Travel Nursing Positions Available in the Florida Keys.
The Lower Keys Medical Center is a 167-bed health care facility that was created in 1971. This Center is located in Key West, Florida and serves the citizens of the Florida Keys living below the Seven Mile Bridge while being the sole hospital care provider of the area. The facility also includes the dePoo Building, a 49-bed psychiatric and chemical dependency unit. The Lower Keys Medical Center is accredited by the State of Florida and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. The medical staff of The Lower Keys Medical Center has 75 physicians and a nursing staff of over 200. The total staff of the facility has 500 employees; in fact, The Lower Keys Medical Center is the largest employer in the city of Key West.
The services offered at The Lower Keys Medical Center include a chemical dependency program, psychiatric in or out-patient care, diagnostic radiology and radiology oncology, nutrition services, continuing education classrooms, obstetrics and family birthing suites, pediatrics, pathology, critical care, 24-hour emergency medicine, pharmacy, respiratory services, rehabilitative therapy, a full-service clinical laboratory, out-patient and ambulatory care, ear, nose and throat surgery, gynecological surgery, opthalmologic and orthopedic surgery and general surgery.