The Division of Hospital Medicine, at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital, is seeking a full time Nocturnist at the Clinical Instructor, Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate Professor level. Rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. This will be a 12-month service period. Anticipated start date is June 2020.
The successful Nocturnist will have inpatient clinical duties split between our main campus in Seattle and affiliated community site in Everett (Providence Regional Medical Center). Our career hospitalists have diverse backgrounds and interests, and participate in a variety of quality improvement, patient safety, educational, and faculty development initiatives.
Seattle Children's Hospital (Seattle) Our attending-only service covers general medicine, post-procedural, and medically complex patients admitted to our medical and surgical units, as well as perform medical consultations in support of our specialty services. In-house coverage is provided 24/7 on a 10-hr day/14-hr night shift basis. During the day, there are opportunities to precept rotating medical students and fellows from our Advanced Practice Provider fellowship.
Providence Regional Medical Center (Everett) Our hospitalists provide primary coverage for the inpatient pediatric unit, and perform pediatric consultations for the emergency department and orthopedic, ENT, and trauma/general surgery services. During the day, our hospitalists back up the nurse practitioners who see well newborns. At night, hospitalists provide overnight newborn coverage, but do not attend resuscitations. In-house coverage is provided 24/7 on a 10-hr day/14-hr night shift basis. During the day, there are opportunities to precept medical students during their inpatient pediatric rotation.
All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.
Applicants must have an MD or DO (or foreign equivalent) and be board-certified in General Pediatrics and/or Pediatric Hospital Medicine.
In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S.) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE), or foreign equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a cover letter including career goals and potential start date.
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