Division Director of Neonatology - Levine Children's Hospital
Atrium Health / Levine Children's Hospital
May 11, 2018
Charlotte, North Carolina
commensurate with experience
Full Time - Experienced
Children’s Services and Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH), are currently looking for a Division Director for the Division of Neonatology. The new Director will lead a group of 23 established neonatologists and 35 Neonatal Nurse Practitioners currently in the division, servicing 5 metro area Neonatology Intensive Care Units with over 14,000 deliveries per year. The role will be based at Levine Children’s Hospital with a Level IV, 85 bed NICU made up of 53 intensive care beds and 32 step-down beds seeing upwards of 1,100 admissions and >7,000 deliveries per year. LCH is the Level IV referral center for the entire region and provides all subspecialty newborn care including ECMO, hypothermia Rx for HIE and cardiac surgery. The neonatologists participate in the education of the 36 pediatric residents at LCH. Additional units are at nearby Carolinas HealthCare System Pineville (10 NICU beds), Carolinas HealthCare System Union (8 beds), Carolinas HealthCare System University (9 beds), and Jeff Gordon Children’s Hospital (20 bed NICU).
The ideal candidate will have the following:
10 years of clinical experience
A proven history in a leadership role.
Board Certification in Neonatology.
Focused area of interest
Long term thinking/vision
Responsibilities will include:
Supervision and evaluation of Physicians within the Division of Neonatology
Monitoring fiscal growth
Monitoring and planning for clinical growth
Participation in Department and system goals.
Participation in education of Pediatric residents and Faculty.
Levine Children’s Hospital (236 beds) and Carolinas Medical Center (860 beds) are part of Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, which is one of the nation’s leading and most innovative non-profit healthcare organizations, providing a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia. The system has over 2,500 employed physicians and more than 60,000 employees, operating in more than 40 hospitals and over 900 care locations. Levine Children’s Hospital has taken us to another level of service to care for the growing population of children in our region. It is the most comprehensive children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington, DC, helping their families stay closer to home. There are 12 floors with 236 patient beds, including a 20-bed PICU and Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, and a 20-bed day hospital. Levine Children’s Hospital has been ranked among the “Best Children’s Hospital’s” in the nation by US News & World Report, currently in six different specialties.
Internal Number: neo director
About Atrium Health / Levine Children's Hospital
Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas Healthcare System, is an integrated health system of 45 facilities within the states of North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. Carolinas Medical Center, which includes Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH), is a major teaching affiliate of UNC at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. The Department of Pediatrics also offers in-patient pediatric services to include hospitalist and neonatology at 6 other Atrium Health hospitals in surrounding communities.
At 236 beds, LCH is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health and offers a full complement of over 125 pediatric subspecialists in over 25 different pediatric specialties. There are 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. Our educational mission includes a well-regarded Pediatric Residency Program and participating in the teaching of the UNC medical students who spend their 3rd and 4th years at CMC. LCH offers an excellent environment for clinical research and quality improvement... work. LCH has been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by U. S. News & World Report in six pediatric specialties for 2017-2018. The Department of Pediatrics also offers in-patient pediatric services to include hospitalist and neonatology at 6 other Atrium Health hospitals in surrounding communities.
Ideally situated between mountains and beaches, Charlotte, NC has a metropolitan area of 2.4 million that continues to experience rapid growth. Charlotte is the US’s second largest banking center and has a full array of cultural activities and professional sports teams. Charlotte offers excellent public and private school options, and North Carolina is home to several world-class universities.