AdventHealth Medical Group Pulmonology at Apopka

Full-Time Opportunity

 Physician Assistant, PA-C or Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, APRN;

General Summary:

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

  • Performing health assessments including patient history and physical examination in the office setting – Primarily in Apopka, FL
  • Performs diagnostic procedures according to privileges and maintains log 
  • Orders, interprets and incorporates diagnostic tests, studies and lab values into the plan of care; evaluates effectiveness
  • Formulates appropriate diagnosis based on history, physical examination and clinical findings
  • Plans and provides care within the framework of policies, unit guidelines and privileges
  • Prescribes pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies according to privileges
  • Provides ongoing patient/family and staff education
  • Collaborates with all members of the healthcare team including family
  • Documents in a timely and thorough manner
  • Communicates report in an efficient and complete manner
  • Evaluate the processes and outcomes to enhance the delivery of excellent, cost-effective health care
  • Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all
  • Competitive Salary, Comprehensive Benefits, Extremely low-cost health care premiums for single or family plans
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Schedule is Monday through Friday

Education and Experience Required:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant Studies
  • Valid, clear Florida License
  • Experience with Pulmonology (highly preferred)

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida APRN or PA license
  • ANCC, AANP or NCCPA certification required
  • Current BLS and ACLS Required

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Apopka, a part of AdventHealth Orlando, formerly known as Florida Hospital Apopka is an acute-care 120 bed community hospital located in Orange County, just a short drive from Orlando, Florida.  Founded in 1975, we provide a wide array of inpatient and outpatient services, ranging from critical care to specialized emergency medicine.  We believe in a whole person philosophy of care that seeks to create a true partnership with the residents of Apopka designed to help them live a healthier, fuller life – in mind, body and spirit.

24-Hour Emergency Department, Audiology, Cardiology, Critical Care, CT, Diabetes, Diagnostic Imaging, DEXA, Endoscopy, Laboratory Services, Medical Care, MRI, Nuclear Cardiology, Outpatient Services, Pulmonary Function, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Respiratory Care and Ultrasound

Community Description

Orlando is known as the City Beautiful. There is much more than theme parks here! Our community is culturally diverse and a great place to raise a family. We have excellent public and private schools. Orlando is also the setting for several colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida.  We are home to multiple theaters, art museums, art festivals and film festivals. We are well known for our excellent restaurants. We have a vibrant sports community with national teams like the Orlando Magic Basketball and Orlando City Soccer Club. 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.