Medical Director, Newborn Nursery - Connecticut Children’s
The Division of General Pediatrics at Connecticut Children's Medical Center (CT Children's), and its subsidiary, Connecticut Children's Specialty Group, Inc., seek a full-time academic general pediatrician to join our Division and lead our newborn nursery team. Recruitment to replace retiring physician. As the Medical Director of the newborn nursery at neighboring Hartford Hospital, responsibilities include:
- supervising pediatricians, APRNs and PAs
- teaching and developing curriculum for pediatric residents and medical students
- overseeing clinical guideline and pathway development and directing quality improvement initiatives in collaboration with obstetric colleagues
- providing direct newborn care, conducting consultations for community pediatricians, performing circumcisions
- participating in research
The newborn nursery team has a strong primary care focus and provides a direct link to the Primary Care Center at CT Children’s. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, incentive compensation and a faculty appointment at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine.
CT Children’s is a full service children’s hospital that serves as the primary teaching site for the pediatric residency program of the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. At over 34,000 visits annually, our Primary Care Center is an NCQA Level 3 recognized patient-centered medical home, serving a diverse and disadvantaged population. CT Children’s Specialty Group employs over 170 physicians specializing in both medical and surgical sub-specialties and has been consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report.
Connecticut's state capital, Hartford, is conveniently situated halfway between New York City and Boston. Here you will enjoy a multitude of historical attractions, a thriving arts and entertainment center, a revitalized riverfront and beautiful parks and public gardens. The Greater Hartford area has many interesting and diverse communities from urban to rural with outstanding public and private school options all within 10 to 30 minutes of Connecticut Children's. Just a short drive to the shore and bursting with New England charm, there are so many reasons to make Hartford your home!
Connecticut Children's is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.
Interested candidates please contact Kelly Ashmore:
Position ID 160014