This new Atrium Health Levine Children’s practice will be a concierge/membership model practice in the SouthPark area of Charlotte, NC. Levine Children’s Perspective Health & Wellness will help meet the needs of the demographic served in this area, to meet the expectations and desires of many of the parents. Parents will pay an annual Membership Fee per child and in addition, the clinic will help them with filing their private insurance. Some of the benefits will be longer appointment times (30/60 minutes), same and/or next day appointment availability, and having 24/7 access to their child’s Care Team. This practice will aim to open Spring 2020. There are two pediatricians identified from within our system and the desire to bring on one more physician on to complete the team. Call will be 1:3 between the three pediatricians, typically a week at a time, to include the expected weekend clinic time. In-patient admissions and care will be covered by the robust Pediatric Hospitalist team at Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital. Candidates must be Board Certified and have at least 2 years of experience in an out-patient setting.
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About Atrium Health Levine Children's
At 236 beds, Atrium Health 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 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 seven pediatric specialties for 2019-2020. 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, formerly Carolinas Healthcare System, is an integrated health system of 45 facilities within the states of No...rth 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.
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.