Ascension Sacred Heart Pensacola, Florida Posted Dec 16, 2019

Pensacola, FL

Trauma Surgeon / Acute Care / General Surgeon

Ascension Sacred Heart Pensacola, Florida is seeking a trauma/general surgeon to join our dedicated team. Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is a Level II and Pediatric trauma center for Florida and a Level I center for Alabama. This position also allows for participation in a robust acute care and general surgery service line as well. Our modern, well-equipped facility is staffed by a diverse and skilled medical staff offering comprehensive sub-specialty support which allows us to function as the region’s tertiary care center. Our geographical location allows us to serve the needs of a vast expanse of Northwest Florida and South Alabama; areas of significant population and economic growth. As a designated residency training site, resident teaching and supervision is an important part of our practice as well.

Ascension Sacred Heart is Northwest Florida's leading provider of high quality health care to children and adults. The hub of the Health System is the 566-bed Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola that includes the region's only facility specializing in the care of children -- the Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. Major regional services based in Pensacola also include the Regional Heart and Vascular Institute, the area's leading Stroke Center, a Level II Trauma Center, and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network. The hospital is affiliated with Sacred Heart Medical Group, a regional network of doctors and providers stretching from Gulf Shores, Alabama, to Apalachicola, Florida.

Sacred Heart is part of Ascension, the nation's largest Catholic, nonprofit health system. Ascension and Sacred Heart are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

Specific job responsibilities will include:
*Five to six Primary calls per month
*Periodic backup coverage
*Trauma, acute care and elective general surgery opportunities
*Resident teaching
* Outpatient clinic
* Performance improvement meetings monthly

Required qualifications:
Candidate must be Board Certified or Board eligible by the American Board of Surgery

Preferred qualifications:
Surgical Critical Care Board Certified or Board eligible by the American Board of Surgery

How to apply

Interested candidates please send cover letter and CV to Valarie Baker at


4451 Bayou Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32503

Ascension Sacred Heart Pensacola, Florida
Trauma Surgeon / Acute Care / General Surgeon
Pensacola, FL

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