paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage

Qualified Candidates:

  • Must be a Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician
  • Must have current leadership and clinical inpatient experience
  • Proven track record of implementing metrics/goals
  • Have strong administrative and team building skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Facility Information

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services and is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast that offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services.

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is the area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center. Home to the region's only Trauma Center, Lawnwood Regional Medical Center treats critical and traumatic injuries from St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Martin counties.

Accredited by The Joint Commission and designated at a Top Performer, a Certified Primary Stroke Center and has the only CARF Accreditation on the Treasure Coast and was named number one on the elite list of Top Performing Hospitals by the Joint Commission in 2011.

Community Information

Fort Pierce, often called the Sunrise City, has been the hub of St. Lucie County, Florida for more than 100 years. Situated on the Treasure Coast, named after the famed sinking of a Spanish treasure fleet in 1715, Fort Pierce is one of the oldest communities on the east coast of Florida. Fort Piece is a diverse and a neighborly community with swaying palm trees along the sidewalks of the downtown area which has retained its old Florida charm and scale even while it has welcomed new development and revitalization. In 2015, Fort Pierce was named one of USA Today's Most Idyllic and Historic Main Streets in America.

Conveniently located off Interstate 95 and the Florida Turnpike, travel is a breeze with easy access to Treasure Coast International Airport located in Ft. Pierce, an hour from Palm Beach International Airport and approximately an hour and 30 minutes from Orlando International airport.

Enjoy beautiful beaches at Ft. Pierce Inlet State Park or nearby Port St. Lucie, Stuart, Jensen Beach or Vero Beach. Sports enthusiasts will find much to love at the one-a-kind PGA Village, the PGA Learning Center, numerous other golf courses and Mets Baseball at Tradition Field. St. Lucie County offers affordable housing communities, excellent school systems and no state income tax in Florida. St. Lucie County is the perfect place to relax and unwind, away from the crowded cities of South and Central Florida.

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Benefits and Compensation

Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led organization that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.

Whether you are considering full-time, part-time, per diem, employed or independent contractor (site- and specialty-specific) opportunities with Envision Physician Services, you can rest assured you will be working for an organization that delivers unmatched opportunities and resources, including:

  • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
  • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
  • Optimal staffing ratios with flexible and equitable 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
  • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.

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Company Information

Quality people. Quality care. Quality of LIFE.(TM) Envision Physician Services is a national physician-led practice management company. This privately held company provides outsourced clinical department recruitment, staffing, management and billing/collection services for hundreds of hospitals and health systems nationwide.

Known for its unique structure, Envision Physician Services develops local practices, supports them with regionally-located clinical leadership and operational personnel and provides them access to unprecedented national resources. Each Envision Physician Services practice has its own unique culture, but all sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the company's core values of being patient-focused, customer-centered and caregiver-inspired.

Envision Physician Services is a family of companies, each of which has clinical staffing needs. Full-time, part-time, and independent contractor opportunities are available through Envision Physician Services.

Candidates considering a career within the Envision Physician Services family of companies will find a variety of community types (from small towns to major urban areas), practice settings (small hospitals to major academic health systems), job levels (entry level to senior management), and competitive pay with exceptional benefits. Specialties supported include Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Women’s and Children’s, Surgery, Anesthesia and Radiology/Teleradiology.

Envision Physician Services is proud to be an EOE/AA employer.