Part-time - Physician - Post Acute Care - River Garden

Date Posted: Jul 08, 2022

Status: Part-Time

Shift Details: Days

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Job Summary

The Post-Acute position with Baptist Health is based at River Garden Hebrew Home for Aged, a five-star not-for-profit, mission-driven facility with a long history of excellence in senior care. This is an exceptional career opportunity for a qualified Geriatric, Internal Medicine, or Family Medicine physician to work with Northeast Florida’s leading skilled provider of outpatient, post-acute short-stay rehabilitation, and long-term care. River Garden’s Post-Acute model serves as a national standard with 2 part-time physicians and 2 Advanced Practice Providers onsite. The ideal candidate will have practice experience or training with Outpatient and post-acute patients.

As an Outpatient and Post-Acute physician with Baptist Health, you will have the support of the largest non-profit health system in Northeast Florida and work with the region’s largest network of primary care physicians, spanning over 50 office locations in five counties and 10 cities in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia. As a member of Baptist Health, you’ll: Share our commitment to quality patient care, maintain a voice in your practice, have the opportunity to improve your work-life balance, and receive a competitive compensation package.

What You Can Expect

• Physician-led team is supportive, team clinical environment

• Schedule: 3 days a week

• Salaried position

• Covering Baptist outpatient primary care clinic and skilled nursing facility residents and patients

• Oversight of two Advance Practice Providers

In keeping with our mission and core values, Baptist is requiring that all team members complete their COVID-19 vaccine series or obtain a medical or religious exemption by 11/15/2021 or at time of hire after this date.

Education Required

Doctorate of Medicine

Education Preferred

Doctorate of Medicine


  • Internal Medicine Experience
  • Geriatric Experience Preferred

License and Certification

  • Licensed Physician Required
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) License Required
  • Geriatric, Internal Medicine, or Family Medicine physician

    • MD or DO • Part-time

    • Board Eligible or Certified

    • Active /unrestricted medical license

    • Able to work with physician extenders


Baptist Primary Care
various locations
Jacksonville, FL,

Location Overview

Baptist Primary Care

Baptist Health has the largest network of primary care providers in the Jacksonville area, with 45 offices throughout Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia. The network has more than 130 physicians, including family physicians, pediatricians & internists. Baptist is repeatedly chosen as the area’s most preferred health care provider and has been chosen as one of the Best Places to Work in U.S. Healthcare by Modern Healthcare.

“River Garden is nationally recognized for setting standards of excellence in senior care for over 76 years. River Garden Senior Services provides a wide range of quality, cost-effective elder care services in residential, outpatient, and community-based settings. River Garden has created a comfortable, caring, and dignified home for the frail elderly serving both rich and poor with excellence. River Garden serves people of all faiths, while maintaining an environment supportive of Jewish identity and informed by Jewish values. River Garden acts as a valuable educational resource in elder care for the entire community.”

There’s a Place for You Here – about Jacksonville

Jacksonville holds something spectacular for every interest – whether you prefer to indulge in the arts, energize your inner Anthony Bourdain by exploring different cuisines, seek the excitement of attending a professional sporting event, or just place your toes in the sand and let the Atlantic sunrise start your morning…Jacksonville is home for you! There are multitudes of suburban, urban, or beachfront living that will fit any budget or lifestyle. You’ll have immediate access to an international airport and a quick drive finds you right in the middle of the most magical place in the world of theme parks. Jacksonville is a community that offers a wide variety of stellar public and private school districts and the safety of our “Big Small Town”. 

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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.