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Developmental Pediatrician

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

Job Description

Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician

  • The Department of Pediatrics/College of Medicine and the Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) of the University of  Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), in conjunction with Children's Hospital & Medical Center are actively recruiting a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician to join our well-established team.  We are seeking a candidate board certified in Pediatrics as well as board eligible/certified in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics or board eligible/certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities.
  • Our ideal candidate will continue to develop our comprehensive academic/ clinical program.  For candidates with research interests, opportunities also exist to develop new or collaborative research initiatives.  A faculty appointment would be commensurate with experience. Our Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics program serves both Children’s and MMI.  Our interdisciplinary team includes 2 board certified Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians, 2 nurse practitioners, a clinical nurse specialist and behavioral health providers. 
  • Located in Omaha, Children’s provides expertise in more than 40 pediatric specialty services to children and families across a five-state region and beyond. The 145-bed, non-profit hospital  provides extensive inpatient services as well as more than 30 pediatric specialty clinics for a variety of specialized needs including cardiology, neurology, pediatric cancer, neonatal intensive care follow-up, diabetes, and physical, occupational, and speech therapies.
  • With a mission to improve the quality of life for persons with disabilities and their families, MMI has over 300 faculty and staff in the numerous health and rehabilitation related fields.  Located on the UNMC campus, MMI provides over 50,000 patient visits per year (70% community based), conducts both basic and applied research, and has an academic teaching program.  The Nebraska LEND and UCEDD programs are located at MMI. 
  • Omaha is a vibrant city with a metropolitan population of 900,000.  Offering excellent schools, Omaha is a safe, family-oriented town.  Omaha has become a major center for NCAA events including the College World Series, Volleyball Final Four, Regional Division I Basketball, and the Olympic Swimming Trials.  Omaha is the home of the largest community theater in the country, has an excellent symphony and opera, hosts top touring Broadway shows and concerts, and our own world class zoo.  Property values are among the most affordable in the country for a city of this size.  Omaha is consistently ranked as one of the most livable and family-friendly cities in the United States. 

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

Brenda Krull, Administrator, Physician/Faculty Acquisition, or 402-955-6971.  All replies will be treated with confidentiality.

Job Details

Date Posted October 30, 2017
Date Closes January 28, 2018
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary
Experience Level Experienced (7-15 yrs. experience)
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

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • JCAHO Standards
  • Patient Safety
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Medical Education / Training
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Pediatric Care
  • Healthcare Therapy / Therapist
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