Pediatrician Opportunity, Akron Childrens Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) Lorain
Join our newest Akron Childrens Hospital Pediatrics location coming to Lorain, Ohio. Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics brings pediatric primary care for babies, children and teens to many northeast Ohio communities through our 30+ pediatric offices. This is an outpatient opportunity to join two Board Certified established pediatricians. This is a busy existing practice, so we welcome new graduates or established providers to join a practice that they can continue to develop and grow. This position will share in well newborn nursery coverage at Mercy Lorain Hospital and after hours call coverage. Calls only reach the physician after being screened by our excellent after hours nurse triage phone line which handles more than 90% of the calls.
Our offices follow standard hospital-based policies, while retaining the local culture of each practice. Our physicians enjoy the use of EPIC as a system-wide integrated electronic health record. Our primary care offices are all PCMH certified. The Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of care that puts patients at the forefront of care. PCMHs build better relationships between people and their clinical care teams. Research shows that they improve quality, the patient experience and staff satisfaction, while reducing health care costs.
This opportunity offers:
- Attractive guaranteed base salary
- Starting Bonus paid upon receiving medical staff privileges
- Quality and Productivity Bonuses
- Comprehensive benefits package
- Occurrence based malpractice
- Relocation assistance
- Generous vacation and CME time/money
- Student loan repayment strategies with Fiducius Student Loan Financial Planning.
Akron Childrens Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best childrens hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.
To ensure our families have convenient access to care, we have 2 hospital campuses, regional health centers and 50+ primary and specialty care locations across an urban, suburban and rural region of Ohio. The services and subspecialties at Akron Childrens Hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today - from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.
While we are ranked among the best children's hospitals in the country, it's our compassionate approach to treatment that makes us truly exceptional. Whether it's investing in new research, designing our facilities, or simply making our equipment kid-sized, everything we do is for our kids and their families. Through a combination of revolutionary treatments and extraordinary patient experiences, our care does more than heal. It brings the entire family together for emotional support and understanding across multiple locations to reach the communities we serve. With more than 1.2 million patient encounters in 2019, weve been leading the way to healthier futures for children since 1890.
Lorain county is located in the northeastern portion of Ohio. The population is approximately 500,000 and is part of the Cleveland-Elyria metropolitan statistical area making it the fourth largest county in Ohio. Living in Lorain and the surrounding area offers residents a suburban feel close to all the amenities of a larger city. Lorain is a county steeped in rich history but also provides a unique lakefront living experience.
Lorain county offers residents unlimited outdoor fun around Lake Erie, as all type of boating, fishing and other water sports are enjoyed here. Lorain county is especially known for its kayaking up the Black River to Lake Erie that offers one of a kind scenery of wildlife and up-close views of the famous Lorain Lighthouse. This area also has several nice beaches including the recently restored Lakeview Park and Beach in Lorain which is one of Lake Eries most picturesque lakes and popular for swimming and sunbathing.
Residents can also experience a wide range of parks and nature related features as there are several parks along the Erie shoreline including the Veterans Memorial Park, and Showse Park as well as several nature reservations such as the Vermillion River Reservation, the Sandy Ridge Reservation and the Black River Reservation all offering unique opportunities for bird watching, hiking, walking and biking trails, and adventure! Residents can also enjoy some cultural attractions such as the Allen Memorial Art Museum and the Stocker Arts Center, as well explore a county rich in history.
- To treat every child as we would our own
- To treat others as they would like to be treated
- To turn no child away for any reason
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.