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.
Akron Children’s Hospital Beeghly campus houses a 25-bed pediatric inpatient unit; an ER; surgical services; laboratory; pharmacy and radiology services; rehabilitation (physical, occupational and speech); a special care nursery, transport services, and an EEG lab. The Beeghly campus also offers a pediatric diabetes and endocrinology clinic; the center for blood and cancer, an infusion center, child advocacy center; and support services such as the McFamily respite center, where families can rest or freshen up in homelike comfort. Community Information Youngstown-Warren sits midway between Cleveland and Pittsburgh in the Northeast Ohio-Western Pennsylvania TechBelt. This area is successfully transitioning to a technology and knowledge-based economy by leveraging its industrial and academic strengths. In just the last two years, 107 businesses have invested $682 million here, creating over 4500 new jobs!
The Mahoning Valley is an exciting and vibrant place to live…outstanding parks, museums, theaters, art galleries, sport events, golf courses, country clubs, live concert and event venues, biking and hiking trails, lakes and much more provide residents with a dynamic choice of recreational opportunities.
Internal Number: 223344
About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over 700,000 patients each year. With two free-standing pediatric hospitals and 23+ primary care offices, the Akron Children’s Hospital system provides services at nearly 80 locations across an urban, suburban and rural region of Ohio. The services and subspecialties at Akron Children’s the hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today – from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care. The hospital is listed as HealthCare’s “Most Wired”® designation and integrated to the Epic EMR in 2012. The operational strategy and population base has positioned the hospital well for healthcare policy changes.
Akron Children’s is dedicated to family-centered care, and improving the treatment of childhood illness and injury through research at the Rebecca D. Considine Clinical Research Institute. Quality is a strategic focus of Akron Children’s Hospital through the Mark A. Watson Center for Operations Excellence, using tools such as Lean Six Sigma.