Pediatric Intensivist - Top Academic Medical Center

Kansas City, KS

Key Info




The PICU at The University of Kansas Health System is a medically based unit with in-house coverage with up to 600 admissions per year.

  • Co-management to the region’s only accredited pediatric burn center and Level 1 adult trauma service
  • Nightly coverage for the general pediatrics unit and pediatric hematology/oncology services
  • Growing, pediatric sedation service, providing pediatric sedations throughout the hospital system, ~300 per year

The position

  • Provide direct patient care
  • Attending intensivist will supervise residents and medical students at the University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Will take charge of triaging all pediatric transfers into the hospital system
  • Competitive salary and full menu of benefits


  • MD or DO, or foreign degree equivalent
  • Board-certified or board-eligible in Pediatrics
  • Completion of post-graduate training program in pediatric critical care accredited by the ACGME
  • Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice medicine in Kansas

The University of Kansas Health System

  • 910-bed academic medical center
  • 10th consecutive year ranking with US News & World Report’s “Best Hospital” designation
  • Consistently earns national recognition for outstanding quality and safety
  • Magnet designation in nursing achieved for the third consecutive term
  • Certified Comprehensive Cardiac Center

Kansas City

  • Kansas City metro area has a population of greater than 2 million
  • Awarded America’s 4th Most Cultured City by Travel + Leisure magazine
  • Outdoor activities year-round with more than 600 parks and 24 public lakes
  • Sports enthusiasts enjoy a variety of professional and collegiate sports
  • Amazing food - from KC barbeque to local farm-fresh fare and ethnic varieties
  • Affordable housing, including downtown lofts, suburban neighborhoods and rural properties
  • Robust art scene – museums/symphony/ballet/theater and more

Posted July 22, 2020


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