Institution: Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children
City, State: Orlando, Florida
Position: PEM Physician
Contact: Jason Junker, Director of Physician Recruitment, Florida Hospital Orlando
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A fantastic opportunity for a BE/BC Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician!
Florida Emergency Physicians (FEP) is searching for a Peds EM Fellowship or EM/Peds EM Fellowship-trained physician to work within our brand new Children's Emergency Medical Department. The Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children Emergency Room with high-acuity patients is a brand new, 16 bed unit with state-of-the-art equipment, lighting and interactive Phillips technology with another 8 beds for holding. You would have the benefit of helping to develop a program with the support of our Children's Hospital physicians covering over 30 subspecialties. Florida Hospital for Children announced a partnership with Walt Disney World in 2007 and has recently completed a renovation and expansion to bring the hospital to approximately 200 beds.
Florida Hospital Orlando has opened a new adult ED with over 70 beds just adjacent to the new Peds ED. FEP and Florida Hospital are also proud to announce our Emergency Medicine Residency Program which began in July 2008. There is the chance for the Peds EM physician to work with our academic affiliation with the new University of Central Florida College of Medicine (first classes started in 2009). FEP is also open to the idea of any potential clinical research interest and supportive of an interest in publishing as well.
Florida Hospital for Children currently has over 100 pediatric subspecialists across 30 specialties. We invite you to be part of this great team and help to build and develop a special program.
FEP is celebrating its 40th anniversary as a stable organization serving Florida Hospital in the largest Emergency Department system in the country. A competitive and revised financial package is also available as part of this opportunity!
When Florida Hospital first opened its doors in 1908, it offered one of the most comprehensive children's health programs in Central Florida at that time. Today, we continue this legacy of pediatric excellence through Florida Hospital for Children. Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children works in partnership with Central Florida families and provides care for nearly one out of every two children in Orlando's Tri-County area. We offer the most advanced pediatric care available in a warm, nurturing, Disney(r)-themed environment, designed just for kids, to help ease the stress and anxiety associated with a hospital stay. This unique combination of resources allows delivery of a complete range of dedicated and specialized pediatric health services while benefiting from the expertise of the hospital's specialized departments and physicians. As members of the Florida Hospital for Children team, pediatric sub-specialists care specifically for the special medical and surgical needs of children. The physicians offer personalized care in private office settings throughout the Central Florida area. Our physicians have extensive training and experience in 30 different pediatric sub-specialties, and work closely with area pediatricians and each other to facilitate the referral of your child to the specialist who will meet their specific needs. Backed by world renowned expertise, Florida Hospital for Children offers a comprehensive pediatric program including full-service pediatrics, emergency care, advanced surgery, oncology, neurosurgery, cardiology, transplant services, and an innovative health and obesity platform.
Florida Hospital for Children is the only Central Florida provider for the following:
*Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Services & Specialized Unit
*Pediatric Kidney Transplant Services
*Pediatric Gamma Knife Services
*Pediatric Trilogy Radiation Services
*Level III Pediatric Epilepsy Program
The Pediatric Emergency Room at Florida Hospital Orlando is located within minutes of beautiful downtown Orlando. Very convenient to many gorgeous homes, downtown urban living, shopping and great schools. A short drive to many of the area attractions including Universal Studios, Walt Disney World and area beaches.
Greater Orlando is a hub for higher education and is home to numerous colleges and universities including University of Central Florida (UCF), Rollins College, Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences and the new medical school affiliated with UCF.
Greater Orlando is home to several renowned theme parks including Walt Disney World resort, Universal Studios Florida and Sea World. Just a day trip away you can visit the Kennedy Space Center and Busch Gardens.
Because of Orlando's unique position directly in the center of Florida, both the east (Cocoa, New Smyrna, Daytona) and west coasts (Clearwater, St. Petersburg) are one-hour trips and glorious weekend adventures. The weather here is sunny virtually all-year-round and great for golfing! Greater Orlando is home to more than 125 public and private golf courses, most of which are open 365 days a year.
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