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Pediatric Rheumatology Physician - Charlotte, NC, USA

Job Description

Pediatric Rheumatology Physician

Atrium Health  Levine Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina is seeking a Pediatric Rheumatologist with experience in all aspects of clinical pediatric rheumatology to join our team. Candidates will be working with highly motivated members of our skilled pediatric rheumatology team. Our pediatric rheumatologists are the only ones in Charlotte and the surrounding areas, all specially trained to diagnose and treat a variety of rheumatic diseases. 

Opportunity details: 

  • Would be joining a team of two other Rheumatologists, two nurses, a social worker, dietician, and physical therapist.
  • The position offers an outstanding opportunity to excel in the clinical, research, educational, quality improvement and community service functions of the Department of Pediatrics.
  • Can work with a wide variety of patience and treat many types of rheumatic diseases.

Requirements: 

  • BC/BE Pediatric Rheumatology 
  • Highly motivated and collaborative 

Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital  (LCH) has 236 beds and is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health and offers a full complement of over 150 pediatric subspecialists in over 30 different pediatric specialties.  Our educational mission includes a well-regarded Pediatric Residency Program. LCH offers an excellent environment for clinical research and quality improvement work and has repeatedly been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report, most recently in eight pediatric specialties. 

Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia.  Atrium Health has over 3,000 system-employed providers and more than 60,000 employees, operating 45 acute care and specialty hospitals and 900-plus care locations.

About Atrium Health - Levine Children's Hospital

Atrium Health - Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health and offers a full complement of pediatric subspecialists.  LCH has 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. LCH hosts a premier Pediatrics Residency Program, serving as a teaching hospital for students of the UNC School of Medicine, and offers excellent support for clinical research and quality improvement. LCH has been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report in eight pediatric specialties for 2020-2021. 

Carolinas Medical Center along with LCH have earned Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The Magnet program recognizes health-care organizations for their focus on improving patient care, safety and satisfaction. It also helps foster a collaborative culture for nurses, while working to advance standards and practices of care.

About Atrium Health

Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia.  Atrium Health has over 3,000 system-employed providers and more than 60,000 employees, operating 45 acute care and specialty hospitals and 900-plus care locations.

About the Community

Life is good in the Carolinas.  Ideally situated between mountains and beaches, Charlotte, NC has a metropolitan area of 2.4 million that continues to experience rapid growth. Charlotte is the US’s second largest banking center and has a full array of cultural activities and professional sports teams. Charlotte offers excellent public and private school options, and North Carolina is home to several world-class universities.

Contact Email: laneisha.faggart@atriumhealth.org
Employer: Atrium Health
Location: Charlotte, NC, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pediatrics
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