CoxHealth is recruiting for a board-certified/eligible Pediatric Endocrinologist. This position will be hosted in our newly renovated Pediatric Specialty Clinic and will join our other Ped Endocrinologist, Ped GI, Ped Neurology and Ped Sleep Physicians. Outreach clinic support is also provided through St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) with Ped Urology, Ped Ophthalmology, and Ped Hematology/Oncology.
This position is primarily outpatient based with hospital consults. Exceptional pediatric inpatient unit (15 beds) with hospitalist coverage, PICU (6 beds) and NICU (32 beds.) Providers collaborate well together. Our program includes a CDCES diabetes educator and inpatient/outpatient dietary support.
Opportunities for academic appointment and graduate medical education are available as well through University of Missouri Medical School, CoxHealth Family Practice residency and Kansas City area medical schools.
CoxHealth is the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system based in Springfield, Missouri. CoxHealth provides a much needed community benefit to serve the children of Southwest Missouri.
Our health system includes six hospitals with more than 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties.
CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics, hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.
CoxHealth appreciates healthy work-life balance and Springfield is a place that lends well to supporting that goal. The city has a plentiful and growing job market, excellent area schools, diverse culinary and cultural options. It has amenities of a big city, but with far less stress and an abundance of character and friendliness. There is a regional airport in Springfield and local exploration to include hiking, camping, fishing and beauty of the Ozarks.
CoxHealth is the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system based in Springfield, Missouri. Established in 1906, the organization serves more than 900,000 people in a 24-county service area in southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas, offering a comprehensive array of primary and specialty care including six hospitals and more than 80 clinics in 24 communities.
The health system includes Cox Medical Center South (644-bed Level 1 Trauma and Level 1 Stroke Center), Cox Medical Center Branson (165-bed community hospital), Cox North Hospital (75-bed inpatient psychiatry), Meyer Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital (87-bed dedicated orthopedic facility), Cox Monett Hospital (25-bed critical access Hospital), Barton County Hospital (25-bed critical access Hospital), Oxford HealthCare (the nation’s second largest hospital-based home health agency), Home Parenteral Services (home infusion therapy), CoxHealth Foundation, Cox College, and Cox Healthplans.
CoxHealth has been recognized seven times as a Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Network. U.S. News and World Report named CoxHealth one of the nation’s Best Regional Hospitals three years in a row, with recognition for high p...erformance in Gastroenterology and GI Surgery; Neurology and Neurosurgery; and Pulmonology. We are also on the Best Hospitals for Common Care list in treatment of COPD and Heart Failure. CoxHealth hospitals, outpatient centers and provider-based clinics are accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare.