AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction.  AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares.

AdventHealth Medical Group Internal Medicine at Winter Haven

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, (FNP) or Physician Assistant, PA-C

Full Time Outpatient Position

General Summary:

The APRN or PA-C, under the supervision of the Physician(s), who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

  • Performs physical examinations of patients, assessment and treatment of injuries or illnesses for pediatric through geriatric patients, including women’s health
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc.
  • Independent and collaborative medical management of acute and chronic conditions
  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed
  • Collaborates with physician and staff, to provide consistent care to patients
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, patients, and the public.
  • Must demonstrate excellence in patient focused medical care & delivery of care
  • Strong medical decision-making skills
  • Ability to perform procedures such as joint injections and suture removal

Schedule Details:

  • All outpatient, not hospital commitment
  • Schedule is Monday – Friday from 8 AM – 5 PM
  • No hospital call, after-hours phone service only

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Flexible, adaptable to change
  • Willingness to learn

Required Education and Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Nursing (FNP) or Physician Assistant studies
  • 1-2 years of experience in Family Medicine/Internal Medicine treating patients of all ages and a variety of acute & chronic conditions

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C license
  • ANCC, AANP or NCCPA (or equivalent) certification
  • Current BLS required; ACLS preferred

Hospital Description

The Central Florida Division of AdventHealth includes the ten campuses in the Central Florida area including the following counties: Orange, Osceola, Polk and Seminole counties. These facilities include:

  • AdventHealth Altamonte Springs
  • AdventHealth Apopka
  • AdventHealth Celebration
  • AdventHealth East Orlando
  • AdventHealth for Children
  • AdventHealth Heart of Florida
  • AdventHealth Kissimmee
  • AdventHealth Lake Wales
  • AdventHealth Orlando
  • AdventHealth Winter Park

Community Description

Polk County is geographically located in the center of Florida and the east side of the county is home to Winter Haven's famed Chain of Lakes, encompasses the heart of Florida's citrus industry, and is just a short drive from Walt Disney World Resort. Comprised of small cities with nostalgic downtown promenades, these communities are booming thanks to affordable home prices and convenience to commuter routes such as US-27 and I-4. Destination cities in Polk County include Davenport, Lake Wales, Winter Haven and Lakeland.

Polk County offers family-friendly attractions such as Legoland, Bok Tower Gardens, Safari Wilderness Ranch, City, County and State parks. We offer year-round pleasant weather for outdoor fun and are only an hour away from some of the most scenic beaches in the Southeast.