Our well respected and established neonatology practice in Wichta, KS, is recruiting for a neonatologist who is ready for a leadership position in the next few years. This is a busy 8-physician NICU at Wesley Medical Center.
This position will share 24-hour in-house coverage in our Level-III, 60-bed NICU.
There are about 6,500 deliveries each year at the hospital.
The intensive and special care units average around 1,000 admissions annually, with an average daily census of 54.
We provide all services except ECMO and heart surgery.
We are supported by residents and nurse practitioners.
The practice, which is affiliated with KU School of Medicine – Wichita, offers extensive QI and research opportunities.
Wichita is the largest city in the State of Kansas and is known for its breathtaking sunsets, beautiful weather, friendly residents, remarkable affordability and ease of getting around. Not only has Wichita been named an All-American City four times since 1962, it also ranked among the top 32 cities nationally for quality of life. In addition, Kiplinger ranked Wichita a “Best Value City: in 2011. When it comes to education, parents have many high-quality options in deciding the appropriate educational environment for their children. In fact, a 2007 US Chamber of Commerce study ranked the Kansas education system seventh best in the nation for academic achievement. There are numerous excellent college and university options as well. With its big city amenities along with perks often found only in towns a fraction of its size, it's no wonder Wichita is not only a great place to visit, but a wonderful place to live.
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 Ranks on Forbes Most Innovative Growth Companies 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: 101550554
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.