Memorial Healthcare System, a leading 1,900-bed healthcare system located in South Florida, is seeking a geriatrician to join its team. In addition to working in an outpatient primary care clinic, the physician will assist in the training of IM residents and students from local medical schools, aid in the expansion and development of an ACE unit and related care at Memorial facilities and may also have the opportunity to assist in the development of a future geriatrics fellowship. Strong interpersonal and professional skills, and an understanding and willingness to practice in a family- and patient-centered care environment are also necessities of the position.
Memorial Healthcare System received institutional ACGME accreditation in August 2015 and currently accredits 10 ACGME training programs including the Internal Medicine Residency with a 49 total residents. The geriatrician will be responsible for running our IM residency geriatrics rotation. The MHS current strategic plan is to employ almost 300 trainees in approximately 15 residency and fellowship programs. For more information about the residency program, please visit http://gme.mhs.net.
This is a full-time employed position with the multi-specialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers a competitive benefits and compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability is covered under sovereign immunity.
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South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.
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About Memorial Healthcare System
Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work – in Modern Healthcare magazine, Florida Trend magazine and Becker’s Hospital Review, just to name a few.
Memorial’s facilities include its flagship, Memorial Regional Hospital, one of the largest in Florida; Memorial Regional Hospital South; Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, the only freestanding children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties; Memorial Hospital West; Memorial Hospital Miramar; Memorial Hospital Pembroke; and Memorial Manor, a US News five-star-rated nursing home.
Memorial’s work environment has been rated by employees and physicians alike as an open-door, inclusive culture that is committed to safety, transparency and, above all, outstanding service to patients and families.