Lee Health System
Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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30+ days ago


Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida - Lee Health is seeking a Pediatric Psychiatrist!

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 a 16 bed PICU and a 70 bed NICU with 24-hour in-house Neonatology coverage. 

Lee Health system is a non-profit organization comprised of more than 16,000 employees, 4,500 volunteers, and more than 1,100 employed primary care and specialty providers with over 100 practice locations throughout Southwest Florida.  The organization has 4 acute care hospitals and 2 specialty hospitals that together house over 1,800 hospital beds.

Position Information:

Lee Physician Group (LPG) – Pediatric Behavioral Health is seeking a full time BC/BE Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our dynamic multidisciplinary team. Candidates for this position must have completed an Adolescent and Child Psychiatry Fellowship. This practice is comprised of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, licensed clinical social workers (LCSW), mental health workers (LMHC), social workers (BSW), neurologists, developmental pediatricians, and several other critical support staff.  Practice based experience in working with developmental medicine is a plus. The main practice location is across the street from Golisano Children’s Hospital in Fort Myers, Florida. This position has a light 1:4 call schedule.

Benefit Highlights:

-       Offers a competitive compensation package with salary and bonus opportunities

-       Generous paid time off

-       Sign on bonus & relocation package

-       Malpractice through sovereign immunity

-       403(b) retirement plan with match

-       Short term/long term disability

This is ExceptionalLee!


Golisano Children’s Hospital has been named Top Children’s Hospital by The Leapfrog Group four times.  Golisano is home to Southwest Florida’s only state-designated Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Center and is a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.  Golisano is recognized as an Asthma Friendly Hospital by the Florida Asthma Coalition. Golisano Children’s Hospital is now the second hospital in the United States and the first in Florida to receive the designation of being a Certified Autism Center. Golisano Children’s Hospital is now the second hospital in the United States and the first in Florida to receive the designation of being a Certified Autism Center.


Lee Memorial Hospital, HealthPark Medical Center and Gulf Coast Medical Center earned recognition as a 2022-2023 Best Regional Hospital in Florida by U.S. News & World Report, in addition to being rated as High Performing. Cape Coral Hospital was also awarded a High Performing rating.

All Lee Health adult acute care hospitals have been named among “America’s Best Hospitals™” for 2022, a distinction that places them in the top two and five percent of hospitals nationwide, according to Healthgrades.

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) announced that Lee Health has earned 2021 CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition as a certified level 8.

Leapfrog Group released its Spring 2022 Hospital Safety Grades and awarded HealthPark Medical Center with an “A” grade for the sixth straight reporting period, and advanced Gulf Coast Medical Center to an “A” from the last reporting period.


Fort Myers:

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 all of your travel needs.  Those in this area are also able to enjoy the Key West Express which allows for a 3-hour boat ride down to Key West!  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 physicianrecruitment@leehealth.org.

Job ID: 73493357

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