CHOC Children’s Specialists in beautiful Southern California is seeking a full time Pediatric Hospitalist for one of our community programs, located at Pomona Valley Hospital and Medical Center. Responsibilities will include providing quality care to pediatric medical and surgical patients, and occasionally, newborns. Our service is the primary inpatient pediatric teaching rotation for two family practice residencies. We are a growing program within a large, well established group. Opportunities in quality improvement, community outreach, resident education and administrative activities available. Scheduled clinical hours are daytime with night call taken from home.
With 180+ pediatric focused physicians, CHOC Children's Specialists is the largest physician group associated with the Children's Hospital of Orange County. CHOC was named one of the best children's hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2016-2017) and a 2014 Leapfrog Top Hospital for the highest quality of care. CHOC is affiliated with the University of California, Irvine.
Candidates must have a MD/DO degree and be BC/BE in Pediatrics. Completion of a fellowship in pediatric hospital medicine or post-residency experience in inpatient pediatric care is preferred but not required. We are seeking bright, independent physicians who enjoy a career in pediatric hospital medicine, resident teaching and have the desire to contribute to enhancing the quality of care for children in a community hospital setting.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and is enhanced by an attractive benefits package that includes professional liability coverage, CME allowance, and PTO. In addition, the work schedule is conducive to an active lifestyle in beautiful Southern California. CHOC Children’s Specialists is an equal opportunity employer.
We invite qualified individuals to send a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: Scott Nichols, M.D. at email@example.com
Internal Number: 100-03
About CHOC Children's
CHOC Medical Group is associated with Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children's) which was named one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2016-2017) and a 2014 Leapfrog Top Hospital for the highest quality of care, CHOC Children's is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach, education and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, CHOC Children’s regional health care network includes two state-of-the-art hospitals in Orange and Mission Viejo, many primary and specialty care clinics, a pediatric residency program, and four clinical centers of excellence - the CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes.
CHOC Children's earned the Gold Level CAPE Award from the California Council of Excellence, the only children’s hospital in California to ever earn this distinction, and was awarded Magnet designation, the highest honor bestowed to hospitals for nursing excellence. Recognized for extraordinary commitment to high-quality critical care standards, CHOC Children’s Pediatr...ic Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is the first in the United States to earn the Beacon Award for Pediatric Critical Care Excellence.
Already the regional leader in pediatric care, CHOC Children's has built one of the most advanced and safest children’s hospitals in the world, with the 2013 opening of the Bill Holmes Tower. Within this innovative and healing space, doctors and clinicians employ cutting-edge science and technology to improve care and outcomes for children, making their futures brighter than ever.
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