Medical Geneticist, AdventHealth for Children, Orlando, Florida
We are looking for a highly motivated and energetic medical geneticist to join
our team at AdventHealth Medical Genetics & Genomics clinic-Orlando.
Successful candidate would join our two other physicians and genetic
counselors and continue to grow our program working within our
multidisciplinary teams of experienced clinicians in (pediatric and adult)
cardiology, gastroenterology, general pediatrics, hematology/oncology, MFM,
neurology and transplantation surgery. We aspire to provide comprehensive
state of the art genetic and genomic services to all patients within the
AdventHealth system (locally, regionally and nationally).
The new physician would have the ability to work in both an outpatient and
inpatient setting along with fulfilling personal research and teaching
interests. Requirements include board eligibility or board certification in
Clinical Genetics through the American Board of Medical Genetics & Genomics.
Our physicians are working directly with our state-of-the-art neonatology and
pediatric liver transplant programs to develop a metabolic disorders program
at AdventHealth for Children that will provide comprehensive evaluation and
treatment for infants, children, and adolescents with various metabolic
Physicians have the ability to work with our research team where we conduct
hundreds of clinical trials and studies each year designed to improve health
care and find cures for a wide range of disesases. Our world class team of
researchers, clinical scientists and support staff is equipped to meet a wide
array of research needs. We aim to transform health care through
groundbreaking, innovative and globally recognized whole-person research. Our
teams conduct over 550 active studies per year and we have over 250 dedicated
research investigators (website).
Working with an expanding and committed children's hospital, a strong employed
physician multispecialty group, a family-centered practice atmosphere, and a
competitive benefits and 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 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. Our team will also be moving to Epic EMR (from Cerner) across our
entire health system in 2021-2022.
AdventHealth Orlando Overview
AdventHealth Orlando (website) 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
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 continues to meet the growing
needs of our community with the addition of the Ginsburg Tower, a $255 million
15-story facility that is home to the AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute
and a football-field-sized emergency department that can accommodate the
treatment of more patients in less time.
AdventHealth for Children Overview
Our Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children (website) 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 23,000 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 and 2020, 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.
The city of Orlando, Florida
AdventHealth 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.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal,
state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.