The Division of Pulmonary Medicine at Mercy Health Children’s Hospital includes one physician and multidisciplinary staff consisting of nurses, medical assistants, respiratory therapists, social workers, and clerical support. Support staff are available to perform pulmonary function tests, as well as bronchoscopies with sedation. The position includes teaching responsibilities for residents and medical students. This position includes inpatient consultation to the pediatricians and pediatric sub specialists, the NICU, and Emergency Department. The position also includes general outpatient pediatric pulmonary services and some outreach clinics in the region.
This position requires an individual with excellence in clinical care and teaching. Minimum qualifications include an M.D. or D.O. degree, board certification or eligibility in Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology and eligibility for licensure in the State of Ohio.
This position is affiliated with the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital which includes a growing physician faculty of eighteen. The multidisciplinary staff includes nurse practitioners, nurses, clinical pharmacists, medical assistants, respiratory and rehabilitation therapists, psychologists, dieticians, and social workers. Care is provided for respiratory diseases, including sleep medicine and lung and heart lung transplantation.
There are robust programs to provide care for asthma, cystic fibrosis, sleep disordered breathing, BPD, neuromuscular diseases, sickle cell associated lung disease, among others. The candidate would be able to participate in the educational conferences and meetings for the division and in the Department of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University.
Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric health care systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of more than 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.5 million patient visits annually.
As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.
If you or any of your colleagues are interested in applying to or discussing this opportunity, contact:
Megan Ullinskey Physician Talent Acquisition Nationwide Children’s Hospital Megan.Ullinskey@nationwidechildrens.org 614-722-2657
All inquiries and referrals will remain confidential.