Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Pediatrician, Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) North Canton

Akron, OH

Job Description

Pediatrician Opportunity, Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) North Canton, Ohio
Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics brings pediatric primary care for babies, children and teens to many northeast Ohio communities through our 27 pediatric offices. Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) is seeking a full-time BE/BC Pediatrician to join our well established North Canton practice of 5 pediatricians and 1 pediatric nurse practitioner. This is an outpatient opportunity with “At-home”call shared between all of the physicians. Calls only reach the physician after being screened by our excellent after hour’s nurse triage phone line which handles more than 90% of the calls. Saturday morning office hours will be shared between all providers at the practice with approximately 1:4 coverage.
This is a busy existing practice, so we welcome new graduates or established providers to step into a practice that they can continue to develop and grow. Our providers enjoy the use of EPIC as a system-wide integrated electronic health system. 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 in 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
North Canton is located in Stark County, Ohio. It is a great family community with an approximate population of 20,000. Some of the features of living in North Canton include affordable house, a great school system (North Canton Hoover is in the top 50 High Schools in the state), a vibrant cutting edge local university (Walsh University), 11 city parks and access to Stark Parks walking and bike trails, a nationally recognized YMCA, extensive local library with programs for all ages, minutes from the Akron Canton Airport, great shopping nearby at Belden Village Mall, and centrally located to Interstate 77.
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. 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. Northeast Ohio has become a premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine. Visit http://liverightherenorthcanton.com/ to learn more about the amenities North Canton has to offer.

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