Developmental Behavioral PediatricianJob ID 113613 Date posted 03/05/2015
Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Developmental & Behavioral Pediatricianto join its Division of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and was recently named by Modern Healthcare as the fastest growing children’s hospital in the nation!
Akron Children’s Hospital is nationally ranked by US News and World Report in seven pediatric specialties, and is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes:
·Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
·700 providers, who manage over 800,000 patient visits annually
·A network of 80 primary and specialty care locations
·Robust research and innovation endeavors
The successful candidate will join a dedicated team of 3 Developmental & Behavioral Pediatricians and 4 CNPs who provide care to a diverse patient population in the NeuroDevelopmental Science Center (NDSC). The NDSC brings together the expertise of 6 pediatric specialties – Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physiatry, Neuropsychology and Psychology to deliver quality coordinated care to patients. Enjoy working in collaborative, multidisciplinary clinics such as Myelo Clinic, School Success Clinic, Down Syndrome Clinic, and NICU Follow-Up Clinic.
This position offers opportunities for:
·An outpatient only practice, affording exceptional work-life balance
·Active involvement in academic activities including medical student, resident and Developmental & Behavioral Pediatric fellowship education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience
·Research and innovation available through the Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and partnerships with NEOMED and local university-based scientists with a variety of interests and expertise in clinical and translational research
·A predictable and stable compensation plan as well as bonus compensation
Requirements include MD or DO degree, board certification in Pediatrics and board eligibility/certification in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.