AdventHealth Orlando’s Advanced Lung Disease Institute is looking for an experienced leader to develop our subspecialty program in Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD). This would be an opportunity to build a program from the ground up.

Clinical responsibilities will include provision of care (inpatient and outpatient) for patients with Advanced Pulmonary Disease, and with specific focus on Interstitial Lung disease. The opportunity for close collaboration with the Lung Transplant, Pulmonary Hypertension and Rheumatology teams is anticipated as is the ability to train students, residents and fellows.

Leadership responsibilities would include building a multidisciplinary team for the inpatient and outpatient care of ILD patients, leading and developing the clinical quality program for ILD care; active participation in regional, national, and international ILD meetings and conferences; education of residents and staff; community outreach; and program development. The physician leader would also be involved with building a core team of employed and independent physicians working to improve the ILD services within our system of fifteen (15) Central Florida hospital locations and eventually within our statewide hospitals. Overall dedicated time to the administrative portion of this role will fall between 20-40%.

Requirements for ILD Medical Director:

  • Fellowship training in Pulmonary Medicine
  • Board certification through ABMS or AOA in Pulmonology
  • Ideal candidate would have at least five years of experience post fellowship and demonstrated experience in a leadership role in an ILD program
  • Experience in Lung Transplant, Pulmonary Hypertension or Critical Care Medicine is welcomed but not required
  • Demonstrated excellence in clinical research

The ability to build and shape a program, develop and work within a multi-disciplinary team, a competitive salary and benefits structure, the chance to maintain an academic standing through research and teaching, and living in beautiful, sunny Orlando are just some of the attractive aspects of this opportunity.

Practice Description

This opportunity with AdventHealth Medical Group 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.  AdventHealth Medical Group is a sister organization of AdventHealth Orlando which employs over 800 physicians in over 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

AdventHealth Orlando is an internationally renowned hospital that specializes in life-saving medical treatments, preventative care and pioneering research. Our healing network includes 30 hospitals and more than 100 extended service locations across the state of Florida. Everything we do is designed to fulfill our ultimate goal — to help people live a healthier, fuller life in mind, body and spirit. 

AdventHealth Orlando is our 1,364 bed tertiary facility with close to 160 ICU beds. It is at the center of nine other hospitals around the greater Orlando area, which total approximately 3,000 beds. AdventHealth operates many hospitals across nine different states; 30 of which are in Florida. Our mission has remained the same and is to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ.

Since 1908, AdventHealth Orlando has cared for the Central Florida community as well as patients from around the world. AdventHealth Orlando is an acute-care, tertiary hospital caring for approximately 300,000 patients a year. As the primary campus for more than 1,000 physicians, AdventHealth Orlando is home to nationally recognized Centers of Excellence for Cancer, Cardiology, Children, Diabetes, Neuroscience, Orthopaedics, and Abdominal and Cardiothoracic Transplant. AdventHealth Orlando continues to meet the growing needs of our community with the addition of the Ginsburg Tower, a $255 million 15-story facility that is home to the AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute and a football-field-sized emergency department that can accommodate the treatment of more patients in less time.

Location Description

The Orlando community is a very desirable area with shopping, great schools, fantastic restaurants, and many lakes give this area its prestige. Live within one hour of both the east and west coasts of Florida.

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.