Beatriz Elena Ortega Fernandez, M.D.

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Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish


Pediatric Hospital Medicine

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St Petersburg Outpatient Care Center - Hospitalist

601 - 5th Street South
St Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: 727-767-4243 | Fax: 727-767-8612
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Dr. Ortega Fernandez specializes in hospital medicine and primarily treats patients at HCA Florida Brandon Hospital through a collaborative arrangement with Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, which she joined in 2022.

Previously, Dr. Ortega Fernandez worked at Kidz Medical Services Inc., as well as Palm Beach Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. She also worked at West Boca Medical Center in Boca Raton, Florida, and Bethesda Memorial Hospital East in Boynton Beach, Florida.

Dr. Ortega Fernandez earned her medical degree from La Universidad del Zulia in Maracaibo, Venezuela. She completed a pediatric residency from Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami.

Dr. Ortega Fernandez is fluent in Spanish and conversational in Portuguese. more



  • MD; Universidad Del Zulia Escuela De Medicina (2007)


  • Pediatrics; Nicklaus Children's Hospital (2014)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Hospital Medicine) (2022)
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) (2014)


Below you'll find a list of the insurance accepted by specialty physicians at Johns Hopkins All Children's. Please check with your insurance company and the physician's office before your child's visit to verify coverage and referral requirements.

Inclusion of a certain health plan on the list below does not guarantee that all services, locations or physicians are covered by your insurance company. Benefit plan design, credentialing and network criteria may limit coverage. The acceptance of certain plains may change occasionally and this page may not be immediately updated.

  • Aetna (Commercial)
  • Simply Healthcare (Medicaid&HealthyKids)
  • Cigna Health Care (Commercial)
  • Multiplan (Commercial)
  • Evolutions (Commercial)
  • Florida Medicaid
  • United (Commercial)
  • OOS OH Medicaid
  • Coventry (Commercial)
  • Coventry (Commercial)
  • Avmed (Commercial)
  • TriCare-HMHS (Commercial)
  • WPS TriCare East (Commercial)
  • Molina (Medicaid)
  • BCBS FL (Commercial)
  • Medicare
  • Humana (Medicaid)
  • Sunshine State/Wellcare (Medicaid&HealthyKids)
  • Aetna Better Health (Medicaid)
  • Coventry (Commercial)
  • Humana Commercial
  • United Community Plan (Medicaid&HealthyKids)
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