Pediatric Intensivist - Medical Director

MEDNAX   •  

Loxahatchee, FL

Industry: Healthcare


Not Specified years

Posted 45 days ago

We are seeking a BC/BE pediatric intensivist to lead our growing practice as Medical Director at Palms West Hospital in Loxahatchee, FL.

  • Palms West Hospital is an HCA facility, one of the largest private health systems in Florida
  • 24-bed pediatric floor with a 10-bed PICU; the newborn nursery is managed by our NICU team
  • Full fledged children's hospital with well represented sub-specialty service including an active hematology/oncology program with COG membership
  • Includes an active pediatric sedation program
  • Academic affiliation with a pediatric residency program with opportunities to mentor, teach and train pediatric residents
  • 4-physician team providing 24/7 coverage of the PICU

In the heart of the Palm Beaches, Palms West Hospital, can be reached easily from anywhere in South Florida by the Florida Turnpike. The surrounding communities of Wellington, Royal Palm Beach and Loxahatchee all offer a remedy for congested city living. The stunning scenery of native ecosystems can still be found and home lot sizes average over an acre. Wellington is known as a world-famous equestrian community hosting Olympic level events and polo matches. The colorful culture and nightlife of downtown West Palm Beach and the international airport lie a mere 15 miles east. A variety of tropical beaches and legendary golf courses are all within a half hour drive. Whether you are seeking new culinary treats at top restaurants, a stroll through one of many outdoor malls, or a night at the region's largest music festival, the Palm Beaches offer many ways to live a cosmopolitan lifestyle.


Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.

*Our benefits include:

  • Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with annual matching program
  • Advanced and continuing medical education
  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities
  • Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing

*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.