Pediatric Hospitalist- OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital

Nationwide Children's Hospital

Job Description

Nationwide Children's Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Hospitalist to join our experienced and energetic team of regional providers as an inpatient pediatric specialist at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital in Mansfield, Ohio.

Details of the position include:

24 hour, in-house shifts; typically 8 shifts per month

Provide inpatient pediatric care at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital

7 bed inpatient pediatric unit

8 bed Special Care Nursery (level II)

Mother-Child well baby unit

Attend C-Sections and high risk deliveries

Emergency Department consultations for admission, transfer

General pediatric consultations dedicated adolescent inpatient psychiatry unit

Employed by Nationwide Children's Hospital

Mansfield is one hour drive to Columbus, Cleveland

Competitive salary and compensation package

Nationwide Childrens is creating the future of pediatric health care. We are more than a hospital. We are 68 facilities extending across Ohio and beyond. Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Reports 2017-18 list of Americas Best Childrens Hospitals, Nationwide Childrens Hospital is one of Americas largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease.

Nationwide Childrens has a staff of nearly 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Childrens physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists.

If you or any of your colleagues are interested in applying to or discussing this opportunity, please contact:

Nadeem Khan, MD
Medical Director Regional Hospitalist Program
Nationwide Childrens Hospital


The hospitalists will be responsible for care of pediatric patients (18 years) including: 1. Special Care Nursery (Level II) 2. Normal newborn care 3. Attendance at high risk deliveries 4. Inpatient pediatric care 5. Emergency Department consults 6. Pediatric consults for surgery and inpatient pediatric psychiatry services.


KNOWLEDGE , SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED Education: Must have completed medical school in a fully accredited institution and completed training in an approved residency program. Must be board certified or board-eligible pediatrician, holding a license to practice in the State of Ohio. Must be certified with Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS). Experience: Pediatric Care experience desirable. Experience managing general pediatric inpatients, newborn nursery patients, special care nursery (SCN, Level II), pediatric emergency department and consults preferred. Professional Role Model: Must display positive professional interaction with other attendings, residents and members of the health care team. Must be respectful, tactful, honest, use the team approach to care and maintain an open-line of communication. Must display sound patient and parental interactions. Must have a passion for underserved children, be insightful, and maintain an open line of communication. Must be available when needed by other members of the health care team to discuss care issues. Must encourage and support other team members. Teaching Techniques: Must display positive teaching attitudes. Actively participate in the formal and clinical teaching. Must stimulate learning behavior. Must give ongoing feedback to housestaff in a considerate objective manner. Attidudes: Must be committed to primary care. Must be passionate for underserved children. Must enjoy role as a teacher and clinician. Must be willing to remain available for housestaff and patients. Must be respectful of team members, patients, and families, particularly those of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. MINIMUM PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Typing on computer Frequently (34-66%) Using phone Occasionally (0-33%) Sitting Frequently (34-66%) Standing Frequently (34-66%) Lifting Occasionally (0-33%) Walking Frequently (34-66%) Must be able to independently lift up to 25 lbs. Must be able to move or reposition patients of any weight or size with the assistance of another person(s) and/or equipment. The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the individual so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.