AdventHealth for Children is looking for a Neonatologist to be the dedicated physician at Viera Hospital in Viera, Florida. One of our partner affiliates, Viera Hospital is nearly a 100 bed hospital on the east coast of Florida, approximately 50 minutes from Orlando. Live and work near the beautiful Atlantic Ocean beaches and shores of the Banana River. Melbourne Beach, Port Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Experience are also just a short drive.

Responsibilities of the new physician will include: on call from home for deliveries and C sections after daily rounds. Daily coverage and rounding on babies in newborn nursery. Higher acuity infants are stabilized and transferred. Hospital averages approximately 600-700 births per year with an average daily census of 6-7 patients.

NO STATE INCOME TAX!! Signing bonus, relocation, and set base compensation with an incentive plan make this an appealing position for the right physician!

  • Requirements of the position:
  • Diplomate of American Board of Pediatrics.
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Neonatal – Perinatal Medicine.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills. 
  • “Team player” mentality.

Practice Description

This is an employed opportunity through AdventHealth Medical Group (AHMG). AHMG is a 900+ physician, multi-specialty organization that offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package that includes occurrence-based malpractice coverage, health insurance, relocation expenses, paid leave days, a generous 403b retirement plan, CME days and a CME allowance. This aligned model and practice management experience provides the opportunity for the physicians to focus on the clinical aspects of medicine.

Hospital Description

Located on the Banana River in Cocoa Beach, Cape Canaveral Hospital features 150 beds and 200 highly skilled physicians. We’re proud to be the highest “Patient-Recommended” and top-rated hospital in Central Florida based on publicly-reported CMS patient survey results.

Our hospital offers beautiful water views from its Mother/Baby Unit and we certified as a “Baby-Friendly™ Hospital” by the World Health Organization and UNICEF. The Women’s Diagnostic Center features state-of-the-art, personalized services including Digital Mammography, Ultrasound, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy, and MRI breast imaging and is accredited by the American College of Radiology and the US Food and Drug Administration.

Additionally, Cape Canaveral Hospital boasts a 21-bed Level II Emergency Department and an adjoining six-story Medical Plaza that includes physician’s offices, a conference center, pre-operative testing, outpatient registration for laboratory testing and same-day surgery, as well as a Health Resource Center for the community.

Community Description

Community Overview Our Viera Community - Homes | Recreation | Parks | Trails | Shopping | FL

Viera is fast growing community with A-rated schools, parks & trails, beautiful residential options and plenty of shopping and dining. Viera is located on Florida’s Space Coast with easy access to Port Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center, Brevard Zoo and nearby beaches. It has also been ranked 10th within the top 50 master planned communities within the United States, by John Burns Real Estate Consulting and Real Estate Advisors. There is a lot this community has to offer in the beautiful sunshine state!!