Neuro Critical Care - Florida Hospital Orlando


Florida Hospital Orlando is seeking an experienced, board-certified neuro critical care physician to join our critical care team.  This individual would be based at Florida Hospital’s Orlando location, which is a 1,368-bed tertiary facility, with approximately 160 ICU beds.  Our Neuro Critical Care unit is currently 28 beds, with capacity to increase to 40 beds.  Florida Hospital is continuing to grow its comprehensive and successful 24/7 ICU closed model.

Florida Hospital is continuing to grow its Neuroscience Institute. We are planning for a new Neuro Critical Care Fellowship with an anticipated to launch in 2019.  This fellowship will accept two fellows per year. The ideal candidate is expected to help develop and/or lead this academic program. In addition, the ideal candidate would also be able to lead our efforts in neurocritical care research, care analytics, quality and outcomes. Our Neuroscience Institute program consists of 120 dedicated neurology beds, with 8 dedicated neurosurgical OR suites with an intraoperative 3T MRI and 64 slice CT.

Note: Physicians must be board certified/eligible in the UCNS subspecialty of Neuro Critical Care Medicine. Group is open to Anesthesiology, Pulmonology, Internal Medicine and Neurology.

Florida Hospital is part of the Adventist Health System, which operates 27 hospitals across Florida with an additional 21 hospitals in 10 states. The Orlando campus serves as the flagship for the additional 8 acute-care centers in the Central Florida area, which together total approximately 2,800 licensed beds. Ranked by US News and World Report, Florida Hospital has been awarded “Best Hospital” in the state for many years.

Hospital Description

Florida Hospital Orlando is our 1,289 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 2500 beds. Our parent company, Adventist Health System, operates 24 hospitals across the state, with additional hospitals all over the country. Our mission is to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ.

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.

Community Description

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 several 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. 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.

City: Orlando

Specialty: Critical Care

Contact: Jason Junker

Phone: (407) 200-2538