Physician Job Description
CoxHealth seeks a BE/BC neonatologist to join a hospital-based practice. You’ll be part of a multidisciplinary team that provides excellence in neonatal care. Located in the Dee Ann White Women’s and Children’s Hospital, the modern, Level 3 NICU has single-patient rooms with a 30-plus patient capacity equipped and arranged for family-oriented care.
Currently, the unit is staffed by five neonatologists and two neonatal nurse practitioners with 24/7 in-house coverage. Intensive care includes high-frequency ventilation, iNO and total body cooling. Both air and dedicated ground neonatal transport services are available. This regional referral center, with maternal-fetal medicine services, has over 3,500 deliveries and nearly 500 NICU admissions per year. Multiple pediatric subspecialties providing consultative support include
- Multiple pediatric subspecialties provide consultative support, including cardiology, neurology, anesthesiology, endocrinology and gastroenterology
- Predictable work schedule
- Excellent compensation
- Comprehensive benefits package
Our health system includes six hospitals with more than 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties.
CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics, hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.
Why the Springfield Area?
Southwest Missouri is a vibrant and energetic area that serves as a hub for health care, entertainment and shopping for southwest Missouri. It's the third-largest city in Missouri, with a metro population of more than 450,000. Springfield is consistently rated as one of the "Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation" by Money Magazine. It offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams and an established academic community. Enjoy a low cost of living, convenient airport access and top-rated schools.