Academia/Faculty Family Medicine Physician Opportunities in Winter Haven, Florida

Location
Winter Haven, Florida
Posted
Jul 24, 2019
Specialty
Family Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

BayCare Medical Group (BMG) is not a recruitment firm; we are a physician-led medical group seeking BC/BE Family Medicine physicians for core facility positions in our developing residency program in Winter Haven, Florida.

In collaboration with the Florida State University College of Medicine, the primary mission and responsibility of the FSU Family Residence at Winter Haven Hospital and of its faculty is to provide a dynamic, professional learning environment, grounded in the concepts of life-long learning, teaching, quality improvement, evidence-based medicine, and scholarship. Our goal is to recruit and train the next generation of Family Physicians in Florida, Polk County, and the BayCare System. As such, the significant majority of the faculty and residency clinic’s efforts will be devoted to these pursuits.

Practice Details:

Opportunity to help develop a new Family Medicine Residency program (welcoming first residents in 2020)

  • Call is shared with physician members of the entire family medicine department
  • Noncompetitive, supportive environment
  • Adult inpatient and/or OB privileges preferred
  • Precept residents regularly in clinic
  • Perform and precept many office procedures
  • Play a significant role in curriculum building and resident career choice education

Possess excellent communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills. Strong computer skills and proficiency with electronic documentation is required.

BayCare Medical Group is Tampa Bay's leading multispecialty group with more than 600 providers practicing 45 specialties in over 190 outpatient locations throughout the west gulf coast of Tampa Bay and central Florida. Locally and nationally recognized as a 2018-2019 Great Place to Work® and Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, BayCare Health System is a not-for-profit 501c3 organization, with a network comprised of 15 hospitals with services including imaging, lab, behavioral health, home health care, and urgent care. Our priority is connecting patients to a complete range of preventive, diagnostic, and treatment services for any health care need, throughout their lifetime.

Polk County is almost directly in the middle of the state, located about 45 minutes in either direction from Tampa and Orlando and just 90 minutes from some of the country’s most beautiful beaches. Residents enjoy a lower cost of living and the area continues to experience steady growth, but you do not have to travel far for the most popular vacation destinations and restaurants in the world. There is a lot to do and see including LEGOLAND® Florida Resort, Bok Tower Gardens and Fantasy of Flight. Polk County has year round recreation weather to enjoy over 55 lakes — many of them canal connected — making it the “Chain of Lakes City” and allowing countless hours of water-themed fun. There are miles of nature trails, cycling paths, parks, and acres of golf courses to keep you active and engaged.

We offer:

  • Competitive compensation and incentive package
  • Retirement plan
  • Discretionary allowance
  • Insurance (malpractice, health, dental, vision, life, supplemental & dependent life, short & long-term disability)
  • BayCare Extras (college savings plan, childcare, auto & pet insurance, wellness center, product & service discounts, and more.)  

Position Requires: Board Certified in Family Medicine or Board Eligibility within 6 years of residency.

Contact Information: Kris Andrews | Kris.Andrews@baycare.org | (863) 297-1764