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Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Omaha, NE

Job Description



Children’s Hospital & Medical Center with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine is recruiting a Neonatologist.  Children’s is a vibrant free standing pediatric teaching hospital and Nebraska’s only full service pediatric specialty health care center focused on extraordinary clinical care, education, clinical and outcomes research and advocacy.  This is an ideal time to join our team because the hospital is embarking on transformational programmatic and physical growth to address our local, regional, national and global patient care.  The hospital currently has a 40-bed Level IV NICU, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Specialized Clinical Pediatric Services, and a 20-bed PICU.  We have 50+ Specialty Clinics, 185+ Specialists, 13 Satellite Offices, Pediatric Fellowship programs, and we are Magnet Certified.  Our new campus expansion plans include an additional 100 beds to the existing 145, increasing the NICU to 70 beds, Fetal Care Center, PICU, Cardiac Center including dedicated intensive care, Surgical Services, Education, Clinical & Outcomes Research. A Neonatology Fellowship Program is due to open in 2019.   

The Division of Neonatology is looking for individuals doubled boarded in Neonatology or Intensive Care. Alternatively, preference will be given to individuals boarded in Neonatology.  The additional neonatologist(s) will optimize the care and outcome of newborns with congenital cardiovascular disease by developing clinical protocols and educational programs.  Ideal candidates will have an interest in relevant basic/translational/clinical research. The Division is keen to develop robust research infrastructure and programs, and funds to develop a research program are available based on the candidate’s expertise. Individuals will hold a faculty appointment at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine commensurate with their credentials and they will join the current faculty of 13 neonatologists.  The Children’s Hospital & Medical Center has the only level IV NICU in the state of Nebraska and is the site of neonatal respiratory and cardiac ECMO as well as a large number of open heart surgeries, including an active heart transplant program.  He/she will have administrative, academic, and clinical experience within a complex, pediatric tertiary care medical center.  We seek individuals with strong emotional and social intelligence and a demonstrated ability to connect with others in a meaningful way at all levels of the organization and university.

Omaha is a vibrant metropolitan with a population of over 900,000 which enjoys four distinct seasons.  The people of Omaha make it a safe city where it is special to live and enjoy all the amenities of a big city with the warmth of the Midwest.  The area is rich in cultural activities including a professional symphony, ballet, theater, art, history, and children’s museums, and a world class zoo that will appeal to every taste.  Additionally, Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools. There are numerous universities and colleges most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University, and the College of Saint Mary’s.  In addition to the many collegial sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials, and the College World Series just to name a few.  All this combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies make for an extraordinary quality of life.

Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) should be submitted to:

Brenda Krull, Physician/Faculty Acquisition,,  or 402-955-6971,

Cell:  402-619-6604.  All replies will be treated with confidentiality.


Job Details

Date Posted September 6, 2017
Date Closes December 5, 2017
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary
Experience Level Expert (Highly skilled)
SOC Category 29-1065.00 Pediatricians, General
Zipcode 68114

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Domestic Partner Benefits (Same-Sex)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Group Homeowners and Auto
  • Group Legal
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Professional Liability
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Doctor (On-site)
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Remote Access
  • Shuttle Service
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Workout Facilities

This job requires the following skills

  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • JCAHO Standards
  • Patient Safety
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Medical Education / Training
  • Medication Administration
  • Patient Evaluations
  • Intensive Care
  • Pediatric Care
  • Excellent Communication

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