Director, Pediatric Nephrology

Location
Cleveland, OH
Posted
Aug 23, 2016
Position Type
Permanent

The Cleveland Clinic - one of the world's most distinguished academic medical centers and ranked by U.S. News & World Reportas the No. 2 Nephrology program in America in 2014-15 - is recruiting for the position of Director of the Center for Pediatric Nephrology. This position will report administratively to the Chair of the Pediatric Institute. The ideal candidate will be recognized nationally for his/her experience and accomplishments in clinical care, teaching, and research. In addition, he/she should have previous administrative and leadership experience. Board certification in Pediatric Nephrology and eligibility for licensure in Ohio are required. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with academic accomplishments is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. Excellent opportunities exist for cooperative program development with our top-ranked adult Nephrology program in the Glickman Institute, as well as for basic, clinical and translational research in the Lerner Research Institute. Cleveland Clinic physicians enjoy a collegial work environment within the framework of a large group practice, with a competitive salary enhanced by a very attractive benefits package.

The Center for Pediatric Nephrology, which includes the Judith M. Power Pediatric Dialysis Unit, is currently the top-ranked program in this specialty in Northeast Ohio according to U.S. News & World Reportand is staffed by 5 board-certified pediatric nephrologists and more than 15 dedicated support personnel who provide more than 4,000 outpatient visits and 1,700 dialysis treatments per year, working in close collaboration with our team of pediatric urologists based in the Glickman Institute. Cleveland Clinic Children's is consistently ranked as one of the best children's hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and has 429 staffed beds, of which 121 are on the main campus, 25 in our free-standing Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation, and 283 in 4 other satellite hospitals across Northeast Ohio. Our staff includes more than 300 physicians in 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties providing over 800,000 outpatient visits, 18,000 inpatient admissions, 13,000 surgeries, and accepting over 1,600 transports per year.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/Drug Free Environment

At Cleveland Clinic Children's, every child receives world-class care. At our main campus in the heart of Cleveland, Ohio, as well as at our community hospitals and Family Health Centers located throughout northern Ohio, children and families receive compassionate care from nationally and internationally renowned pediatricians and pediatric sub-specialists.
  • More than 300 pediatric medical and surgical specialists staffing 429 inpatient beds and 43 outpatient clinics forming the Cleveland Clinic Children's network, providing over 650,000 outpatient visits, 17,000 hospital admissions, 10,000 surgeries, and accepting over 1,400 hospital transfers per year.

  • More than 100 pediatric physicians are recognized annually as being among the "Best Doctors in America."

  • Cleveland Clinic Children's has consistently ranked among the "Best Children's Hospitals" by U.S. News and World Report.

  • Our pediatric neurology and neurosurgery program ranked as the best in Ohio and among the top programs in the United States.

  • Our pediatric gastroenterology program ranks among the top 10 programs in the United States according to U.S. News and World Report.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.

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The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic's Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities