Exciting opportunity as an Associate Medical Director at one of our
well established neonatology practices in Alexandria, VA!
Pediatrix Medical Group is seeking a seasoned neonatologist to serve as Associate Medical Director for our well established practice at Inova Alexandria Hospital in Alexandria, Virginia. This is an excellent opportunity to further develop and grow in leadership.
Applicants should have the following qualifications:
Board certification and a minimum of 2 years clinical experience in a NICU
Desire to be mentored into the role of Medical Director
Reputation for clinical excellence among physician's peers
Demonstrated skills in patient care, including experience with seeing well newborns
Desire to maintain a busy newborn service and support further growth of the NICU and newborn nursery
Commitment to working with and providing ongoing training and education to NNPs
Experience serving at various levels on hospital committees (participation with other professional societies/organizations a plus)
Demonstrated ability with developing and implementing clinical or quality improvement programs
Interest and ability to teach
Skills in leadership, consensus building, teamwork and effective communication
Inova Alexandria offers a 16-bed, Level-III NICU with 350 admissions annually and an average daily census of 13-15 NICU babies and 17-19 babies in the newborn nursery. The practice is staffed by 5 physicians and 3 NNPs who provide 24-hour in-house coverage of the NICU and newborn nursery. The unit has the capability of offering conventional and high-frequency ventilation. Whole body cooling, iNO and surgical cases are transferred to a local tertiary children's hospital. Two perinatologists are on staff and sub-specialty support is available by phone, with a full complement of pediatric sub-specialists 20 minutes away. Inova Alexandria has earned Baby Friendly designation. The practice is heavily invested in quality and safety initiatives, and the NICU staff has a strong philosophy of family-centered care.
Inova Alexandria Hospital is a 318-bed community hospital that offers a full range of healthcare services and has received national recognition for healthcare excellence. Awards include five star recognition by Healthgrades in Maternity Care and The Joint Commission recognition as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures. The hospital is part of Inova Health System, a non-profit health care system that serves more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, D.C. metro area and beyond.
Located on the Potomac River and just minutes from Washington, D.C., Alexandria, Virginia is nationally recognized for its rich history and beautifully preserved 18th and 19th century architecture. This setting offers an extraordinary backdrop for the city's thriving boutique scene, acclaimed restaurants, vibrant arts and culture, and welcoming, walkable lifestyle. The region has been recognized with many accolades, including “The Most Well-Read City in America” by Amazon.com, “Top 10 Best Downtowns” by Livability.com and “Top 10 Safest Places in Virginia” by Movoto Real Estate. Residents who live in downtown Alexandria, commonly referred to as Old Town, get to experience every day what millions of visitors come to see -- one of the best preserved examples of colonial architecture in the country.
Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.
*Our benefits include:
Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
401(k) with annual matching program
Advanced and continuing medical education
Leadership training and advancement opportunities
Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
Professional liability insurance
Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
With a 35+ year record of success, MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.
We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care.
MEDNAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Internal Number: 107956824
About Pediatrix Medical Group
Pediatrix Medical Group offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including health (choice of two PPO options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance; 401(k); annual CME/CNE allowance; relocation assistance; employee stock purchase plan; stability in an organization with more than 35 years of health care industry experience; opportunities to participate in clinical quality improvement initiatives and clinical research; professional liability insurance; and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees. To view a complete listing of all opportunities or for more information on Pediatrix, please visit mednax.com/careers.