The Florida Hospital Transplant Institute, a multi-organ transplant program is seeking a Board eligible/certified Transplant Hepatologist to join its Liver Transplant program. Established in 2007, the Liver Transplant program has transplanted more than 574 patients and continues to grow every year. Florida Hospital also owns and operates the TransLife Organ Procurement Organization which recovers an average of 100 deceased donor livers annually. Our team of hepatologists, liver transplant surgeons, interventional radiologists, liver pathologists, gastroenterologists, nephrologists and medical oncologists among other specialists combine their expertise to provide seamless integrated patient care. We are looking for a motivated team member interested in a career path in transplant hepatology. This is a unique position with exciting opportunities in conducting clinical trials in a busy hepatology and liver transplant program. Our compensation package is very competitive.
Florida Hospital is a not-for-profit hospital system based in Orlando, Florida and our parent company is Adventist Health System. We have eight hospitals in the Central Florida area with a full network of 23 total hospitals in the state. Our eight hospitals encompass over 2200 beds, 2200 physicians on our medical staff, 18,000 employees, and we care for over one million patients per year. This opportunity would be based at Florida Hospital Orlando, our flagship 1200+ bed facility located just north of downtown Orlando. There are 22 operating rooms, 160+ ICU beds, dedicated inpatient/outpatient areas for transplant care and a newly constructed transplant house.
Since 1908, Florida Hospital Orlando has cared for the Central Florida community as well as patients from around the world. At the core of the Florida Hospital system, Florida Hospital 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, Florida Hospital Orlando is home to nationally recognized Centers of Excellence for Cancer, Cardiology, Children, Diabetes, Neuroscience, Orthopaedics, and Transplant. Florida Hospital 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 Florida Hospital Cardiovascular Institute and a football-field-sized emergency department that can accommodate the treatment of more patients in less time.
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 many colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida. 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 southeast.
For more information, contact Mark Johnson, Physician Recruiter at 407-200-2751 or email CV to Mark.Johnson@flhosp.org