Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Pediatrician - Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) Green

Akron, OH

Job Description

Pediatrician Opportunity, Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) Green


Akron Children’s Hospital is expanding our Green office to meet the demand of regional growth.  Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) brings pediatric primary care for babies, children and teens to many northeast Ohio communities through our 28 pediatric offices. We are seeking a full time BE/BC Pediatrician to join an established office of 6 physicians and 5 nurse practitioners to provide excellent outpatient care to our patients and families. This is a busy existing practice that is well respected in the community. We welcome new graduates or established providers to step into a practice that they can continue to develop and grow. This practice partners with Summa Barberton Hospital to provide newborn call coverage in the community.  Call will be approximately 1:9 shared between physicians with call being one week at a time. Physicians occasionally attend deliveries for patients who are at increased risk, and the pediatrician is available to evaluate and manage newborns who present with problems after birth. Our physicians enjoy the use of EPIC as a system-wide integrated electronic health record.

Our offices follow standard hospital-based policies, while retaining the local culture of each practice.  Our physicians enjoy the use of EPIC as a system-wide integrated electronic health record. Our primary care offices will be PCMH certified by the end of 2018. The Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of care that puts patients at the forefront of care. PCMHs build better relationships between people and their clinical care teams. Research shows that they improve quality, the patient experience and staff satisfaction, while reducing health care costs.

 This opportunity offers:

·        Attractive guaranteed base salary

·        Starting Bonus paid upon receiving medical staff privileges

·        Quality and Productivity Bonuses

·        Comprehensive benefits package

·        Occurrence based malpractice

·        Relocation assistance

·        Generous vacation and CME time/money

·        Student loan repayment strategies with Innovative Student Loan Solutions


Hospital Overview:

Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over one million patients in 2016. We are nationally ranked by US News and World Report in six pediatric subspecialties, and offer an integrated healthcare delivery system. We are the only freestanding children’s hospital in Northeast Ohio and were recently named by Modern Healthcare as the fastest growing children’s hospital in the country. Centered around two free-standing pediatric hospitals and 27+ primary care offices, the Akron Children’s Hospital system provides services at nearly 90 locations across an urban, suburban and rural region of the Midwest United States.  The services and subspecialties at Akron Children’s Hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today – from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.  


Community Overview

The City of Green, Ohio is a beautiful suburban setting located in southern Summit County on the Stark County border. The city has a history rich in agriculture with more than 25,000 residents. Some small farms dot the landscape amid 530 acres of city-owned parks. The city boasts many new homes and subdivisions, along with recreation facilities.

In 2007, Green was ranked as the 16th best place to raise a family by businessweek.com. Its top-rated school system, ample park land and green space, as well as the proximity to higher education and quality healthcare make it a great place to live, work, and play.  Runners, hikers, bikers and families who like to explore have plenty of options including the recreation of the Towpath Trail. The 110-mile towpath trail from Cleveland to below Canton  offers  places  of  tranquility,  and  hidden  views  of  wildlife.     Summit  County  is  home of the beautiful

Cuyahoga Valley National Park with plenty of activities during each of the four seasons.  Green’s proximity to interstate highways put us minutes from major airports and the rich cultural benefits of Cleveland, Columbus, Pittsburgh and Akron.

Sports are a way of life in our region with many private and public golf courses as well as numerous lakes for fishing, boating and sailing. Not far from the Pro Football Hall of Fame, we also offer many sports opportunities for youth as well as adults including basketball, baseball, soccer, football, swimming, tennis and more.

Qualified candidates may submit their CV via e-mail to sroach@chmca.org. To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org or call (330) 543-5080.


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