Inova Children's Hospital is seeking candidates for a cardiac focused intensivist to join the Critical Care Division. Candidates are preferred to be board certified in Pediatrics and board certified or eligible Pediatric Critical Care, additionally will have received formal training or experience in Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care. Applicants should be eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia.
The position will report to the Medical Director of Critical Care with the primary responsibility of caring for patients under the CICU service. Scholarly and research interests are highly desirable, as is teaching experience, as faculty positions within affiliated teaching institutions will also be included in the role.
Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's best hospitals for Cardiology and Heart Surgery, the Congenital Heart Program at Inova Children's Hospital has been caring for the children of Northern Virginia and the Greater Washington Region for more than 25 years. Each year, the program is responsible for more than 550 procedures. The program provides surgical repair of the most complex congenital heart defects, including hypoplastic left heart syndrome. In addition to providing care for children with complex congenital anomalies, the program is able to provide a lifetime of care as part of the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, which includes the Adult Congenital Program. Inova Children's Hospital consistently outperforms national benchmarks in surgical survival, surgical site infections, and hospital acquired infections.
The Pediatric Cardiac ICU includes 8 dedicated beds (with flex beds that allow for expansion) within a 26 bed PICU. A 22-bed Cardiac Intermediate Care Unit provides specialized care to patients stepping down from ICU level care.
The Inova Children's Hospital is the only dedicated children's hospital in Northern Virginia. The Inova Children's Hospital provides care in a welcoming hospital that offers the latest in technical innovation in kid-friendly spaces to include:
226-bed pediatric hospital with all private rooms
108-bed, level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) with private and semiprivate rooms
26-bed, all-private Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), including an 8-bed Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU), each extra corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) capable
22-bed Pediatric Cardiac Unit and Intermediate Care Unit
48-bed Medical/Surgical Unit, with in-unit Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
22-bed Hematology/Oncology Unit with positive-pressure ventilated, protective-care environment
Child and family support space on every floor, including four indoor play rooms, an outdoor park, and four family lounges
Child Life Services within each unit and within ancillary departments and surgical services
Specialized pediatric air and ground transport service
Ronald McDonald family room and on-campus Ronald McDonald House
Access to Inova Translational Medicine Institute genomic studies
Pediatric Emergency Department
Pediatric Surgery Center
Internal Number: 29333BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.