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Pediatric Hospitalist

Position Description

St. Luke's is excited to open a casual position for a BC/BE Pediatrician or Med/Peds provider to become part of our newly-established and growing Pediatric Hospitalist program. Join the group of St. Luke's current inpatient pediatric team consisting of four Pediatric Hospitalists along with numerous Family Medicine physicians who take part in providing high quality pediatric hospital coverage for their patients.

  • 12 hour overnight shifts available: currently 4 on/3 off; eventually expanding to 24/7 coverage with flexibility in scheduling.

  • Coverage includes inpatient pediatrics, ED consultation, newborn nursery, and high-risk deliveries all within a single hospital setting.

  • You will see patients in a private, 8-bed Pediatric Unit with dedicated and proficient nursing staff.

  • Enjoy a brand new and bustling birthing center experiencing nearly 800 deliveries per year with Pediatric involvement including:

    • Attending C-sections and high-risk deliveries.

    • Managing Specialty Care Nursery with common admissions including prematurity (34+ weeks), sepsis evaluation, hypoglycemia, respiratory distress, and NAS.

    • Handling routine newborn nursery care.

  • We offer a real-time 24/7 telephone specialty consultation available through Minneapolis Children’s Hospital and the U of MN.

  • The physician will have opportunities to work with Family Medicine Residents and University of MN Medical Students.

  • NRP & PALS certification required.


  • Competitive Salary

  • Hospital Employed Position


  • Duluth, MN

  • Duluth population: 87,000

  • Service area: 492,000

Meet the Physicians

Why Duluth?

  • There are so many outdoor activities to do! The Duluth area offers a large amount of parks and recreational facilities, thus allowing opportunities for skiing, skating, snowmobiling, boating, hiking, fishing, camping and much more.

  • Duluth consists of more than 30 neighborhoods, so you can choose the perfect location to match your desires. Within these 30+ neighborhoods, there are 23 public schools, 3 charter schools, 1 private school, and 4 parochial schools. The area also consists of several colleges and universities.

  • It was rated as one of the top four Midwestern small cities, based on livability, by Money Magazine.

  • The city of Duluth is rated first in the U.S. for quality healthcare in communities of its size.

  • You can’t beat the views of Lake Superior!

Contact our Physician Recruiters for more information!

Nimet Jackson | 218.249.5103

April Knapp | 218.249.5027