The Baptist Primary Care Infectious Diseases Division seeks a full time BC/BE Infectious Disease specialist to serve as the anchor physician at Baptist Medical Center Beaches, a 146 bed acute care hospital with 24 ICU beds and 7,900 admissions per year. Our services assists medical and surgical colleagues in managing a wide variety of infectious diseases problems in a varied patient population with tertiary services a helicopter ride away.
Weekend call will be approximately 1:4 with colleagues located at Baptist Medical Center South and Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville. This exclusively inpatient practice will gradually expand to assist in nearby nursing home services and lead to part-time outpatient services.
As an Infectious Diseases physician practicing with Baptist Infectious Diseases, you will experience:
- A comprehensive infectious diseases practice
- Share our commitment to quality patient care
- Affiliation with Baptist Health and Baptist Primary Care
As a Baptist Health provider, you and your patients benefit from access to five nationally accredited hospitals and over 2,500 specialists in more than 60 specialty areas including cardiovascular, oncology, neuroscience, orthopedics, geriatrics, high-risk obstetrics and pediatrics. In addition, Baptist Primary Care is the region's largest network of primary care physicians, with more than 140 physicians and 50 outpatient offices in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.
Qualifications and Requirements
- Board Certified or Board Eligible Physician
- Active/Unrestricted Medical License
- Infectious Disease Fellowship Trained
- Excellent Clinical Skills
- Ability to develop a patient base while continuing focus on patient satisfaction and retention
- Ability to work with other providers to ensure continuity of care
- Call will be required
Founded in 1955, Baptist Health serves families throughout the region with high-quality, comprehensive care for every stage of life. Currently ranked as the most preferred health care provider in the Jacksonville area, Baptist Health is deeply honored to serve the community through a growing circle of care that includes five nationally accredited hospitals (including the region's only children’s hospital) plus more than 200 primary care and specialty physician practices, children's specialty clinics, home health care, behavioral health, occupational health, pharmacies, rehabilitation services and urgent care.
Consistently rated Jacksonville's "Most Preferred Healthcare Provider" by consumers in the annual National Research Corporation survey, Baptist recently was named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare.
About northeast Florida
Jacksonville, the largest city in area in the continental United States, is a rapidly growing metropolitan city in Northeast Florida, with approximately 850,000 residents. Jacksonville is alive with miles of beaches and waterways, a major symphony orchestra, sports and entertainment complex downtown and a myriad of special events that this sports-loving city hosts each year. With a growing population, a strong economy, diverse cultural and recreational opportunities and abundant natural resources, Jacksonville continues to distinguish itself as one of the nation's most dynamic and progressive cities.