Atrium Health Levine Children’s Emergency Department is hiring additional pediatric emergency medicine subspecialists in the clinician educator role. The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, in the Department of Emergency Medicine, at Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center and Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital seeks qualified candidates to help us expand pediatric emergency medical expertise across the system.
Levine Children’s Hospital is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington, DC. Our ED is a level I trauma center staffed by an inclusive group of pediatric emergency medicine sub-specialists and emergency medicine specialists. We sponsor a pediatric emergency medicine fellowship program with two fellows per year. We provide state of the art pediatric emergency medical services to the diverse community of Charlotte using a family centered care model with the help of child life specialists, interpreters, social workers, patient care representatives and psychiatric care navigators. Our facility is expanding to 21 beds in 2020 while designing a brand-new children’s emergency department expected to open in 2024.
Candidates with the following training will be considered:
Combined Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics residency training
Emergency Medicine residency AND Pediatric EM fellowship training
Pediatrics residency AND Pediatric EM fellowship training
Internal Number: PEM
About Atrium Health
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, Levine Children's Hospital 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 researc...h 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 2018-2019. The Department of Pediatrics also offers in-patient pediatric services to include hospitalist and neonatology at 6 other Atrium Health hospitals in surrounding communities.
Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative non-profit healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina. 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 in the Carolinas.
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.