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We invite Pediatric Hospitalists to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together within our Pediatric Hospitalist team at Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, NC.
Atrium Health Levine Children’s is seeking a physician who is board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine to join their team of 50+ faculty pediatric hospitalist providers on staff. To be board eligible candidates must have been working as a pediatric hospitalist since 2019, or have completed a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship.
This position will be split between the brand-new Atrium Health Union West (Matthews, NC) and Atrium Health Cabarrus Jeff Gordon Children’s Hospital (Concord, NC). The new physician will cover approximately 7-8 24-hour shifts per month at Atrium Health Union West and approximately 5 nocturnist shifts (6pm – 7am) per month at Atrium Health Cabarrus Jeff Gordon Children’s Hospital.
In order to bring high quality, convenient access to care for the residents of western Union County, Atrium Health is building a new hospital campus. Opening early 2022, Atrium Health Union West will be located at the intersection of Independence Boulevard/Highway 74 and Stallings Road in Stallings, NC. The hospital will offer emergency, inpatient and outpatient care in Union County to better support the needs of the community. The pediatric hospitalists at this location will be covering labor & delivery and well-baby nursery. There will be no specialty care nursery or in-patient pediatrics on site.
Jeff Gordon Children’s Hospital(JGCH), a part of Atrium Health Levine Children’s, is a 53-bed children’s center within CHS Northeast (450 beds) that serves Cabarrus and the surrounding counties to deliver inpatient and sub-specialty care. The children’s center has a general pediatric unit, Pediatric Progressive Care Unit, and a 25 bed NICU, as well as an out-patient Pediatric Pavilion. JGCC is home to the region’s only dedicated pediatric Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) and is a Level 3 EMU designated by the National Association for Epilepsy Centers. JGCH has a Children’s Advocacy Center that is accredited through National Children’s Alliance and serves pediatric victims of physical and/or sexual abuse. Support services are available to the patients and families we serve with Certified Child Life Specialists throughout the children’s hospital and ancillary departments.
Internal Number: Union/JGCH
About Atrium Health
Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital(LCH) has 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. LCH hosts a premier Pediatrics Residency Program, serves as a teaching hospital for students of the UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine, and offers excellent support for clinical research and quality improvement. Additionally, Atrium Health and Wake Forest Baptist Health, including Wake Forest School of Medicine, officially joined together as a single enterprise, Atrium Health. Wake Forest Baptist Health and Wake Forest School of Medicine will become the academic core of Atrium Health, building a second campus of the school of medicine in Charlotte, which is currently the largest city in the U.S. without a 4-year medical school. The growth of the school of medicine will expand existing academic research capabilities in a way that expands opportunities for clinical trials across a large, diverse market with some of the nation’s leading medical experts.
LCH has repeatedly been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, most recently in eight pediatri...c specialties for 2021-2022 including Neonatology, Pulmonology, Cancer, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Orthopedics. Carolinas Medical Center along with LCH has earned Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The Magnet program recognizes health-care organizations for their focus on improving patient care, safety and satisfaction. It also helps foster a collaborative culture for nurses, while working to advance standards and practices of care.
Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia. Atrium Health has over 3,000 system-employed providers and more than 60,000 employees, operating 45 acute care and specialty hospitals and 900-plus care locations.