Physician Opportunities Physician Opportunity: Pediatrician - Springfield Physician Job Description CoxHealth has opportunities for pediatricians in Springfield, Missouri. This well-established and busy practice is expanding, providing the opportunity for two new pediatricians to join the group.Physical Job Description:Join our collegial team with two pediatricians and one APP.Provide general pediatric care in the clinic setting.Daily newborn rounds on post-partum floor at Cox Medical Center South.With the addition of two new physicians, the call schedule will be 1:4 for evenings and weekends.Support from pediatric hospitalist group for inpatient coverage.Support from neonatologist group for deliveries and management of ill newborns.Benefits include:Competitive compensationComprehensive benefits packageSign-on bonus and relocation allowanceCME allowance Categories Pediatrics Why CoxHealth?Our health system includes six hospitals with over 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 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. The hospital is also the only facility in the region to receive the ANCC Magnet designation, which recognizes excellence in nursing. 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.Working at CoxHealth Why the Springfield Area? Springfield 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.