AdventHealth is continuing to grow its comprehensive and successful 24/7 ICU model and are seeking a dynamic critical care fellowship trained physician to be part of our expanding team. We have an amazing leadership opportunity at one of our established and growing campuses, AdventHealth Heart of Florida.  This is an ideal position for someone looking to lead and continue to develop a program within a thriving hospital system.  Will be responsible for establishing protocols in line with evidence-based medicine, standardized care models, staffing, scheduling, education/training will full clinical responsibilities in the unit.  AH Heart of Florida is well known to the community, with an established reputation while continuing to enhance and expand its medical and surgical services.  It is also an area that has been recognized as one the fastest growing counties in the state of Florida.

This employment opportunity is for critical care fellowship trained physicians with an interest in a hospital only setting covering Medical ICU and Surgical ICU. Ideal candidates will have at least two years’ experience in Critical Care Medicine.  14 shifts per month will provide full time benefits. In addition to the 14 shifts per month, approximately 8 hours a month would be required to complete the administrative responsibilities of the position which includes additional compensation.  Set schedule/shifts, competitive salary/benefits and a collegial cross-coverage team are just some of the attractive aspects of this opportunity.

Note: Physicians must be board certified in the subspecialty of Critical Care Medicine. Group is open to Anesthesiology, Pulmonology, Emergency Medicine or Internal Medicine.

Practice Description

This is an employment opportunity through AdventHealth Medical Group, a 800+ physician, multi-specialty organization. AHMG is a sister organization of AdventHealth and is under our parent company, Adventist Health System. This model offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package that includes occurrence-based malpractice coverage, health insurance for the physician and his/her family, relocation expenses, a generous 403b retirement plan, 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

Continuous growth has been a recurrent theme in AdventHealth Heart of Florida.  AdventHealth Heart of Florida is a 193-bed acute care facility offering a full spectrum of medical services supporting over 200 physicians representing various medical specialties. 

Community Description

AdventHealth Heart of Florida and AdventHealth Lake Wales are located in Polk County.  Polk County is one of the fastest growing counties in Florida. Polk County is located in the center of Florida, and the east side of the county is home to Winter Haven's Chain of Lakes.  Our communities are very family oriented and will enable you to enhance your quality of life by offering many activities to take part in, as well as a friendly and safe environment to raise children.  It is a place where urban lifestyle, a short drive from Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Studios, other family-friendly attractions, historical sites and beaches are within reasonable driving distance.

Polk County offers year-round pleasant weather providing the perfect atmosphere for outdoor activities such as farmer’s markets, festivals, gardening, watersports, camping, golfing, tennis and running.

There are seventeen cities in Polk County offering numerous choices in public education.  In addition to traditional public school curriculums, there are 31 Charter Schools, 18 Choice or Magnet Schools and five Schools of the Arts. There are 66 top private schools in Polk County.