Sacred Heart Children's Hospital is seeking a board-certified pediatrician to continue the growth of care for patients with medically complex and palliative-care needs. Sacred Heart Children's Hospital provides comprehensive and coordinated care for children with complex medical needs in a consultative model, in collaboration with community and specialty providers. The lead physician will be responsible for strategic planning, operational leadership and the direction of care coordination services, as well as providing medical consultation to children with complex health care and end-of-life needs.
Minimum of 3 years' experience in the care of children with medical complexity, symptom management and end of life care preferred
An adult palliative care physician with extensive pediatric experience will be considered
Position provides out-patient and in-patient consultations
Team consists of 3 pediatric RN coordinators, 1 pediatric social worker and 1 pediatric palliative/complex care physician
Where You'll Work
Providence Sacred Heart Childrens Hospital, a member of the National Association of Childrens Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI), includes more than 90 pediatric sub-specialists on the medical staff. Our 13-bed pediatric emergency department is the only dedicated childrens emergency care and Level II pediatric trauma center in the inland Northwest region.
Where You'll Live
Spokane, in eastern Washington, offers a high quality of life to its 208,000 residents, with some of the nation's cleanest air and water, responsible development and a mild, four-season climate. Its affordable housing, growing arts and theater community and excellent higher education campuses make it a prime destination for families and working professionals. Outdoor enthusiasts relish Spokane's prime location, with over 60 miles of biking and hiking trails, exceptional skiing and whitewater rafting.
Who You'll Work For
Providence Health & Services (PH&S) is a not-for-profit system of 34 hospitals, more than 600 clinics and hundreds of locally driven programs across five western states: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on its mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. PH&S is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.
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