Pediatric Hospitalist | Take great care of the patient, every day and in every way

Harrisburg, PA



Excellent Opportunity For A Pediatric Hospitalist in Harrisburg, PA

Due to the growth of our practice at UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg Hospital, we are seeking a BC/BE full-time pediatrician interested in management of inpatient pediatric admissions, emergency department consultations, as well as patients in our newborn nursery.

  • Pediatrics floor has 500-600 annual admissions with 24/7 support by the PICU and Level 3 NICU
  • Pediatric subspecialty services include endocrinology, neurology, GI, and surgery, as well as outpatient pediatric nephrology and telemedicine at The Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh for multiple specialties.
  • Newborn nursery averages 2,500 annual admissions
  • Diverse clinical environment with opportunities to establish and develop protocols.
  • Pediatric Hospitalists are in-house 24/7 with 12-hour shift coverage
  • Ideal candidate will manage well newborns, common pediatrics inpatient admissions as well as patients with diabetes ketoacidosis, bronchiolitis and asthma patients
  • Candidates will be expected to have and maintain up-to-date NRP and PALS.
  • Candidate should be interested in teaching pediatric residents, family medicine residents, medical students and physician assistant students who rotate through our pediatric inpatient and newborn nursery units.

Opportunities to participate in quality improvement initiatives and clinical research.

Effective November 1st, 2021 Mednax will require all employees and new hires to be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they qualify for an approved medical and/or religious exemption.

Posted November 16, 2021