The Department of Pediatrics at the University of New Mexico Children’s Hospital is seeking an additional BC/BE Pediatric Hospitalist to join us. Salary and rank will be commensurate with training and experience.
Our state of the art Children’s Hospital opened in 2007 and provides the most advanced pediatric medical care available in New Mexico. The Pediatric Hospitalist Group staffs the General Pediatric Unit with 34 beds, Pediatric Subspecialty Care Unit with 20 beds, and Carrie Tingley Rehabilitation Unit with 15 beds. The care includes general pediatric inpatient care, consultation to subspecialty providers, sedation services, and PICC line placement. A multidisciplinary team and subspecialty providers support the Pediatric Hospitalist physicians. Resident physicians and medical students work with the Pediatric Hospitalists on the majority of our medical teams. We serve a diverse population in metropolitan and rural communities of New Mexico as well as neighboring states. We are looking for people who are dedicated to general inpatient pediatric care with a commitment to teaching.
New Mexico offers excellent weather and outdoor recreation with multiple National Forests and State Parks. Albuquerque rests at the base of the Sandia Mountains and is located 45 minutes from Santa Fe. Albuquerque also hosts the International Balloon Fiesta which is the largest gathering of hot air balloons in the world. The Land of Enchantment is one of the most beautiful places to live in the Southwest.
Able to obtain state licensures in the state of New Mexico Must have an MD, DO, or equivalent BC/BE in Pediatrics
Experience in pediatric acute care medicine Experience in pediatric inpatient care Experience teaching house staff and medical students. Experience in quality improvement, research, or scholarly work
A complete application must contain a cover letter, CV and a list of 3 references. For additional information, you may contact Melissa Sanchez, MD Department of Pediatrics, University of New Mexico, MSC10 5590, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position will remain open until filled.
The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience and training.
About University of New Mexico Children's Hospital
Established in 1994, the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is the largest academic health complex in the state. Located on the University of New Mexico campus in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the HSC combines its four missions areas - education, research, patient care and community outreach - to provide New Mexicans with the highest level of health care.