Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist Medical Director

Exciting Opportunity for a Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist to lead a rapidly advancing practice

Las Vegas, NV 89169
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Merritt Hawkins

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Seeking a BC Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist to be Medical Director of our PICU/CVICU practice at Sunrise Children’s Hospital in Las Vegas, NV. The ideal candidate will have strong cardiac and medical director experience and a desire to care for both cardiac and general medical/surgical patients.
Our physician team currently practices in the hospital’s 24-bed PICU, which is the state’s only dedicated tertiary-care children’s facility, with a new 14-bed Pediatric Cardiac ICU opening later this year to care for our >400 cardiac surgical cases performed annually.
  • We are the premier provider of children’s services, including procedural sedation services
  • Our practice is complemented by a near full array of pediatric primary and subspecialty support with a busy six-physician pediatric hospitalist service, 72-bed Level-III NICU, a dedicated 20-bed pediatric emergency department and pediatric and neonatal transport service
  • Academic affiliation with the University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Medicine is available with pediatric, family medicine and emergency medicine residents rotating through the PICU
  • Las Vegas offers a multitude of opportunities to live, work and play in one of the most magnificent entertainment centers in the world. With a wide range of housing choices you will find the community that is perfect for you and your family -- from family-friendly neighborhoods, master-planned communities, high-rises, condominiums, golf communities, urban and suburban options – there is something for everyone. The area is home to 357 public schools along with over 40 large private schools. The cost of living is affordable and there is no state income tax.

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.