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Pediatrician

We are looking to add a second pediatrician to the care team in our new Pediatric Department which includes pediatric nurses and nurse practitioners. Duties are exclusively outpatient unless an applicant desires to round on newborns in the hospitals. Night call is limited to phone back-up for our pediatric nurse triage line.

REQUIREMENT:

Completion of pediatric residency and board certification or board eligibilty in pediatrics through the American Board of Pediatrics.

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES:

Pediatricians work collaboratively with staff to care for pediatric patients in our practice which embraces the medical home model. We provide pediatric primary care including acute visits, well-child care, in-office procedures, and patient and family education. Coordinate care with other MPFC and local providers as needed.

Successful applicants will be able to work independently and with other members of the pediatric and MPFC team in a collegial, professional and patient-centered enviornment. They will practice evidence-based pediatrics and value developing relationships with patents and families over time as well as working with nursing and ancillary staff. As we are a growing department, there is ample opportunity to contribute in establishing foundations of our practice.

If you are interested in this position please email Dr. Michelle Laufer at mlaufer@mpfcak.com and email or fax a resume to 907-257-8185