Locum Tenens Pediatric Opportunity in Northern PA
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Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Pediatrics
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Locums/Travel
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 3/02/23

VeloSource has a locum tenens Pediatric opportunity in Northern Pennsylvania, just outside of Bradford.

- Active Pennsylvania License required

- DEA Required: Yes, will accept candidates needing to apply for a state DEA or transfer a DEA from another state

- Board Status: Board Certified, Board Eligible

- M-F 8:30am-4:30p

- 24hr Weekend Call, Rotation 1:3 or 12-14 days per month

- Weekend Call: Mostly by phone (not often coming in at night); Generally, round in hospital in AM, and then go to clinic; On call Pediatrician must admit patients both day and night (hospitalists admit ages18+); Can’t take call remotely - must be onsite to respond to ED or emergent c-sections within 30 minutes

- Level I nursery | 230-250 births/year


- Higher level care PEDS transferred, generally takes a 44-48 hour work week (including non face-to-face time to complete charts at end of day)

- Most FPs in the system do not see Peds - most coming to Pediatrics Group Express care (primary care walk-in) after hours and weekends, sees PEDS & adults (on hospital campus) – this helps the pediatric group and the on call physician

- OBs doing circumcisions

- Practice is 90% outpatient


- Time to Credential: 2 weeks

Contact VeloSource to discuss this job or any of our Locum Tenens opportunities nation-wide.