Complex Care Pediatrician - Orlando, Florida - AdventHealth at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/6/2022


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    Orlando, FL
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Job Description

Complex Care Pediatrician - Orlando, Florida - AdventHealth


AdventHealth for Children has an immediate opening for a Complex Care Pediatrician in our Adler Family Coordinated Care for Kids (CCK) program. The Complex Care Pediatrician will provide primary care for children with medical complexities (CMC) in our Complex Care Clinic, an outpatient, Patient Centered Medical Home.

The CCK Complex Care Clinic was established in 2013 and currently has over 450 active patients enrolled in the program. The Complex Care Pediatrician will also partner and co-manage patients enrolled in our Pediatric Palliative Care program for children with potentially life-limiting illnesses.

The Complex Care Pediatrician also cares for patients in a consultative model of co-management with inpatient physicians while patients are admitted at AdventHealth for Children and works closely with pediatric specialists and community-based primary care providers to treat patients enrolled in our many diagnosis-specific multi-disciplinary clinics. This comprehensive model of care is designed to provide interdisciplinary, team-based care for children with medical complexities (CMC), technology-dependencies, and chronic and complex conditions.

Our Patient Centered Medical Home model emphasizes patient/parent-provider partnerships, shared-decision making, and goal-directed care to ensure children with special health care needs receive the best possible care, tailored to their unique needs.

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Board eligible/board certified in General Pediatrics is required
  • Preference will be given to candidates with experience and/or training in the care of CMC or experience in intensive care and/or pulmonology.
  • Active FL medical license (or ability to secure active, unrestricted licensure)

Practice Description

This opportunity 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 part of AdventHealth Medical Group (AHMG). (website) AHMG is a sister organization of AdventHealth which employs 700+ 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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