The Cleveland Clinic is seeking a Pediatric Pulmonologist to join our Center for Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine within the Pediatric Institute of Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital. The position will have privileges at Cleveland Clinic and Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation, one of only 13 free-standing pediatric rehab hospitals nationwide, located 2 miles from the Clinic’s Main Campus.
The Center for Pediatric Pulmonary provides a variety of both inpatient and outpatient clinical services, with teaching responsibilities for medical students, residents and fellows. Existing programs include severe asthma, BPD, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, bronchoscopy, aerodigestive, home ventilator, and sleep medicine. Within our Center, we have 8 physicians, including sleep medicine physician and 4 nurse practitioners as well as a full complement of ancillary staff including administrative support, nurse care coordinators, and respiratory therapists. The Pediatric Institute provides administrative and clinical support for clinical research. We have active partnerships with our PICU, NICU, Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery teams and the #3 nationally ranked adult Pulmonary Medicine program.
The successful applicant should be board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Pulmonology. Additional Board Eligibility/Certification in Sleep Medicine is desired and prior sleep medicine experience is preferred. Experience with bronchoscopy is required and a passion for caring for children with complex medical needs.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is consistently ranked as one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and has 389 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 300 physicians in 55 pediatric medical and surgical specialties providing over 692,000 outpatient visits, 13,500 inpatient admissions, 10,721 surgeries, and accepting over 1,500 transports per year. Cleveland Clinic healthcare system was recently ranked 2nd in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and is a world leader in patient safety and patient experience.
John Carl, MD Director, Center for Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.
Internal Number: VCF19-12
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Cleveland Clinic Children’s was ranked as a national leader in pediatric clinical care by U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 edition of “Best Children’s Hospitals", and earned national recognition from U.S. News in nine specialties.
About Cleveland Clinic Children’s
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is a part of the Cleveland Clinic health system and offers full medical, surgical and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents. Cleveland Clinic Children’s supports 126 acute care beds at Cleveland Clinic's main campus and 284 pediatric beds system wide; in addition, pediatric services are available at 43 Clinic sites in Northeast Ohio. A staff of more than 300 full-time pediatricians and sub-specialists see 800,000 pediatric visits each year and provide hospital care for 18,000 children per year.
Cleveland Clinic Children's offers three facilities dedicated to the medical, surgical and rehabilitative care of infants, children and adolescents. Our Inpatient Hospital and Outpatient Center are both located at our main campus in Cleveland, OH. We also offer inpatient and outpatient care at many of our regional hospitals and family health centers throughout Northeast Oh...io. Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation offers inpatient care, day hospital care and a comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient services and is located in the Shaker Heights neighborhood of Cleveland, OH.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s is a non-profit, multi-specialty academic medical center integrating clinical care, research and education. Cleveland Clinic Children’s consistently ranks among the “Best Children’s Hospitals” by U.S.News & World Report. Visit us online at www.clevelandclinic.org/childrens and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/clevelandclinicchildrens.
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Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S.News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. More than 3,000 full-time salaried physicians and researchers and 11,000 nurses represent 120 medical specialties and subspecialties. The Cleveland Clinic health system includes a main campus near downtown Cleveland, eight community hospitals, more than 75 Northern Ohio outpatient locations, including 16 full-service Family Health Centers, Cleveland Clinic Florida, the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, Cleveland Clinic Canada, and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. In 2013, there were 5.5 million outpatient visits throughout the Cleveland Clinic health system and 157,000 hospital admissions. Patients came for treatment from every state and from more than 130 countries. Visit us at www.clevelandclinic.org.