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Neonatology Medical Director for Newport News, VA (Perm)

Newport News, VA 23602

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NICU Medical Director opportunity within an hour’s drive to the beautiful Atlantic Ocean!  Pediatrix has an exciting opportunity for a Board Certified Neonatologist to lead our 3-physician and 2-NNP practice at Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News, VA.

Job Description:
  • 8-bed Level 3A NICU and active newborn service support with 1800 deliveries a year and growing, with future plans for an expanded 47,000 square foot BirthPlace that will house the NICU on a floor of the new surgical center with 13 NICU beds including single occupancy rooms
  • Responsibilities include prenatal consults, NICU coverage, newborn coverage and delivery attendance
  • Coverage model includes both in-house and at-home call supporting our team of experienced neonatal nurse practitioners and physicians’ assistants
  • Each Neonatologist will cover 1/3 of the shifts each month, splitting in-house and at-home call allowing for a flexible schedule and balanced lifestyle
  • Opportunities abound for quality improvement projects, administrative positions and regional collaboration, inviting your involvement in change
  • Previous leadership experience preferred.
  • Not accepting visa candidates
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
Compensation and Benefits:  
  • Competitive salary range based on experience and training (to be discussed at interview).  Provider may submit salary expectations with presentation.
  • Health Insurance including prescription drugs
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term disability options
  • Employee stock purchase program – 15% discount*
  • 401k with company match**
  • Long Term Care (LTC)
  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Aflac Hospital, Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Identity Protection
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

 *Part Time Regular employee classifications also receive this benefit
** Available to part-time regular and part-time casual employees age 21 and over
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • Board Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 
  • VA license (or willing to obtain)
  • Previous employment experience in leadership role(s) (note in "Experience" field) - HIGHLY PREFERRED

ABOUT THE FACILITY About Mary Immaculate Hospital and Pediatrix:
Mary Immaculate is part of Bon Secours Mercy Health System, one of the largest neonatology service providers in the Mid-Atlantic.  It also covers St. Mary’s Hospital, St. Francis Medical Center, Memorial Regional Medical Center, and Southside Regional.

Our mission is to provide compassionate, world-class care to the most vulnerable babies while supporting families throughout their child’s hospital stay. Our multidisciplinary team is equipped to provide comprehensive care for seriously ill newborns and address complications of prematurity and other issues, such as respiratory, craniofacial, endocrine and gastroenterological conditions. We strive to provide comprehensive, evidence-based care with an emphasis on open communication to ensure our tiniest patients and their families feel cared for and nurtured.

Pediatrix® Medical Group, Inc. (Pediatrix) is the nation’s leading provider of physician services. Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians are committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services to women, babies and children across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties include obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine and neonatology complemented by more than 20 pediatric subspecialties, as well as pediatric primary and urgent care clinics. The group’s high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by significant investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives. The physician-led company was founded in 1979 as a single neonatology practice and today provides its highly specialized and often critical care services through more than 5,000 affiliated physicians and other clinicians in 37 states. 

About the Community:
The Tidewater region of Virginia offers unparalleled coastal living and close proximity to the Historic Triangle (Williamsburg, Yorktown, and Jamestown) and Richmond. Residents enjoy an outstanding climate with a mild change of seasons, natural beauty and world-class attractions. The broad recreational opportunities offered by the James and other rivers, the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean add to this area’s allure as a unique place to live, work and play. Whether you prefer to spend your free time boating on the ubiquitous waterways, sunning on the bay or the ocean, dining in Williamsburg or Richmond, or skiing at a world-class resort, your destination is either just across town or an easy drive away. The area is served by an international airport for more distant destinations.  Southeast Virginia enjoys a strong network of public and private schools, career institutions and highly respected undergraduate and graduate colleges, including the College of William & Mary, Old Dominion University and Christopher Newport University.  Two of our public school districts rank 4th and 5th in a state that ranks in top 12 in the US!.  Despite all this Virginia affords its residents a surprisingly generous standard of living, with home prices a mere tick above the national average. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support