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We are seeking a neonatologist to join our team of BC neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners to provide in-house coverage for Saint Luke's Health System in Kansas City, Missouri.
Saint Lukes Health System offers comprehensive neonatal care with advanced ventilator support and encompasses four NICUs
The main unit at St Luke's Hospital is a regional perinatal referral center with a 48 bed, Level-IIIB NICU offering iNO, HFOV and HFJV
Admissions annually are over 450 with an average daily census of 35
Other units include a 15-bed Level-IIIA NICU, two Level-II NICUs and well-baby coverage
The main unit has in-house coverage and an NNP team available 24/7, other sites offer out-of-house coverage and also have an NNP team 24/7
There is a HMBANA affiliated donor milk bank on site and robust telehealth use
Active involvement in the practice's QI initiatives is expected and supported, education is available and all are encouraged to pursue individual areas of interest
The team is proud to have been recognized in the state-of-the-union address this year for their ELGAN program - https://www.mednax.com/news/care-of-micro-preemie-baby-honored-at-state-of-the-union/
Set amongst gently rolling hills on the south bank of the Missouri River, Country Living Magazine proclaimed this sophisticated city as one of the Midwest's best-kept secrets. With over 200 fountains it is has earned the nickname, “City of Fountains,” and claims to have the second most in the world, just behind Rome. The region has earned a reputation for being one of the best places to live in the nation – and for good reason. It offers an affordable cost of living, low crime rates, renowned schools, active nightlife, dedicated sports scene and some of the most famous shopping and restaurants in the world. Most importantly, it's a community with a heart – friendly, easy-going and forward-thinking - and proud host to the Kansas City Chiefs, Superbowl champions! That's why Kiplinger Magazine and other publications have rated Kansas City as one of the 50 Smart Places to Live! In fact, Kansas City also made Lonely Planet's Top 10 places to visit in 2014. Whether you prefer living in an urban loft to old-style neighborhoods to sprawling suburbs, there is something for everyone. It's a wonderful place to live and raise a family.
Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.
*Our benefits include:
Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
401(k) with annual matching program
Advanced and continuing medical education
Leadership training and advancement opportunities
Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
Professional liability insurance
Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
With a 40-year record of success, MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.
We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care.
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.
Internal Number: 124267013
About Pediatrix Medical Group
Pediatrix Medical Group offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including health (choice of two PPO options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance; 401(k); annual CME/CNE allowance; relocation assistance; employee stock purchase plan; stability in an organization with more than 35 years of health care industry experience; opportunities to participate in clinical quality improvement initiatives and clinical research; professional liability insurance; and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees. To view a complete listing of all opportunities or for more information on Pediatrix, please visit mednax.com/careers.