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Pediatric Hospitalist

Position Description

St. Luke's is excited to open another 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 one full time Pediatric Hospitalist, 6 primary care Pediatricians, and varied Family Medicine physicians who all take part in providing high quality pediatric hospital coverage.

  • 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.

Compensation

  • Competitive Salary and Sign-on Bonus

  • Full Benefits for 0.6 FTE or higher

  • Hospital Employed Position

  • Full Relocation

Locations

  • 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!

Meghan Anderson | 218.249.5721

April Knapp | 218.249.5027

mdrecruit@slhduluth.com