Ohio based Akron Children’s Hospitalseeks a metabolic geneticist to join its growing team of physicians. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.
This integrated healthcare delivery system includes:
Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
More than 800 providers, who manage 1.1 million patient visits annually
A network of more than 60 primary and specialty care locations
Over 7,000 employees, nurses and healthcare professionals
The MetabolicGeneticistwill join a well-established team offour clinical geneticists, seven genetic counselors, a nurse and a metabolic dietician, who work collaboratively to treat awide range of both adult and pediatric patients, with inherited or otherwise genetically influenced health issues,in Akron Children's Hospital’s Genetic Center. The Center’s clinical services are supported in part by the Ohio Department of Health, as a Regional Comprehensive Genetics Center.
Thisposition offers opportunities for:
Partnership with an established team of geneticists and counselors affording exceptional work-life balance
Active involvement in medical student and resident education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is available and commensurate with experience
Research and innovation available through the Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and partnerships with NEOMED and local universities
An attractive compensation and benefit package
Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland. From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area has something for everyone.?The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources. This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!
Requirements include MDor DO degree, board certification/eligibility by the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomicsin Clinical Biochemical Genetics, and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 12345
About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News and World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and 50+ primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2019, our health care system provided more than 1.2 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care partners. Through our Children's Home Care Group, our nurses provide thousands of in-home visits, our School Health nurses manage more than a half-million clinic visits for students. With the launch of our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us.