Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiology, AdventHealth for Children, Orlando, Florida at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/3/2022


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Job Description

Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiology, AdventHealth for Children, Orlando, Florida


AdventHealth Medical Group and AdventHealth for Children are seeking a dynamic, fellowship-trained pediatric advanced heart failure transplant cardiologist to join our multi-disciplinary pediatric and adult congenital cardiology team.   The cardiologist would work in an exciting and thriving program with the full AdventHealth healthcare system support (50 hospitals in nine states including 30 in Florida). The physician would have the benefit of cross coverage for advanced heart failure call and work with a comprehensive team including surgeons, cardiologists, coordinators, dieticians, pharmacists, therapists and social workers. This program will also offer a vibrant and growing Mechanical Circulatory Support Device program as well and a fully developed ECMO program.   Our goal will be to eventually establish a successful pediatric heart transplant program in the foreseeable future.  We do have an active pediatric Liver and Kidney transplant program.  The congenital heart surgical team is led out by Brian Kogon, MD and Farshad Anvari, MD.  They perform over 250 heart surgeries annually. AdventHealth has a hospital-based organ procurement organization which is a top performing OPO in the United States.    

AdventHealth for Children is located just outside downtown Orlando close to the charming Winter Park community. 

Requirements of the position include: 

  • Fellowship training in Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant
  • BE/BC is required in Pediatric Cardiology with BE/BC in Advanced Heart Failure
  • Interest in inpatient and outpatient

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 800+ 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 30 hospitals across the state with one children’s hospital at the center totals over 23,000 births and several extremely successful pediatric subspecialty programs including outreach clinics.  These 30 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. In 2019, 2020 and 2021, AdventHealth for Children is recognized by US News and World Report as the best Children’s Hospital for newborn care in Florida.  We are also recognized by The Leapfrog Group as a top Children’s Hospital for quality and safety, and we are a magnet designated hospital for nursing care. 

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.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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