The CHOC Children’s Specialists is seeking a Board Certified/Eligible Pediatric Infectious Disease physician to join our thriving practice in Orange County, California composed of five board certified pediatric infectious disease physicians and three research coordinators. The candidate we are seeking should be a senior or mid-career academic physician with a proven track record in the area of research to broaden the current scope of the division.
The Infectious Disease Division provides a full range of services including: •Inpatient consultation services to other subspecialties including level IV neonatal, pediatric and cardiovascular ICUs, oncology, and bone marrow transplant (oncological and non-oncological). These service areas are complemented by active general pediatric medical and surgical services. •Outpatient services which include the only pediatric and adolescent HIV clinic in the region. •Infection prevention and antibiotic stewardship services for the hospital.
Infectious Disease Division Highlights: •Actively engages in clinical research and has recently been approved to start a fellowship program. •Close relationship with the local health department which provides many opportunities for advocacy and education. •Connection to the department of pediatrics and the adult infectious disease divisions at the University of California, Irvine. •Highly involved in the teaching and mentoring of residents and medical students. CHOC Children’s Specialists, a private pediatric subspecialty group, is composed of more than 180 physicians and 20 pediatric subspecialties. The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County, California. Recognized as one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2017-2018) and a 2016 Leapfrog Top Hospital. CHOC Children’s is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients.
Orange County, California is famous for its warm climate, with average temperatures of over 70 degrees throughout the entire year. Orange County boasts unbeatable entertainment, shopping and attractions, with beautiful beaches, mountains and the desert all within short driving distance.
For immediate consideration, please send CV to: Antonio Arrieta, M.D. AArrieta@choc.org For additional information, visit our website at www.choc.org/specialists
Internal Number: 100-03
About CHOC Children's Specialists (PSF)
The CHOC Children’s Specialists, a private pediatric subspecialty group, is composed of more than 210+ physicians and nurse practitioners with 19 pediatric subspecialties. The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County, Calif. Named one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2016-2017) and a 2014 Leapfrog Top Hospital for the highest quality of care, Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's) is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach, education and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, CHOC’s regional health care network includes two state-of-the-art hospitals in Orange and Mission Viejo, many primary and specialty care clinics, a pediatric residency program, and four clinical centers of excellence - the CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.