BC Pediatric Hospitalist needed in Altoona, PA
Tualatin, Oregon, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Pediatric Hospitalist
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Locums/Travel
Work Environment Hospital
Location Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 9/14/22

BC Pediatric Hospitalist needed in Altoona, PA

ASAP-ongoing

8am-4:30pm Rounding plus 24-hour call

Schedule is Monday -Sunday

Do Not Need to be in-house 24 hours/day

Procedures: Stabilization of a critical newborn to transfer; neonatal resuscitation; Intubation; Lumbar puncture; Peripheral venous access; Umbilical catheter placement; Circumcision; Thoracentesis; CPAP supervision

Average: 15 patients per day, 3 admits

Newborn Nursery: 6 patients/daily

Level 2 Nursery: 4 patients/daily

Pediatric Inpatient Unit: 3 patients average

OB-GYNs, in-house anesthesiology: MD and CRNA. Multiple medical and surgical specialists in-house or on-call

22-bassinet level 1 well infant nursery, an 8-bed level 2 neonatal

EMR: Cerner

BC Pediatrician, PA License, BLS, PALS & NRP required and COVID Vaccine required