Pediatric Hospitalist

Pediatrix Medical Group
Cumming, Georgia
Closing date
Aug 29, 2024

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Hospital Medicine (MD)
Full Time
Position Type

Requisition ID: 2023-41410
Location: US-GA-Cumming
Specialty: Physician - Pediatrician/Pediatric Hospitalist
Position Type: Full Time
HR Rep / Recruiter: Velicia Carter


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Newborn Nursery Care in Beautiful Suburban North Atlanta!
Northside Hospital Forsyth and Northside Hospital Cherokee


Seeking a full-time Pediatric Hospitalist to join our team of Neonatologists and NNP's dedicated to serving the needs of newborns and their families in suburban communities in North Atlanta. Our team provides newborn and neonatology services at both Northside Hospital Forsyth (Cumming, GA) and Northside Hospital Cherokee (Canton, GA). We are expanding our team to include full-time pediatric hospitalists to help provide NBN care at both locations due to robust growth in our yearly newborn volume.

  • Northside Forsyth: 45 post-partum rooms, 3800-4000 deliveries in 2022 projected
  • Northside Cherokee: 24 post-partum rooms, 2600-2800 deliveries in 2020 projected
  • Skilled lactation services department at each location
  • Easy access to subspecialists at CHOA
  • 24/7 neonatology MD and NNP backup
  • Level III NICU at both locations

Responsibilities include:

  • caring for well newborns >/= 35 weeks and > 1800 gms in NBN only
  • Daily rounds on infants in NBN
  • Communication with general pediatricians and/or subspecialists if needed
  • Documentation in hospital EMR (Cerner)
  • No clinic or outpatient responsibilities

**Additional Details

  • Paid as 8-10 hr shifts, regardless of patient volume
  • No night call or after-hours responsibilities, daytime hours only
  • No delivery attendance
  • Infants requiring monitoring or advanced care are managed by NICU team in NICU

North Fulton, Cherokee and Forsyth Counties are located north of Atlanta. Local communities include Canton, Cumming, John's Creek, Roswell, Milton, Alpharetta, Crabapple, and Woodstock. This beautiful area of Georgia is close to downtown Atlanta, the Blue Ridge Mountains, Lake Lanier, and is one of the fastest growing areas of the state. Come join us as we expand our busy practice!



Benefits and Compensation

The compensation and benefits referenced is for illustrative purposes only, and will be discussed during and after the interview process.

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

Benefits for Full Time employee and qualified dependents:

  • Health Insurance including prescription drugs, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance & Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term disability options
  • Advanced and continuing education
  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities
  • Professional liability insurance**
  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
  • Employee stock purchase program - 15% discount*
  • 401k with company match**
  • Long Term Care (LTC)
  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Aflac Hospital, Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Identity Protection
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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

About Us

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Pediatrix® Medical Group (Pediatrix) are one of the nation's leading providers of highly specialized health care for women, babies and children. Since 1979, Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians have been committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties including obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine, and neonatology are complemented by 18 pediatric subspecialties and a newly expanded area of primary and urgent care clinics. The group's high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives.

Today through almost 8,000 employees in 38 states, dedicated teams including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patient®. We invite you to join the Pediatrix® family and help shape the future of health care for women, babies and children.

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Pediatrix 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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