CHRISTUS ST Vincent Regional Medical Center (CSVRMC), a 200-bed community hospital in beautiful Santa Fe, NM is recruiting a full-time Newborn/Pediatric Hospitalist to join our established group. We are looking for applicants committed to providing exceptional newborn and inpatient care. We have 1000+ deliveries per year and care for normal newborns in addition to staffing a level 2 nursery. Call responsibilities include attendance at deliveries, admission of newborns, pediatric admissions and ED consultations. We also provide resident teaching for a small Family Practice Residency program.
CSVRMC has a strong commitment to Quality Improvement and created a Clinician Directed Performance Improvement (CDPI) program, the Pediatric projects have led to national recognition. Successful projects have included improving bronchiolitis care in the ED and improving care of NAS babies. Hospital wide projects were recently presented at the Institute for Health Care Improvement Patient Safety Congress.
Ideal candidates will have experience in areas including newborn resuscitation and stabilization, all aspects of general pediatric inpatient care and will have excellent communication and teaching skills. An interest in Quality Improvement is a plus. Members of our team provide inpatient care on a 15 bed Children’s unit and consultative services to the Emergency Department. We work closely with our outpatient pediatricians and have ready access to pediatric subspecialists in nearby Albuquerque.
Candidates must be Board Certified/Eligible in Pediatrics and may have fellowship training in Pediatric Hospital Medicine.
Competitive commencement bonus and relocation assistance offered, along with a comprehensive benefits package.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 70028202
About CHRISTUS St. Vincent Health System
CHRISTUS St. Vincent is a not-for-profit integrated health system located in the beautiful mountain-west city of Santa Fe, New Mexico which sees over 300 sunny days per year, commute times under 15 minutes, and offers an abundance of outdoor activities as well as a thriving cultural, art, and music scene. Our 200 bed facility is a Level III trauma center, the only trauma center in Northern New Mexico, which covers a seven-county service area. The CHRISTUS St. Vincent Medical Group employs nearly 200 physicians and clinicians and offers more than twenty-five different specialties.