Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida (Lee Health)
is seeking a Pediatric General Surgeon!
Located near the beaches of Southwest Florida is Golisano
Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida - a state-of-the-art
pediatric facility that delivers vital and lifesaving care for
children and their families throughout the region. This 134 bed
regional hospital cares for children across five counties and is
the only children's hospital between Tampa and Miami. Golisano
provides a variety of specialized services to take care of all of
our community's children from emergency care to behavioral health,
surgery to critical care, orthopedics, cancer treatment,
cardiology, and more. The hospital has plans to expand to be a
pediatric trauma center, and has a 16 bed PICU and a 70bed NICU
with 24 hour in house Neonatology coverage.
Lee Health is a non-profit organization with more than 14,000
employees, 4,500 volunteers, and more than 750 employed primary
care and specialty care providers with nearly 90 practice locations
throughout Southwest Florida. The organization has four acute care
hospitals and two specialty hospitals that together house 1,812
Lee Physician Group (LPG) - Pediatric Surgery is seeking a full
time physician board eligible/board certified in pediatric surgery
to join their busy 3 physicians and 3 advanced provider practice.
The practice has outpatient clinics in Fort Myers with two
satellite clinics in Naples and Port Charlotte. This position will
only operate and take ER call at Golisano Children's Hospital.
Weekend call coverage will be 1:4. Candidates for this position
will have completed a general surgery residency, be fellowship
trained in pediatric general surgery and have interest in
performing bread-and-butter pediatric surgery, complex neonatal
cases and minimally invasive procedures.
* Offers a competitive compensation package with salary and
* Paid time off for a nice work/life balance
* Sign on bonus & relocation package
* Malpractice through articles of sovereign immunity
* 403(b) retirement plan with match
* Short term/long term disability
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 most of
your travel needs. Fort Myers is minutes away from Sanibel Island,
Captiva, and Naples. This area is also centrally located between
three of Florida's major cities, Orlando, Tampa and Miami.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity,
please e-mail your CV to our Physician Recruitment Office at
* Graduate from an accredited Medical School and Residency;
* Experience providing health care in international//
resource-poor settings// Demonstrated teaching and leadership
experience with strong leadership potential.
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
* Medical Doctor
* Currently licensed or eligible in the State of Florida as a
* BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)
* ACLS (American Heart Association / Advanced Cardiac Life