Pediatric Hospital Medicine Evening/Night Attending

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Position Type:

Permanent Faculty

Working Title:

Pediatric Hospital Medicine Evening/Night Attending

Appointment Type:

Fixed Term Faculty


Full-Time Permanent

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Position Summary:

The Division of Hospital Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina is recruiting physicians to work as a hospitalist evenings and nights. Clinical responsibilities will include in-house evening/night coverage with direct patient care, supervision of residents and teaching of medical students. Patients will include general pediatrics, newborn nursery, bone marrow transplant and co-management with other pediatric specialties.

North Carolina Children’s Hospital (NCCH) is one of the leading tertiary care providers in the Southeast with full range of specialty and surgical care. The Division of Hospital Pediatrics is a busy and diverse inpatient group that includes 24/7 coverage of inpatient pediatric and newborn nursery services in Chapel Hill as well as a 10 bed pediatric unit at UNC Rex Hospital in Raleigh. Additionally, we have a consult service and coordinate admissions and transfers for all medical patients. Our services and providers focus on the care of children with medical complexity and co-management with medical and surgical specialty consultants. Our faculty are academically productive in many areas including medical education, quality improvement and patient safety. There is a strong culture of collaboration, cooperation and mentorship.
The Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area of North Carolina is an attractive place to live and work with great climate, schools, and both mountains and beach within a day drive. UNC Health has a statewide series of hospitals and clinics and is affiliated with one of the nation’s leading medical schools.

Educational Requirements:

Applicants should be board eligible/certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Qualifications and Experience:

In addition to board eligibility/certification in Pediatric Hospital Medicine, applicants should have broad clinical experience, a record of teaching excellence and interest in improving the care of hospitalized children. Ideal applicants would also have experience in quality improvement, medical education and a record of scholarship and education.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/9/2021
Application Due: 5/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time