Phoenix Children’s Medical Group (PCMG) of Phoenix Children’s Hospital (PCH) in Phoenix, Arizona seek a full-time board certified Sports Medicine physician who is also board certified in Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, or Family Medicine to join a growing division of sports medicine. This is a 100% pediatric and adolescent sports medicine position within the Center of Pediatric Orthopedics at PCH. High school team coverage as well as participation in the Barrow Neurologic Institute (BNI) at PCH Brain Injury and Concussion program is expected. Participation in primary care and orthopedic resident and medical student education is required. The physician reports to the Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine.
Days and Schedule: Monday – Friday 8:00AM – 5:00 PM clinical time; occasional game coverage on weekends and evenings. Clinical conferences: Monday 6:30 – 7:30 AM Resident educational conferences: Tu/Thur 6:30 – 7:30 AM (3-4 times per quarter)
The division of sports medicine is currently composed of four primary care sports medicine physicians and two sports medicine orthopedic surgeons. We are part of the Center for Pediatric Orthopedics which is composed of 9 additional orthopedic surgeons and two Advanced Practice Providers. We provide coverage for 13 local high schools and serve as consultants for numerous club teams servicing athletes participating in football, gymnastics, soccer, dance, hockey, and basketball to name a few. We currently service an outpatient clinic at PCH as well as four satellite locations throughout the valley and are currently recruiting for an additional provider to staff a fifth location in the East Valley.
Medical degree from accredited allopathic or osteopathic school. Licensure to practice medicine in the State of Arizona. Completion of residency training in an ACGME accredited residency training program or equivalent. Certified by an American Board of Medical Specialists board if completed residency training in the past seven (7) years. Completed or currently completing an accredited fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine. Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine or eligible for certification.
Experience in: providing medical care in pediatric, adolescent and young adults or equivalent practice (1-2 years preferred); teaching residents, medical students, and/or sports medicine fellows (1-2 years preferred); Demonstrated knowledge of: development and managing programs/systems based medical care; sport related concussion management and treatment; evaluation, management, and treatment of pediatric sports related injuries and primary care conditions; fracture care. Effective communication skills in collaboration with parents, youth athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, and youth sport league directors. Interest in clinical sports related research and development of prevention programs.
Instructions to Apply:
Attach all applicant information in a SINGLE DOCUMENT, which includes: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Curriculum vitae should include all employment history beginning and ending dates in a month/year format (e.g. 6/01 to 8/04), job title, job duties with name of employer for each position, past and in progress research, publications, and presentations. Curriculum vitae should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the minimum and desired qualifications.
Phoenix Children’s is Arizona’s premier hospital for family-centered, pediatric care for patients with complex medical needs. We’re proud of the broad and deep experience our expert team of physicians and staff brings across more than 75 pediatric subspecialties — experience you won’t find anyplace else in Arizona. With a medical staff of nearly 1,000 specialists, Phoenix Children’s is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the country, and the most comprehensive children's care facility in the state. We provide inpatient, outpatient, trauma and emergency care. Phoenix Children’s is thrilled to once again be named a “Best Children’s Hospital” by U.S. News & World Report. Recognition on the 2018–2019 list marks the 8th year Phoenix Children’s has earned this prestigious ranking. We are the only pediatric hospital in Arizona to make this list, and each year it's an honor to have the hard work of our staff and stakeholders recognized. Each of the following Phoenix Children’s departments earned recognition among the top 50 pediatric facilities in the country.
Cancer, #20, represented by Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Phoenix Children's
Cardiology and Heart Surg...ery, #9, represented by Phoenix Children’s Heart Center
Diabetes and Endocrinology, #35
Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, #26
Neurology and Neurosurgery, #28, represented by Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children’s