Ohio-based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Specialist to join its expanding Division. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.
This integrated healthcare delivery system includes:
Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
More than 800 providers, who manage 900,000+ patient visits annually
A network of more than 80 primary and specialty care locations
Robust research and innovation endeavors
An American College of Surgeons certified pediatric trauma center
The successful candidate will join a dedicated team of three pediatric physiatrists and eight advance practice providers who work together to satisfy the needs of the NeuroDevelopmental Science Center’s (NDSC) growing patient population. 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 served. Specialty clinics include a Myelodysplasia clinic, Neuromuscular clinic, Traumatic Brain Injury clinic, Brachial Plexus clinic, Neuro-oncology clinic and a Spasticity program.
This position offers opportunities for:
Partnership with an established team of physiatrists and advanced practice providers affording exceptional work-life balance
Active involvement in medical student, pediatric resident and PM&R resident education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is available and commensurate with experience
Research and innovation available through the Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and partnerships with NEOMED and area universities
An attractive compensation and benefit package
Requirements include MD or DO degree, board eligibility/certification by the American Board of PM&R with subspecialty certification in pediatric rehabilitation medicine 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 offers outdoor enthusiasts more than 40,000 acres of parks for year-round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine.
Interested candidates should contact Jane Hensley, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-3015 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over one million patients in 2016. We are nationally ranked by US News and World Report in six pediatric subspecialties, and offer an integrated healthcare delivery system. We are the only freestanding children’s hospital in Northeast Ohio and were recently named by Modern Healthcare as the fastest growing children’s hospital in the country. Centered around two free-standing pediatric hospitals and 27+ primary care offices, the Akron Children’s Hospital system provides services at nearly 90 locations across an urban, suburban and rural region of the Midwest United States. The services and subspecialties at Akron Children’s Hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today – from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.