Overview

Florida Hospital Medical Group is looking for a dynamic and energetic invasive or noninvasive cardiologist to join our team in the Florida Heart Group practice (website).  This is part of our continued growth strategy into the West Orange markets of Orlando.  Responsibilities will include hospital call coverage at Florida Hospital Apopka (will be newly built hospital location in late 2017 with 120 beds) and also at Florida Hospital Winter Garden.  In addition, the new physician will help grow the practice site at Florida Hospital Apopka, with a full range of office-based cardiology services.  Practice call will be 1:3. Florida Hospital Apopka will also have two new dedicated cath labs with state-of-the-art equipment.

This position is linked with our Florida Hospital Cardiovascular Institute (FHCVI).  The Cardiovascular Institute 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 FHCVI is centered in a tertiary facility known as Florida Hospital Orlando with our 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.  

Requirements for the position:  Board Certification in Internal Medicine with subspecialty board certification in Cardiovascular Disease.  3-5 years practice building experience is preferred. 

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 Florida Hospital Medical Group (FHMG). (website) FHMG is a sister organization of Florida Hospital which employs close to 500 physicians in 56 specialties. This aligned model and practice management experience provides the opportunity for the physicians to focus on the clinical aspects of medicine.

Hospital Description

The West Orange Division of Florida Hospital includes the newly opened Florida Hospital Winter Garden, and Florida Hospital Apopka.  Florida Hospital Apopka's new facility is scheduled to open in late 2017.  Florida Hospital Winter Garden is a state-of-the-art emergency facility featuring board-certified physicians trained in the care of both adults and children. The 97,415-square-foot, three-story facility opened in February 2016 across from Winter Garden Village at Fowler Groves. It is Florida Hospital’s ninth campus in Central Florida.

Florida Hospital Winter Garden

Florida Hospital Apopka

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 more than 25 colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida (with 36,775 full time undergrads and 4,760 full time grad students, including those in the UCF Medical School). We are home to multiple theaters, art museums, art festivals and film festivals. We are well known for our excellent restaurants and culinary institute. 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 south east.