Memorial Healthcare System is seeking a BE/BC pediatric transplant hepatologist to join a growing transplantation division. All candidates must be board-certified in pediatric gastroenterology. The successful candidate will treat pediatric patients with a wide variety of hepato-biliary problems in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. For those interested, The Office of Human Research provides support for translational science research, including clinical trials.
With federal approval from UNOS (United Network for Organ Sharing), the Memorial Transplant Institute in South Florida recently launched an adult and pediatric kidney transplant program at Memorial Regional Hospital and Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood. The Institute established a living donor kidney recovery component, including open and laparoscopic nephrectomies. The kidney programs offer cadaveric, pediatric and living donor kidney transplants.
This is a full-time employed position which offers a highly competitive and desirable compensation package that is commensurate with training, experience and market demand. Professional malpractice and liability are covered under sovereign immunity.
About Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children’s hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. With 226 beds, an 84-bed Level I and II NICU, 30-bed PICU and 12-bed intermediate care unit and an extremely active emergency room, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion. The pediatric residency program started in July 2018, and is currently offering 3rd and 4th year medical students rotations in several pediatric subspecialties, including nephrology.
About South Florida
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.
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About Memorial Healthcare System
Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work – in Modern Healthcare magazine, Florida Trend magazine and Becker’s Hospital Review, just to name a few.
Memorial’s facilities include its flagship, Memorial Regional Hospital, one of the largest in Florida; Memorial Regional Hospital South; Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, the only freestanding children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties; Memorial Hospital West; Memorial Hospital Miramar; Memorial Hospital Pembroke; and Memorial Manor, a US News five-star-rated nursing home.
Memorial’s work environment has been rated by employees and physicians alike as an open-door, inclusive culture that is committed to safety, transparency and, above all, outstanding service to patients and families.