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Pediatric Opportunity in Christian Faith-Based Practice in Niles, MI | Corewell Health

Niles, MI

full-time
Outpatient

Job Highlights

  • Loan Repayment or Assistance Offered
  • Less than 1 Hour from a Large Lake
  • Opportunity to Give Back to an Underserved Community
  • Are you passionate about your faith and looking to join a team of like-minded providers?

    If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our Pediatrics Team at Southwestern Medical Clinic, Niles. We are currently seeking a Full-Time Pediatrician to join our established practice, where we focus on caring for the underserved population in southwest Michigan.

    To be considered for this position, you must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatrics. This is an outpatient-only position, and your responsibilities will include regular appointments with newborns, new patients, well-child exams, follow-ups, behavioral health consultations, sports physicals, and same-day acute care. You will also perform typical pediatric procedures. Our clinic is conveniently located within the same building as an on-site Walk-In Clinic, providing easy access to lab and x-ray services. Additionally, we are in the process of constructing a beautiful new facility, which is expected to be completed by March 2023.

    You will be joining a team that consists of three physicians and three advanced practice providers (APPs). The call schedule is 1 in 3, with the APPs taking the first call. As a pediatrician, you will be the backup for newborns, nursery, and parent calls. Our clinic operates Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm, and fluency dictation is available. We utilize Epic EHR for our electronic medical records.

    At Southwestern Medical Clinic, Niles, we are not only passionate about providing excellent medical care but also about integrating our faith into our practice. We strive to provide Christ-centered medicine both at home and through participation in medical missions abroad. For the past 50 years, we have proudly served the residents of Southwest Michigan and under-served communities around the world.

    Our Mission Statement:

    We are a community of physicians and advanced practice providers who follow Jesus as Lord and integrate:

    • Christian witness
    • Global medical missions
    • Health care

    Southwestern Medical Clinic, Niles is a Rural Health Clinic (RHC), which qualifies for the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program. If selected for this program, you could receive up to $100,000 for three years of full-time service.

    We are affiliated with Corewell Health South, formerly known as Spectrum Health Lakeland, which is a teaching hospital offering residencies in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, and Internal Medicine. We also host 3rd and 4th-year medical students from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Central Michigan University College of Medicine.

    Southwestern Medical Clinic, Niles is part of Corewell Health, Michigan's largest health system with an award-winning health plan and more than 60,000 team members, more than 11,500 affiliated, independent, and employed physicians, and advanced practice providers, and over 15,000 nurses throughout Michigan.

    Recruitment & Benefits Package

    • Competitive market-based compensation
    • Health/dental/vision/disability/life insurance/retirement benefits
    • CME allowance
    • Relocation assistance provided in accordance with policy
    • Interview expenses covered

    To learn more, please contact Cameron Johnson at cameron.johnson@corewellhealth.org .

    Location Insights

    • A-

      Commute

    • A-

      Cost of Living

    • B+

      Access to Outdoor Activities

    • B+

      Access to Parks

    • B-

      Access to Restaurants

    • B-

      Public Schools

    • Total Population

      11,211

    • Median Rent

      $635

    • Median Home Value

      $85,400

    • Median Income

      $34,486

    Posted January 30, 2024