This is a unique position that is 0.5 Pediatric Endocrine and 0.5 General Pediatrics. The Endocrine portion of the FTE will be dedicated to providing consultative endocrine support to a large network of Primary Care providers, caring for approximately 50k children. In this role, you will be responsible for diagnosing and developing treatment plans for a wide variety of common non-diabetic endocrine conditions and then sharing this plan with the Primary Care provider to manage in the patient's home clinic. Responsibilities will involve diagnostic visits with referred patients, either in-person or via video, as well as providing e-consults to Primary Care providers to assist in lab follow up, diagnostic clarification and ongoing management. This position will also serve as the primary daytime endocrine consult for specialty and inpatient pediatric services. The remainder of this full-time position will be as a 0.5 Pediatrician, providing routine care to children in a Primary Care pediatric clinic.
- 1.0 FTE position; 40 hours per week divided into 20 hours for Endocrine and 20 hours for General Pediatrics
- Flexible Monday to Friday schedule
- Possible remote/telemedicine options
- New graduates are welcome to apply
Where You'll Work
Swedish Medical Group is an integrated team of more than 1,300 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving the greater Seattle area. As part of Swedish Health System, medical group providers benefit from centralized system support and a shared EMR (Epic). With easy access to seven Swedish Medical Center campuses, providers are able to serve northwest Washington residents with superior integrated, coordinated care.
Where You'll Live
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest's largest urban center, with a metro population of 3.25 million, and is home to world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Home to the world's biggest tech giants, Seattle offers some of the highest minimum wages in the country, along with a notable music and arts scene, outdoor lifestyle and amazing coffee.
Who You'll Work For
Swedish is a comprehensive health network with a long history of excellence. The Seattle-based system operates five hospitals with more than 1,500 beds, and more than 115 primary and specialty care clinics. Part of the Providence family, Swedish is world-renowned for its innovative and ground-breaking diagnoses, treatments and medical research at its five award-winning institutes: cancer, digestive health, heart and vascular, neuroscience and orthopedic. Its mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person it serves.
Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
Job ID Number: 16716