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UnityPoint Health Pediatric Hospitalist- Physician- Sioux City, IA in Sioux City, Iowa

  • Join our expanding Pediatric Hospitalist program!

  • Growing from 2 to 3 full time Pediatric Hospitalists with daytime in house coverage and nighttime call from home

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package – Including signing bonus, relocation, 401K match, CME allowance, and time off

  • Pediatric Sub Specialty Support- Pediatric Radiology, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Neonatology.

  • General Surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Interventional Radiology, Gastroenterology and many other subspecialists available for consultation

  • 12 bed pediatric inpatient unit with pending remodel

  • Full integrated system with clinics and hospitals on Epic EMR to improve care coordination

  • Affiliated with a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital

  • Average daily census of 5-7 in summer and 7-10 in winter (combination of newborn nursery and inpatient)

  • Round on unassigned newborns in newborn nursery (no NICU or Level 2 nursery responsibilities), circumcisions, ED and direct admissions of pediatric age patients, ED consultation when requested

  • No delivery attendance required. High risk deliveries are attended by in house NICU.

  • Tertiary hospitals located 90 miles North and South with visiting subspecialists

  • Average 10 shifts per month in 2-3 day increments with balanced weekend and holiday coverage

  • In house hours from 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Call from home with in house Family Practice resident coverage.

  • Flexibility exists with group for switch to alternate schedules in winter to include rotating night call vs. double coverage in a.m. to divide newborn rounds and inpatients.

  • Opportunities for QI initiatives, hospital committee involvement and advanced Epic certifications if desired

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical, and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work as a team member to improve the health of the people and communities we serve

  • Provide the best outcome for every patient every time

  • MD or DO

  • Board Certified

  • Hold an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state(s) in which physician provides services

  • Eligible to work in the United States

  • Ability to work as a team member

Requisition ID: 2019-66599

Street: 2720 Stone Park Blvd

Name: 7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St Lukes

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 7 days on- 7 days off

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

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