First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is one of the gulf coast’s foremost primary and specialty care groups. With over 230 Physicians & APPs in 29 different specialties and 42 sites in Manatee and Sarasota Counties, it is backed by the tradition and strength of Sarasota Memorial Hospital. We are located in the highly desirable area of Sarasota, FL, which is on the West Coast of Florida and close to some of the most beautiful beaches in the country – Siesta Key, Lido Key and Longboat Key. The community is known for its excellent public and private schools and an impressive array of restaurants and activities for all ages to enjoy.
About the Position
First Physicians Group is seeking to employ a Psychiatrist who is Board-Eligible or Board-Certified in Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry to cover admissions for the inpatient program in our behavioral health facility. The psychiatrist will also cover consults on the medical floors at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in rotation with the other psychiatrists in the group. The behavioral health hospital is approximately 60 beds with 13 of them allocated for children/adolescents. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who would like to join a stable and established psychiatry group with well-trained physicians who have been with the practice for many years.
Monday through Friday normal business hours seeing approximately 12 encounters per day.
Weekend and after-hours call is shared by all psychiatrists in a 1:7 rotation.
Physician can open an outpatient private practice if desired.
Patient mix is approximately 55% adults, 27% geriatrics and 18% child/adolescent
Fully implemented EHR (Sunrise Clinical Manager/Allscripts)
Excellent benefits – Health, Dental, Vision, 403B retirement plan, Life Insurance, Disability and much more.
Physicians are generously rewarded with a wRVU productivity model
Relocation assistance and other perks will be provided.
Physicians employed by First Physicians Group have sovereign immunity.
We are a non-profit entity, so physicians can apply for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness if employed by the group
Please contact Joelle Hennesey at 941-917-2818 or Joelle-Hennesey@smh.com to learn more about this opportunity.
Licensed in the state of Florida.
BE/BC in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 711145
About First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System
First Physicians Group is one of the gulf coast’s foremost primary and specialty care groups. The group is comprised of 230+ physicians and advanced practice providers in 42 sites throughout Sarasota and Manatee Counties. 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 28 different specialties.
Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, an 839-bed regional medical center, is among the largest public health systems in Florida. With 6,000 staff, 1,400 physicians and over 600 volunteers, it is one of Sarasota County’s largest employers. Sarasota Memorial is a full-service not-profit 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.