Job ID: 289518813  |  Last Updated: 6/13/2018

Pediatric Intensivist Needed in Sunny Metro Southeast. Forbes Top Ten Smartest Cities

Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children
Huntsville, AL
Applicant Contact
Suzanne LeCroix
Physician Recruiter
(256) 265-9639

Job Description

Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children is currently looking for a new member to add to our Pediatric Intensivist Team.

We have an 11-bed unit and 3 full time Board Certified Pediatric Intensivists. Excellent work/life balance with NINE 24 hour shifts per month and minimal call back.

About Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children

Stand-alone facility dedicated to caring for women, infants, children, and adolescents
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital affiliate clinic for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, one of only 7 in the US
Established in 2002 and growing
Serving a 1.25 million draw area in northern Alabama and southern Tennessee
Offers the region's most comprehensive and experienced maternal and child health programs
Rated in the Top 50 Pediatric Programs in the nation.
Average of 5,000 births/year and 16,000 admissions annually
One of a kind in the region with a 16-bed Pediatric ER, 11 bed PICU,
45 bed Level III NICU, 40-bed Pediatric Inpatient facility. Nearest PICU is Birmingham or Nashville, each almost 2 hours away.

Huntsville, with a population of 386,661 in the metro area, is a high-tech, family oriented, multi cultural community with excellent schools, dining and entertainment. It is nestled at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains with an abundance of activities to do inside or out. Huntsville is situated in the fastest growing major metropolitan area in Alabama, and with the highest per capita income in the southeast, Huntsville is the best place to live, learn and work.
We are a community on the move with rich values and traditions while progressing with new ideas, exciting technologies and creative talents.

Public schools boast more national merit scholars per capita than any other in the country
Technology, space and defense industry play a major role in Huntsville
Huntsville/Madison County boasts more Doctorate degrees per capita than any other city in the nation
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Broadway Theater League, Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, US Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville Botanical Garden, Hsv Museum of Art, Constitution Hall Village, Early Works Children's Museum, Monte Sano State Park and Bridgstreet Town center are just some of the main attractions!
The City of Huntsville received Standard & Poor's highest possible AAA bond rating for strength of the local economy.
Huntsville named one of the Top 10 Smartest Cities in the World by Forbes.
Huntsville named one of the Top 50 Best Places to Raise Children in the U.S. By Business Week.

Employer Profile

Huntsville Hospital is an 941- bed Level I Trauma Center and the regional referral center for all of North Alabama and Southern Tennessee with a catchment area of 1.25 million people. 165,000 annual ER visits, including a dedicated Pediatric ER at our Women's & Children's Hospital, physician support in over 65 medical specialties. The hospital has 24/7 in-house Hospitalist, Radiology, Cardiology, Trauma, Orthopedic and Neurosurgical Coverage. 101 ICU beds. Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children accounts for 242 of those beds, with a Level III 45 bed RNICU, an 11 bed PICU, an 8 bed Adult ICU and a 16 bed dedicated Pediatric ER. It is also home to one of St. Jude's Children's Research Clinics. Madison Hospital is our brand new state of the art facility with 64 beds. It is a community hospital with a 21 bed Emergency Room.

Alabamas Only Top 50 Heart Hospital by Truven Health Analytics
Americas 50 Best Cardiac Surgery Programs by Healthgrades
Top 50 Cardiovascular Programs by Truven Health Analytics
Cardiac Care Excellence Award by Healthgrades
Huntsville Hospital listed as Beckers Top 150 Hospitals
America's 100 Best Spine Surgery Programs by Healthgrades
Certified Primary Stroke Center by American Heart Association and American Stroke Association
Huntsville Hospital is one of only seven Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksites in Alabama

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