The Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children (AHFC) - formerly Florida Hospital for Children - and AdventHealth Medical Group (AHMG) - formerly Florida Hospital Medical Group - are looking for a dynamic and experienced Chief in Pediatric Cardiology to lead our growing program. The group is open to both noninvasive and interventional cardiology backgrounds. The new leader will also have experience with both inpatient and outpatient settings, including outreach strategies. The position will involve clinical responsibilities with protected administrative time.

The pediatric cardiology division is part of a full-service program including six cardiologists (with plans to continue to grow), two world class cardiothoracic surgeons, a robust intensive care group, top cardiac anesthesia and surgical results rivaling any program in the country. Our state of the art hybrid catherization laboratory see over 150 diagnostic/interventional procedures and over 125 electrophysiology procedures annually. We also performed over 200 surgeries in 2018.  There is a robust adult congenital cardiology population and we have a board certified adult congenital cardiologist in the group. The group has seven outpatient locations in six counties covering a population of 2.75 million people.

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 include:

  • Experience with inpatient and outpatient settings
  • At least 7-10 years of experience post fellowship
  • Board certification in Pediatric Cardiology through ABP
  • Prior group leadership experience is preferred

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 600+ 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 28 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 28 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.

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. 

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.