Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrician
Location: Concord, NC
Atrium Health Levine Children’s is seeking a dynamic BC/BE Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrician to complement the team at Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics of the Carolinas. The practice is growing to meet the needs of the expanding clinical and educational services in Charlotte and the surrounding areas. This Physician will provide services mainly in Concord, NC (for Atrium Health Jeff Gordon Children’s Center) but may also spend time in Charlotte (for Atrium Health Levine Children’s).
The current team consists of (6) Physicians and (4) Advanced Clinical Practitioners plus excellent clinical support staff between the two locations. This Physician will provide clinical care in the subspecialty area with the evaluation and management of children with ADHD, Autism, and a wide range of developmental and behavioral problems. Ancillary Services include: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Parent Support Groups and social skill groups. The practice utilizes EMR, CPOE and digital radiology and diagnostic services. There is an opportunity to be part of the faculty and participate in teaching residents and medical students. This is a hospital-employed position offering a competitive salary plus bonus potential.
Concord, NC: 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.
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.
Atrium Health Levine Children’s is located on the campus of Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC. We treat more pediatric patients per day than any other hospital in North Carolina. Last year alone, as a referral center for pediatric trauma and pediatric surgical services, patients traveled from 19 countries and across the US to receive care from Levine Children’s Hospital (LCH.) As the most comprehensive children’s hospital between Atlanta and Washington, DC, we help families stay close to home. LCH has 236 beds and over 150 specialists across more than 30 pediatric specialties. The hospital has 4 pediatric hospitalist teams, a 20-bed PICU (including cardiac ICU), an 85-bed NICU, and an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation facility. LCH hosts a premier Pediatrics Residency Program, serves as a teaching hospital for students of the UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine, and offers excellent support for clinical research and quality improvement. LCH has repeatedly been ranked among the Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report, most recently in seven pediatric specialties for 2019-2020 including Cancer, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Neonatology and Orthopedics. Carolinas Medical Center along with LCH has earned Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The Magnet program recognizes health-care organizations for their focus on improving patient care, safety and satisfaction.