Pediatric Critical CareJob ID 113616 Date posted 03/05/2015
Ohio based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks Pediatric Intensivists to join its physician team. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and was 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
·An American College of Surgeons certified pediatric trauma center
The successful candidates will join a well-established team of 10 pediatric intensivists who provide services in the Hospital’s, 27 bed, multidisciplinary, PICU. The unit has more than 1600 annual admissions, providing care for all medical, cardiothoracic surgery, and other surgical subspecialty patients. The intensivists also serve as the medical control physician for a large regional transport service.
These positions offer opportunities for:
·Partnership with an established team of intensivists affording exceptional work-life balance
·Active involvement in medical student and resident 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 local universities
·An attractive compensation and benefit package
Requirements include MD or DO degree, board certification by the American Board of Pediatrics and board eligibility/certification in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio. Experience with cardiothoracic and ECMO patients is desired.
Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland.From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area has something for everyone. The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources. This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!
Interested candidates may submit their CV to Jane Hensley, via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org or call 330-543-3015.