Location: Charlotte / Concord, NC
Ideally situated between mountains and beaches, Charlotte, NC has a metropolitan area of 2.4 million that continues to experience rapid growth. Charlotte is the US’s second largest banking center and has a full array of cultural activities and professional sports teams. Charlotte offers excellent public and private school options, and North Carolina is home to several world-class universities.
A fast-growing economy is one of the many assets of Concord, a city situated 20 miles from Charlotte. Concord features tourism attractions like Charlotte Motor Speedway and a regional Concord Mills shopping mall, and the city’s largest employer is Carolina Medical Center-Northeast with 4,500 employees. Higher education opportunities are available at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Barber-Scotia College, and diverse housing options range from $150,000 homes to multimillion-dollar estates. Transportation assets include Interstate 85 and Concord Regional Airport.
Atrium Health Levine Children’s is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Along with the 10 physicians, the division has 4 ACPs and excellent support from nurses, dietitians and social workers. Current GI Programs include motility, liver transplant and a feeding clinic. This new position is for a specialist to provide inpatient and outpatient general gastroenterology care for patients at Jeff Gordon Children’s Center in Concord, NC and at Levine Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, NC.
At 236 beds, Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the largest children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington DC. It serves high patient acuity as the flagship children’s hospital within the innovative Atrium Health and offers a full complement of over 150 pediatric subspecialists in over 30 different pediatric specialties. LCH has a strong Pediatric Residency Program and Atrium Health is a branch campus for third and fourth year medical students from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. LCH has repeatedly been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by U. S. News & World Report, most recently in six pediatric specialties for 2018-2019.
Jeff Gordon Children’s Center (JGCC), a part of Atrium Health Levine Children’s, is a 53-bed children’s center within Atrium Health – Cabarrus that serves Cabarrus and the surrounding counties to deliver inpatient and sub-specialty care to the pediatric patients of that community. The children’s center has a general pediatric unit, Pediatric Progressive Care Unit, and a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, as well as an out-patient Pediatric Pavilion.
Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina and Georgia. Atrium Health has over 3,000 system-employed providers and more than 60,000 employees, operating 45 acute care and specialty hospitals and over 900 care locations.