MARKET PLACE

 

dssd

Department of Pediatrics, University of Louisville School of Medicine

OUR SENIOR NEPHROLOGIST IS RETIRING IN JUNE 2018. THE PEDIATRICS NEPHROLOGY DIVISION IS SEEKING A NEW MEMBER TO BEGIN JULY 1, 2018. RANK IS OPEN, BASED ON QUALIFICATIONS; COMPENSATION IS AT 50TH PERCENTILE FOR RANK; BENEFITS ARE TYPICAL FOR A UNIVERSITY APPOINTMENT.

WE ARE A CLINICAL PROGRAM, NO FELLOWS, NO PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS…..HANDS ON PRACTICE. OUR ESRD (PD AND HD) PROGRAM MANAGES BETWEEN 8-12 PATIENTS PER MONTH, AND WE TRANSPLANT 4-5 CHILDREN PER YEAR (>120 PATIENTS LAST 30 YEARS); ABOUT 25-30 KIDNEY BIOPSIES ARE PERFORMED PER YEAR BY NEPHROLOGISTS. WE HAVE A VERY ACTIVE ACUTE RENAL REPLACEMENT THERAPY RESPONSIBILITY (>1,500 TREATMENTS IN 2016); IHD, PD, AND CRRT. WE FOLLOW ON AVERAGE 7-10 INPATIENTS (CONSULTS OR PRIMARY RENAL) PER DAY. WE SEE AROUND 500-600 NEW OUTPATIENT VISITS PER YEAR, AND HAVE ROUGHLY 1200-1300 FOLLOW-UP OFFICE VISITS. COVERAGE WOULD BE EVERY THIRD WEEK WITH REDUCED OUTPATIENT COVERAGE WHILE ON INPATIENT SERVICE.

OUR INPATIENT PRACTICE OCCURS IN THE NORTON’S CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL; WE WILL MOVE TO A NEW OUTPATIENT LOCATION JULY-AUGUST 2018. EPIC EHR IS USED FOR INPATIENT, AND ALLSCRIPT EHR IS USED FOR OUTPATIENT MANAGEMENT.

POSITION: Assistant Professor Pediatrics - Full Time

LOCATION: Louisville, Kentucky

ELIGIBILITY: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident

CONTACT:
Charles Woods, MD - Chairman
Pediatrics, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Phone: 502-852-8600
pedsnews@louisville.edu

ASPN Foundation