Medical Director, Pediatric Critical Care AdventHealth for Children - Orlando, Florida
The Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children is looking for an experienced Pediatric Intensivist to help lead our critical care program in Orlando. This physician will lead the pediatric intensive care division at AdventHealth for Children.
Responsibilities of the new physician will include clinical time and leadership responsibilities in our 22 bed PICU, along with approximately 80% of clinical time with built in administrative time depending on physician’s level of interest. The new medical director would also oversee our transport program for AdventHealth for Children. We also have a pediatric residency program (launched in 2013) with six residents per year and clinical research opportunities.
Our 10 bed pediatric CICU maintains its own leadership structure along with cross coverage between our PICU and CICU teams. We participate in the VPS national database along w/ the Society for Pediatric Sedation. We have also received multiple awards through the Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS).
Working with an expanding and committed children's hospital, a strong employed physician multispecialty group, a family-centered practice atmosphere, and a competitive benefits / compensation package are just a few of the many reasons why this is an excellent career opportunity to consider.
Requirements of the position:
At least five years post fellowship experience
Preferred experience leading a Peds Critical Care group
Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Critical Care
Strong leadership and communication skills
“Team player” mentality
Practice Description This is an employment opportunity that includes the benefits of call coverage and competitive compensation. Other benefits include occurrence-based malpractice coverage, paid leave days, CME days and allowance, 403b retirement plan, health insurance for physician and family, and relocation allowance. This practice is a part of AdventHealth Medical Group (AHMG). AHMG is a sister organization of AdventHealth which employs 700+ physicians in 60+ specialties. This aligned model and practice management experience provides the opportunity for the physicians to focus on the clinical aspects of medicine.
Hospital Description Our Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children is a full service, tertiary children’s hospital with over 200 dedicated pediatric beds, more than 30 peds ICU beds with a dedicated peds CICU, a 102 bed NICU, 17 bed pediatric emergency department and statewide pediatric network and transport system. We started our comprehensive pediatric open heart program in 2012 and have a strong track record of positive outcomes. We also have several key destination programs including our level IV Epilepsy program, the region’s only BMT and solid organ transplants including kidney and liver, and we increased Orlando area NICU beds to 150 total in 2017. Our unparalleled network consists of 30 hospitals across the state with one children’s hospital at the center totals over 15,000 births and several extremely successful pediatric subspecialty programs including outreach clinics. These 30 hospitals refer patients for tertiary and quaternary services to our main location near downtown Orlando. Our newest program has brought pediatric liver transplant services to Central Florida. In 2019, AdventHealth for Children is recognized by US News and World Report as the best Children’s Hospital for newborn care in Florida. We are also recognized by The Leapfrog Group as a top Children’s Hospital for quality and safety, and we are a magnet designated hospital for nursing care.
Location Description AdventHealth for Children is conveniently close to many gorgeous homes, downtown urban living, shopping and great schools. As the most visited American city in 2014, Orlando has world-class attractions including Universal Studios, Walt Disney World and numerous beaches. Orlando is home to major league soccer (Orlando City Lions), NBA basketball (Orlando Magic) as well as University of Central Florida sports. The city also has many public and private universities and colleges. The newly built Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts hosts variety of musical and theatrical performances throughout the year.
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