Pediatrics - Physician - Neurology

Mission Health - Asheville, NC (30+ days ago)3.0

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Mission Health, the region’s only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system, is fully committed to helping our community Be Well, Get Well and Stay Well. Experience the difference of an Achievers 50 Most Engaged WorkplacesTM employer, nestled in the 18-county region in the lush mountains in and around Asheville. Mission Health has been named one of the Top 15 Health Systems in America for an unprecented fifth time in six years by Truven Health Analytics. Our progressive culture highlights and recognizes the strengths of our team members through innovative programs like StandOut. A Total Rewards program goes beyond traditional benefits to include tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, adoption assistance, pet insurance and more. The MyHealthyLifeTM staff wellness program has been recognized as one of the nation’s "Best and Brightest in Wellness" for two consecutive years.

Mission Children’s Hospital – Pediatric Neurologist – Asheville, NC

An exciting opportunity awaits a highly qualified and experienced Pediatric Neurologist at Mission Children’s Hospital, western North Carolina’s only children’s hospital. The Pediatric Neurologist will be part of an innovative pediatric team of subspecialists located in Asheville in the mountains of western North Carolina.

Program/Position Highlights

Current team of 2 pediatric neurologists
Strong support within a comprehensive pediatric subspecialist team, including pediatric hospitalists and intensivists
Primarily clinic based (80%) with consults in the hospital (20%)
130 dedicated pediatric beds
Part of a Thompson Reuter Top 15 Health System serving 18 counties
Position Requirements

BC/BE by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology with Special Qualification in pediatric neurology
Licensed or eligible for medical licensure in North Carolina
2-3 years experience preferred
Interest in neuromuscular or sleep disorderspreferred
Competitive Benefits

Up to $10,000 in relocation assistance
Competitive compensation
Comprehensive benefits package
Malpractice insurance and paid CME

Mission Children's Hospital provides care to all children, regardless of their family's ability to pay.

About Mission Children's Hospital:
We are the only Children's Hospital in Western North Carolina. We have over 60 pediatric subspecialists in 23 different disciplines providing expert care in the childhood diseases, disorders and conditions they treat. Our providers form a very special team committed to providing not only clinically excellent care, but also personalized, family-centered care for our patients and the families who love them.

Mission Children's Hospital has an average of 3,000 patient admissions to our pediatric inpatient units, including an 8-bed PICU, 4,500 pediatric surgeries, and 14,000 pediatric visits to our Emergency Department. Each year approximately 700 ill and premature newborns receive life-saving care in our level III 51-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Mission is a level II trauma center serving the 18 counties of western NC.

At Mission Children's Hospital, we know that children have unique needs. We also believe that families belong together, especially during times of illness and hospitalization. This sensitivity allows us to create an atmosphere where parents and children feel comfortable and understood. Mission Hospitals have been caring for and treating children in this area for over 120 years. As our facilities, staff and medical technologies have grown, so has our commitment to providing children with compassionate medical care. Today, Mission Children’s Hospital provides the most comprehensive, specialized pediatric care in the region and beyond, treating patients with complex illnesses such as cancer and cystic fibrosis. We are...

The region’s first and only pediatric intensive care unit
The region’s only state-designated neonatal intensive care unit
Providers of pediatric subspecialty care with 60 pediatric subspecialists in 22 different specialties
Home to the Olson Huff Center for Child Development, providing ongoing therapy and medical services for children with developmental delays.
A member of the Children’s Oncology Group, providing the national standard for pediatric cancer care.

About Mission Health:
Mission Health, based in Asheville, N.C., is the state’s sixth-largest health system and the region’s only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health was recognized as one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems in 2012 and 2013 by Thomson Reuters and Truven Health Analytics, respectively. Mission Health is one of only two medium-sized health systems to receive this recognition in 2012 and 2013, and the only health system in North Carolina to achieve that distinction. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates five hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians and is certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Mission Children’s Hospital, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma and Women’s Health. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. With approximately 8,800 employees and 700 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina.