As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
July 2019 to June 2020
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to be able to shape the development of a new pediatric residency training program. Nemours Children’s Hospital is seeking a dynamic, motivated, self-driven, graduating pediatric resident to serve as the chief resident for our inaugural Pediatric Residency Training Program in Orlando, Florida.
The chief resident position would serve for one year from July 2019-June 2020 and oversee the 12 pediatric residents during their intern year. There will be a high level of emphasis on family centered care, simulation training, research, quality improvement and patient safely. The chief resident would have the opportunity to purse clinical activity during this time in line with their future career endeavors in addition to performing primary administrative duties. Salary is $100,000 with a competitive benefits package. There is no state income tax in Florida.
Requirements for application include: •Must be a current PGY3 pediatric resident or PGY4 medicine pediatrics resident in good standing with an ACGME accredited training program •Will graduate on time in June of 2019 from an ACGME approved residency training program •Must be American Board of Pediatrics eligible at the start of the position
To apply for the position, please send the following: •Updated curriculum vitae •Cover letter describing why you are interested in applying for the position •Letter of recommendation from your current Pediatric (Med/Peds) Residency Program director
Please send all inquiries/applications to:
Amber Hoffman, MD, FAAP Program Director, Pediatric Residency Training Program Associate Division Chief, General Academic Pediatrics Medical Director, Hospital Medicine Nemours Children's Hospital 13535 Nemours Parkway Orlando, Fl 32827
C (407) 414-7421 O (407) 567-3882 F (407) 650-7082 Amber.Hoffman@nemours.org
Located in Orlando, Fla., Nemours Children’s Hospital is the newest addition to the Nemours integrated healthcare system. Our 100-bed pediatric hospital also features the area’s only 24-hour Emergency Department designed just for kids as well as outpatient pediatric clinics including several specialties previously unavailable in the region. A hospital designed by families for families, Nemours Children’s Hospital blends the healing power of nature with the latest in healthcare innovation to deliver world-class care to the children of Central Florida and beyond. In keeping with our goal of bringing Nemours care into the communities we serve, we also provide specialty outpatient care in several clinics located throughout the region.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.