As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Nemours Children’s Health System is searching for an ABR-certified radiologist with pediatric fellowship training to serve as Chair of the Department of Radiology at Nemours Children’s Specialty Care and Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, FL. The Chair will lead a Department of 9 other pediatric radiologists, and serve alongside the Chairs of Radiology at Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando, Florida, and A.I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE, reporting to the Radiologist-in-Chief in an integrated Department of 38 pediatric radiologists. The pediatric radiology Department in Jacksonville has subspecialty expertise in neuroradiology, musculoskeletal radiology, fetal imaging, and two fellowship trained pediatric interventional radiologists.
The successful candidate will have fiscal responsibility and will manage the faculty and clinical operations of the Department, quality improvement and integration efforts, research endeavors, business development, and mentoring and teaching responsibilities. The preferred candidate will have a track record of leadership, extensive clinical experience with proficiency in the performance and interpretation of all diagnostic pediatric radiology exams, and strong interpersonal skills with a history of successfully collaborating with other clinical leaders, clinic and hospital staff, and administrators to deliver the best in imaging care. Academic appointment at the University of Florida and Mayo Clinic Jacksonville will be recommended commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications and experience.
As one of the nation’s premier pediatric health care systems, Nemours provides world-class clinical care in four states – Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours is nationally known for leadership in prevention, quality and safety, family-centered care, continuous improvement (lean), and informatics.
Nemours radiology services are integrated within a single PACS with faculty working from common work-lists. In 2017, nearly 300,000 imaging examinations were performed in the system. Faculty are licensed in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Florida and credentialed throughout the system. By creating an integrated Nemours-wide Radiology department, there is a critical mass of 38 pediatric radiologists, making it one of the largest pediatric radiology faculty in the nation. This critical mass has enabled marked improvement in report turn-around times, increased sub-specialization, dramatic increase in academic productivity, development of partner relationships with other hospital systems, and work on system-wide quality improvement and safety initiatives.
Our commitment to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits including our unique 'Bridge to a Healthy Future' pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, relocation package, and much more.
Jacksonville is Florida’s River City by the Sea. With 840 square miles, it is the largest city in the United States. It is a city that still has a small town atmosphere, but has grown to become a sophisticated business city with a penchant for culture, sports and exceptional quality of life. Often referred to as a “Gracious Southern Lady,” Jacksonville is blessed with a natural beauty, located on the northeast tip of Florida. Tucked in and around boundless acres of water, this is Florida’s First Coast. The area is home to over 35 miles of sandy, white beaches; more than 55 world-class golf courses, including the Stadium Course at Sawgrass, home of the legendary 17th hole; beautiful state parks; luxurious spas and resorts. Cultural attractions include the Jacksonville Symphony; the Florida Theatre, which offers national performers on stage nearly every night of the year; touring Broadway shows and the Museum of Science and History. With a mild year-round climate, Jacksonville offers a wide array of leisure activities for everyone to enjoy, including golf, tennis, boating, deep-sea fishing, kayaking, horseback riding, shopping and much more!
As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours is committed to focusing on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is a pediatric health system of hospitals and specialty clinics serving children and families throughout the Delaware Valley and Florida. Our dedicated professionals integrate medical care, research, health education, and prevention to help improve the lives of children every day.