Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

Location: Hollywood, FL

Specialty: Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine

Physician Job Number: FY20-23-01

Description:

The Division of Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine at Memorial Healthcare System is seeking a physician to join one of the busiest wound healing centers in the country. Ideal candidates will be BE/BC in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, though those who have completed a UHMS designated introductory course are encouraged to apply. All candidates should possess, or be in the process of obtaining, additional wound care certification. The selected physician will join an experienced medical director, Dr. Blane Shatkin, a plastic surgeon who has been leading the program since its inception in 1997.

 

The Memorial Hospital Pembroke Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy sees an average volume of 850-1,000 wound care visits per month and houses three monoplace chambers. The center is one of the only facilities in South Broward County to offer hyperbaric oxygen therapy for patients with hard-to-heal wounds and consistently experiences healing rates above the national average.

 

This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.

 

About Memorial Healthcare System

A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work – in Modern Healthcare magazine, Florida Trend magazine and Becker's Hospital Review, just to name a few. 

 

Memorial's facilities include its flagship, Memorial Regional Hospital, one of the largest in Florida; Memorial Regional Hospital South; Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, the only freestanding children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties; Memorial Hospital West; Memorial Hospital Miramar; Memorial Hospital Pembroke; and Memorial Manor, a US News five-star-rated nursing home. 

 

Memorial's work environment has been rated by employees and physicians alike as an open-door, inclusive culture that is committed to safety, transparency and, above all, outstanding service to patients and families.

 

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