The Department of Pediatrics at Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando, Florida, seeks a dynamic and innovative full-time Nocturnal Hospitalist to join our growing team of physicians. This position gives ample opportunity for professional growth and involvement with medical education at all levels. Our division is actively involved in the training of medical students, pediatric residents, as well as family medicine residents. Areas of academic interest include complex medical care, medical education, medication safety, and quality improvement.
The position reports to the Chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Orlando, FL. This position also provides outstanding clinical, laboratory, and health services research opportunities. Academic appointments will be held at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, and academic rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience level.
Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatric Hospital Medicine is preferred, but all candidates that are Board Certified/Eligible by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) will be considered. Candidates must also possess or be eligible for an unrestricted Florida medical license and qualified to hold a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Orlando FL.
* Experience in and commitment to the delivery of high-quality clinical care and patient care that ensures good outcomes in multiple domains for patients and their families
* Demonstration of a strong commitment to the education of residents and medical students.
* Ability to develop innovative models of care delivery.
* Ability to work collaboratively with leaders and professionals from multiple other specialties and with regional physicians and referring institutions.
* Interest and experience in working with a population with several economic, health, and educational disparities. Cultural sensitivity, appreciation, and interest in improving the health of an underserved population.
* A personality and style grounded in partnering, collegiality, and consensus-building.
* An individual passionate about building and supporting new programs, comfortable with forging new paths and working with ambiguity.
* An individual with a contagious passion for his/her work and the ability to garner support to meet objectives.
For confidential consideration, please forward your CV and cover letter to:
Kanekal Gautham MD, DM, MS, FAAP
Chair, Dept of Pediatrics
With a copy to:
Fernando Moncada, CPRP
Nemours Children's Hospital (NCH) in Orlando is a free-standing children’s hospital with a full breadth of pediatric specialties located in Lake Nona; an epicenter for innovation, technology and health care.
NCH brings pediatric specialty care never before offered in Central Florida. The hospital even includes the area's only 24-hour Emergency Department designed just for kids. At Nemours, we have the ability to collaborate and develop a multitude of multidisciplinary clinics.
Many of Nemours’ board-certified specialists have come from top hospitals around the country because they share the desire to create a pediatric health care facility that empowers patients and their caregivers.
At Nemours Children's Hospital you can expect:
• All levels of care — from minor injuries to the most complex conditions
• Innovative pediatric medicine with specialized medical and surgical services
• Patient rooms designed by families, for families
• Electronic health record technology that's ranked among the best in the country
• A "hospital in a garden" with green spaces for healing, respite and therapy
• Onsite amenities such as free valet parking, ChargePoint EV charging stations and free Wi-Fi
• Expert care in your community through our specialty and primary care network
Our institution is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.
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