Position is a part–time (3 days per week) or full-time (4 days per week) salaried position with full benefits and full call, joining three pediatricians and a nurse practitioner. Call varies but the most is 1:5. Providers participate in an inpatient pediatric service for admissions and care of acutely ill patients as well as attending deliveries and providing newborn care. Care for ill newborns is also provided with level 2 nursery coverage. We are a 65-bed, acute care community hospital with a 55-member medical staff. Patient volume draws from a wide geographic region with 40,000 people.
Patient volume for office encounters averages 15-20 patients per day along with a varying number of inpatients or newborns daily. Patients represent a full range of pediatrics, including newborns and teenagers. The practice also supports a successful OB program for deliveries at the Hospital’s level-2 nursery.
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