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BE/BC Pediatrician Opportunity - Montana - Great Falls, MT, USA

Job Description

BE/BC Pediatrician Opportunity - Montana

Benefis Health System, in Great Falls, Montana, is seeking an outpatient Pediatrician partner to join our team practicing at our large regional health system main campus.

Practice Details:

  • This opportunity is located in a brand-new Women’s and Children’s Center dedicated to full spectrum of women’s and children’s care including general pediatrics, pediatric behavioral health, pediatric therapies (PT, OT and speech), obstetrics, gynecology, maternal-fetal medicine, fertility services, lab and x-ray.
  • Current pediatric team at this location has 1 part-time and 2 full-time pediatricians, 2 pediatric nurse practitioners, an integrated psychologist, a general psychologist, a neuropsychologist, a care coordinator and an LCPC/LMFT.  In addition, our satellite pediatric clinic has 1 pediatrician and 2 pediatric nurse practitioners.  
  • Integrated psychologist, LCPC and care coordinator provide on-demand embedded behavioral health support to pediatric providers throughout the clinic day
  • Patient care spaces feature fun family friendly waiting rooms and welcoming exam rooms with themes and art designed by local high school art students
  • Classes and programs offered include: breast milk donation programs, childbirth classes, Meadowlark Initiative perinatal services, safe sleep for infants and more.

Schedule Details:

  • Outpatient clinic is open and staffed Monday – Friday from 8:00 – 5:00 pm
  • 1:1 nursing ratio to provider on most days in addition to 2 medical assistants
  • Call is 1:9 weeks taken from home averaging 0-4 after hour calls per week (pediatric hospitalists cover urgent care, emergency department, hospital, and community calls)
  • There is additional opportunity to participate in Benefis outreach clinics in underserved rural Montana communities a few days per month, if interested

Inpatient Units: Pediatrics/Labor and Delivery/NICU

  • Inpatient services are covered by dedicated pediatric hospitalists available 24/7 for newborn rounds and cares
  • The pediatric inpatient unit has 16 beds 
  • Labor and Delivery has 19 labor and delivery rooms, 5 high risk antepartum rooms, 2 operating rooms and a 3 bed triage area
  • Our level III NICU delivers 24+ weeks and is staffed with Neonatologists, Neonatal Nurse Practitioners, Nursing and Respiratory Therapists
  • Dedicated Pediatric and NICU specific Mercy Flight transfer teams for regional transfers

Why we stand out

  • Stand alone, financially stable, not-for-profit health system
  • Patient focused, quality medical care
  • Regional tertiary center with robust adult specialty support including neurosurgery, pulmonology, neurology, endocrinology, rheumatology, advanced gastroenterology, cardiothoracic, and more!

How we support you

  • Guaranteed salaries with production and incentive bonus structures
  • Generous sign-on / relocation bonus
  • 8 weeks paid time off
  • Annual $5,000 CME + $1,000 license/dues
  • 5-7% retirement match + 457b program
  • Physician wellness programs focused on personal and professional development
  • Monthly meetings with highest-level physician and administrative leadership to bring ideas forward and solve issues

Community Information: Great Falls is known as Montana’s base camp for art and adventure with a city population of 60,000, and a draw of over 275,000 people in north central Montana. We have four genuine seasons, experience mild winters and enjoy blue skies over 300 days per year. Great Falls is a wonderful and safe place to raise a family, with nationally ranked public schools, two accredited colleges, and a new not-for-profit medical school, TouroCOM Montana, opening Summer 2023. Additionally, the Missouri River, a blue-ribbon fly-fishing destination, runs through the middle of our community with over 60 miles of paved recreational trails. Our local outdoor activities include camping, hiking, horseback riding, water and snow skiing, rock and ice climbing, boating, paddle boarding, kayaking, off-road motor sports, and hunting making our quality of life unrivaled in the Rocky Mountain West. Additionally, in 2023, Montana was named #1 state in the nation to practice medicine by WalletHub and in 2020, Great Falls ranked #10 for best cities to practice in after the pandemic by Business Insider.

Benefis Health System is one of Montana’s largest tertiary centers holding a level II Trauma designation.  We are proud to be a standalone, financially stable community health system with strong, dedicated leadership focused on providing the best patient care in Montana, in addition to being awarded Becker’s “Best Places To Work in Healthcare”  6 years in a row.   Benefis covers ¼ of the state’s land mass, an area comparable in size to Kansas and can provide care for everything except for burns and organ transplants. We offer great specialty support including 4 neurosurgeons, a cardiothoracic and vascular program, a regional cancer institute and a brand-new emergency department with a dedicated air ambulance program, including fixed and rotor wing. 

About Us

Benefis Hospitals has 586 beds at its two campuses (that includes 146 beds in long-term care and 20 beds at Peace Hospice of Montana) and partners with over 300 area physicians.

Our hospital has been recognized for its exceptional work in quality care by providing a wide range of programs and services to help you live the best life possible. We’re here to help you “Live well.”

Benefis Health System came about when two Christian-based hospitals became one. Our founders' believed in providing good care to all in need, and trusted that this would be accomplished. The Benefis name was derived using Latin root words: "Bene-" meaning good, and "fis-" for faith and trust. It’s these same root words that make up such terms as ‘beneficial’ and ‘confidence’.

Benefis has been a trusted provider of care for more than 100 years. And our name speaks to our commitment: good care one can put faith in.

Benefis is consistently ranked among America’s top hospitals by the nation’s leading healthcare ratings organizations for a range of services, including cancer care, joint replacement, stroke treatment, wound care and home health.

As a not-for-profit community health system, Benefis is driven to provide the highest level of care. We serve nearly 275,000 residents across a 15-county region that is bigger than Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont combined. Benefis is the largest non-governmental employer in the Great Falls area, with 3,400 employees.

Welcome to Great Falls:

Nestled along the magnificent Missouri River, Great Falls offers spectacular views and endless ways to enjoy the outdoors in one of Montana’s friendliest communities.
Great Falls combines a rich and colorful history, along with a variety of recreational, cultural and educational opportunities, affording our residents with a quality of life that is second to none.
While Great Falls is home to over 60,000 residents, our vibrant community offers that small town feeling residents cherish. Recognized for top-notch healthcare, education and four very distinct seasons, residents find exceptional outdoor opportunities all year round.
Our Community:
City of Great Falls 
Great Falls Area Chamber of Commerce
Great Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau
Great Falls International Airport  
Great Falls College – Montana State University
Great Falls Public Schools
University of Great Falls
Central Catholic High School
Foothills Christian High School
Holy Spirit  

Great Falls Tribune
KFBB News  

Great Falls Lodging Association              

CM Russell Museum
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
Children’s Museum of Montana 
Local Food and Beverage


Contact Email:
Employer: Benefis Medical Group
Location: Great Falls, MT, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pediatrics
Salary Range: