Pediatric Hospitalist NW Ohio-opening for a BE/BC Pediatrician with a 150 bed hospital located 50 miles south of Toledo, OH. The duties include overseeing the Special Care Nursery Level IIB, newborn care, attendance at all high risk deliveries, inpatient pediatric care, and emergency department consults. Prospective candidates must be able to manage infants born at 32 weeks and above and manage CPAP, Surfactant, and ventilator care. Hospitalists work seven to eight 24 hour in-house shifts per month, managing an average daily census of 12 which includes 2 pediatric inpatients, 6 well newborns, and 4 special care patients. As an employed physician, the hospital is offering a competitive salary, full benefits, educational loan assistance, malpractice, 403B and more.
The community is rich in history as the first settlement in the county dates back to the War of 1812. There is a 52 mile river that meanders through the country side. Their prosperity is based on a strong base of industry and agriculture. They are conveniently located on I-75 which connects to other major metro areas including Toledo and Detroit.
The regional health system has over one hundred years of service to Northwest Ohio and is the major employer. The hospital had a recent expansion in 2009.