Pediatric Hospitalist Job In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children is actively seeking a Pediatric Hospitalist for an excellent academic opportunity in Philadelphia, PA. Clinical responsibilities are organized in a typical academic structure with a total of 32 weeks of service. Responsibilities are divided between coverage of resident teams, a non-resident team, approximately 2 evening shifts per month, and potential coverage at a subacute pediatric facility.
This position will also include an academic appointment at Drexel University College of Medicine at a level commensurate with their academic achievement(s).
St. Christopher’s is a 189-bed hospital that is committed to delivering high-quality family and patient-centered care to children throughout the greater Delaware Valley. Its highly acclaimed programs include the highest level of pediatric trauma care and neonatal care, a Heart Center, Oncology unit and the only dedicated pediatric burn center in the region. Through affiliations with Drexel University College of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, and Albert Einstein Medical Center, St. Christopher’s is helping to train the next generation of professionals in pediatric medicine.
Candidates must be BE/BC with an active Pennsylvania license (or in progress). Additional training/experience with Hospital Medicine is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated interest or track record in an academic center.
If interested, please submit current CV for immediate consideration. All inquiries are kept strictly confidential.
Philadelphia is one of the oldest cities in the United States. The streets are cobblestone and the architecture is a mix of old and new. Amongst the historical sites (Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, just to name a few) lies many of the area’s finest restaurants, great shops, and boutiques. Lined with many tourist attractions, row homes and safe communities, Philadelphia is the hub of cultural amenities for everyone. From professional sports, Museums and the musical arts, Philadelphia has it all. Some of the country’s finest education institutions are there or a short drive away. 2 hours to NYC, 3 hours to Washington DC and 1 hour to the Atlantic coast puts this area an ideal place to raise a family.
A leader in pediatric care since 1875, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children's nationally recognized programs and pediatric specialists provide exceptional care to children from throughout the Greater Philadelphia area and around the world.
St. Christopher's has more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, combining top-notch general pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties including Cardiology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology, Oncology and Orthopedics. It houses one of only three Level I Pediatric Trauma Centers in Pennsylvania and the only Pediatric Burn Center in the Philadelphia area.
In addition to its main location in Philadelphia, the hospital has a growing network of primary and specialty care locations throughout the Philadelphia suburbs and New Jersey so your child's health conditions can be treated close to home.