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Pediatric Pulmonologist

AMN Healthcare
Closing date
Jun 6, 2025

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Full Time
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Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Pulmonologist
StartDate: 8/1/2025 Available Shifts: Leadership for candidate with CF interest/expertise Pay Rate: $190600.00 - $275000.00

The University of Kentucky, Department of Pediatrics, Seeks a Pediatric Pulmonologist | Thrive in a Dynamic, Academic Environment | Tailor Your Own Role | Live in Highly Desirable Lexington, Kentucky
Help transform pediatric pulmonary care in Kentucky and elevate your career in an academic setting. The Department of Pediatrics at The University of Kentucky College of Medicine seeks a Pediatric Pulmonologist due to growth. The successful candidate will join a dynamic team, collaborate with top-tier professionals, enjoy state-of-the-art facilities, and profoundly impact children's health. With leadership, research, and teaching opportunities, you'll thrive in a supportive, growth-oriented environment. Candidates with a strong interest in caring for patients with Cystic Fibrosis or innovative ideas that help push the boundaries of care are encouraged to apply. Contact us today to learn more.

About the Kentucky Children's Hospital
The Kentucky Children's Hospital has Eastern and Central Kentucky's only Level I pediatric trauma center, Level IV newborn (neonatal) intensive care unit, and pediatric intensive care unit. In addition, this facility houses more than 30 advanced sub-specialty programs, such as pediatric oncology and pediatric surgery. The hospital is nationally ranked, No. 2 in Kentucky, and No. 16 in the Midwest.

Opportunity Highlights

  • Step into an established role with a need for service and build an academic career in your own vision
  • Thrive in a team atmosphere with outstanding resources, supportive partners, and ample opportunity for growth
  • Join a patient-centered approach and advance your knowledge in a nurturing environment dedicated to improving children's lives
  • Contribute to compassionate patient care, innovative research, and the education of future pediatric leaders
  • Benefit from a central location within a multistate healthcare system, offering unlimited professional potential
  • If interested, there's potential to ascend to leadership roles for candidates with expertise in cystic fibrosis
  • Join a renowned tertiary referral center at UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital and Kentucky Children's Hospital
  • Engage in groundbreaking research and leave a significant imprint on pediatric pulmonology
  • The University of Kentucky is named a Top Public School and a Best National University (US News)
  • The Kentucky Children's Hospital is nationally ranked, No. 2 in Kentucky, and No. 16 in the Midwest

Community Information Live in Beautiful Lexington, Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky, offers the charm and splendor of a place where history meets modern amenities. Enjoy the city's rich heritage by exploring the Kentucky Horse Park, Mary Todd Lincoln House, and Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate. Lexington is in the heart of Bluegrass Country, filled with numerous historical, natural, and cultural attractions. Home to a remarkable university with exciting NCAA sporting events, Lexington is perfect for families and individuals.

  • Overall grade of A and one of the best places to live in Kentucky (Niche)
  • Named a Best Place to Live, a Best Place to Retire, and a Best Place to Live for Quality of Life (US News)
  • Affordable cost of living and housing, along with a strong job market
  • Some of the best public and private schools in the state
  • A safe, walkable downtown area with plenty of day and nightlife activities
  • Gorgeous scenery and an abundance of outdoor recreation, including hiking, biking, camping, golfing, and horseback riding
  • Convenient access to Louisville (home of the Kentucky Derby), Cincinnati, and Nashville

Required Qualifications
Board Certified/Board Eligible in pulmonology

Facility Location
Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", Lexington has a distinct Thoroughbred breeding and racing culture. The city is also home to the University of Kentucky, whose men's basketball team is often noted as one of the best in the NCAA with eight championships and one of the most winning programs in college basketball history. Here you'll also find a wide array of historical sites, including Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, and various cultural festivals, the most popular of which are the Mayfest Arts Fair and the Festival of Bluegrass.

Job Benefits

About the Company
At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

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