Medical Director, Pediatric Urology
Ranked in 2022-23 as one of the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals in six specialties by U.S. News & World Report and in Pediatric Urology for the fourth year in a row, Valley Children’s Healthcare is seeking a Board Certified Pediatric Urologist to serve as Medical Director, Pediatric Urology at their main campus in Madera, California. Valley Children’s has also been recognized again in 2022 as a Top Children’s Hospital by The Leapfrog Group for exceptional achievements in patient safety and quality of care.
In addition, Board Eligible/Board Certified Pediatric Urologists interested in joining the group are welcomed.
At Valley Children’s main campus, you’ll love working at this state-of-the-art, freestanding children’s hospital that sits on a 50-acre campus on the idyllic bluffs of the San Joaquin River, with the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains in view from the hospital. With 358 beds and a service area of 12 counties and more than 1.3 million children, the Pediatric Urology Practice at Valley Children’s provides comprehensive medical and surgical care for children from neonates through to 21 years of age.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a fully developed, high volume practice covering all aspects of pediatric urology. Valley Children’s team sees approximately 9,800 outpatient visits a year at the main hospital and specialty care centers in Central California including complex genital and urological conditions and disorders in infants, children, and young adults. The practice consists of board-certified pediatric urologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, dieticians, social workers, interpreters, and child life specialists. Responsibilities include clinical practice and active participation in the Stanford-affiliated pediatric resident training program with opportunities available to be involved in clinical research. Academic appointment will be recommended based on training and experience.
A Magnet-designated facility, Valley Children’s offers an excellent support staff along with a busy, growing practice and a very competitive compensation package, including signing bonus and relocation.
About Central California
The position is located in one of the most scenic and geographically diverse areas of the United States. It’s an outdoor lover’s paradise! You’ll be in the enviable position of having not one, but three National Parks in your backyard: Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia. The area is just an hour’s drive to the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains and two and half to four hours to the stunning Pacific coast, the Napa and Sonoma wine regions and the San Francisco, San Jose, and Los Angeles metro areas. Lake Tahoe and San Diego are within five hours by car.
Whether you prefer the snow, the sun, or the sand, it’s all within your reach. And with so much varied geography, you’ll also find hiking and biking trails, kayaking, fishing, local wineries, farm stands and festivals, gourmet cuisine, and so much more.
As part of a larger metropolitan area of more than 1 million people, the region also benefits from economic growth and easy access to countless dining and shopping options, both new gated communities and established neighborhoods, affordable home prices and excellent schools—making it a perfect choice for families.
Interested candidates should forward their CV and cover letter to:
Glenda Church Smith, Principal
Pediatric Search Partners