Pediatric Emergency MedicineJob ID 113600 Date posted 03/05/2015
Akron Children’s Hospital Seeks Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians
Ohio based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians to join its provider team. 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! In addition, Akron Children’s Hospital has earned NorthCoast 99, the Plain Dealer and Becker's Healthcare awards for great workplaces.
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
·A tertiary care, level II pediatric trauma center
·The only inpatient/outpatient burn center in a 5 county service area that treats both pediatric and adult patients.
Substantial capital investment and growth has created the need for additional Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians. Join our 25 plus member, PEM physician team, who provide services in a state of the art, 39 room ER that features: 20 private rooms, 11 fast track rooms for minor injuries and illnesses, a 3-bed trauma suite, and 5 private rooms for patients in behavior/mental health crisis.Akron Children’s ER is the busiest pediatric ER in northeast Ohio’s with more than 65,000 annual visits. The ER is supported by a dedicated suture team, a psychiatric intake response center, child life specialists, in-house pediatric hospitalists, intensivists, orthopedists, neonatologists and pediatric surgeons. Akron Children’s Hospital is the only pediatric hospital in northeast Ohio that has its own helicopter and pediatric transport team to assist in critical transports from regional community hospitals.
This position offers opportunities for:
·Partnership with an established team of physicians affording exceptional work-life balance
·Active involvement in medical student, resident and PEM 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
·A predictable and stable compensation plan as well as bonus compensation
·A comprehensive benefit package
Requirements include MD or DO degree, board eligibility/certification in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, ACLS, ATLS, PALS and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.
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!