Location: New Philadelphia, Ohio
Pediatrician Opportunity, Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) New Philadelphia, Ohio
Akron Children's Hospital is dedicated to building a diverse workforce - one that reflects our patient population and represents the communities we serve. Whether you're a resident, a physician early in your career, or a seasoned physician with years of experience, Akron Children's Hospital has something different that's hard to explain. You feel it in the atmosphere as soon as you enter through the doors. You experience it every day with your colleagues, staff, patients and their families. Once you're here, you know you're home.
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) brings pediatric primary care for babies, children and teens to many northeast Ohio communities through our 37+ pediatric offices. We have recently expanded our New Philadelphia office to meet the demand of regional growth. This location offers primary care, cardiology, PT, OT, Speech and Mental Health services. The practice is seeking a Board Certified or Board Eligible Pediatrician to join our experienced 4 board certified pediatricians and 5 certified nurse practitioners to provide excellent outpatient care to our patients.
This practice partners with Union Hospital Cleveland Clinic in Dover, Ohio and provides high-risk call in the community. Call will be approximately 1:4 for well newborn nursery coverage. Attendance at deliveries when on call is optional although happens only infrequently. Physicians are compensated above their regular salary when on call for high risk deliveries and may opt out of the high-risk call. There are two neonatal nurse practitioners and pediatric hospitalists that assist in weekend call as well.
This position is a 501(c)(3) site which qualifies for Public Service Loan Forgiveness through the Federal government.
Our offices follow standard hospital-based policies, while retaining the local culture of each practice. Our physicians enjoy the use of EPIC as a system-wide integrated electronic health record. Our primary care offices are all PCMH certified. The Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of care that puts patients at the forefront of care. PCMHs build better relationships between people and their clinical care teams. Research shows that they improve quality, the patient experience and staff satisfaction, while reducing health care costs.
This opportunity offers:
* Attractive guaranteed base salary
* Starting Bonus
* $2,500 per month residency stipend
* $100,000 Retention Bonus ($20,000 after year 1, $30,000 year 2, $50,000 year 3)
* Quality and Productivity Bonuses
* Comprehensive benefits package
* Occurrence based malpractice
* Relocation assistance
* Generous vacation and CME time/money
* Student loan repayment strategies with The Fiducius Team
Ranked a Best Children's Hospital by US News & World Report, Akron Children's Hospital  is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, providing more than 1 million patient encounters each year. We were named as one of Forbes Magazine's list of Best Employers for Diversity in 2020 and designated by Parent's Magazine as one of the 20 most innovative children's hospitals in the U.S.
It is centered around two free-standing pediatric hospitals, regional health centers, and 50+ primary care and subspecialty locations. Children aren't just a segment of our focus, they are our focus. The services at Akron Children's Hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today - from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care. We've been leading the way to healthier futures for children since 1890.
Akron Children's Hospital is the only freestanding pediatric hospital in Northeast Ohio and the 8th largest children's hospital in the country. We are a major teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University. Active involvement in medical student and resident education academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience. Akron Children's is dedicated to family-centered care, and improving the treatment of childhood illness and injury through research at the Rebecca D. Considine Clinical Research Institute.
The resources available to our physicians, the cutting-edge technology, the collaboration from all departments and the cohesive nature in which we work allow us to live our mission and truly treat every child as we would our own.
It's something you know as soon as you experience it. Our communities -- the Akron community, the Northeast Ohio community -- are deeply ingrained into our work, our volunteerism and our daily lives. We are truly a part of this community, and this community is a part of us. You'll be proud to tell people you meet that you work at Akron Children's as their faces light up and they tell you their own connection to the Hospital. Working at Akron Children's gives you so many opportunities to live in, work in and love Northeast Ohio.
Close to major metropolitan areas, physicians can enjoy quality of life in a safe, comfortable community to raise a family. New Philadelphia is the largest city in Tuscarawas County, Ohio. It is located approximately 70 miles south of Cleveland on the Tuscarawas River. With a population of just over 20,000 people, the city boasts a strong infrastructure while maintaining its small-town charm. The community offers a blend of the traditional and modern, punctuated by an extensive system of parks, lakes, cultural activities and recreational facilities.
As its name suggests, the city of New Philadelphia is laid out in the same grid style as Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Even the primary streets - High Avenue and Broadway - are named after two original main streets in Philadelphia. New Philadelphia has one of the lowest crime rates in the state, and recently was voted one of "50 Safest Cities in Ohio". Our area was also listed as one of the "Top 11 Small Towns to Visit in 2021" by "My Town Today."
The new Performing Arts Center at Kent State University Tuscarawas in New Philadelphia is a contemporary 1100-seat theater featuring national tours of hit Broadway musical and dramatic stage productions, musical performers, comedians, and children's productions. The PAC is home to the
excellent Tuscarawas County Philharmonic Orchestra. We are home to Ohio's official outdoor drama, a community theater group, and artists and lecturer's series at KSU Tuscarawas.
Sports are a way of life in our region with many private and public golf courses as well as numerous lakes for fishing, boating and sailing. Not far from the Pro Football Hall of Fame, we also offer many sports opportunities for youth as well as adults including basketball, baseball, soccer, football, swimming, tennis and more. Runners, hikers, bikers and families who like to explore have plenty of options including the recreation of the Towpath Trail.
Set in the picturesque, rolling hills of eastern Ohio. By contrast, our interstate highways put us minutes from major airports and the rich cultural benefits of Cleveland, Columbus, Pittsburgh and Akron.
To learn more, contact Shawna Roach - email@example.com or visit www.akronchildrens.org to apply online.
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