Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist - Medical Director & Associate in Las Vegas

Facility: MEDNAX 
Address: 3186 S. Maryland Pkwy. 
Las Vegas, NV 89109 
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Specialty: Pediatrics : Critical Care 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Lead a Rapidly Advancing Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist Practice

Seeking a board certified Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist to serve as Medical Director and lead our rapidly expanding PICU/CTICU practice at Sunrise Children’s Hospital in Las Vegas, NV. (Associate level position is also available) The ideal candidate will be board certified in pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care. In addition will have strong cardiac and medical director experience as well as the desire to care for both cardiac and general medical/surgical patients. With your qualifications we believe you will be an ideal fit. Below are more details of the practice and the position.

  • Our physician team currently practices in the hospital’s 24-bed PICU, which is the state’s only dedicated tertiary-care children’s facility.

  • A new 14-bed pediatric CTICU 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 newly opened 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.



Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.


*Our benefits include: 

  • Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with annual matching program
  • Advanced and continuing medical education
  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities
  • Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing

MEDNAX, Inc., is a national medical group that comprises the nation’s leading providers of neonatal, anesthesia, maternal-fetal and pediatric physician subspecialty services. Physicians and advanced practitioners practicing as part of MEDNAX are reshaping the delivery of care within their specialties and subspecialties, using evidence-based tools, continuous quality initiatives and clinical research to enhance patient outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective care.  MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner with more than 10,000 employees and a presence in 50 states.

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Contact: Lori Abolafia 
Phone: 800-243-3839
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