Gainesville, FL 32601
Two options: #1 Physician Opportunity to join an established, high volume practice with inpatient/outpatient responsibilities or can practice in an 100% outpatient only clinic. Two offices: (1 mile from hospital), office is actually a renovated wing of the original community hospital, with over 2, 600 square feet and 4 exam rooms. (15 miles from hospital) - Renovated home given to Dr. by a former patient, now equipped with X-ray, a procedure room, and multiple exam rooms. Dr. has been in practice for 26 years. Practice also employs two Nurse Practitioners. Dr. is prominent member of medical staff, including serving on the board. Originally from Romania. He completed his training at LSU and Chicago. His wife is a CRNA at the hospital. Option for partnership after 18 months. #2 Hospital Employed setting. Both situations offer employment in a family-oriented community where physician services are respected and appreciated. Competitive starting salary and comprehensive benefits; relocation, commencement bonus, potential medical education debt assistance and assistance in marketing your practice. Practice would encompass a primary care office setting and the possibility of Nursing home rounds. Inpatient work is optional. Location qualifies as a National Health Service Corp (NHSC) site for loan forgiveness. Dr. is the only full-time Internist on staff of hospital. Call 1 in 3 (office call). Inpatient/ER call is optional The recruitment of an IM(s) would be into a RHC (Rural Health Clinic). Great Reimbursement!
With a population approaching 30, 000 and just 30 minutes from the university town of Gainesville. This is an excellent choice for quiet family living in the Sunshine State without the congestion of the hectic major tourist destinations. Recreation features hunting, fishing, lakes, springs and state parks. Nearby is Osceola National Forest and Lake Geneva. Historic, coastal St. Augustine is an hour away. The hospital has 24-hour emergency care and treats more than 16, 000 patients in its ER each year. Other services offered by the hospital include surgery, outpatient specialty clinics, physical therapy and massage therapy, radiology, respiratory care services, cardiac testing, comprehensive lab services, and a sleep study lab.