Pediatric Hospitalist

MEDNAX   •  

Lawrence, KS

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 60 days ago

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We are seeking a BC pediatrician for a pediatric hospitalist position at LMH Health, formerly known as Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence, Kansas.

  • Responsibilities include covering the newborn nursery (which may include low Level-II NICU patients), attending high-risk deliveries as requested, covering the pediatric floor and providing consults in the ED as needed
  • Pediatric hospitalists see patients for six community pediatricians
  • Census between the NBN and pediatric floor averages 6-12 patients
  • Flexible scheduling with pediatricians in the hospital from 8:00am-4:00pm and on call from home
  • Proficiency in circumcisions, intubation and NRP
  • Sub-specialty support is available

As a repeat city on the "Top 100 Best Places to Live" list on Livability.com, Lawrence is the sixth largest city in the state of Kansas and is located just 45 minutes west of Kansas City and 30 minutes east of Topeka. Although it is a small city with a big-town feel, Lawrence has amazing culture, a diverse population, great shopping and entertainment. The cost of living is nine percent lower than the national average and housing is affordable too. There is no shortage of activities for the outdoor enthusiast – with 54 parks and open spaces, four golf courses, miles of hiking and biking trails and paths – there is something for everyone. In fact, Lawrence earned recognition from the League of American Bicyclists as a top "Bicycle-Friendly Town." With a strong educational system anchored by the University of Kansas, it's no wonder Livability.com also ranked Lawrence number 7 on the 2017 10 Best College Towns list. With all that it has to offer, it is truly a great place to live and raise a family.

Benefits

Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.

*Our benefits include:

  • Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with annual matching program
  • Advanced and continuing medical education
  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities
  • Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing

*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.