Division Chief FL Pediatric Primary Care

Job Description


Internal Number: 12555

Nemours Children’s Health, Florida is seeking a visionary and dedicated Chief of Primary Care to join our esteemed team in Orlando. This senior leadership position offers an exceptional opportunity to shape the future of healthcare delivery in our community.

As the Chief of Primary Care, you will be the driving force behind our mission to achieve clinical and academic excellence and deliver superior healthcare to our patients. Reporting to the Chief Medical Officer of Central Florida, your responsibilities will encompass:


  • Leadership: Create the vision to achieve clinical and academic excellence and deliver superior healthcare to patients. Develop and implement strategies in harmony with our executive leadership and consistent with our Mission and Strategic Vision.
  • Oversight: Oversee the educational, scholarly, clinical and business operations of the group. Foster the professional and academic development of the medical staff.
  • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with the AVP of FL Primary Care, the Operations team and other leaders both inside and outside of primary care to ensure efficient and safe clinical operations.
  • Growth: Execute the organization’s growth strategy by expanding primary care’s footprint in targeted regions across Central Florida, creating access for populations served.
  • Culture: Develop the intellectual and social culture of all primary care practices in Central Florida. Model professional, collegial, respectful and accountable behavior and champion diversity, equity and inclusion.

The ideal candidate maintains an active primary care practice and is considered a respected expert in the field.

The Chief works collaboratively with the Associate Chiefs in standardization, Quality & Safety, continuous improvement and clinical aspects of care delivery. The Chief will support everyone involved with HR functions within primary care.


  • Minimum of five years of leadership experience (required). 
  • Formal leadership training and institutional experience are preferred but not required. 
  • MD, DO, MBBS (required)
  • MBA, MHA, MMM, Certified Physician Executive (CPE), or Other Health Care Administration Certifications (preferred, but not required) 
  • Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
  • Eligible for licensure as a physician in the state of Florida.
    • Competitive base compensation in the top quartile of the market

 We Offer 

  • Annual incentive compensation that values clinical activity, academic accomplishments and quality improvement
  • Comprehensive benefits: health, life, dental, vision
  • Mortgage assistance, relocation packages and 403B with employer match, 457 retirement savings plan
  • Licensure, CME and dues allowance
  • Not-for-profit status; eligibility for Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  • No state income tax in Florida


All applications, nominations and inquiries are invited. Applications should include, as separate documents, a CV/resume and a letter of interest.

 Review of applications has begun and will continue until the position is filled. Please direct all applications, nominations and inquiries to Physician Recruiter Fernando Moncada, preferably via e-mail, to Fernando.Moncada@Nemours.org


Located in Orlando and established in 2012, Nemours Children’s Hospital, Florida, is a 130-bed pediatric hospital with the area’s only 24-hour Emergency Room designed for kids. It also features outpatient pediatric clinics, offering several previously unavailable specialties. Specialty outpatient care is provided in multiple regional clinics.

With over 80 pediatric subspecialties, we are committed to the Care-Teaching-Research triad. Division leaders support the vision of providing outstanding care to children in Central Florida and advancing academic and scholarly activities in each specialty.

Learn more about Nemours Children Hospital, Florida signature services.


Greater Orlando, comprising Orlando, Kissimmee and Sanford, is Florida’s third-largest metro area and the fifth largest in the South. Known for its tourism industry, it attracts millions of visitors annually. With over two million residents, it is projected to be one of the fastest-growing regions. Over one-third of the population is between 20 and 44, with a median age of 37, making it a young, vibrant community. Nearly all the residents have college degrees. Renowned for its tropical climate, Orlando is also a top 10 business location, hosting corporate headquarters, distribution centers, manufacturing and high-tech research.


Lake Nona, in Orlando, is a vibrant community known for innovation and quality of life. Surrounded by lakes and greenery, it offers a peaceful retreat minutes from Orlando’s urban center. As a healthcare and life sciences hub, Lake Nona excels in research and technology, fostering collaboration through institutions like the Lake Nona Institute.

The community features upscale neighborhoods, top-rated schools, golf courses, sports facilities and a lively commercial center with retail, dining and entertainment. With three international airports, including Orlando International Airport, the region caters to over 66 million visitors annually. The SunRail commuter system connects Central Florida to Orange County.

Lake Nona blends innovation, connectivity and quality living, making it an ideal place to call home.


As one of the nation’s premier pediatric health care systems, we’ve made a promise to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. It’s a promise that extends beyond our nationally recognized clinical treatment to an entire integrated spectrum of research, advocacy, education, and prevention.

Equity, diversity, and inclusion guide our growth and strategy.  We are looking for individuals who are passionate about, and committed to, leading efforts to provide culturally relevant care, reducing health disparities, and helping build a diverse and inclusive environment.  All Nemours Associates are expected to ensure that these philosophies are embedded in their day-to-day work with colleagues, patients and families.  

Nemours aspires to have its workforce and providers reflect the rich diversity of the communities we serve.  Candidates of diverse backgrounds, race and ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, and those committed to working with diverse populations and conversant in multicultural values are strongly encouraged to apply. Please click here to review Nemours Anti-Racism Statement (nemours.org)

To learn more about Nemours and our commitment to treat every child as if they were our own, visit us at www.nemours.org.


At Nemours, our physicians work together — across specialties, clinics, and hospitals — to give children care that’s among the safest, most caring, and compassionate. This unique collaboration has earned Nemours a place among the most respected pediatric health care systems in the nation.

As part of a pediatric health system with both clinical and academic partnerships, we are 100% focused on ensuring a healthier future for children.  We strive for excellent outcomes across all of our medical and surgical specialties – and we measure these outcomes in order to provide consistent, top-rated care.

Nemours physicians are committed to family-centered care and to making families true partners in every aspect of a child’s treatment and care.

To learn more and apply, please visit: https://epyz.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/job/12555/?utm_medium=jobshare


About Nemours
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our care. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.
Show more
Show less

Connections working at Nemours

More Jobs from This Employer



To apply, please visit the following URL:https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/jobs/rss/20292555/division-chief-fl-pediatric-primary-care→