Faculty Position: Family Med Residency Program Opportunity with OB Experience - Winter Haven, FL
BayCare Medical Group (BMG) is a physician-led medical group seeking a board certified/board eligible Family Medicine physician with OB experience for a core facility position 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 Medicine Residency Program 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.
Opportunity to help develop a new Family Medicine Residency program (welcomed first class of residents July 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 (BMG) is the largest multispecialty group in Tampa Bay and part of BayCare Health System which is both locally and nationally recognized as a Great Place to Work®, ranked no. 6 in the nation by People Companies That Care® 2020 and Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®. We foster a forward-thinking culture that's revolutionizing health care.
BayCare Health System is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization located throughout four counties on the central Gulf Coast of Florida 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.
In Polk County, you’ll find a growing business sector, a thriving economy, and an average median age of 40. The area is also an affordable place to live with a low cost of living index and no state income tax. Additionally, the area offers many local colleges and universities for educational development.
- Competitive compensation and performance incentive
- Faculty Development
- CME allowance
- Excellent insurance and retirement plans
Position Requires: Board Certified in Family Medicine with either a fellowship in OB or able to prove at least 60 vaginal deliveries within the past 36 months.
Contact Information: Kris Andrews | Kris.Andrews@baycare.org | (863) 297-1764