Medical Director - Pediatric Endocrinology

Charlotte, North Carolina
May 03, 2022
Position Type

Novant Health Pediatric Endocrinology in Charlotte, NC has a full time Medical Director opportunity for a BC/BE Pediatric Endocrinologist to join a rapidly growing practice that currently includes one Pediatric Endocrinologist and two nurse practitioners. This full-time position consists of 4.5 clinical days and 1/2 day of dedicated administrative time per week. Call coverage for consultations on the pediatric inpatient floor, PICU, NICU, and pediatric emergency department is shared among all providers, typically rotating weekly. The practice currently has one satellite location and is looking to add additional satellite locations in the near future to serve the growing population. There is full time RN, Dietitian, and Diabetes Educator support, along with experienced medical assistants and clerical staff.

Medical Director Leadership Duties:
The responsibilities of the leadership team will include creating and sustaining aligned clinic culture, reducing unwarranted clinical variation, financial planning, oversight of day-to-day clinic operations, and driving strategic change. As medical director, the individual will also serve as the connection point for bidirectional communication between clinic providers and medical group leadership. In partnership with clinic administers, lead clinicians are responsible for:

  • Helping develop a common vision and purpose for the clinic that supports community needs and Novant Health’s mission, vision, and values
  • Partnering with medical group leadership to develop positive office culture
  • Understanding and communicating concepts necessary for the operational success of the clinic including quality care, safety, accessibility, financial responsibility, customer service, and workflow streams utilizing technological advancements.   
  • Serving as an effective role model and transformational leader
  • Providing leadership in teamwork development and provider wellness
  • Overseeing efficient operation of patient care in the office
  • Overseeing efficient operation of patient care 
  • Sharing accountability with the clinic administrator to achieve the financial and budgetary goals of the clinic
  • Counseling individual providers on issues such as In Basket management, coding, clinical quality, behavior, attendance, and patient complaints
  • Develop research opportunity for our pediatric endocrinology clinic
  • Ensure a multidisciplinary approach to clinical care
  • Provider leadership in developing referral streams inclusive of secondary market

The greater Charlotte market offers attractive living in both metro  and surrounding suburbs. Enjoy access to shopping, fine dining, plentiful outdoor recreation, professional sporting events, concerts, and cultural events, public and private schools, and universities. Enjoy beautiful North Carolina weather, 4 balanced seasons, access to mountains and beaches, and an international airport.  

Pediatric Specialty at Novant Health

  • Available level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) provides infants with the highest possible level of care
  • Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital is a member of the prestigious Children’s Hospital Association
  • Hemby Children’s Hospital is a Magnet Health Care facility recognized for excellence in nursing
  • The St. Jude Affiliate Clinic at Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital has been recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a hemophilia care Center of Excellence
  • A comprehensive offering of pediatric sub-specialties including neurology, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, pulmonology, infectious disease, oncology and hematology, sleep medicine, nephrology, developmental and behavioral pediatrics, and sports medicine

Novant Health offers:

  • 2-Year salary guarantee
  • NH Medical Group employed
  • Medical and Retirement Benefits
  • Paid Leave Benefits
  • Relocation Allowance
  • CME Allowance
  • System wide EHR-Epic
  • Malpractice
  • Work-Life balance

Novant Health Medical Group

  • Is one of the largest medical groups in the nation
  • Offers resiliency training for physicians and team members to prevent burnout
  • Is nationally recognized for advanced care and one of the largest community based, non-profit healthcare systems
  • Is well known for being physician-led and physician-driven. For example, our physicians are in every area of leadership across the organization. That means every strategic discussion has physicians at the table, and every market partners a physician leader with an administrator. The result is a focus on the details that are important to physicians.

What does it mean to be a part of Novant Health? 

  • A commitment to patient centered care and our model of spending more time with each patient, and creating a seamless system of care for our patients are the foundations of our success
  • Sharing a philosophy of putting high value on the patient experience
  • Novant Health is an integrated network of physician clinics, outpatient facilities and hospitals that delivers a seamless and convenient healthcare experience to communities in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia.
  • The Novant Health network consists of more than 1,800 physicians and over 35,000 employees who provide care at nearly 800 locations, including 15 hospitals and hundreds of outpatient facilities and physician clinics.
  • In 2021, Novant Health was the highest-ranking healthcare system in North Carolina to be included on Forbes' Best Employers for Diversity list. 
  • Diversity MBA Magazine ranked Novant Health first in the nation on its 2021 list of “Best Places for Women & Diverse Managers to Work.”
  • In 2020, Novant Health provided more than $1.02 billion in community benefit, including financial assistance and services.

To be considered, please send a formal CV to Stephanie Floyd:

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