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Ottumwa Regional Health Center is seeking board certified or board eligible Pediatric Hospitalists to staff our Pediatric Hospitalist Program located in beautiful Southeast Iowa.

This is a full-time, hospital employed position with competitive compensation and benefits package. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including student loan repayment, medical malpractice; CME; sign-on bonus, and relocation allowance plus additional benefits.

Description of Pediatric Hospitalist Services:
7 days on, 7 days off (24 hour schedule) not required to be on site, but must be within 15 minutes of campus while on duty

Provide physician services to all pediatric inpatients admitted by Physician or any other Group Physician through the Medical Centers pediatric hospitalist program;
Provide physician services to all newborns, including appropriate care as soon as possible following all deliveries and C-Sections, including circumcisions and other minor procedures;
Attend all C-Sections and other high-risk births for purposes of monitoring fetal health and providing immediate care to the newborns;
Respond to requests from Emergency Department Physicians for consults or direct patient care of Pediatric Patients in the Emergency Department, including admissions;
Provide appropriate care of Pediatric Patients awaiting transfer to a NICU or transfer to another hospital for services not available at the Medical Center;
Provide all other services reasonably required to care for pediatric inpatients, including all newborns, admitted through the Medical Centers pediatric hospitalist program; and
Provide After-Hours Pediatric Hospitalist Services for unassigned Pediatric Patients who present to the Emergency Department for all pediatric inpatients at the Medical Center.

Requirements:
Completion of a Pediatric Residency from an approved ACGME program
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatrics
Certifications to include BLS, PALS or APLS, and NRP

For more information about this opportunity please contact:
Brooke Safley
877.803.1503


Some say Iowa has a fifth season. That fifth season is time - time to enjoy the other four. Ottumwa, the city of bridges, is located in southeastern Iowa. The Des Moines River runs right through Ottumwa, providing a beautiful backdrop to a vibrant region. It is where business, nature, recreation and entertainment meet. Stroll along the levee trail, fish from the banks, or enjoy boating. With a variety of historical attractions, cultural resources, and recreational opportunities, residents never have a shortage of things to do. The Bridge View Center offers exceptional convention and meeting space as well as a state of the art performing arts theater. Lake Wapello State Park offers 1,150 acres of beautiful wooded hillsides and a lake to hike, cross country ski, boat, fish and swim. A family oriented community of 25,000, Ottumwa offers a low cost of living and outstanding public and private education facilities.
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