Florida Heart and Lung Institute/West Florida Medical Group
Florida Heart and Lung Institute in beautiful sunny Pensacola, FL is seeking a Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon and/or Surigcal leader to work with West Florida Hospital, the area's only hospital to receive prominent 'Straight A' rating for hospital safety from the Leapfrog Group. Leadership qualities including developing and strengthening the Cardiovascular and Thoracic clinical depth at West Florida Hospital with a passion for growing and building a program.
Florida Heart and Lung Institute is growing program connected to a larger network of well respected Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons within HCA, Hospital Corporation of America. This position will provide surgical services to West Florida Hospital, which is the only facility the practice covers. West Florida Hospital is the only area system accredited by the American College of Cardiology for Atrial Fibrillation and Chest Pain.
Supported by a large Cardiology practice on the same campus as well as West Florida Medical Group, the premier employed primary care physicians serving patients in surrounding communities. West Florida Healthcare currently has one freestanding ER and a second scheduled to open in late 2020.
-New, modern medical offices and hospital
-Experienced, well respected, Physician Assistant support
-8 physician Cardiology practice supporting the program
-Growth plan to include 10-11 Cardiologists by end of 2021
-Structural Heart Program development by mid-2022
This opportunity offers a highly competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits package.
West Florida Healthcare:
Located in Pensacola, Florida, West Florida Hospital has provided comprehensive healthcare services to residents of Northwest Florida and South Alabama for more than 30 years. West Florida Healthcare is proud to offer a 531-bed state-of-the art hospital. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes the acute care hospital, the area's only comprehensive medical rehabilitation hospital, and behavioral medicine.
West Florida Hospital is investing heavily in its care with over $60 million planned for 2020. The $32 million surgical wing features 12 new operating suites, new and expanded pre-operative and Recovery Room areas, and state-of-the-art equipment. In this spacious, modern environment, our surgeons and staff are better equipped than ever to deliver exceptional patient care. West Florida Hospital offers some of the area's most advanced surgical technology, including the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, fully Digital Operating Room, and bi-plane.
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