Pediatric Endocrinology

Employer
Cox Health
Location
Springfield, Missouri
Posted
Nov 01, 2021
Position Type
Permanent

CoxHealth is recruiting for a board-certified/eligible Pediatric Endocrinologist. This position will be hosted in our newly renovated Pediatric Specialty Clinic and will join our other Ped Endocrinologist, Ped GI, Ped Neurology, and Ped Sleep Physicians. Outreach clinic support is also provided through St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) with Ped Urology, Ped Ophthalmology, and Ped Hematology/Oncology.

This position is primarily outpatient based with hospital consults. Exceptional pediatric inpatient unit 15 beds with hospitalist coverage, PICU 6-bed, and NICU 32 beds - providers collaborate well together. Our program includes a CDCES diabetes educator and inpatient/outpatient dietary support.

Opportunities for academic appointment and graduate medical education are available as well through University of Missouri Medical School, CoxHealth Family Practice residency, and Kansas City area medical schools.

About CoxHealth:

Our health system includes six hospitals with more than 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties. 

CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics, hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.

About Springfield, Missouri:

Springfield, Missouri is a vibrant and energetic area that serves as a hub for health care, entertainment, and shopping for southwest Missouri. It's the third largest city in Missouri, with a metro population of more than 450,000. Springfield is consistently rated as one of the "Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation" by Money Magazine. It offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams, and an established academic community. Enjoy a low cost of living, convenient airport access and top-rated schools.  

For more information, contact Paula Johnson at: 800-869-4201 or by e-mail at: paula.johnson@coxhealth.com

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