Careers

Find your dream career at Children’s Specialty Group!

 

Children’s Specialty Group, PLLC (CSG) is comprised of over 200 board certified or eligible physicians and 76 advanced care providers to care for patients throughout the area.  We are the sole provider of medical  specialty care at Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), which is the only free standing children’s hospital in Virginia.  CSG is a physician owned group whose mission is to provide  direct  high-quality  healthcare to children and adolescents, train future physicians,  and conduct research to improve children’s health.  We are committed to providing the best value in pediatric healthcare to our patients,  payers, the Children’s Health System and referring physicians. Our physicians also serve as the full-time faculty in the Department of Pediatrics at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

CSG and CHKD are located in  the heart of Hampton Roads in Southeastern Virginia.  Conveniently situated on the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake  Bay,  residents are able to enjoy some of the best beaches in the United States, easy water access and safe, beautiful cities in which to live.  The region also offers countless entertainment options, including a myriad of golf courses, recognized art museums, symphony, opera, zoo and botanical gardens.  Hampton Roads has excellent schools as well as several nationally recognized universities.  Having the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west, Washington DC to the north, and the Outer Banks to the south –  a weekend retreat is only a few hours away!  With all that the area has to offer,  in addition to working  for an established medical practice such as CSG,  our physicians enjoy a high quality work/life balance.

See our open positions below:

Associate Chief, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
A partnership-track faculty position is available in a physician-owned independent, multispecialty group near Virginia Beach. This is a full-time, newly-created position due to significant, full-continuum service line growth and practice succession planning.

Children Specialty Group (CSG) and Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters’ (CHKD) vision for the future of the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry practice involves a $50 million development of a med-psych inpatient unit, partial hospital, IOP, and a psychiatric inpatient unit. The Associate Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry will help lead the expansion of services, as well as the development of graduate medical education programs. This is a unique senior leadership opportunity to contribute to the design of an expanding psychiatric service at CHKD and Eastern Virginia Medical School.

The Associate Chief will help lead a multi-disciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, socials workers, and psychiatric nurse practitioners in expanding services to meet the growing demand for child and adolescent psychiatric services and to train our next generation of behavioral health professionals.

We offer an excellent, competitive salary and benefit plan including sign-on bonus, relocation, CME, short and long-term disability, malpractice insurance, retirement plan, profit-sharing, and health insurance. This position is a unique, partnership track opportunity in an academic setting.

Candidates must be board certified in child & adolescent psychiatry or tripled boarded with outstanding clinical and teaching skills, medical director experience, and clinical administrative acumen. Faculty appointment will be commensurate with experience and academic achievements.
Nurse Manager - Juvenile Detention Center

An independent physician-owned medical practice is seeking an experienced Nurse Manager to provide full-time, onsite program management and clinical services in the clinic/medical unit of a juvenile detention center. The Center houses male and female children and adolescents 10 years to 20 years of age (“residents”).  The average daily population is 56 residents. The Nurse Manager shall be onsite Monday through Friday between 6:00 am and 2:30 pm.

Under the supervision of the Medical Director and Center Administrator, the Nurse Manager will:

  • Provide comprehensive health screening and physical for new admissions and facilitate ongoing care
  • Attend to sick residents as needed, coordinating appropriate care and/or referrals or emergency transportation
  • Distribute medications as required and permitted by license
  • Maintain and document in medical record
  • Operate within scope of professional license
  • Serve as full-time, on-site physician practice representative to client Center by providing:
    • LPN staff recruitment, scheduling, and supervision
    • Data gathering and financial monitoring
    • Policy and procedure development  and maintenance
    • Review of contracts
    • Coordination of on and off site services
    • Other management and clinical services as needed

 

Requirements:

  • Active and clean Virginia State nursing licensure
  • BSN required; Masters preferred
  • 3 years progressive clinical management experience
  • Experience in pediatric and adolescent clinical care
  • PALS certification

 

Competitive salary & benefits are available including excellent pension plan. This is a full-time position.

Apply below or send your cover letter and resume to the HR Office, P. O. Box 11049, Norfolk, VA 23517.

Adolescent Medicine Physician

Physician – Adolescent Medicine  Children’s Specialty Group, PLLC (CSG), together with Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), seeks a dynamic and energetic leader to further develop our Adolescent Medicine program. The position is based in Norfolk, Virginia, where you will work closely with primary care physicians to promote specialized and relevant care for our adolescent patients. You will be responsible for the following:

  • Outpatient consultative Adolescent Medicine clinic
  • Developing a growing program
  • Teaching medical students and residents through Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Opportunity for research available, but not required

You must be BC/BE in Adolescent Medicine. For more information or to apply, please submit your contact information below.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Physician- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Children’s Specialty Group, PLLC together with Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), seeks a full-time Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who is seeking an “outside the box” position as a clinician educator. The role is integrated into a unique collaboration between CSG, CHKD and the Department of Pediatrics at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS). The Child and Family Guidance and Consultation Division offers a supportive work environment of warm collegiality and true commitment to children and adolescents in need. Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Outpatient consultations in a multi-disciplinary clinic
  • Inpatient consultations at CHKD with support of enthusiastic social work team
  • Collaboration with primary care physicians
  • Teaching medical students and residents
  • Limited on-call coverage by phone

You must be BC/BE in Child Psychiatry. For more information or to apply, please submit your contact information below.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Children’s Specialty Group (CSG), along with Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), is seeking three full-time nurse practitioners to join our interdisciplinary mental health division. You will join a growing team, which currently includes a child and adolescent psychiatrist, 2 psychiatric nurse practitioners, 3 psychologists, a large team of social workers, counselors and support staff. We have multiple opportunities in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

We are offering a very competitive compensation and benefits package. The inpatient position responsibilities include rounding/management on a small Medical-Behavioral unit and active participation with a multi-disciplinary medical/behavioral consult-liaison team. The outpatient position includes treating child and adolescent patients with mental health diagnosis in several locations throughout Hampton Roads. A successful candidate must be a licensed (or able to obtain a license) in the state of Virginia as a Nurse Practitioner. It is preferred that the candidate has experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry as a Nurse Practitioner.

Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

Children’s Specialty Group (CSG), along with Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), is seeking CRNAs who are interested in working per diem night and weekend day shifts to provide double coverage with our anesthesiologists in our division of Anesthesiology. This is an excellent opportunity for CRNAs interested in part-time work or in supplementing your current work schedule.  Night and weekend volumes are historically low but occasionally of high acuity.  You will join a large team of 21 Anesthesiologists and 6 CRNAs. Our division performs over 14,000 anesthetics per year in all surgical disciplines, including general surgery, ENT, orthopedics, urology, ophthalmology, GI, dental, oral and maxillofacial surgery, plastic surgery and cardiovascular surgery.  Candidates would be conducting cases in an anesthesia team model in all disciplines except for cardiovascular surgery. The successful candidate will have a current Virginia license and CRNA certification. Pediatric experience is preferred but not required.

Pediatrician (Newborn Hospitalist)

Physician – Pediatrician (Neonatal Hospitalist) Children’s Specialty Group’s Neonatology and Newborn Nursery Division offers consultation, assessment, emergency and continuing care services for premature and critically ill infants, as well as long-term follow-up of NICU patients and inpatient newborn consultation at local hospitals.  CHKD has specially equipped mobile intensive care units that are staffed by two highly skilled transport teams that are available 24/7.  If necessary, Nightingale helicopter and air ambulance services are also available.  Also, because we have a comprehensive offering of pediatric subspecialties, CHKD is recognized as the region’s premier provider of care for high-risk newborns. In addition to CHKD, our staff staffs nurseries around Hampton Roads at Sentara Healthcare, Bon Secours Healthcare, and Chesapeake Regional Medical Center. The division is currently seeking a Pediatrician (Newborn Hospitalist) to join their team, which includes neonatologist, pediatricians, neonatal nurse practitioners, respiratory therapists, radiologists, transport specialists, physical, occupational, speech and child life specialists as well as educators and social workers.  Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics. For more information or to apply, please submit your contact information below.

Pediatric Sports Medicine Physician

Physician – Sports Medicine  Children’s Specialty Group, PLLC (CSG), together with Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), seeks a dynamic and energetic leader to further develop our Sports Medicine program. The position includes practicing in sunny southeastern Virginia at the only freestanding children’s hospital in the state. We have faculty appointments at Eastern Virginia Medical School in the Department of Pediatrics and provide all of the pediatric teaching in sports medicine. Our continually growing program includes 3 sports medicine physicians, pediatric orthopedic surgeons (3 sports trained), pediatric sports physical therapy, athletic training, exercise specialists, sports nutrition, neuropsychology, all pediatric subspecialties and a very active outreach program.

Our coverage includes 5 local school districts (middle and high school), 2 private schools, a college, a large sports complex, a professional dance company, Governor’s School for the Arts, local road races and many local club teams.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Have completed a fellowship in primary care sports medicine
  • A pediatric residency is preferred
  • Applicants with experience after fellowship are preferred, but all applicants will be considered
  • The anticipated start date will be summer 2018.This is a partnership track position.

For more information or to apply, please send a letter of interest and CV via email or postal service to Joel Brenner at Joel.Brenner@chkd.org

 

 

Patient Account Representative

Large Pediatric Sub-Specialty Practice seeking a full-time Patient Account Representative. The responsibilities for this position will include researching over/under paid claims, checking payor websites, reviewing correspondences, and placing calls to resolve credit balances.  Tasks also involve correcting posting errors, and processing refunds.

This role requires attention to detail and working knowledge medical insurance billing. Background in payment posting, knowledge related to payor remittances and insurance policies is preferred.

 

Psychometrist

Position Description: As directed by the Neuropsychologist, the Psychometrist will administer and score psychological test batteries evaluating cognitive, academic, neuropsychological, behavioral, and emotional status in order to assist Psychologists, Psychiatrists, and other physicians in decision making. The Psychometrist also  provide technical support to the Neuropsychologist on specialty teams and clinical research projects.

 

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Administer and score psychological tests as defined in competencies for a Psychometrist .
  2. Score tests administered, including objective personality tests administered by Psychologist.
  3. Provide a written summary of the patient’s behavior during testing, including an interactions with the patient’s parents or peers that may be observed incidentally.
  4. Write progress notes in the medical record to keep hospital personnel informed of the status of referrals.
  5. Attend training conferences offered by the department as well as by outside organizations.
  6. Participate in establishing job requirements and goals; perform duties at the desired level of competency.
  7. Review and ensure timeliness, accuracy, and availability and security of information.
  8. Comply with Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Infection Control and Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  9. Understands, adheres to and models Core Standards as defined organizationally and specifically within the department/unit.
  10. Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Education Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, with specific training in tests and measurements and ethics.

 

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