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Mission Childrens Hospital Pediatric Gastroenterologist Asheville, NC

A well-established team of pediatric subspecialists in Asheville, NC is currently recruiting an experienced Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join another pediatric GI physician at Mission Childrens Hospital, western North Carolinas only childrens hospital.
Program/Position Highlights

Strong support within a comprehensive pediatric subspecialist team, including pediatric hospitalists
Support services including GI pathology, pediatric radiology, and pediatric anesthesiology
130 dedicated pediatric beds
Part of a Thompson Reuter Top 15 Health System serving 18 counties

Position Requirements

BC/BE by the American Board of Pediatrics with specialty certification in pediatric gastroenterology
Licensed or eligible for medical licensure in North Carolina

Competitive Benefits

Up to $10,000 in relocation assistance
Competitive compensation
Comprehensive benefits package
Malpractice insurance and paid CME

About Mission Childrens Hospital

We are the only Children's Hospital in Western North Carolina. We have over 60 pediatric subspecialists in 23 different disciplines providing expert care in the childhood diseases, disorders and conditions they treat. Our providers form a very special team committed to providing not only clinically excellent care, but also personalized, family-centered care for our patients and the families who love them.

Mission Children's Hospital has an average of 3,000 patient admissions to our pediatric inpatient units, including an 8-bed PICU, 4,500 pediatric surgeries, and 14,000 pediatric visits to our Emergency Department. Each year approximately 700 ill and premature newborns receive life-saving care in our level III 51-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Mission is a level II trauma center serving the 18 counties of western NC.

Mission Children's Hospital provides care to all children, regardless of their family's ability to pay.

Quality of Life

Asheville, North Carolina, is consistently ranked among the top 15 places to live in the United States. Downtown Asheville is alive with art, theater, music, street festivals, fine dining and shopping. The scenic mountain location showcases the amenities of a large city while retaining the charm and friendliness of a medium-sized town
Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the states sixth-largest health system with almost 11,000 employees and is western North Carolinas only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health provider CarePartners, and the regions only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Womens Health and Mission Childrens Hospital, the regions only childrens hospital. Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the systems flagship hospital and is licensed for 795 beds. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.