| We're seeking a Board Certified Neonatologist for an Associate Medical Director role with the nationally-recognized team at Valley Children's Healthcare in Madera, California, including one of the nation's largest free-standing children's hospitals. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Valley Children's Hospital as one of the best children's hospitals in the country in neonatology in the new 2016-2017 Best Children's Hospitals ranking. Candidates interested in an attending position are also welcome to apply. Situated in the center of one of California's most stunning geographic areas, Valley Children's Hospital (formerly Children's Hospital Central California) has the largest NICU in California. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team of 15 amazing physicians who provide incredible care in a warm, welcoming environment while enjoying interesting, challenging cases. At Valley Children's main campus, you'll love working at a stunning, state-of-the-art, 356-bed facility that sits on a 50-acre campus on the idyllic bluffs of the San Joaquin River, with the Sierra Nevada Mountains as your backdrop. A Magnet Nursing facility, Valley Children's offers an exceptional support staff along with a busy, growing practice that includes an excellent compensation package. Valley Children's offers Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care - the highest level of care available for neonates and infants between Los Angeles and the Bay Area - in its 88-bed NICU, which includes 21 private and semi-private rooms. Valley Children's physicians and staff provide Intermediate Neonatal Intensive Care for neonates and infants in its NICU's at partner hospitals in the region - Saint Agnes Medical Center, Fresno (eight-bed community Level III unit and six-bed Level II unit), Mercy Medical Center, Merced (eight-bed unit) and Central Valley General Hospital, Hanford (four-bed unit). The network also maintains a partnership with Stanford Children's Health. Valley Children's sees more than 1,100 fragile babies and has 25,000 patient days annually. The outcomes with neonates under 1,500 grams are consistently better than other comparable centers in California. |
Situated very near the center of the state, you'll enjoy an exceptional quality of life. Residents have the unparalleled opportunity to live within one to three hours of the magnificent Pacific coast, the mountains and the San Francisco, San Jose and Los Angeles metropolitan areas. Sonoma and Napa counties and Lake Tahoe all are within a four-drive. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy living in the only city in the nation to have not just one, but three National Parks (Yosemite, King's Canyon and Sequoia) right in your own backyard. Whether you prefer the snow, the sun or the sand, it's all within your reach. And with so much varied geography, you'll also find hiking and biking trails, kayaking, fishing, local wineries, farm stands and festivals, gourmet cuisine, and that's only the tip of the iceberg. Another perk: The area is very affordable, and it boasts award-winning schools, making it the perfect choice for families. If you're looking for an exciting professional opportunity with a growing children's hospital that offers a fantastic lifestyle both inside and outside of work, this is it! For complete details and confidential consideration, please contact Glenda Smith, Principal, Pediatric Search Partners at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at (877) 440-3832.