Nocturnist Laborist

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Closing date
Feb 2, 2025

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Hospital Medicine (MD)
Full Time
Position Type

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Position Description:

The Laborist Practice at Pennsylvania Hospital (PAH) is seeking a full-time Nocturnist OB/GYN Physician 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 and 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 primary role of the Nocturnist will be to oversee residents in a busy OB triage unit and assist residents with GYN ER consults and any emergent GYN procedures/surgeries. The Nocturnist will also participate in Labor and Delivery by performing C-sections and vaginal deliveries as dictated by L&D volume and acuity. There will always be two additional OB/GYN attendings, as well as a midwife, on L&D at any given time working alongside the Nocturnist creating a collaborative work environment. The schedule will consist of three, twelve-hour shifts per week. ?

Interested candidates can e-mail their CV and cover letter to Courtney Earp, Manager, Provider Recruitment, at:

Minimum Requirements:

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

Why Penn Medicine:

* Featured as a Forbes Top Employer & US News and World Report Top Health System

* Competitive Compensation and CME package

* Strong benefits and retirement

* Collaborative, supportive work environment

* Access to in-system referrals for patients

* Networking and connection to colleagues across all specialties throughout Penn Medicine

Additional Information:

Penn Medicine Medical Group is the overarching structure that aligns 3500+ employed physicians at Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System. 

Penn Medicine is committed to embracing inclusion and diversity in our culture, focusing on our core values of cultural humility, equity, accountability and respect. 

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.

Learn more and submit your CV at:

Search for Job ID #175210.

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