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Physician - Neonatologist

Facility FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital Department Clarke Neonatal Intensive Care Schedule Full time 36 or more hours per week Shift Day Shift Hours 7 AM - 7 PM Apply Job ID 37190

Neonatologist in the Heart of the Carolinas! 

Join a collegial Neonatal team at one of the best hospitals in North Carolina, among the top five percent in the nation for patient experience.  FirstHealth of the Carolinas is searching for a hands-on and motivated Neonatologist to practice at our flagship campus in Pinehurst, NC. 

Opportunity Highlights: 

  • Practice at our Level III, 13-bed NICU. 

  • 2200 deliveries, 225 NICU admits per year. 

  • Cohesive team of experienced NNPs provides 24-hour in-house coverage. 

  • The Clarke Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has provided excellent care for over 20 years. 

  • Block schedule, shared call. 

  • Several regional level IV centers provide subspecialty consultation and transport when needed. 

  • 1 Physician and 1 NNP per shift, manageable census. PRN staff available for coverage. 

  • Participate in the Vermont Oxford Network International Database and the Perinatal Quality Collaborative of NC. 

  • Comprehensive compensation and benefits package: 

  • Competitive salary 

  • Health, life and disability benefits, flexible spending accounts 

  • 3 retirement savings plans – 401a, 403b with match, 457b 

  • Relocation allowance 

  • CME allowance, license/DEA reimbursement 

  • Center for Provider Wellbeing resources 

  • Paid malpractice with tail coverage 

  • 501(c)(3) status provides eligibility for Fed Loan forgiveness (PSLF) 

About FirstHealth of the Carolinas: 

  • Financially stable health care system with four hospitals, primary and convenient care clinics, occupational health services, dental centers, home health, hospice & palliative care, fitness centers, a robust philanthropic Foundation, and more. 

  • Organizational culture guided by a commitment to patient safety, quality, and performance excellence, as evidenced by some of FH Moore Regional Hospital’s recent achievements: 

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award in 2022 by Healthgrades. FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital is the only hospital in North Carolina to receive that award for 10 years in a row which places the hospital in the top 5% in the nation. FirstHealth has received the OPEA for 15 years in a row. 

  • Ranked third in the state by U.S. News & World Report. 

  • Recognized on Newsweek Magazine’s list of World’s Best Hospitals 2022. 

  • Ranked No. 2 in the state in Patient Picks category by Business N.C. Magazine 

  • Join us on our journey to zero harm and the best place to work in healthcare! 

Community Overview: 

  • “Micropolitan” area located in world-renowned Sandhills area of NC - Home of American Golf and new USGA headquarters. 

  • Vibrant community with an exceptional quality of life … Pinehurst consistently ranks in the top 3 safest municipalities in North Carolina. 

  • Neighboring Southern Pines is listed in “50 Best Small Towns in America”. 

  • Relaxed lifestyle within reach of urban amenities - Raleigh-Durham, Greensboro and Charlotte. 

  • An abundance of family-oriented recreational activities can be enjoyed year-round in our temperate, 4 season climate. 

  • Easy access to North Carolina beaches and the Blue Ridge and Smokey Mountains. 

  • Less than 90 minutes to major international airports. 


  • Completion of ACGME- or AOA-approved residency and fellowship program 

  • Board Certification in Pediatrics and Neonatology through ABMS or AOA 

  • Previous Neonatologist experience (post-fellowship) preferred 

  • Clean background, unrestricted NC medical license and NC DEA 

  • BLS certification required, NRP

  For more information and to apply, please contact our in-house Physician Recruitment team at 910.715.1438 or

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