Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a Physician who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
Florida Hospital Transplant Institute (FHTI) is located on the Orlando campus in the new Medical Office Building on the corner of Orange Avenue and Rollins Street. All of the advanced care services, transplant programs, team members, and outpatient services are located here. FHTI provides our patients with exceptional, compassionate, and personalized care through all phases of organ disease and transplantation. Our care services include kidney, pancreas, liver, heart, and lung transplant; advanced Hepatology and heart failure; mechanical circulatory assist devices and hepatobiliary surgery. Care services are offered to achieve optimum patient satisfaction and outcomes through research, evidence based practice, and whole person care delivered by an experienced multidisciplinary team consisting of physicians, surgeons, transplant coordinators, nurses, financial counselors, pharmacists, dietitians, and social workers.
Full Time; Monday – Friday, Rotating Call
The Hepatologist is responsible for the assisting the Medical Director of Hepatology and Medical Director of Liver Transplantation with the implementation and monitoring of recipient program treatment protocols and optimizing medical treatment for all patients with advanced liver disease. In addition, this position requires on-going unification of the physician- patient referral network through communication, support and intervention. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Has a working knowledge in General Hepatology (Preferred)
Has a working knowledge in Transplant Hepatology (Preferred)
Able to work with a variety of individuals from different professional disciplines (Preferred)
Completed a fellowship in Hepatology
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Current, unrestricted license to practice in the State of Florida
Credentialed by the American Board of Internal Medicine
National Board of Medical Examiners for the State of Florida (Preferred)
Eligible to participate as a provider in the Medicare/Medicaid program(s) (Preferred
An active staff member in good standing of the Medical Staff of Florida Hospital with all privileges and responsibilities accorded such membership. (Preferred)
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program
Evaluate the processes and outcomes to enhance the delivery of excellent, cost-effective health care.
Demonstrates the ability to provide effective leadership with a primary focus on teamwork, maximizing deployment of personnel and departmental services in the delivery patient care while maintaining cost accountability.
Prescribe interventions and performs therapeutic measures to ensure the appropriate individualized plan of care is implemented. Apply knowledge of age-specific needs i.e.: adult and geriatric patients related to plan of care interventions and patients responses to care.
Participates, whenever needed, in medical rounds with surgeon, and pharmacist. Coordinate treatment plan with other caregivers.
Write and/or dictate progress notes, procedure notes, history and physical examination, transfers/discharge summaries in accordance with medical policies.
Work corroboratively with the Digestive Health Center, Gastroenterology Department, Residency and Fellowship Programs and the Cancer Institute in facilitating patient referrals and medical care.
Participate in clinical research
Participate in educating students, interns, residence and fellows
The above statements reflect the general duties and responsibilities necessary to describe the principal functions of the job, as identified, and shall not be considered an exhaustive list of job responsibilities which may be inherent in the job. Responsibilities are subject to change.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Physician opportunity with Florida Hospital Orlando and apply online today.
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.