An excellent opportunity for a BE/BC pediatrician to join a well-established, busy, and growing independent pediatric practice located in historic Fall River, Massachusetts and consisting of
Six full- and part-time physicians
Three pediatric nurse practitioners
We pride ourselves on practicing high quality, personal pediatric medicine.
The physicians and nurse practitioners in our practice
Collaborate closely in a congenial environment.
Serve a broad spectrum of patients across all pediatric and adolescent ages as well as socioeconomic backgrounds from throughout southeastern Massachusetts and eastern Rhode Island.
See a wide range of pathology
Utilize a pediatric specific EMR.
Some features of our practice include
An active breastfeeding support program with several certified lactation consultants
A wellness program for overweight patients.
An asthma teaching program
A social worker who coordinates care for some of our neediest patients.
On-site services such as lab, X-ray, and pharmacy
On-site specialties including ophthalmology, ENT, orthopedics, and counseling
We have close relationships with nearby pediatric specialists affiliated with
Boston Children’s Hospital
Hasbro Children’s Hospital
Tufts Floating Hospital for Children
We see our own newborns at our community hospital that has 24-hour level II nursery coverage for C-sections and complicated neonatal cases. The obstetricians perform all circumcisions. We also manage the occasional pediatric inpatient.
We cover only our practice’s patients
We share it equitably among our providers, averaging about five per month.
We use a phone triage service for overnight calls.
We refer out complex cases to Hasbro, Boston Children’s, and Tufts, as well as Mass General and Boston Medical Center
Regarding the region
Fall River Is situated on the shores of Mt Hope Bay in southeastern Mass, not far from Providence and Newport, and less than one hour’s drive from Boston and Cape Cod.
There’s an abundance of activities such as boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking, and biking.
Beaches are nearby on the Atlantic coast
Skiing is available less than two hours north of the city
Area communities have affordable housing and highly rated schools
Highland Pediatrics is located at Truesdale Health, formerly known as Truesdale Clinic, which is an historic organization consisting of various medical practices of differing specialties, all independent of each other, and whose physician tenants each have the unique opportunity to equitably invest in the Truesdale medical office building.
We offer a competitive and equitable salary and benefits package as well as the prospect for early partnership. We look forward to sharing more information about our practice. Interested candidates, whether full-time or part time, experienced or finishing residency, please contact Wayne Siegel, MD at email@example.com and/or practice manager Theresa Cleveland at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 43805
About Highland Pediatrics
Close to Cape Cod, Providence, Newport and Boston.