Pediatric ER Physician - MEDNAX

Las Vegas, Nevada
Jan 11, 2019
Jan 11, 2020
Emergency Medicine
Full Time
Position Type

Outstanding opportunity to join our Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice!

Wide mix of patient acuity!

The Pediatric Emergency Department at Sunrise Children's Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada is seeking 1 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship trained physician, 1 Pediatrician and 1 PA/NP.

  • Our Peds ER at Sunrise has volumes that have seen tremendous growth. Last year we saw well over 50,000 patients.

  • Currently, we have a core group that consists of 8 PEM docs, 6 Pediatricians and 5 NP/PAs.

  • We have a separate Fast Track consisting of 5-8 beds adjacent to the Peds ER, and recently developed a 3-5 bed VTA in the main Peds ER.

  • We are a Level-II trauma center and we currently have ER, FP and Ped residents (so you can do some teaching if you have an interest but zero teaching obligation).

  • We are a cohesive group, and have developed a bi monthly Peds ED meeting, numerous practice guidelines and order sets. We have FULL SCRIBE COVERAGE, a healthy group of pediatric subspecialists that are available for consultation, Child Life in the ER, a dedicated pediatric social worker and a new 14 bed pediatric cardiac ICU will be opening up and complementing the PICU within a few months.

    Our current Medical Director for the past 10 months, says living in Las Vegas affords a dynamic lifestyle. YES there are seasons with season changes, awesome weather, no state income tax, with world class hiking, amazing biking, all of the outdoor activities you could ever imagine, including water sports...thanks Lake Mead...wonderful programs and events for children, and also if you look for it, we have some pretty good restaurants and entertainment.


    Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.

    *Our benefits include:

  • Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance

  • 401(k) with annual matching program

  • Advanced and continuing medical education

  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities

  • Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount

  • Professional liability insurance

  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing

  • *These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.

    About MEDNAX

    With a 35+ year record of success, MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.

    We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care.

    MEDNAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.



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