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Nocturnist Laborist

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Closing date
Oct 2, 2024

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Full Time
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Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Position Description:

The Laborist Practice at Pennsylvania Hospital (PAH) is seeking two full time Nocturnist OB/GYN physicians to grow their team. Pennsylvania Hospital is the premier hospital in the area for obstetric care located at 8th and Spruce Streets in the historic Society Hill district of Philadelphia. PAH is the nation's first hospital has been a leader in patient care, treatment techniques and medical research for over 260 years. This established team of Laborists consists of six core physician FTE’s.

The Nocturnist Laborists will provide full-scope care of expecting patients on Labor & Delivery, ED consults, OB triage area and Antepartum unit. This model allows for immediate availability of attending physicians for patients laboring in Labor & Delivery. There will always be two OB/GYN attendings, as well as a midwife, on L&D at any given time working alongside the Laborist, creating a collaborative work environment.

The schedule will consist of three, twelve hour shifts per week; no weekends. The Laborists will also play a key role within Pennsylvania Hospital's OB/GYN Residency program, actively teaching and supervising interns, residents and Penn medical students.

Minimum Requirements:

Candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible OB/GYN Physician, with a current state and DEA license.

Additional Information:

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

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