Ascension St. Vincent's HealthCare (SVH) in Jacksonville, Florida is seeking Board Eligible/Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician for Jacksonville, Florida. The position entails the following - OMT, Palpation/Ultrasound guided joint injections (Steroid/Synvisc)/tendon sheath injections/nerve blocks, Botox for Cervical dystonia, spasticity, chronic migraine, and blepharospasm.
Ascension is the nation's largest Catholic and non-profit health care system. St. Vincent's HealthCare has served Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia for over 100 years, and has been on the forefront of innovative specialty care during that time. It is the nation's largest Catholic and non-profit healthcare system.
About Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville is a rapidly growing metropolitan area with approximately 950,000 residents, not including surrounding counties.
Jacksonville sits on the beautiful St. Johns River in the city center with the Atlantic Ocean a short drive away.
With over 1,100 miles of beaches and waterways, it boasts a mild climate, reasonable cost of living, professional sports teams, international airport, and a solid growing economy.
The city is alive with diverse cultural experiences including distinctive museums, world-class tennis, and excellent golf courses.
Florida has no state income tax.
About Ascension Medical Group
When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience are recognized as key drivers of delivering excellent patient care.
With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.
Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.
Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.
Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.
Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.
Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.
Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.
Physician MD/DO credentialed from the Florida Board of Medicine obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required
About St. Vincent's Medical Group
Be a part of something bigger! Are you looking to join the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system? Learn more about the Mission of 150,000 associates serving in 129 acute care hospitals.
St. Vincent’s Medical Center, now St. Vincent’s Riverside, was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1916 to provide health services to the sick and poor of North Florida. St. Luke’s Hospital, now St. Vincent’s Southside was founded in 1873 by three women who saw the need for medical care in the community. It stands as Florida’s oldest private hospital. St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County opened its doors in 2013 and will double in size in 2016. St. Vincent’s HealthCare is a member of Ascension.