Pediatric & Adult Congenital Cardiologist, AdventHealth for Children at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/30/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    11/30/2020
  • Job ID:
    JID_2663885_11718
  • Job Family
    Physician Services

Job Description



Pediatric & Adult Congenital Cardiologist, AdventHealth for Children

Pediatric & Adult Congenital Cardiologist, AdventHealth for Children

Leadership/Program Development - Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Orlando, Florida

The Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children (AHFC) and AdventHealth Medical Group is looking for a dynamic and team-oriented Adult Congenital Cardiologist to lead and develop our Adult Congenital Cardiology Program.  The position will also include minimal involvement of general/pediatric cardiology until the ACHD program is fully established.

The applicant should have expertise in the management of adult congenital heart disease with prominent clinical, teaching, program development and research skills.  Excellent skills in leadership, collaboration and clinical management of ACHD patients is a must.  The ACHD team will include a registered nurse, advanced practice provider (APRN/PA), and a MA.  The position also involves collaboration between pediatric cardiology teams, neonatal ICU, pediatric ICU, and inpatient cardiology.

The ideal candidate would have a comfort level with participating in our outreach clinics and be willing to perform both inpatient and outpatient Adult Congenital Cardiology with limited pediatric cardiology responsibilities. 

Working with an expanding and committed children's hospital, a very high volume adult cardiology service/cardiovascular institute, a strong employed physician multi-specialty group, a family-centered practice atmosphere, and a competitive benefits / compensation package are just a few of the many reasons why this is an excellent career opportunity to consider.

Requirements include: 

  • Fellowship Trained and Board certification (or eligibility) through American Board of Pediatrics for Pediatric Cardiology
  • Fellowship Trained and Board certification (or eligibility) through ABIM for Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • ACHD Program Development
  • Inpatient (consult) coverage at our main AdventHealth location
  • Outpatient outreach clinics
  • Strong communication skills
  • “Team player” mentality


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 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.



Practice Setting

AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute:

The AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute, an established leader in the fight against cardiovascular disease since 1967, addresses every facet of heart care. Through our centers of excellence in heart valve surgery, arrhythmia and ablation, lead extraction and vascular surgery, we provide cutting-edge cardiovascular and thoracic services.

Serving more than 72,000 patients each year, including approximately 4,650 who undergo heart surgery, our cardiac care centers are supported by a team of more than 1,000 specially trained nurses and technicians. We’re home to more than 125 board-certified cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons who offer superior outcomes to our patients. Our specialists work together to deliver truly comprehensive heart care — from prevention and heart disease diagnosis to the latest advancements in open-heart surgery and transplantation.

The AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) is one of the busiest centers of its kind in the nation. We are a leading provider of cardiovascular and thoracic services among Medicare patients with national rankings that include: #1 in Cardiology volume, #1 in Vascular Surgery volume, #5 in Thoracic Surgery volume and #8 in Open Heart Surgery volume. The AdventHealth CVI is centered in a tertiary facility known as AdventHealth Orlando with a newly opened Ginsburg Tower. This 15-story sanctuary of healing offers patients a full range of comprehensive heart and vascular care, including 12 hybrid operating rooms housing electrophysiology, vascular and invasive cardiology. 

AdventHealth Orlando, is recognized as the #1 Hospital in the state of Florida and as one of Orlando’s high-performing hospitals for Cardiology & Heart Surgery by US News and World Report.  See our website for cardiac treatments and services offered at AdventHealth Orlando. 



Hospital Description

AdventHealth Orlando Overview

AdventHealth Orlando is our 1,364-bed tertiary facility with close to 160 ICU beds. It is at the center of eight other hospitals around the greater Orlando area, which total approximately 3,000 beds. AdventHealth operates many hospitals across 9 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 is a member of AdventHealth (formerly Adventist Health System). It serves as a community hospital for Greater Orlando and as a major tertiary referral hospital for Central Florida and much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth operates 47 hospitals in nine states, making it one of the largest faith-based health care systems in the country.

AdventHealth for Children Overview

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 15,000 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, 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.  



Location Description

AdventHealth Orlando and AdventHealth for Children are conveniently close to many gorgeous homes, downtown urban living, shopping and great schools. As the most visited American city in 2014, Orlando has world-class attractions including Universal Studios, Walt Disney World and numerous beaches. Orlando is home to major league soccer (Orlando City Lions), NBA basketball (Orlando Magic) as well as University of Central Florida sports. The city also has many public and private universities and colleges. The newly built Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts hosts variety of musical and theatrical performances throughout the year. 

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

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