General Pediatric Cardiologist

Location
Cleveland, Ohio
Posted
Oct 14, 2020
Ref
587995
Specialty
Cardiology
Position Type
Permanent
Cleveland Clinic Children's is seeking a General Pediatric Cardiologist to join the Pediatric Cardiology Department in the Institute of Pediatrics at Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital at Main Campus. The successful candidate will have a strong clinical background in general pediatric cardiology, a background in clinical teaching and strong interpersonal skills to maintain good relationships with the local community of general pediatricians, family practitioners and internists. Night call and inpatient service duties at Main Campus and other outreach sites is shared equally among 12 Pediatric Cardiologists.

The successful candidate would join our staff of 15 Pediatric Cardiologists and 3 Nurse Practitioners in a busy clinical and academic practice. An interest in teaching is desirable as Main Campus is an active teaching facility for Pediatric Residents and the Pediatric Cardiology Department has an active Fellowship program. Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital has dedicated echo rooms and state of the art equipment. The Echo lab is ICAEL accredited. The interested candidate will also have the opportunity to read pediatric electrocardiograms, Holter monitors and event monitors performed at Main Campus.

A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. The Department deservedly enjoys an excellent national reputation for excellence in clinical care and patient outcomes with a world-class pediatric and congenital heart surgery team with outstanding outcomes. Board certification or eligibility in Pediatric Cardiology is required, and board certification in Adult Congenital Cardiology is preferred.

Cleveland Clinic Children's is consistently ranked as one of the best children's hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and has 300 staffed beds, located at the main campus, our free-standing Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation, and in 4 other satellite hospitals across Northeast Ohio. Our staff includes more than 350 physicians in 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties providing over 1 million outpatient visits, 20,000 inpatient admissions, 12,000 surgeries, and accepting over 1,400 transports per year. Cleveland Clinic healthcare system was recently ranked as one of the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and is a world leader in patient safety and patient experience. Cleveland Clinic Children's was ranked as one of the Best Children's Hospitals in U.S. News and World Report in all 10 specialties 2020-2021.

Peter Aziz, M.D.

Interim Department Chair, Pediatric Cardiology

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 the ~400 inpatient beds and 40+ outpatient clinics forming the Cleveland Clinic Children's network, providing over 800,000 outpatient visits, 17,000 hospital admissions, over 12,000 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 was named a top hospital and health system by Diversity Inc. in 2020. Companies on this list score well in talent pipeline, talent development, leadership commitment, and supplier diversity.

Cleveland Clinic is firmly committed to being the best place to practice in medicine and providing a safe, stable, and financially fulfilling work environment even through uncertain times. Being a physician-led organization means doing what is best for the patients, every day.

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

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