Job Status: Full-time, 5 days per week. Once per month on-call rotation.
Job Summary: Serves as the attending physician for patients admitted to the inpatient pediatric rehabilitation unit. Consultative position for a medically complex pediatric rehabilitation center.
Requirements: Board Certified/Qualified Pediatrician with experience in NICU, PICU, pediatric ER setting required.
Must be comfortable with medically complex children, G-tubes, tracheostomy and ventilators. Must also be comfortable with NICU graduate patient population and managing tube feeds in infants and children.
Good Shepherd, based in Allentown, Pennsylvania, is a nationally recognized rehabilitation leader, offering a continuum of care for people with injuries, complex medical needs and physical and/or cognitive disabilities.
More than 60,000 adults and children come to Good Shepherd each year for specialized programs in stroke, orthopedics and sports injuries, brain injury, spinal cord injury, amput...ation and more.
Good Shepherd provides rehabilitation services at more than 30 locations throughout 8 eastern Pennsylvania counties. In addition, Good Shepherd is the majority owner of Good Shepherd Penn Partners, a joint venture with the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia.