We have an excellent opportunity for a Pediatric Emergency Physician to join our team at Saunders Pediatric Emergency Care Center at Tampa General Hospital (TGH) in Tampa, Florida. Located in downtown Tampa, TGH is a 959-bed tertiary care hospital that serves as the primary teaching hospital for the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. TGH is a state-approved Pediatric Level I Trauma Referral Center with a 4-helicopter Regional Aeromedical Transport program, the Tampa Bay Regional Burn Center, and a state-designated Spinal Cord and Head Injury Center. TGH offers a full range of pediatric subspecialty services and is currently the only hospital in Hillsborough County performing pediatric kidney transplants. The 65,000-square-foot Emergency and Trauma Center opened in Nov 2007, with six trauma rooms, 66 treatment rooms and two operating rooms. The dedicated, 16,000-high-acuity-volume pediatric emergency center has 10 private rooms and a major trauma suite dedicated to pediatric patients with a 24-hour trauma team. TeamHealth has been providing emergency services to TGH since 1978. In cooperation with USF, TeamHealth has an active Emergency Medicine residency program with ten residents currently training in each year. Three fellowship programs (Administrative Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medical Services, and Ultrasound) provide additional opportunities for education and research. This vibrant teaching program also includes medical students from the third and fourth years. We ask that you be Board Certified or Board Prepared in Pediatric Emergency Medicine (ABMS or AOA) and have current PALS and ATLS certifications.
- competitive compensation and benefits package
- medical, dental, and vision insurance
- flexible spending and health savings accounts
- life and ADD insurance
- disability insurance
- CME reimbursement
- paid PLI with tail coverage
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