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Location: Long Beach, California
Internal Number: PHY000380
Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist
MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital of Long Beach
MemorialCare Medical Group
Memorial Care Medical Group (MCMG) is looking for a Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist for our dedicated Pediatric Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CTICU) at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital of Long Beach (MCWHLB). The new state of the art 8-bed CTICU and an additional 6-bed stepdown unit are part of our Heart Institute’s rapid growth to serve the needs of the southern California community.
Candidates with strong clinical and teaching skills are encouraged to apply. The candidate should be board-certified in Pediatric Critical Care plus advanced fellowship training in Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care or a record of excellence in the clinical care of congenital cardiac patients. The successful candidate will work closely with the CTICU Medical Director Dr. Constantinos Chrysostomou and a multidisciplinary team of pediatric cardiac intensivists, cardiac surgeons, cardiologists, dedicated CTICU nurses and other specialists to further develop a state-of-the-art clinical program.
Successful candidates should have (or be eligible for) an unrestricted California medical license. As part of the Memorial Care Medical Group, you will be given 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 this community. Robust compensation and benefits package are provided.
Memorial Care Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital of Long Beach, is a private, not for profit children’s hospital first opened in 1970. It is a 324 bed children’s hospital that treats more than 8,000 children each year and has become a regional pediatric destination for more than 84,000 children. It has an active perinatal and maternal fetal medicine service with over 7000 deliveries annually to the adjacent birth center and one of the largest Neonatal Intensive Care units (NICU) in the area with over 90 beds. The hospital serves as the major referral center for the over 500,000 people of Long Beach, but reaches an additional 2 million people in the immediate vicinity.
The hospital has an academic affiliation with the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and the University of California Irvine (UCI) to which the successful candidate is eligible to apply for a faculty position.
Financial & Benefits
• Employed position with MemorialCare Medical Group
• Competitive salary with incentive compensation
• Eligible to be considered for Shareholder/Partner status with MCMG after two years of full-time employment
• Full and comprehensive benefits for Physician and family
• 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
• 529 College Savings Plan
About Long Beach and Southern California
Located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean south of Los Angeles and just west of Orange County, Long Beach is the sixth largest city in the State of California. Offering all the world class amenities of a large metropolitan city, coupled with its strong sense of community and pride, Long Beach is one of the most vibrant communities in the country. The city has been referred to as the "Most Diverse City" in the country by USA Today and one of the "Best Communities for Young People" two years in a row.
With its ideal location in Southern California, year-round comfortable climate, healthy business environment and far ranging cultural pursuits, the city is alive with activity. Long Beach is home to an abundance of cultural and recreational options. Expansive beaches, three marinas, five golf courses, the Aquarium of the Pacific, the Queen Mary and the annual Grand Prix of Long Beach serve to draw 6.5 million visitors a year. Long Beach has easy access to all the amenities and attractions of Los Angeles, Orange, and San Bernardino counties, including professional sporting events, music festivals, gourmet dining, film and television studios, Disneyland, and snow skiing in the local mountains.