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Infectious Disease Physician – Akron, Ohio

Summa Health is seeking a board certified/board eligible Infectious Disease physician to join our multi-physician team. The selected candidate will become a member of Summa Health Medical Group, a multi-specialty group practice of 400+ physicians employed by the Summa Health System. 
Summa Health – headquartered in Akron, Ohio – is one of the largest integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems in the state.  With 2 hospitals and 20+ health centers, Summa Health provides access to care throughout the region.

Opportunity Highlights

  • Employed position with comprehensive benefit package 
  • Competitive compensation with salary guarantee
  • Approximately 80% inpatient rounding/consult and 20% outpatient clinic; no admitting
  • Participation in active nationally recognized antimicrobial stewardship program
  • Average 1:4 weekend call
  • Strong support staff with APPs
  • Clinical research opportunities available
  • Active involvement in medical student and resident education 
  • Academic appointment available through NEOMED
  • Large, stable, established group of providers within ACO and sub-specialty support including 24/7 Hospitalist program
  • Epic System’s EMR 

Candidate Requirements

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in ­­­Infectious Disease
  • Unrestricted Ohio License or willingness to obtain
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Commitment to quality care in a patient centered, team-based environment
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary capacity

Community Information

Rising from the rolling hills of the Western Reserve along the Ohio & Erie Canal, Akron is located within 500 miles of 42 major cities, and surrounded by thousands of acres of national parkland and countryside.  As a thriving heartland city Akron provides an ideal living and working environment. The vitality of its people and the unparalleled quality of life offers versatility, a low cost of living, outstanding cultural access and a thriving climate for healthcare, education and business. The downtown hosts a vibrant arts scene and eclectic dining options.  Northeast Ohio offers many quality primary and secondary education options.


EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.
COVID-19 vaccine required for all Summa Health employees.


Contact a Recruiter

To learn more about this opportunity, contact a physician recruiter directly at 234.312.6286 or email



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