Medical Director - Physician – Pediatric Complex-Palliative Care

Tacoma, WA

MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Health Center

MultiCare Health System

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

Based in Tacoma, WA, MultiCare Health System is a leading-edge, integrated not-for-profit healthcare organization. MultiCare Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital is an advanced regional care and referral center for Southwest Washington serving more than 13 referring hospitals over 9 counties and backed by fully staffed services 24/7. Mary Bridge supports a level IV NICU, busy ED service, PICU, trauma service, IPS and a full complement of pediatric subspecialties. Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital and Health Network was one of 13 Children’s Hospitals named a top performing children’s hospital for 2018 and 2019. The Leap Frog Top Hospital award is tied to achievements in patient safety and quality.

Job Description:

Join this collegial group of two established Physicians, RN Care Manager, Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Clinic RN and a LPN comprising the Mary Bridge Pediatric Complex /Palliative Care Services. This .2 FTE Medical Director and .8 FTE Physician position is based in Tacoma, WA. The entire team is committed and passionate about providing family-centered care that is focused on what this population needs: easy access, care coordination, and comprehensive care. In providing comprehensive care, the team partners with the patients, families, specialists, hospital teams, as well as the community.

The opportunity includes:

Strong referral network from area Pediatric & Family Medicine providers; Diverse mix of cases; Level II trauma center; Collaborative relationships with colleagues in other departments/specialties

State-of-the-art free-standing children’s hospital to be built by 2024

Requirements:

Board certified/eligible in Pediatrics. This could include experience as a pediatric and/or hospitalist. Preferred board eligibility/certification in palliative care. Licensed in the state of WA by the time of employment. DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority. Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

About MultiCare Health System

At MultiCare, we’ve been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. And today, we are the largest not-for-profit, community-based, locally governed health system in the state of Washington. With more than 18,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers, we work together to support the health and wellness of the communities we serve.


Posted December 7, 2020

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