Pediatric Hospital Medicine Division Chief opportunity in Omaha, Nebraska
Children's Hospital & Medical Center/University of Nebraska Medical Center
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Highly competitive compensation and benefits package
Internal Number: 001
Division Chief of Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, is currently recruiting a Division Chief of Pediatric Hospital Medicine.
This individual will lead a division with 36 pediatric hospital medicine faculty, support division members’ professional development, collaborate with faculty throughout the organization on academic and research projects, fulfill customary administrative duties, and share in clinical care responsibilities at five sites. The successful candidate will be board certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine with extensive PHM experience, preferably in a leadership role. This leader will be responsible for developing and implementing the division’s clinical, educational, research, and advocacy goals and aligning those goals with the institution’s strategic plan. This individual will represent Children’s Hospital & Medical Center’s leadership in all University matters involving Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Candidates will have excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. He/she will have administrative, academic, and clinical practice management experience within a complex, pediatric tertiary care medical center. We seek individuals with strong emotional and social intelligence and a demonstrated ability to connect with others in a meaningful way at all levels of the organization, especially hospital and University leadership.
Children’s is a vibrant, free-standing pediatric teaching hospital and Nebraska’s only full-service pediatric specialty health care center focused on extraordinary clinical care, education, clinical and outcomes research, and advocacy. Our 225-bed hospital has a Level IV Regional NICU, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Specialized Clinical Pediatric Services, and 24/7 Pediatric Intensivists. We have over 50 specialty clinics, over 250 specialist physicians, 14 satellite offices, multiple pediatric fellowship programs, and are Magnet Certified. Children’s recently opened the Hubbard Center for Children, a state-of-the-art hospital tower that boasts additional inpatient units, new spaces for the Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Fetal Care Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Care Unit, and Emergency Department, and an expanded peri-operative area. The expansion also provides new facilities to support education and clinical and outcomes research.
Omaha enjoys four distinct seasons and has a population of nearly one million. The people of Omaha make the area truly special; it a safe city where it is easy to enjoy all the amenities of a large metropolitan area while still experiencing the warmth of the Midwest. The area is rich in cultural activities including a professional symphony, ballet, theater, art, history, children’s museums, and a world class zoo that will appeal to every taste. Additionally, Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools. There are numerous universities and colleges, most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University, and the College of Saint Mary’s. In addition to many collegiate sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials, and the NCAA Men’s College World Series; the Omaha Storm Chasers (triple-A minor league baseball) and Union Omaha (USL League One soccer) also call the area home. All of this, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for an extraordinary quality of life.
Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) should be submitted to: Brenda Krull, Director, Physician and Faculty Affairs, email@example.com or 402.619-6604. All replies will be treated with confidentiality.
About Children's Hospital & Medical Center/University of Nebraska Medical Center
Proudly serving children since 1948, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center is the only free standing pediatric teaching hospital and Nebraska's only full service pediatric specialty health care center. The pediatric affiliation between Children’s and the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine supports the hospital's mission to improve the life of every child through extraordinary clinical care, education, clinical and outcomes research and advocacy. The hospital cares for children with complex and rare diseases regionally, nationally, and globally as part of its mission to be a global leader for children's health. Children’s is also the primary teaching site for the family practice and joint pediatric residency programs at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and Creighton University. Children’s Hospital & Medical Center has achieved the Magnet designation for nursing excellence and is an InfoWorld 100 award winner for innovation in information technology. For additional information, please visit www.ChildrensOmaha.org.