Children's National Hospital is a seeking a Chief of the Hospital Medicine Division with a national reputation to lead a large division in the field of Pediatric Hospital Medicine. This is a unique opportunity for a national leader to direct the next decade of growth for one of the most well-established, diverse, and active Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Divisions in the country with over 80+ Physicians and Advance Practice Providers. The Division is well known for advocacy, quality improvement, and education. As one of the first PHM fellowships in the country, many current leaders in PHM have either practiced or trained at Children's National. Currently, the division is partnered with seven institutions in our region including the NIH, a pediatric rehabilitation hospital and several community hospitals in Maryland and Virginia. The next leader of the Division of Hospital Medicine will direct the continued growth and innovation in operations, research, advocacy, and education. This is an academically rigorous division which includes an ACGME accredited fellowship program.
Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National is ranked in the top 20 in every specialty evaluated by U.S. News & World Report; one of only four children’s hospitals in the nation to earn this distinction. Designated a Leapfrog Group Top Hospital and a two-time recipient of Magnet® status, this pediatric academic health system offers expert care through a convenient, community-based primary care network and specialty outpatient centers. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as a strong voice for children through advocacy at the local, regional and national levels.
Children's National is the leading provider of pediatric care in the Washington, DC, area. Our team of 6,000+ employees provides world-class care in a warm and caring environment designed with kids in mind. Children’s National is a Magnet® designated hospital and is consistently ranked among the best pediatric hospitals in America by U.S. News and World Report.
We’re more than just a hospital; we’re a health system for kids. From our main hospital to our outpatient centers and primary care facilities, we are dedicated to serving children’s health needs in any illness or injury.
Must have completed medical school in the U.S. or Canada or be ECFMG certified if an international medical graduate
Must be Board Certified in Pediatrics; Board Certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine preferred; have a valid and unrestricted District of Columbia medical license or be eligible to apply
The ideal candidate will have a track record of academic success and strong leadership skills
10 years of clinical experience in a Pediatric Hospital Medicine setting preferred as well as demonstration of prior leadership
Must have excellent interpersonal skills to communicate with staff, patients, and family members
Internal Number: 200001LX
About Children's National Hospital
Children's National Hospital is ranked the number 1 pediatric hospital in the DC-MD-VA region and one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Last year, we saw more than 219,000 children from the nation's capital, Maryland and Virginia as well as from across the country and around the world.