Seeking board certified/eligible Pediatric Hospitalist to join our growing Inpatient Pediatrics team. We provide 24/7 family-centered care for infants and children admitted to our 17-bed pediatric unit and a 6-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. We also provide care for over 2,000 newborns in our Mother-Baby Unit annually. All units are located within the Betty H. Cameron Women’s and Children’s Hospital at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in the coastal community of Wilmington, NC.
New Hanover Regional Medical Center is a 650 bed, Level II Trauma Center serving southeastern North Carolina. The Betty H. Cameron Women’s & Children’s Hospital is a growing premier pediatric center with comprehensive state of the art facilities. Pediatric care is provided by Coastal Children’s Services, a pediatric multispecialty group that includes Pediatric Hospitalists, Pediatric Intensivists, Neonatologists and numerous outpatient pediatric sub-specialists. Pediatric Surgery is also available.
Responsibilities for this position include rounding with a primary focus on the Mother-Baby Newborn Unit, managing the care of normal newborns, as well as, patients with neonatal abstinence syndrome, performing circumcisions, supervising pediatric nurse practitioners and educating residents/medical students. Clinical responsibilities also include providing patient care on the Inpatient Pediatrics Unit. Quality improvement projects and administrative services are additional opportunities within the newborn nursery.
Wilmington is a growing coastal community in Southeastern North Carolina with many amenities. Enjoy living and working where most people vacation, with year-round boating, golf, fishing, tennis and biking. We have a vibrant downtown with excellent restaurants and an active cultural arts community.
A competitive salary and benefits package is being offered. An academic appointment as adjunct faculty through the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is available.
Coastal Children’s Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Interested applicants should go to our website to apply. https://ccneo.net/careers.html
Lauren Gainor, MD Medical Director, Inpatient Pediatrics and Newborns Betty H. Cameron, Women’s & Children’s Hospital New Hanover Regional Medical Center Wilmington, NC 910-667-3984 Lauren.firstname.lastname@example.org
Internal Number: 1-2019
About Coastal Children's Services
Coastal Children’s Services (CCS) in Wilmington, North Carolina, provides pediatric services at the Betty H. Cameron Women’s & Children’s Hospital. The 17-bed Pediatrics Unit cares for babies and children up to 18 years recovering from serious illness, injury or surgery. As the pediatric referral center for a 10 county region, we provide excellent inpatient and pediatric sub-specialty care for the children of our communities.
Pediatric Services consists of 5 Pediatric Hospitalists and 3 Nurse Practitioners (NP’s). The medical team is trained and skilled in the care of children ages 0-18 years that need inpatient medical treatment. Providing only inpatient cares, Pediatric Services care for patients and families of community primary-care providers while in the hospital.
Our pediatric hospitalists enjoy academic appointment at the UNC School of Medicine, and each has academic or administrative interests including: medical education, quality improvement, ethics, and end of life care.