Overview

Florida Hospital Graduate Medical Education in Orlando, Florida is looking for a dynamic, hardworking, and broadly-skilled Family Medicine physician with a passion for teaching. This doctor would serve as one of the key faculty members in an academic role within the Osteopathic Family Medicine Residency Program. He or she would focus on outpatient medicine while teaching our residents and medical students. The physician's duties will include rotating between their own personal clinic and precepting residents in an outpatient setting. Ideal candidate would have experience in private or academic medicine, demonstrate leadership capabilities, strong communication skills, and fit within the mission and vision of Florida Hospital. Bilingual in Spanish is preferred, but not necessary.

This well-established residency program is based at Florida Hospital East Orlando, a 293 bed facility that is part of one of the largest healthcare systems in the country. The Osteopathic Family Medicine Residency at East Orlando is among the most progressive training programs in the osteopathic profession. The foundation for our family medicine internship and residency is derived from the dedication of our faculty, continuity family medicine and pediatric clinics, didactic programs and innovative technology. We teach six new residents each academic year, along with two new residents each year in the family medicine/neuromuscular program, and two fellows in the "Plus One" NMM program. Our main medical school affiliation is with Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Board Certification in Family Medicine (AOA or ABMS) is required.

NOTE: Not a J1 or H1 Opportunity

Practice Description

The residency program is located at Florida Hospital East Orlando. Florida Hospital East Orlando is part of a network of 24 hospitals across the state of Florida. We are a non-profit, faith-based organization owned and operated by the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Florida Hospital is the largest healthcare system in the state.

Client Description

We are committed to serving the community, the sponsoring institution, the faculty, staff, resident physicians and medical students. The mission of Florida Hospital, and of the residency and fellowship programs, is "To extend the healing ministry of Christ." We do so by preparing compassionate and competent physicians who, we hope, will plan to practice in Central Florida when they complete their training. Please visit our website for more information.

Hospital Description

Florida Hospital East Orlando, a 293-bed full service community hospital became part of the Adventist Health System in 1991. We are proud to serve approximately 180,000 patients annually, which include more than 16,700 inpatients and 79,330 outpatients at Florida Hospital East Orlando. In addition, our emergency visits totaled 114,747 in 2015.

As a part of one of the fastest growing communities in Central Florida, our hospital caters to the east Orange County population. This market consists of the popular Waterford Lakes, Avalon Park, Lake Nona and University of Central Florida areas. As our community continues to broaden, so does Florida Hospital East Orlando with our recent 200,000 square foot $80 million expansion project. In addition, the new five story, inpatient tower has the future capacity for 80 beds (with 24 beds designated for ICU) in two shelled floors. It also has expanded Radiology and Cardiopulmonary departments, which include plans for a second cath lab.

Florida Hospital East Orlando is the primary campus for approximately 275 physicians who can utilize our four new inpatient surgical suites as well as our new technologically advanced 13,500 square foot Surgery Center. Our specialized services include: Cardiovascular Institute, Cancer Institute, Orthopaedic Institute, Respiratory Care, Center for Family Care, Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, Men's and Women's Health Programs, Women's Health Pavilion, Hospice Care, Seizure Monitoring, Infertility Services, Telemedicine Program, Digestive Health Services, Primary Stroke Center, Sleep Disorders Center and a state of the art Surgery Center.

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.