Pediatric Rheumatology – Southern California
We’re seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Rheumatologist to join Medical Director and Chair, Dr. Andrew Shulman, and Dr. Emilina Lim in the well-established division at CHOC Children’s Specialists in scenic Orange County, California. This collegial team offers a supportive environment and an exceptional opportunity for professional growth in many directions.
The position offers a strong clinical practice with shared call. Clinical research is encouraged and enhanced by an affiliation with UC Irvine School of Medicine. Opportunities for teaching include medical students and an excellent pediatric training program at CHOC Children’s Hospital.
Responsibilities include the diagnostic evaluation, management and care of patients with the full spectrum of rheumatic illness and related musculoskeletal symptoms.
CHOC Children’s Specialists is home to more than 240 physicians, 50 advanced practitioners and 22 pediatric subspecialties. The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County and affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Named one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2019-2020), CHOC is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach and research. CHOC’s regional healthcare network includes two state-of-the-art hospitals in Orange and Mission Viejo, several primary and specialty care clinics, a pediatric residency program, and four centers of excellence – the CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Hyundai Cancer Institute.
CHOC earned the Gold Level CAPE Award from the California Council of Excellence, the only children’s hospital in California to ever earn this distinction, and was awarded Magnet designation, the highest honor bestowed to hospitals for nursing excellence. Recognized for extraordinary commitment to high-quality critical care standards, CHOC’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is the first in the United States to earn the Beacon Award for Pediatric Institute.
Sun-drenched Orange County is ideally situated between San Diego and Los Angeles offering 45 miles of gorgeous coastline. The area boasts average temperatures of 70 degrees and up along with unbeatable entertainment, shopping and attractions and easy access to the beach, mountains and desert. There’s something here for everyone.
Families will appreciate the area’s top-ranked schools and friendly, safe neighborhoods. Orange County is situated less than an hour’s drive from Los Angeles and less than 90 minutes from San Diego and Palm Springs.
For complete details and consideration, please contact Glenda Church Smith, Pediatric Search Partners, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (877) 440-3832 or cell/text (214) 850-3094.