Medical Bariatrics

Location
Hollywood, Florida 33021
Posted
Jun 18, 2021
Ref
FY21-20
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

Memorial Healthcare System is seeking a full-time Medical Bariatrician to join Memorial’s initiative in treating obesity in our community. We are expanding by adding a Medical Weight Management Program to a well-established surgery program to provide comprehensive weight loss options. This position represents an exciting opportunity for the right physician to participate in the development and implementation of bariatric medical care. This position will work closely with the weight loss surgery patients as well as develop a comprehensive program for weight management aside from the surgery patients. The ideal candidate should be BE/BC in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine and be certified by the American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP). Board Certification by the American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) is preferred.

This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.

About Memorial Healthcare System

Memorial Healthcare System, located in South Florida, 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.

About South Florida

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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