Pediatrician

Location
Chesapeake, Virginia
Posted
Mar 04, 2021
Closes
Apr 03, 2021
Specialty
Pediatrics
Position Type
Permanent

Distinctive Healthcare is currently seeking to hire Full time, Part time and PRN Pediatricians for various Naval Tri-Care Clinics in Virginia Beach, Suffolk, VA, also Boone Clinic and Chesapeake Clinic near Portsmouth, VA and to work in the main hospital which are subsidiaries of Naval Medical Center in the Portsmouth, VA area. This is a great opportunity to support the essential mission of our military and enjoy a flexible schedule.

The Pediatrician shall perform a full range of Pediatric Physician services for pediatric patients under eighteen (18) years old.  Perform a full range of physician services in accordance with privileges granted by the Medical Treatment Facility. Direct, perform, or assist in the instruction of other health care professionals within the scope of the clinical privileges or responsibilities. Examine, diagnose, treat or prescribe courses of treatment within the scope of training, experience, and privileges. Provide preventive and health maintenance care, including annual physicals, positive health behaviors, and self-care skills through education and counseling.  Order diagnostic tests as applicable as well as request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated.

Requirements:

  • Possess a minimum of one (1) year full-time experiences as a Pediatrician in the last two (2) years.
  • Possess a board certification in Pediatrics (by the American Board of Pediatrics).
  • Possess and maintain a Basic Life Support (BLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification as recognized by the American Board of Pediatrics.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.