UF Health Jacksonville is a 695 bed academic medical center located in Jacksonville, Florida. It is part of the UF Health system and functions as the Jacksonville campus for the University of Florida's Health Science Center. The campus is home to North Florida's only Level I Trauma Center, a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and the Florida Poison Information Center. We also offer a Certified Stroke Program and are home to the UF Proton Beam facility. The hospital has been recognized as a Magnet Hospital and has received the Sterling Award from the Governor of Florida. Our ambulatory care clinics are designated as NCQA patient-centered medical homes with active pharmacist participation. The hospital and ambulatory clinics are fully computerized with an electronic health record (Epic), automated dispensing cabinets, smart pumps, and barcode medication administration. We have more than 100 ICU beds with interdisciplinary practices in medical, surgical, trauma, cardiovascular, cardiothoracic, neurosurgical, neonatal and pediatric intensive care.
Our PGY-2 emergency medicine program provides the resident with core learning experiences in our ED focused on resuscitation/trauma, critical care, pediatric emergency medicine, community hospital emergency medicine, intermediate care, and toxicology. The resident also gains experience in inpatient critical care in either our medical, neuroscience, or surgery/trauma ICUs. In addition, they have electives in order to tailor the program to their interests. The resident can also participate in a Teaching Certificate Program (optional), help precept APPE students, participate on committees, and is required to complete a research project.
Successful completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency
About UF Health Jacksonville
UF Health Jacksonville is the region’s premier academic health center, a leader in the education of health professionals, a hub for clinical research and a unique provider of high-quality patient care. With more than 5,000 faculty and staff, the academic health center in Jacksonville is the largest UF campus outside of Gainesville. At 37 clinical sites throughout Northeast Florida, UF physicians tally more than 600,000 outpatient visits and more than 34,000 inpatient admissions annually.
The mission of the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville and UF Health Jacksonville is to heal, to comfort, to educate and to discover. We dedicate our work to improving the lives of those we touch through quality health care, medical education, innovation and research.
Our vision is to be Jacksonville's most valued community asset, eliminating health care needs as a concern of the population. We will achieve this vision by:
Delivering patient-centered care that exceeds expectations of patients and families
Providing unrivaled medical education and research
Developing partnerships that join our work to the well-being of the community
In striv...ing to fulfill our mission, we will be guided by the enduring values of:
Excellence in each and every customer experience
Respect for the critical nature of our work
Compassion for humanity and one another
Stewardship of the trust and privilege to serve