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Description of Position Offered

Position Neonatology Medical Director
Credentials MD, Neonatology BC
Starting Date ASAP

Contact Information

Name Kathleen Schlemmer
Title Clinical Recruiter
Organization MEDNAX
City Alexandria
State VA
EMAIL kathleen_schlemmer@mednax.com
Web Site https://www.mednax.com/careers/
Phone 800-243-3839, ext. 5330


Great opportunity as an Associate Medical Director at one of our well established neonatology practices in Alexandria, VA!

We are offering a competitive base salary, Medical Director Stipend, sign-on bonus, relocation assistance and a comprehensive benefit package

Pediatrix Medical Group is seeking an experienced neonatologist to serve as Associate Medical Director for our 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 five years clinical experience in a NICU

*Hospital medical staff membership upon hiring

*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.

Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.

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.

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