Job ID: 289930532  |  Last Updated: 3/1/2021

Pediatric Rheumatologist

Orlando, FL
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Job Description

As one of the nations leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children even those who may never enter our doors through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.

Equity, diversity, and inclusion guide our growth and strategy. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about, and committed to leading efforts to provide culturally relevant care, reducing health disparities, and helping build a diverse and inclusive team environment. All Nemours associates are expected to ensure that these philosophies are embedded in their day to day work with colleagues, patients and families.

Nemours Childrens Hospital in Orlando, Florida is seeking a Pediatric Rheumatologist. This is a rare opportunity to enhance and expand pediatric rheumatology through clinical patient care, education and research. The ideal candidate should have outstanding clinical skills and will provide clinical care in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Candidates should have excellent teaching skills and will contribute to the education of adult Rheumatology Fellows through our partnership with the University of Central Florida as well as pediatric residents and medical students. Experience in Quality Improvement and/or clinical research is desired. Academic appointment at University of Central Florida will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.

Qualified candidates will be:

Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatric Rheumatology

Able to obtain a clear and active Florida Medical License

For confidential consideration please forward your formal CV to:

Zac Wilberger, Physician Recruiter

Nemours Children's Health System

The Division of Rheumatology at NCH consists of a Pediatric Rheumatologist, experienced Nurse Practitioner and additional nursing support. We have a unique partnership with Peds Academy through University of Central Florida which provides multidisciplinary care with educational, emotional and therapy support in our Childhood Arthritis Clinic. Inpatient clinical activities and the majority of outpatient care is conducted at Nemours Childrens Hospital. Outpatient care is also provided at satellite clinics throughout Central Florida where we strive to provide the highest quality of comprehensive care to large, diverse population of patients with pediatric rheumatic disease. The Division is actively involved in both Quality and clinical research endeavors and are active in CARRA and PR-COIN. There are currently 7 pediatric rheumatologists in our Health System and we partner our Quality Improvement work within the Nemours Childrens Health System as well as collaborate with our colleagues in Delaware and Pensacola.

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique Bridge to a Healthy Future pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.

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