Hospitalist Physician - Baptist Medical Center Clay

Date Posted: Apr 25, 2023

Status: Full-Time

Shift Details: Days

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Job Summary

Northeast Florida's most preferred health system - located in one of the nation's most sought-after destinations - is seeks a Hospitalist to join our top-ranked and rapidly-growing inpatient team at Baptist Medical Center - Clay in beautiful Fleming Island, Florida.

The Strength of Our System
As a Hospitalist with Baptist Health, you will be an integral part of the largest health system in Northeast Florida featuring nationally-ranked facilities and the region's most advanced clinically-integrated physician network.  With a robust spectrum of distinguished sub-specialty care, state-of-the-art facilities, and Northeast Florida's most comprehensive primary care network, physicians enjoy the opportunity to focus on the provision of quality patient care while being supported by sound infrastructure and a mission-driven culture. You will be part of the strength of our system. 

What You Can Expect From Us

  • $260K+ (more with experience)
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Sign On Bonus
  • Relocation Assistance Available
  • We proud to have Physician-led environment.
  • State-of-the-art hospital facilities.
  • Connection with extensive specialist support.
  • Comprehensive and clinically-integrated primary care and specialty physician network.
  • Well-established team focused on quality with strong infrastructure for physician support.
  • 7 on/7 off schedule
  • Florida lifestyle
  • Exceptional quality of life.

About Baptist Medical Center Clay

  • This facility is located on 32 acres at U.S. 17 and Village Square Parkway on Fleming Island. The facility opened in May 2013 to bring the high-quality care of Wolfson Children’s Hospital and Baptist Health to residents of Clay County.
  • The Baptist/Wolfson Children’s Emergency Center, which is open 24 hours a day, has 16 treatment rooms, a separate waiting room for children, child-specific medical equipment and imaging capabilities, a LifeFlight helipad and an on-site ambulance.
  • Pediatric emergency medicine physicians affiliated with Wolfson Children’s Hospital are also available during peak hours daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • The campus’s three-story Medical Office Building also houses the Wolfson Children’s Specialty Center on the first floor.
  • The Medical Office Building has primary care and specialist physicians’ offices that are open throughout the year, providing Clay County families with a “one-stop” destination for a wide array of care.
  • Baptist Medical Center Clay is located in one of the nation's most desirable destinations.

Education Required

Doctorate of Medicine

Education Preferred

Doctorate of Medicine


  • 1 year of Internal Medicine Experience Preferred
  • Graduating Residents will be considered.

License and Certification

  • DEA Controlled Substances Registration Required
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Preferred
  • Licensed Physician Required
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) License Required


Baptist Clay
1771 Baptist Clay Drive
Fleming Island, FL, 32003

Location Overview

World Famous Quality of Life

  • Northeast Florida is alive with miles of beaches and waterways, professional sports teams, a strong economy, championship golf courses, exceptionally diverse cultural and recreational opportunities, and abundant natural resources.
  • The area serves as home to some of the best cost of living and quality of life experiences that the Sunshine State has to offer.
  • Immediately within reach are world-famous destinations, attractions, theme parks, entertainment, and recreation for families of all ages.
  • Recently ranked by Forbes Magazine as the second most desirable city for relocation in the United States, Jacksonville is a modern and vibrant destination surrounded by the very best that Florida has to offer.
  • Equal parts relaxation and adventure, the region was recently chosen as one of Expedia's "Top 20 Supercool U.S. Cities"
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About Baptist Health

Chosen as the area’s “Most Preferred” healthcare provider every year since 1990 according to the annual National Research Corporation study of Jacksonville area residents, Baptist Health ranks highest in the categories of Best Doctors, Best Nurses, Best Quality and Best Reputation.

Most Comprehensive

Our comprehensive care includes 6 award winning hospitals and more than 60 primary care and specialty physician offices, as well as home health care, rehabilitation services, behavioral health, Spiritual Care, occupational health and urgent care.

Technologically Advanced

Baptist Health is nationally recognized for the use of clinical information technology to improve quality, safety and timeliness of patient care. All 6 hospitals are fully digital and our entire system is on the leading edge of creating a private integrated health information network allowing for coordination of care across the entire continuum.