Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Neonatologist

Mahoning Valley
Pediatrics


Job Description

 

The Department of Pediatrics of Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Neonatologist for our NICU and Special Care Nursery located in Boardman, Ohio on our Mahoning Valley campuses.

 

Akron Children’s Hospital, Mahoning Valley, has an exciting opportunity for a BE/BC neonatologist to join an established group of 6 Neonatologists and 10 Neonatal Nurse Practitioners.  Akron Children’s Hospital partners with St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital (SEBH)-Mercy Health, to provide delivery room coverage to approximately 2800 deliveries annually.  The SEBH maternity service is in the same facility as our single-patient room,  25-bed Level III NICU which opened in April 2014 in Boardman, Ohio.  The group also provides coverage for an 18-bed level II special care nursery located at Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley Beeghly Campus in Boardman.  Our team provides comprehensive treatment plans for optimum patient care, attends high risk deliveries and manages and facilitates HFOV and NAVA.  Neonatal patients requiring ECMO, cooling or surgery require transfer out.  Our Neonatology program also participates in the Vermont Oxford Network.    

The group also serves as Med Control for a dedicated transport service with approximately 150 transports annually from surrounding hospitals.  The incoming physician will have teaching opportunities with pediatric residents and medical students and an appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University as well as Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.