Pediatric Nocturnist Physician - Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, AZ 85001

Employment Type: Permanent Specialty: Pediatrics - Hospitalist Job Number: 28340

Job Description

  • a 450+ provider multi-specialty group, is looking for a full-time pediatric nocturnist who is passionate about teaching and clinical quality. 
  • The successful candidate will join a group of 6 pediatric hospitalists (full and part-time) providing medical education and patient care at a public, teaching hospital in Phoenix, AZ.  Major affiliate of the University of Arizona College of Medicine and Creighton University School of Medicine. 
  • Our pediatric services include a 24-hour Pediatric Emergency Department, a 10-bed pediatric in-patient unit, a 6-bed PICU, a busy newborn nursery, and a Level III NICU. 
  • Deliveries are covered by the NICU service.
  • Pediatric specialty services are provided by both group physicians and independently contracted specialists.
  • The pediatric hospitalists cover the Inpatient Pediatric Unit as well as the Couplet Care and Level II Nursery. 
  • Daily rounds are held with pediatric residents and medical students.
  •  The pediatric residency program and pediatric hospital medicine fellowship is in partnership with Phoenix Children’s Hospital and accepts 34 residents per year.  
  • The pediatric hospitalists also teach family medicine residents from other local hospital programs.

  • The ability to speak Spanish is a plus but not required.
  • Board Eligible/Certified Pediatrics
  • Active AZ Medical license

  • An excellent compensation and benefits package has been prepared and includes an additional nocturnist stipend.
  • 4 weeks paid time off
  • 1 week CME time off with CME stipend
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance, long term disability, AD&D insurance
  • 401K plan with up to 6 percent employer match
  • Paid medical malpractice insurance with tail coverage
  • Arizona offers a wonderful Southwestern lifestyle with an affordable cost of living, warm weather year-round, and numerous activities such as hiking, biking, fishing, camping, golf, festivals, etc.  The Phoenix metropolis is a vibrant cosmopolitan area, providing a wide range of social and cultural activities including theatre, professional sports, symphony, and many museums devoted to the culture, history, and beauty of the Southwest.

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