Perfect Blend of Country Charm and Upscale City Life
Where the Foothills of the Appalachian Mountains Begin
Come join Pediatrix Medical Group as Medical Director of our four-physician, well-established practice at North Mississippi Medical Center (NMMC) in Tupelo, MS.
Our group provides coverage for this 35-bed, Level-III NICU with an average daily census of 28 and over 2,000 annual births.
As the only Level-III NICU in North Mississippi, this unit is a crucial referral hospital for infants within a 60-mile radius using our dedicated ground transport team
Housed in a women's and children's hospital, the group provides delivery room services and consultation services for the newborn nursery and pediatric ward
The unit offers HFJV, HFOV, NAVA, non-invasive NAVA, and non-invasive ventilation, along with inhaled nitric oxide, body cooling, PDA ligations, and subgaleal shunts
The hospital provides on-site pediatric cardiology and pediatric endocrinology services, and easy access to a variety of other sub-specialty services
The unique schedule promotes a favorable work/life balance with two weeks off per month
The group also participates in the Vermont Oxford Network
MEDNAX has a national footprint with five of the top 50 NICUs in the nation according to US News World Report
MEDNAX offers a complex portfolio of non-clinical activities that range from national Quality Collaboratives, virtual and live scientific conferences/webinars, research projects, as well as participation in other performance improvement or innovation projects. We also support a variety of professional development, talent development or leadership activities that include: quality/safety certifications, medical simulation certification, genomics, AI, lean/six sigma certification, finance, negotiation skills and strategic leadership. For interested candidates, we also offer a few slots for healthcare administration or clinical research fellowships.
About the Area:
A five-time All-America City winner, Tupelo combines small-town living with easily accessible festivals and outdoor experiences. Tupelo's rich arts and dining scenes and its many recreation and entertainment options unquestionably enrich the quality of life for local residents. There are a total of eight state parks and four national forests located within an hour's drive of Tupelo, not to mention the picturesque Natchez Trace Parkway, one of America's Top 10 National Parks. At Natchez Trace Parkway, motorists can drive 444 miles and view beautiful scenery between Natchez, Mississippi and Nashville, Tennessee, as well as enjoy four unpaved, non-motorist trails for hiking, biking, horseback riding and camping. Tupelo offers a variety of livable‚ charming neighborhoods that offer everything from affordable bungalows to million-dollar executive homes. In addition, the Tupelo Public School District provides the community with educational excellence, as evidenced by seven National Blue Ribbon School awards. With all that it has to offer, it's no surprise Tupelo received an “A” rating on Niche.com.
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
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
With a 40-year record of success, MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.
We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care.
MEDNAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Internal Number: 123514506
About Pediatrix Medical Group
Pediatrix Medical Group offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including health (choice of two PPO options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance; 401(k); annual CME/CNE allowance; relocation assistance; employee stock purchase plan; stability in an organization with more than 35 years of health care industry experience; opportunities to participate in clinical quality improvement initiatives and clinical research; professional liability insurance; and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees. To view a complete listing of all opportunities or for more information on Pediatrix, please visit mednax.com/careers.