Location: Charlotte / Concord, NC
Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital 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 Advance Practice Providers and excellent support from nurses, dietitians and social workers. This is a full-time clinical position, with a collegial, friendly, and supportive division. Graduating fellows are encouraged to apply. Specialized services include a liver transplant, intestinal motility, IBD, intestinal rehabilitation, allergic GI disorders, feeding clinic and a weight management programs. This new position is for a specialist to provide inpatient and outpatient general gastroenterology care for patients at Levine Children’s Hospital and at our satellite clinics.
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 Hospital (LCH) is the most comprehensive children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington, DC, helping families stay close to home. The freestanding children’s hospital has 12 floors with a total of 234 patient beds, including a 20-bed, combined Cardiovascular/Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, a 20-bed Day Hospital and an 85-bed Neonatal ICU. LCH has been ranked among the “Best Children’s Hospitals” in the nation by US News & World Report in seven pediatric specialties for 2019-2020 including Gastroenterology and GI Surgery. We are committed to being the region’s leading provider of pediatric health care services.
Our educational mission includes a well-regarded Pediatric Residency Program and participating in the teaching of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine third and fourth year medical students. LCH offers an excellent environment for clinical research and quality improvement work.
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.