Job ID: 289308137  |  Last Updated: 11/14/2017

Child Neurology Opportunity with Carilion Children's in Roanoke, VA

Carilion Children's
Roanoke, VA
Applicant Contact
Penny Daniel
Senior Physician Recruiter
(540) 224-5373
(540) 983-1169
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Carilion Clinic is recruiting an additional Child Neurologist to join the Department of Pediatrics for Carilion Children's Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia. The hospital includes an 8-bed PICU, a 27-bed inpatient unit and a 60-bed NICU/intermediate nursing and is part of Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, a 763-bed teaching/tertiary, Level 1 trauma center serving one million people in western Virginia. Carilion Clinic is a progressive, emerging leader in American healthcare dedicated to improving outcomes and enhancing value for every patient, and advancing the quality of care through medical education and research. A physician-led multi-specialty healthcare organization, Carilion Clinic operates 7 community hospitals, 220+ outpatient clinics, 650+ physicians representing more than 70 specialties, and 12 residency programs and 11 fellowship programs.

Great opportunity for a fourth Pediatric Neurologist to join Carilion Clinic's hospital-based specialty group to provide outpatient and inpatient care and consultations with the full support of pediatric hospitalists and intensivists. On site outpatient/inpatient EEG capabilities with video EEG monitoring available provided by inpatient EEG technicians. As part of our clinically-oriented child neurology practice, you will have the opportunity for academic pursuits at the new Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine but will focus on providing child neurological care to a pediatric population of over 300,000 within Carilion s primary and secondary service areas in western Virginia. Carilion Clinic Children s Hospital includes multiple pediatric subspecialties with staff pediatricians and intensivists providing primary management while child neurology provides consultative services. Shared call coverage that is primarily remote consultative call during the evening and weekends, 1:4.

Other hospital based pediatric physicians include: General Pediatrics, Critical Care, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Pulmonary, Sleep Medicine, Neonatology, Surgery, Neurosurgery, Hematology Oncology, Psychiatry Behavorial Medicine, Allergy, and Developmental Pediatrics.

We seek candidates who possess leadership skills and excellent communication skills. Research and teaching opportunities available within our GME programs at the new Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, which opened Fall 2010, on our hospital campus in Roanoke, VA. Candidates must be Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatrics with subspecialty in Neurology or Board Certified/Eligible in Neurology with special qualifications in child neurology. Graduating fellows encouraged to apply.

A five time "All America City", the Roanoke Valley is a metropolitan area of more than 300,000, located at the southern tip of the Shenandoah Valley, surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains. The region offers recreational, cultural, and professional opportunities, including: Mild four seasons, biking the Blue Ridge Parkway to hiking the Appalachian Trail, boating, swimming, superb bass fishing and lake front properties at Smith Mountain Lake, theatre, symphony, opera, fine arts, history science museums, a planetarium, and snow skiing two hours away offering chalets or five-star lodging. Award winning public schools, magnet centers, private institutions, nationally ranked acclaimed colleges and universities.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Contact Information Penny Daniel, Physician Recruiter

Carilion Clinic

PO Box 40032

Roanoke, VA 24022

PH: 540-224-5373


Employer Profile

Carilion Clinic is a multi-specialty, physician-led healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Virginia. Carilion Clinic is committed to patient-centered care, education and research, supported by an ongoing commitment to quality and service. With nationally recognized specialists, primary care physicians, award-winning nurses and the latest technology and state-of-the-art facilities, Carilion Clinic is bringing tomorrow's healthcare into focus today. Carilion Clinic offers the region's only Level 1 trauma center (with Lifeguard emergency transport helicopters) and neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. As one of the largest hospitals in the state of Virginia, the 703-bed facility located in Roanoke recently completed a large expansion project, adding a new Emergency Department, labor and Delivery Unit, and the Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital, complete with a Pediatric Emergency Room. Carilion Clinic has facilities in communities throughout Southwest Virginia. They include 8 hospitals, more than 220 physician practices, and 25 GME programs. With over 11,000 employees and more than 650 physicians representing 60 specialties, Carilion is a healthcare leader. Virginia Tech and Carilion Clinic brought together the power of research, innovation and medicine to create the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, which opened in August 2010. The school and research institute will capitalize on Virginia Tech's world-class strength in basic sciences, bioinformatics and engineering. They will also utilize Carilion's excellent physicians and rich history in medical education to train the next generation of physician leaders.

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