Pediatrix Medical Group is seeking an experienced BC Pediatric Intensivist to lead a multidisciplinary team as Medical Director at Blythedale Children's Hospital!
Work at one of the largest specialty childrenâ™s hospitals in the country caring for sub-acute pediatric critical care patients. Direct a multidisciplinary team that works in a friendly, family-oriented environment to improve patient outcomes.
The Program Medical Director will have both clinical and administrative responsibilities and oversee a team of experienced pediatric hospitalists and pediatric nurse practitioners, at Blythedale Childrenâ™s Hospital.
Monday through Friday daytime schedule, working with long-term and sub-acute neonatal and pediatric patients, and coordinating clinical care with a multidisciplinary team that includes neonatal Telehealth support and pediatric subspecialty support from renown Childrenâ™s Hospitals in New York.
Involved in research activities and collaborates with educational institutions to advance medical knowledge and improve patient care.
Lead coordination of care and outreach activities with affiliated childrenâ™s hospitals.
Qualities required for the Medical Director are a commitment to clinical excellence and working collaboratively; excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills;
Board Certification and recent experience in Pediatric Critical Care required; leadership experience required
Established in 1891, Blythedale Childrenâ™s hospital is New York Stateâ™s only specialty hospital and is one of 14 in the entire United States. Located in Valhalla, NY in Westchester County, about 45 minutes from midtown Manhattan, Blythedale is dedicated to providing comprehensive medical, rehabilitative, and support services to children with complex medical conditions including those who require intensive care, rehabilitation and long-term care. Blythedale has a regional reputation for being a leading provider of care to infants, children, and adolescents with complex medical illnesses and conditions.
Blythedale is considered a thought leader within academic pediatric and policy circles in advancing important treatments and care models for medically fragile patients. This 94 bed hospital serves about 150 patients per day with on-site ambulatory care services, with referrals from the regionâ™s acute childrenâ™s hospitals/major pediatric programs. Specialized units such as a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Traumatic Brain Injury Unit, Neuromuscular Unit and Technology-Dependent Unit. Blythedale Childrenâ™s Hospital has the only NY state school district located on site and regulated by the NY Department of Education.
Pediatrix has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want. And since what you consider ideal today may be different tomorrow, we give you flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.
We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care
The compensation and benefits referenced is for illustrative purposes only, and will be discussed during and after the interview process.
Effective November 1st, 2021 Pediatrix will require all employees and new hires to be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they qualify for an approved medical and/or religious exemption.
Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.
*Our benefits include:
Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
401(k) with annual matching program
Advanced and continuing medical education
Leadership training and advancement opportunities
Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
Professional liability insurance
Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
Mednax, Inc. and its affiliated practices operating as PediatrixÂ® Medical Group (Pediatrix) are one of the nationâ™s leading providers of highly specialized health care for women, babies and children. Since 1979, Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians have been committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties including obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine, and neonatology are complemented by 18 pediatric subspecialties and a newly expanded area of primary and urgent care clinics. The groupâ™s high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives.
Today through almost 8,000 employees in 38 states, dedicated teams including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patientÂ®. We invite you to join the PediatrixÂ® family and help shape the future of health care for women, babies and children.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.