Pediatrix Medical Group of Florida, part of the Mednax family, is seeking a full-time Neonatologist with a strong academic background to serve as Division Chief at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital (JDCH; part of the Memorial Healthcare System), which is a U.S. News-ranked children's hospital located in Hollywood, Florida (near Fort Lauderdale).
Memorial Healthcare System (MHS) is the 4th largest public health system in the country and is a quaternary trauma center. MHS received institutional ACGME accreditation in August 2015 and welcomed its first class of pediatric residents in 2018.
About Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital combines state-of-the-art clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the healing Power of Play. The Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is one of only 11 Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Centers (RPICC) in Florida. The hospital also offers free accommodations at its Conine Clubhouse, located on the hospital campus, for families while their babies receive expert care. Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services, including heart transplant, kidney transplant, neurosurgery, hematology/oncology, ECMO, etc.—delivered with kindness and compassion. The hospital is currently undergoing a 4-story vertical expansion and constructing a women's and children's outpatient pavilion in nearby Miramar. JDCH recently opened a large pediatric multispecialty facility and ambulatory surgery center in Palm Beach County.
Join the largest neonatal service in South Florida—120 beds!
3 NICUs in Memorial Healthcare System
Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital (JDCH) – Main Campus – 84 beds (62 Level-III NICU beds and 22 Level-II beds); Average daily census of 66
JDCH at Memorial Hospital West – 20 Level II NICU beds
JDCH at Memorial Hospital Miramar – 16 Level II NICU beds
Over 13,000 births health system-wide with 5,000 annual births at Joe DiMaggio
Robust hi-risk perinatal navigation including Maternal-Fetal Medicine and high-risk Obstetrics programs
Full complement of pediatric subspecialists—see more at jdch.com
Care of a full range of complex neonatal and congenital diagnoses
On-site ECMO, therapeutic hypothermia, BPD programs and full range of ventilation modes, including HFOV, HFJV and NAVA
Collaborate with senior company and system leadership across women's and children's services
Lead a team of 17 neonatologists and 25 neonatal advanced practice practitioners
Serve as liaison with Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital leadership
Recruit and mentor new hires
Support existing neonatal quality and safety programs
Establish neonatal fellowship program
Foster neonatal research program
Promote residency and nursing education and simulation
With the addition of NICU services, Pediatrix is expanding its on-site support with Memorial Healthcare System, which already includes these subspecialties:
Pediatric craniofacial/plastic surgery
Adult congenital heart disease program
About South Florida
Located on Florida's east coast, Hollywood is a beach town with plenty to offer. Midway between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, it is home to seven miles of pristine beaches, golf courses, arts, entertainment and glorious food. The Hollywood Beach Boardwalk is a 2.5-mile path great for soaking in the sun and getting some exercise. The entire South Florida market offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities. The high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.
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 over 40 years 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: 130228058
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.