Duke Pediatric Cardiology Inpatient Specialist
Duke Pediatric Cardiology and Duke University School of Medicine is seeking an inpatient pediatric cardiac hospitalist to be responsible for the daily functioning and coordination of care for the cardiology inpatient service. Candidates should be BE/BC in pediatric cardiology, academically motivated, and skilled at collaborating with the pediatric cardiac team and other in-house specialists. This position will be focused on coordination of care for the cardiology inpatient service, and the consultative and collaborative interface with cardiac intensivists, cardiology subspecialists and medical subspecialists.
The ideal candidate would be motivated to develop a high functioning inpatient service with improved outcomes, improved continuity of care and a service that meets the needs of families, consulting services, and referring cardiologists. Interest in the development of practice protocols, quality improvement initiatives, and inpatient education initiatives would be a plus.
The inpatient service commitment would be approximately two weeks and one weekend per month leaving significant time for the development of subspecialty practice based on candidate interest, training, and experience. For more information on Duke’s Division of Pediatric Cardiology, please click: https://pediatrics.duke.edu/divisions/cardiology.
Faculty appointments and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s academic record. The Department of Pediatrics offers a robust compensation plan that rewards clinical productivity and academic excellence. Additionally, faculty members enjoy Duke’s generous benefit package including retirement plans, dental, vision, CME, moving allowances, and tuition assistance.
The Greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill is family-friendly, while offering young singles many options for an active outdoor and social life. The Research Triangle Park, a globally prominent high-tech research and development center conceived around the three academic centers in the region, has made the area culturally diverse, economically resilient and nationally recognized as a great place to live.
Interested candidates should apply with CV and letter of interest via the APPLY link.
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