Akron Children's Hospital
Akron, Ohio, United States
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8 days ago
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Akron Children’s Hospital is dedicated to building a diverse workforce – one that reflects our patient population and represents the communities we serve. Whether you’re a resident, a physician early in your career, or a seasoned physician with years of experience, Akron Children’s Hospital has something different that’s hard to explain. You feel it in the atmosphere as soon as you enter through the doors. You experience it every day with your colleagues, staff, patients, and their families. Once you’re here, you know you’re home.

Ohio based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pathologist to join its growing team. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established group of eight Pathologists and four PhD laboratory directors at one of the nation’s best free-standing children’s hospitals.

The successful candidate will have board certification in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and an interest in practicing in a pediatric setting, with or without Pediatric Pathology certification.This is an excellent opportunity to join an established group of eight Pathologists and four PhD laboratory directors at one of the nation’s best independent children’s hospitals.

Akron Children's has two high-complexity laboratories in the region, offering everything from routine tests to those requiring sophisticated instruments and techniques that allow us to take care of our highly complex patients. There is ample opportunity to engage in clinically oriented research.

Our laboratories for cytogenetics, microbiology, and electron microscopy, as well as our fetal and other specialty pediatric pathology services, are the only ones of their kind among area hospitals and serve as regional referral centers. The department has a Pediatric Pathology fellowship program which provides exceptional training. Academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience.

This position is a 501(c)(3) site which qualifies for Public Service Loan Forgiveness through the Federal government.

This opportunity offers:

  • Attractive guaranteed base salary
  • Starting Bonus
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Occurrence based malpractice
  • Relocation assistance
  • Generous vacation and CME time/money
  • Student loan repayment strategies

Akron Children's has been caring for children since 1890. With two hospital campuses, 6 regional health centers and 50+ primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we’re making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. We also partner with other health systems to bring our neonatal and pediatric expertise to patients in their community hospitals.

Ranked among America’s Best Children’s Hospitals by Newsweek in 2022 and 2023, Akron Children’s Hospitalis thelargest pediatric healthcare systeminNortheast Ohio. With more than a million

patient visits a year, we’ve been leading the way to healthier futures for children through quality patient care, education, advocacy, community service and medical discover for more than 130 years! Children aren’t just a segment of our focus; they are our focus. The services at Akron Children’s Hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today – from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.

Akron Children’s Hospitalis the only freestanding pediatric hospital in Northeast Ohio and the 8th largest children’s hospital in the country. We are a major teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University. Active involvement in medical student and resident education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience. Akron Children’s is dedicated to family-centered care and improving the treatment of childhood illness and injury through research at theRebecca D. Considine Clinical Research Institute.

The resources available to our physicians, the cutting-edge technology, the collaboration from all departments and the cohesive nature in which we work allow us to live our mission and truly treat every child as we would our own.

It’s something you know as soon as you experience it. Our communities — the Northeast Ohio community — are deeply ingrained into our work, our volunteerism, and our daily lives. We are truly a part of the communities we serve, and the communities are a part of us. You’ll be proud to tell people you meet that you work at Akron Children’s as their faces light up and they tell you their own connection to the Hospital. Working at Akron Children’s gives you so many opportunities to live in, work in and love Northeast Ohio.

Runners, hikers, bikers, and families who like to explore have plenty of options including the recreation of the Towpath Trail. The 110-mile towpath trail from Cleveland to below Canton offers places of tranquility, and hidden views of wildlife. Sports are a way of life in our region with many private and public golf courses as well as numerous lakes for fishing, boating, and sailing. Not far from the Pro Football Hall of Fame, we also offer many sports opportunities for youth as well as adults including basketball, baseball, soccer, football, swimming, tennis and more.

From major league attractions to small-town appeal, Northeast Ohio area has something for everyone.The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural, and recreational resources.This four-season community offers outdoor enthusiasts more than 40,000 acres of parks for year-round enjoyment. NORTHEAST OHIO HAS BECOME A PREMIER DESTINATION TO WORK, LIVE, PLAY, SHOP AND DINE.


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