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Faculty - Pediatric Nephrology

Children’s Nebraska Omaha, NE Salary, Varies
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Children’s Nebraska, together with the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), is currently recruiting a board certified/eligible Pediatric Nephrologist to join a thriving academic practice. The Division of Pediatric Nephrology currently comprises five physicians and three nurse practitioners, a nurse case manager, dedicated clinic and dialysis nurses, pharmacists, a dietitian, transplant coordinators, social workers, child life, a music therapist, and education specialist.  This is a unique opportunity with unlimited potential to advance a strong clinical and academic career in Pediatric Nephrology.  The position includes a competitive salary and a faculty appointment at UNMC commensurate with prior rank and experience.


We provide full service, providing care from prenatal consultation through transition to adult nephrology, inpatient and outpatient care and consultation at Children’s Nebraska. Our team conducts multidisciplinary clinics with Urology, Cardiology and provides prenatal consultations with Urology, Cardiology, Neonatology, Maternal Fetal Medicine and Genetics.  As the only Pediatric Dialysis unit in the state, we provide comprehensive dialysis to include hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, CRRT with NxState and Carpediem. When fully staffed, we will add plasmapheresis. Our physicians manage the medical care of kidney transplant patients in close collaboration with transplant surgeons at Nebraska Medicine. 


Exciting research opportunities are available, with potential support from the Child Health Research Institute, NIH ECHO and IDeA states funding. Existing research projects involve collaboration with Neonatology, Biochemistry, and Nutrition, and we participate in industry-sponsored clinical trials. We are active members of the Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Research Consortium. Quality improvement projects are welcomed, and we participate in SCOPE, IROC, and NAPRTCs.


Children’s Nebraska is a 225-bed, nonprofit organization. Children’s is home to the only Level II Pediatric Trauma Center and Level IV NICU in the state and the region’s first Cardiac Care Unit.  Children’s is the only full-service, pediatric healthcare center in Nebraska providing expertise in more than 50 pediatric specialty services to children across a five-state region and beyond.  Our recently expanded surgical space, NICU, radiology and Emergency Department help us achieve our mission to improve the life of every child.


As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. UNMC excellence spans all disciplines from primary care through organ transplantation; UNMC is one of a few centers offering small bowel and multivisceral transplantation, and averages 8-10 isolated pediatric kidney transplants annually.


Omaha enjoys four distinct seasons, along with an exciting metropolitan community and a population of nearly one million. Omaha is a safe city where families enjoy 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, museums, a world class zoo, and fine dining that will appeal to every taste. Outdoor recreational activities including golf, hiking, cycling, hunting, fishing, camping, and water sports are immediately available. Additionally, Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools. In addition to the many collegiate sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Curling Trials, Equestrian events, and the College World Series. All of this, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for an extraordinary quality of life.


We are committed to increasing diversity in our organizations to reflect the population that we serve and encourage applications from all candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) may be submitted to: Teri Jo Mauch, Division Chief, at, or Jacki Nun, Administrator, Physician and Faculty Recruitment,, 712-251-7444. All replies will be treated with confidentiality.

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Full-time Employee
Date Posted June 13, 2024
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Varies
Shift Custom
SOC Category 29-1069.00 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
Zipcode 68114
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