Neurology Physician Job with First Physicians Group in Sarasota, FL

Job ID: 1253289

Expanding Neurology Program seeking subspecialists to join practice on Gulf Coast of Florida!

Sarasota, FL 34239

Job Description

First Physicians Group of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System is recruiting for BE/BC Neurologists to join our growing neurology program providing both inpatient and outpatient services. We are looking for the following subspecialty areas to join our team - neuromuscular/EMG, movement disorders and behavioral neurology.

Sarasota is located on the Gulf Coast of Florida approximately 60 minutes south of Tampa and 1.5 hours north of Ft. Myers. The area is known for the arts, great restaurants, excellent schools, and a wide variety of activities to please all ages.

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, offering Southwest Florida’s greatest breadth and depth of care, provides services for more than 1 million patients each year across its 2 hospital campuses, freestanding ER, and network of outpatient care centers. The system's 897-bed flagship facility, Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Sarasota, has been consistently recognized as one of the nation’s best acute-care hospitals, with superior patient outcomes and a complete continuum of care - from trauma, emergency and urgent care services to laboratory and diagnostic imaging, home health, skilled nursing and rehabilitation.


SMH-Sarasota is Sarasota County's only state-designated  Comprehensive Stroke Center. SMH-Venice has earned Primary Stroke Center specialty designation, while Sarasota Memorial’s freestanding ER in North Port is designated as an Acute Stroke Ready Center. All three facilities follow the same emergency care protocols to diagnose and stabilize patients experiencing stroke emergencies.

Sarasota Memorial is consistently recognized for its delivery of quality care and best patient experience in the nation.

  •   CMS 5-Star rated hospital for overall quality.   The only hospital in Florida to receive the highest five-star rating in all reporting periods since the program’s inception in 2016
  • Earned straight “A” Grades for Patient Safety from Leapfrog since 2016.
  • Recognized in  U.S. News’ 50 "Best Hospitals" list in 2024-2025.
  • Named among the World’s Best Hospitals for a 6th year in a row by Newsweek, 2024.
  • Forbes’ list of “America’s Best Large Employers” for 2024  and the No. 1 healthcare employer in Florida in 2023.
  • Earned consistent Magnet Nursing Recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) since 2003. Sarasota Memorial has remained the only hospital in the region with Magnet recognition for the past 20 years.

Program Highlights:

  • Join 13 highly trained, sub-specialty and general neurology colleagues
  • Equitable call
  • Established Parkinson’s and MDA/ALS clinics
  •       Designated Comprehensive Stroke Center
  •       Separate neurology and stroke inpatient services 
  •       Outsourced Telestroke coverage for nights and weekends
  •       24/7 Interventional Radiology stroke team
  •       Dedicated IR Neuro/Stroke Suite
  •       16 bed NICU/NPCU with 24/7 coverage by ICU Intensivists, Neurology and Neurosurgeons 
  •       Excellent relationship with Neurosurgery colleagues and Hospital Administration

    Please contact Helen Convery, Provider Recruiter, for more information about this opportunity.


Benefit Highlights:

  • Competitive salary with productivity bonuses, quality metric incentives and a full array of benefits – Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability, 403B Retirement Plan, CME, PTO, and much more.
  • Relocation allowance and a commencement bonus is provided.
  • As an employee of a public, State of Florida organization, physicians are entitled to sovereign immunity.
  • Sarasota Memorial and First Physicians Group are  not-for-profit organizations. Physicians can participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program if employed by First Physicians Group.
  • No State income tax in Florida.


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