| Mission Children’s Hospital – Pediatric Gastroenterologist – Asheville, NC |
A well-established team of pediatric subspecialists in Asheville, NC is currently recruiting an experienced Pediatric Gastroenterologist at Mission Children’s Hospital, western North Carolina’s only children’s hospital.
•Strong support within a comprehensive pediatric subspecialist team, including pediatric hospitalists
•Support services including GI pathology, pediatric radiology, and pediatric anesthesiology
•130 dedicated pediatric beds
•Part of a Thompson Reuter Top 15 Health System serving 18 counties
•BC/BE by the American Board of Pediatrics with specialty certification in pediatric gastroenterology
•Licensed or eligible for medical licensure in North Carolina
•Up to $10,000 in relocation assistance
•Comprehensive benefits package
•Malpractice insurance and paid CME
Mission Children's Hospital provides care to all children, regardless of their family's ability to pay.
About Mission Children's Hospital: We are the only Children's Hospital in Western North Carolina. We have over 60 pediatric subspecialists in 23 different disciplines providing expert care in the childhood diseases, disorders and conditions they treat. Our providers form a very special team committed to providing not only clinically excellent care, but also personalized, family-centered care for our patients and the families who love them.
Mission Children's Hospital has an average of 3,000 patient admissions to our pediatric inpatient units, including an 8-bed PICU, 4,500 pediatric surgeries, and 14,000 pediatric visits to our Emergency Department. Each year approximately 700 ill and premature newborns receive life-saving care in our level III 51-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Mission is a level II trauma center serving the 18 counties of western NC.
At Mission Children's Hospital, we know that children have unique needs. We also believe that families belong together, especially during times of illness and hospitalization. This sensitivity allows us to create an atmosphere where parents and children feel comfortable and understood. Mission Hospitals has been caring for and treating children in this area for over 120 years. As our facilities, staff and medical technologies have grown, so has our commitment to providing children with compassionate medical care. Today, Mission Children’s Hospital provides the most comprehensive, specialized pediatric care in the region and beyond, treating patients with complex illnesses such as cancer and cystic fibrosis. We are... The region’s first and only pediatric intensive care unit The region’s only state-designated neonatal intensive care unit Providers of pediatric subspecialty care, with 18 Mission-employed subspecialists and 20+ community partners Home to the Olson Huff Center for Child Development, providing ongoing therapy and medical services for children with developmental delays A member of the Children’s Oncology Group, providing the national standard for pediatric cancer care.
About Mission Health: Mission Health, based in Asheville, N.C., is the state’s sixth-largest health system and the region’s only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health was recognized as one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems in 2012 and 2013 by Thomson Reuters and Truven Health Analytics, respectively. Mission Health is one of only two medium-sized health systems to receive this recognition in 2012 and 2013, and the only health system in North Carolina to achieve that distinction. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates five hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians and is certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Mission Children’s Hospital, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma and Women’s Health. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. With approximately 8,800 employees and 700 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina.