Medical College of Wisconsin - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
January 22, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
Physicians/Surgeons, Physicians: General, Physicians: Specialty
The Medical College of Wisconsin and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin are actively recruiting nocturnist physicians to join our dynamically expanding group in hospital medicine. This position may be full-time or part-time. Opportunities to split time between Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Milwaukee location and our new community hospital partner Ascension Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare - All Saints in Racine, Wisconsin, are available. Shared Medicine-Pediatrics hospitalist positions are also available and encouraged.
Nocturnist clinical responsibilities include working with resident team providing assessment and management of new inpatient admissions and supervise overnight coverage of patients on the hospital medicine team at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (no PICU, NICU/newborn or ED coverage). Full-time academic nocturnists average eight 15-hour shifts per month. Clinical responsibilities in Racine location include 24-hour shift coverage of inpatients and consultative services for emergency department patients, with neonatology coverage provided on site. Flexible scheduling options are offered. Candidates should be board certified or eligible in pediatrics and interested in an academic appointment; however, clinical-only positions will be considered. Candidates with inpatient pediatric experience in an academic setting are preferred. A competitive compensation package and academic appointment will be offered.
Hospital Medicine at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Our section is comprised of an energetic group of 30 physicians with a strong commitment to clinical excellence, academic productivity, and medical education. In addition to providing clinical care, our team is engaged in a variety of educational, research, advocacy, safety and quality improvement projects. Our section is actively involved in training of medical students and residents in pediatrics, medicine/ pediatrics, emergency medicine and family medicine. Areas of academic interest include bronchiolitis, transitions of care, medical education, medication safety and quality improvement. Our program provides ample opportunity for growth and academic collaboration. Care is provided at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, a 306-bed pediatric hospital, with a large referral network.
For consideration, forward a letter or email of interest and current curriculum vitae:
Alyssa Stephany, MD
Section Chief, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Children’s Corporate Center
PO Box 1997, MS C560, Milwaukee, WI 53226
c/o Holly Struebing
Candidates should be board certified or eligible in pediatrics and interested in an academic appointment; however, clinical-only positions will be considered. Candidates with inpatient pediatric experience in an academic setting are preferred.
Internal Number: 22803
About Medical College of Wisconsin - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
About the Medical College of Wisconsin:
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is a large private medical school that fosters academic and clinical excellence and offers MD as well as graduate degrees in health sciences. MCW was founded in 1893 to serve the people of Wisconsin. MCW has more than 5,000 full time equivalent faculty and staff, and MCW is the ninth largest private employer in the metro-Milwaukee area.
About Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin:
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (CHW) is a rapidly growing nationally recognized facility located on the suburban campus of the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center. The hospital is a 306 bed tertiary care center and is a Level I pediatric trauma center with a 72-bed pediatric critical care unit, one of the nation’s largest. Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is one of the nation's top pediatric hospitals. Parents magazine ranked CHW 4th in the Country, and U.S. News & World Report ranked 5 subspecialties in the top 20, including the Herma Heart Center (#5), Gastroenterology (#13), Cancer (#14), Nephrology (#20), and Pulmonary Medicine (#20).
Milwaukee is an affordable and comfortable place to live and ...raise a family. Milwaukee is the nation’s 23rd largest city and the largest city in Wisconsin. Highlights of Milwaukee include of a busy downtown lakefront, many charming neighborhoods, and easy access to Wisconsin’s lake country. Milwaukee is large enough to provide the amenities of a metropolitan area, while small enough to allow for easy commutes and accessible amenities.