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Pediatric Hospitalist Locum

  • Direct Hire
  • , IL

Palm Careers

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Salary:

We’re currently looking for an experienced and BC pediatric hospitalist to join our team in IL! This is a great opportunity to get credentialed at a facility that uses locum coverage year round! You will be joining a team of five permanent physicians. Please review the following details:
Requirements:
– Board Certified in Pediatrics or Medicine/Pediatrics. Board Eligible if recently out of training.
– Already Active IL license required
Practice Type:
– Multispecialty Group & Hospital
Patient Population:
  • 150 – 180 PICU admits a year.
  • 200 – 260 intermediate admits a year.
  • Census in the ICU is 3 – 5 patients (average number is 3 patients).

The census for intermediate patients varies from 2 – 7.

Support staff:
  • 1 Clinical Nurse Specialist on staff
  • Support staff includes the ICU team, with the Hospitalists covering calls (but an ICU physician has to be on back-up).

Ancillary staff includes child life, pastoral services, nutrition, social services, PT/OT, and speech.

Schedule:
12 Hour Shifts 3-6 months!
Procedures Required:
  • Most of the patients are medical. The surgical cases usually are initiated by the PICU physicians or else they are elective.
  • Full-time Pediatric Sedation Service in place (sedations for special procedures, minor procedures, and radiology procedures);

Hospitalists cover all of the sedations and Pediatric ICU

If this sounds like the position for you click APPLY NOW or reach out to Palm Health Resources!

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