Children’s Mercy, located in Kansas City, MO, is currently recruiting the following pediatric trained physicians and researchers who possess excellent clinical, communication and teaching/mentorship skills and embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense:
Children’s Mercy is one of the nation’s top pediatric medical centers. The 367 bed, not-for-profit hospital is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals”. For the fourth time in a row, Children’s Mercy has achieved Magnet nursing designation, which is awarded to fewer than 7 percent of all hospitals nationally. Its faculty of more than 750 pediatric subspecialist and researchers across more than 40 subspecialties are actively involved in clinical care, pediatric research, and educating the next generation of pediatric subspecialists. Our Equity and Diversity vision is to become a nationally recognized leader among children’s hospitals in providing culturally competent care and reducing healthcare disparities. In 2008, the Family Advisory Board formed the el Consejo de Familias Latinas/Hispanas to enhance the Children’s Mercy experience for all children and professionals.
Kansas City is a thriving cultural and economic city with more than 2.1 million residents in the metro area. Kansas City is home to a very supportive community of Latinos/Hispanics, who make up 8.2% of the KC area population. It is often referred to as “The Heart of America,” with a metropolitan area comprised of seven counties in Missouri and four in Kansas. Our city’s long list of attractions includes world-class museums and entertainment from the World War 1 Museum, American Jazz Museum, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kemper Museum, Missouri Repertory Theatre, and Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, in addition to the city’s professional and college sports teams. Kansas City is proud to host many fiestas which celebrate heritage and culture that unites the community.
For more information about our opportunities, please contact us at 866-264-4652 (866-CMH-inKC), or please submit CV and cover letter to:
Children's Mercy Kansas City is an independent, non-profit 367 bed pediatric health system, providing half a million patient encounters each year for children from across the country. Children's Mercy is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of "America's Best Children's Hospitals" and has received Magnet (R) recognition four times for excellence in nursing services.
In affiliation with the University of Missouri-Kansas City, our medical staff of more than 750 pediatric subspecialists and researchers is actively involved in clinical care, pediatric research and educating the next generation of pediatric subspecialists. And, our leadership in pediatric genomic medicine and clinical pharmacology is driving research and innovation in heart care, neonatology, cancer treatment and other subspecialties to find answers for the most challenging cases and difficult conditions.
For more information about Children's Mercy Kansas City, and about Kansas City itself, visit childrensmercy.org.