Pediatric Hospitalist

  • Pediatrix Medical Group
  • Pocatello, ID, USA
  • Feb 04, 2024
Full Time Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

We are seeking a Pediatric Hospitalist for our pediatric hospital medicine service in a community hospital setting in southeast Idaho.

The role of a pediatric hospitalist at Portneuf Medical Center includes:

  • Caring for medical patients in the Pediatric Unit.
  • Consulting pediatric patients in the emergency department and surgical patients.
  • 7 on 7 off schedule
  • Consulting on patients in the emergency department
  • Round in hospital, with call from home
  • Opportunities to develop sedation program
  • Sister program 30-minutes away at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center for collaboration and consultation
  • Opportunity for faculty appointment with Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Leadership opportunity also available

Benefits and Compensation:

Pediatrix provides a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision
  • Teledoc
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401K Thrift and Profit-Sharing Plan
  • Life Insurance provided with opportunity for supplemental options
  • Critical illness, hospital and accident insurance
  • 8 weeks paid parental leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Short term disability and long-term disability
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Extensive Employee Perks program
  • Employee Assistance Program

About Portneuf Medical Center:

Portneuf is a teaching hospital and clinical site for the Idaho State University Family Medicine Program, University of Utah Psychiatry Rural Track, Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine and Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho Medical Education Program. Teaching opportunities and faculty affiliations abound.

Living in Pocatello, Idaho offers a unique blend of natural beauty and small-town charm. Nestled amidst stunning mountains and vast landscapes, residents enjoy outdoor activities like hiking and skiing. The community fosters a strong sense of belonging, with friendly neighbors and a tight-knit atmosphere. Pocatello truly embodies the idyllic Idahoan lifestyle.

About Pediatrix Medical Group:

Pediatrix® Medical Group, Inc. (Pediatrix) is the nation’s leading provider of physician services. Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians are committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services to women, babies and children across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties include obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine and neonatology complemented by more than 20 pediatric subspecialties, as well as pediatric primary and urgent care clinics.

The group’s high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by significant investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives. The physician-led company was founded in 1979 as a single neonatology practice and today provides its highly specialized and often critical care services through more than 5,000 affiliated physicians and other clinicians in 37 states.

Pediatrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer!


  • Board Certified Pediatrics, Board Certified Pediatric Hospital Medicine preferred but not required