CoxHealth, a large integrated health system in Springfield, Missouri, seeks a BC/BE pediatric critical care physician to join an inpatient, hospital-based practice. This long-established program serves more than 30 counties throughout Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas. The hospital has been affiliated with the Children’s Miracle Network since 1986. Cox Medical Center South has a new six-bed PICU, and a 28-bed level III NICU staffed by a group of five board certified neonatologists. Other pediatric specialists include cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, neurology, urology and a pediatric surgeon. The system also provides services via the Cox Air Care program and the Baby Buggy for newborn emergency transports.
Comprehensive benefits package
Sign-on bonus and relocation allowance
Occurrence-based professional liability insurance – no tail required
CoxHealth is a locally owned, not-for-profit health system, established in 1906. Our health system includes six hospitals and more than 80 clinics with 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties.
CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare for quality and patient safety. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.
Springfield Missouri is a vibrant and energetic area that serves as a hub for health care, entertainment and shopping for southwest Missouri. It's the third-largest city in Missouri, with a metro population of more than 450,000. Springfield is consistently rated as one of the "Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation" by Money Magazine. It offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams and an established academic community. Enjoy a low cost of living, convenient airport access and top-rated schools.
CoxHealth is the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system based in Springfield, Missouri. Established in 1906, the organization serves more than 900,000 people in a 24-county service area in southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas, offering a comprehensive array of primary and specialty care including six hospitals and more than 80 clinics in 24 communities.
The health system includes Cox Medical Center South (644-bed Level 1 Trauma and Level 1 Stroke Center), Cox Medical Center Branson (165-bed community hospital), Cox North Hospital (75-bed inpatient psychiatry), Meyer Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital (87-bed dedicated orthopedic facility), Cox Monett Hospital (25-bed critical access Hospital), Barton County Hospital (25-bed critical access Hospital), Oxford HealthCare (the nation’s second largest hospital-based home health agency), Home Parenteral Services (home infusion therapy), CoxHealth Foundation, Cox College, and Cox Healthplans.
CoxHealth has been recognized seven times as a Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Network. U.S. News and World Report named CoxHealth one of the nation’s Best Regional Hospitals three years in a row, with recognition for high p...erformance in Gastroenterology and GI Surgery; Neurology and Neurosurgery; and Pulmonology. We are also on the Best Hospitals for Common Care list in treatment of COPD and Heart Failure. CoxHealth hospitals, outpatient centers and provider-based clinics are accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare.