Pediatric Hospitalist Opportunity
Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: November 26, 2022
St. Luke's University Health Network, the region's largest, most
established health system, a major teaching hospital, and one of
the nation's 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a part-time BC/BE
Pediatric Hospitalist to join our pediatric department providing
excellent care at St. Luke's University Health Network.
St. Luke's pediatrics department is growing and expanding our
offering of services. We are seeking providers who are excited by
growth and new opportunities. Help us shape the future of pediatric
services in our region through the addition of new pediatric
providers, new locations, and increased inpatient capabilities!
- The Department of Pediatrics consists of inpatient, specialty
and primary care providers spread across a variety of practice
locations (throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey).
- St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Campus, is now a
proud member of the Children's Hospital Association, representing
the Network's investment in continuing to grow services for
- The inpatient pediatric unit is a 17-bed unit located at the
Bethlehem Campus. This unit was newly reconstructed in June 2022.
The inpatient hospitalist team currently consists of 5 dedicated
pediatric hospitalists who provide care in house 24/7 to patients
admitted from any of the Network's hospital campuses.
- For any patient requiring critical care support, the inpatient
unit is located adjacent to an 8-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
which opened in February 2020. The unit is staffed by critical care
intensivists and specially trained pediatric nurses and receives
admissions from the Network's 12 hospital campuses.
- The unit is supported by a growing team of pediatric
specialists covering 14 specialty areas including: pediatric
surgery, GI, endocrinology, nephrology, developmental pediatrics,
neurology, cardiology, dermatology, psychiatry, pulmonology,
radiology, anesthesia, orthopedics and plastic surgery! Many of
these specialists are co-located in St. Luke's new Pediatric
Specialty Center, the region's first and only freestanding building
dedicated entirely to providing care for pediatric
- A newly approved pediatric residency program as well as
existing family medicine residency programs, provide the
opportunity to engage in teaching and resident education.
- The most robust and highest volume OB program in the region
with a strong maternal and fetal medicine program which delivers
nearly 5,000 babies per year.
- Surgical Level III NICU located at St. Luke's University
Hospital in Bethlehem, PA, 8 bed Level II NICU at St. Luke's
Allentown Campus, 26 bed Level III NICU at St. Luke's Anderson
Campus, and a Level II NICU at St. Luke's Upper Bucks
- Robust 12 hospital Network spread over a diverse geographic
area providing emergency care for over 320,000 patients
In joining St. Luke's University Health Network you'll enjoy:
- Competitive compensation and a rich benefits package, including
malpractice insurance, health and dental insurance, & CME
- Starting bonus and relocation assistance
- Work/life balance & flexibility -
- Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support
- A culture in which innovation is highly valued
- Professional support and growth within the network
- Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic
About St. Luke's University Health Network
Founded in 1872, St. Luke's University Health Network (SLUHN) is a
fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 16,000
employees providing services at 12 hospitals and 300+ outpatient
sites. - With annual net revenue greater than $2 billion, the
Network's service area includes 11 counties: Lehigh, Northampton,
Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe, Schuylkill and Luzerne
counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New
Dedicated to advancing medical education, St. Luke's is the
preeminent teaching hospital in central-eastern Pennsylvania. - In
partnership with Temple University, St. Luke's created the Lehigh
Valley's first and only regional medical school campus. - It also
operates the nation's longest continuously operating School of
Nursing, established in 1884, and 38 fully accredited graduate
medical educational programs with 347 residents and fellows. -
St. Luke's is the only Lehigh Valley-based health care system with
Medicare's five- and four-star ratings (the highest) for quality,
efficiency and patient satisfaction. - St. Luke's is both a
Leapfrog Group and Healthgrades Top Hospital and a Newsweek World's
Best Hospital. - In 2020, two of IBM Watson Health's 100 Top
Hospitals were St. Luke's hospitals. - St. Luke's University
Hospital has earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation
from IBM Watson Health eight times total and six years in a row.
St. Luke's has also been cited by IBM Watson Health as a 50 Top
Cardiovascular Program. -
Utilizing the Epic electronic medical record (EMR) system for both
inpatient and outpatient services, the Network is a multi-year
recipient of the Most Wired award recognizing the breadth of the
SLUHN's information technology applications such as telehealth,
online scheduling and online pricing information. -St. Luke's is
also recognized as one of the state's lowest cost providers.
About the Lehigh Valley
Set amid gentle hills and charming country sides, Lehigh Valley, PA
is home to Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, as well as dozens of
small towns and picturesque boroughs, parks, trails, and waterways.
Steeped in pre-Colonial, Early American, and industrial history,
the region's storied past became its uplifting present, bestowing
visitors anything from crayons and craft beer to Martin Guitars and
museums, covered bridges, and nationally-recognized events like
Musikfest and Christkindlmarkt.
The Lehigh Valley is in close proximity to NYC, Philly, and DC.
Outstanding higher education facilities include Lehigh University
and Moravian College. Cost of living is low and coupled with
minimal congestion; choose among a variety of charming urban,
semi-urban and rural communities your family will enjoy calling
home. There is easy access to outdoor activities like skiing,
snowboarding, white water rafting, and zip lining. The Lehigh
Valley encompasses three unique cities in one suburban area. For
more information please visit www.discoverlehighvalley.com
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