Lakeland Regional Health (LRH) is a 849 bed tertiary care facility located in Lakeland, Florida. Its Emergency Department currently has an annual census of 220,000. The department has a fully staffed and dedicated Adult, Pediatric and Fast Track Emergency Department (ED). A new Women and Children tower with a brand new Pediatric Emergency Department is scheduled to open Spring 2018. LRH ED is a certified Level II Trauma Center, Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. The Department is staffed with 55 Board Certified Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Providers.
Lakeland is located in west central Florida between Orlando and Tampa near Walt Disney World. The metro Lakeland area has a population of approximately 600,000 and is a short drive from beaches on two coasts.
Our department offers the opportunity for a new Physician Assistant graduate to obtain Emergency Department experience at the busiest single site Emergency Department in the United States. EM Fellows will learn how to rapidly evaluate emergency and non-emergent patients. The academic program is a comprehensive 12 month clinical and didactic curriculum including:
The program will run from October 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018. We expect to interview appropriate candidates in the winter of 2017 with final selection of candidates in the spring of 2017. PAs accepted to the program will have a competitive financial and benefit package. Interested applicants should send a cover letter explaining your interest in the program, a CV and contact information for two references by January 15, 2017 to:
Todd S. Haber, MD
EmCare Emergency Medicine Fellowship
1324 Lakeland Hills Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33805
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