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Rheumatologist

Employer
Lee Health
Location
Fort Myers, Florida
Posted Date
May 28, 2024

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Specialty
Rheumatology
Position Type
Permanent

Job Details

This is ExceptionalLee!

Lee Memorial Hospital, HealthPark Medical Center and Gulf Coast Medical Center earned recognition as a 2022-2023 Best Regional Hospital in Florida by U.S. News & World Report, in addition to being rated as High Performing. Cape Coral Hospital was also awarded a High Performing rating.

All Lee Health adult acute care hospitals have been named among Americas Best Hospitals for 2022, a distinction that places them in the top two and five percent of hospitals nationwide, according to Healthgrades

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) announced that Lee Health has earned 2021 CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition as a certified level 8.

Leapfrog Group released its Spring 2022 Hospital Safety Grades and awarded HealthPark Medical Center with an A grade for the sixth straight reporting period, and advanced Gulf Coast Medical Center to an A from the last reporting period.

Lee Health is seeking a Rheumatologist!

Lee Health is a non-profit organization with nearly 90 practice locations throughout Southwest Florida. We have more than 16,000 employees, 4,500 volunteers, and over 1000 employed primary care and specialty care providers. Our health system has four acute care hospitals and two specialty hospitals that together house 1,812 hospital beds.

Position Information:

LPG Rheumatology is seeking a full time physician BC/BE in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology to join their busy and growing 6 physician practice. Candidates for this position will be fellowship trained in Rheumatology. The outpatient clinics are located in Cape Coral, Sanctuary and Bonita Springs. This position will practice out of one of these locations in Fort Myers FL. Weekend call is 1:6 with an evening weekly office call rotation. The practice values continuity of care and works collaboratively with multiple other specialties within Lee Health including Pain Management.

Benefit Highlights:

-Offers a competitive compensation package with salary and bonus opportunities

-Generous paid time off to enjoy the BEAUTIFUL SW FLORIDA WEATHER AND BEACHES

-Sign on bonus & relocation package

-Dedicated CME time and funding

-Malpractice through sovereign immunity

-403(b) retirement plan with match and 457(b) enhanced retirement option

-Short term/long term disability

-Participation in the Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Fort Myers:

In Fort Myers, there is something for everyone. With warm weather all year round, the area has numerous outdoor activities right at your fingertips, such as, boating, playing golf, fishing, enjoying the wildlife, beautiful walking trails, and so much more! Fort Myers also has numerous restaurants, plenty of shopping close by in our malls and outlets, art, history and a wide variety of festivals all year round.

Fort Myers International Airport is easy to get to, easy to use, and offers numerous direct flights and connections to meet all of your travel needs. Those in this area are also able to enjoy the Key West Express which allows for a 3-hour boat ride down to Key West! Fort Myers is minutes away from Sanibel Island, Captiva, and Naples. This area is also centrally located between three of Floridas major cities, Orlando, Tampa and Miami.

Company

Lee Health is a system of four adult care hospitals in addition to Golisano Children's Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital and specialty locations such as Lee Health Coconut Point. Our experts also help our community at the Lee Health Heart and Cancer Institutes; through Home Health, Skilled Nursing and Behavioral Health; at more 90 practice locations, urgent care center and facilities dedicated to the underserved.
Lee Health is changing the face of healthcare. At the heart of our award-winning health system is our nearly 16,000 dedicated employees. We believe in excellence, education, safely, compassion, empathy and respect. We support our staff and that extends to the families we serve.

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