Pediatric Hospitalist Job In Detroit, Michigan
Pediatric Hospitalist Opportunities with Children’s Hospital of Michigan
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Tenet Healthcare and University Pediatricians are actively seeking three full-time Pediatric Hospitalists to start this summer/fall 2018. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established group with great mentorship and growth opportunities as they continue to expand. Today, the group has grown to staff all general pediatric inpatient teams plus non-resident teams and the observation unit at Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
We are seeking physicians that have a passion for hospital medicine and are comfortable with procedural skills. Shifts will be scheduled at Children’s Hospital of Michigan and at a local community hospital. Shifts at CHM will include teaching nurse practitioners and residents. Responsibilities at the local community hospital will include attending deliveries and performing newborn resuscitation. Each shift is 12-13 hours in-house including days, nights, and holidays.
This position lends itself to academic research and productivities as well as opportunities to advance into leadership roles. Excellent faculty mentorship within Children’s Hospital of Michigan is available.
Candidates must be comfortable intubating newborns and putting in umbilical lines, in addition to performing lumbar punctures. Must be BE/BC in Pediatrics and eligible to obtain licensure in the State of Michigan. Recent graduates as well as experienced/practicing Pediatric Hospitalists are encouraged to apply.
If interested, please submit your current CV for immediate consideration. All inquiries and personal information are kept strictly confidential.
For more information or to schedule a phone call, please contact Melanie Yenchai at 469-418-4590 (text OK as well) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Since 1886, the Children's Hospital of Michigan has been dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care to children and adolescents in a caring, efficient, and family-centered environment. A proud member of the Detroit Medical Center, the Children's Hospital of Michigan is the first and most experienced pediatric specialty hospital in the state and is internationally recognized for more tan 40 pediatric medical and surgical specialties/services that it offers.
The children's Hospital of Michigan has 228 licensed beds and is staffed by more than 2,000 employees. It has 517 physicians on the medical staff, including 323 pediatric specialists, and 680 pediatric-trained nurses. Of the 517 physicians on the medical staff, 185 are Wayne State University faculty physicians employed by University Pediatricians. The majority of the remaining physicians are in other smaller practice groups or are independent, with the exception of a small number of employed gastroenterologists, urologists, and surgeons.
The Department of Pediatrics at Wayne State University School of Medicine supports the teaching of residents, specialists, fellows, and medical students in training. More Michigan pediatricians are trained at Children's Hospital than at any other hospital in the state. Children's Hospital of Michigan is the third largest recipient of Children's Education funding in the country, which equates to $13 million annually. Ground breaking clinical, translational, and basic science research is also a major focus for the medical staff at the Hospital.
The combination of outstanding, high quality clinical care, teaching, and research has earned the Children's Hospital of Michigan to be ranked among the best in the country in eight pediatric specialties according to U.S. News & World Report's 2015-16 Best Children's Hospitals rankings. The Children's Hospital of Michigan is nationally ranked in Cardiology and Heart Surgery (#37), Nephrology (#41), Neurology and Neurosurgery (#24), and Orthopedisc.
Children's Hospital of Michigan includes an American College of Surgeons verified, freestanding Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and verified pediatric burn center. The hospital provides exceptional care, around the clock, to injured children and families from time of injury through recovery and rehabilitation. When pediatric patients need emergency transport, Children's Hospital of Michigan's PANDA One provides a dedicated pediatric and neonatal ambulance service and team. Children's Hospital of Michigan's emergency departments see 90,00 children each year.