AdventHealth for Children and AdventHealth Medical Group are looking for a dynamic Pediatric Neuro Oncologist to join our team of pediatric cancer specialists based at The Walt Disney Pavilion in Orlando, Florida. The ideal candidate would have clinical experience post pediatric neuro oncology fellowship and be interested in an active clinical opportunity. The Program Leader would help to lead the dedicated outpatient neuro oncology practice, protocols, research, and marketing and work with our devoted team of oncologists, pediatric neurosurgeons and radiation oncologists. The new physician would also share in the inpatient service rotation with our pediatric hematology oncology team. We also have over 200 families in our Neurofibromatosis multi-disciplinary program that is currently housed in the pediatric oncology program. Our hospital is part of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) and actively participates in over 40 open COG clinical trials.
Working with an expanding children’s hospital, an established and successful pediatric hematology /oncology group with a strong referral base, a dedicated inpatient unit, 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.
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 600+ 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.
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 27 hospitals across the state with one children’s hospital at the center totals over 20,000 births and several extremely successful pediatric subspecialty programs including outreach clinics. These 27 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.
AdventHealth for Children is 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.
Requirements of the position: Fellowship training in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology along with formal fellowship in Pediatric Neuro Oncology.
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About AdventHealth for Children
The word "Advent" stays true to our Adventist heritage and signals the arrival of something of great significance. Our new name is intended to herald the dawn of a whole-person health care philosophy that encompasses body, mind and spirit. When consumers see the name "AdventHealth," we want them to understand: "this is a place for wellness for all stages of life and health." It's a name that reflects our deeply rooted mission and bold vision.
Established in 1973, AdventHealth (formerly Adventist Health System) includes nearly 50 hospitals and more than 80,000 team members in almost a dozen states. Our system also includes numerous urgent care centers, physician practices and extensive outpatient services. encompassing 8,300 licensed beds, 70,000 employees, 8,500 physicians and 4.5+ million patients served annually.
In Florida, AdventHealth (formerly Florida Hospital) is a not-for-profit organization that has served Central Florida communities since 1908 with a Mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, and a Vision to be a global pacesetter delivering preeminent faith-based health care. It is the oldest and largest health care system in Central Flor...ida.
AdventHealth has over 3,000 licensed beds on nine campuses in the greater Orlando area. With more than 21,000 staff members, AdventHealth cares for more than 130,000 inpatients, 615,000 outpatients and over 609,000 ER patients each year.
AdventHealth is a leader in technology, procedures and patient care treating more heart, neurology, gynecology and vascular surgery patients than any other nationally recognized hospital. Ranked the #1 hospital in Orlando by U.S. News & World Report, our proudest achievements are made possible by our caregivers. It's this higher level of care that has not only ranked us number one in the state; AdventHealth is also recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's Best Hospitals in nine specialties.