As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours mission is to serve pediatric care through excellence in education, research, patient care and community engagement. We are seeking a Chief of Pediatric Urology who can develop the Urology Division as a nationally recognized leader in pediatric clinical care, education, and research. The successful candidate will be competent in a variety of leadership styles including communicator, motivator, servant-leader, and negotiator to achieve the vision and goals. The chief will be responsible for the continued growth and development of the division in regional and national reputation.
The Division Chief of Pediatric Urology leads a three physician group with additional clinical support from several nurse practitioners, physician assistants, medical assistants and other staff. The division chief will work closely with the operations and nurse managers responsible for the success and continued growth of the division. Urology residents from Mayo clinic currently obtain their pediatric experience with our group. Academic appointments are available through Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, and/or University of Florida.
The Division of Pediatric Urology enjoys a patient base that provides routine and complex surgical cases. The divisional members are a core component of our multidisciplinary Spina bifida, Stone and continence clinics. Surgical care is provided at our partner hospital,l Wolfson Children’s Hospital that is equipped with state of the art OR suites, instrumentation, and a DaVinci Surgical Robotic System.
Inpatient care is delivered at Wolfson Children's Hospital, connected directly to our clinic with a walkway connector. The 216 bed facility includes a new patient tower, a 20 bed PICU, a 12 bed CVICU and 48 Level 2 and 3 NICU beds, with 24 hour critical care coverage. All pediatric surgery specialties are represented including 24/7 in-house pediatric hospitalist coverage and 18 pediatric anesthesiologists. Nemours also has two satellite clinics to support patients closer in their respective communities. Full telemedicine opportunities and support is available as many divisions are utilizing this technology currently throughout our clinics.
At our three clinic locations in the Jacksonville area, Nemours is a leading provider of pediatric specialty care in north Florida with many of our pediatric specialists regularly recognized as the “Best Doctors in America®.” We offer comprehensive family-centered care in more than 30 pediatric specialties. Several of those specialties, offered in collaboration with Wolfson Children’s Hospital, have been named among the best in the country by U.S. News & World Report.
Nemours offers a competitive salary and a robust benefits package that includes productivity and quality based financial incentives, relocation, health, life, dental, CME, 403B Retirement Plan with matching, 457-retirement savings plan, licensure and dues allowance. Florida has no state income tax, and Nemours is a not-for-profit; full-time employed physicians qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness.
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children ranked one of the best children’s hospitals in the nation in cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology by U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018.
Best Doctors in America® — Many of our physicians are named to this list, year after year.
Nemours Children’s Hospital was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s “100 Great Hospitals in America” for 2015.
Nemours Children’s Hospital named one of only nine “Top Children’s Hospitals” in the country in 2014 and 2016 by The Leapfrog Group in recognition of exceptional quality and patient safety.
Nemours Children’s Hospital has been named among the Orlando Sentinel’s Top 100 Companies for Working Families in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
Nemours Children’s Hospital awarded the Emergency Nurses Association’s Lantern Award in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Nemours CareConnect, a new approach to telehealth that brings board-certified pediatricians into homes, schools, and hospitals, won Florida Hospital Association’s 2016 award for Innovation of the Year in Patient Care.
Nemours CareConnect was selected as a Digital Edge 50 Award 2017 winner.
Nemours named Top Apps to Know 2015 and 2016 by Becker’s Health IT & CIO Review.
Our Delaware locations named among America’s 150 Top Workplaces by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, through a national survey of Nemours Associates.
org: The world’s most visited site devoted to children’s health.
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children named a “2016 Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
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