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*Per Diem Pediatric Hospitalist - Glendale, AZ, USA

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*Per Diem Peds Hospitalist in Sunny Arizona

Per Diem Pediatric Hospitalist

Banner Thunderbird Children’s Hospital

5555 W Thunderbird Rd, Glendale, AZ 85306

 

Banner Health – Making Healthcare Easier so Life Can Be Better

Banner Health / Banner Children’s Specialists (BCS) is seeking a  Per Diem Pediatric Hospitalist  to join a well-established program in the Phoenix metro area.

 

The ideal candidate will be board certified/board eligible, possess strong clinical team building and interpersonal relationship skills along with proven training and experience as a Pediatric Hospitalist. The physician hired will be based at Banner Thunderbird Children’s Hospital in Glendale, AZ. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates interested in a collaborative work environment within an integrated healthcare system.

 

Details and Requirements:

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible – Pediatrics
  • Patients will include newborns and pediatrics
  • Newborn nursery coverage if desired, no delivery attendance
  • The team consists of 13 core physicians
  • Primary Location: Banner Thunderbird Children’s Hospital
  • Additional hospital privileges at Banner Gateway Medical Center and Banner Children’s at Desert Medical Center

Banner Health  is one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the country with more than 50,000 employees, twenty-eight hospitals, including the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long term care centers, and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services, and home medical equipment, in six Western states.

 

Geographical High Points:

·        Phoenix West Valley offers premier restaurants, shopping, and nightlife

·        Endless recreational activities including hiking, cycling, boating, golf and more

·        Excellent public & private school options

·        Active high school, college, and professional sports

 

 

Interested applicants are encouraged to join our physician talent community  where you can upload your CV and track application progress:  https://practicewithus.bannerhealth.com  For questions, please call or email Barbara Doty, Sourcing Strategist, at: 520-694-6036 or  Show Email . Visit our website at:  www.bannerdocs.com

 

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner Health recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. Banner Health is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

 

Pediatric Neuropsychologist Opportunity with 350 days of Sunshine in Glendale, AZ

Pediatric Neuropsychology

Banner Children's Specialist Group

Phoenix Metro Area, AZ

Full-Time Outpatient Pediatric Neuropsychologist – Banner Children’s Specialists

Glendale, Arizona

  

At Banner Health, we aim to make healthcare easier so life can be better. Banner Children’s Specialists, Banner Health’s group of pediatric specialty providers, invites qualified Pediatric Neuropsychologists to discover all that we can do when we bring together a collaborative multidisciplinary team of highly trained specialty physicians, social services staff, and numerous integrative therapy programs, ensuring a complete range of care for children.

 

Banner Children’s Specialists seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Pediatric Neuropsychologist for a full-time position opening in our Pediatric Neuropsychology department. This opening offers the opportunity to develop and grow a new clinic location within our expanding multidisciplinary Pediatric Neurosciences program while being supported by and being an integral part of our current team of Pediatric Neuropsychologists. The patient population consists of individuals (infants to 18 years of age) presenting with medical complexities, with referrals to the Pediatric Neuropsychology department primarily coming from Neurology, Neurosurgery, Hematology/Oncology, Cardiology, Genetics, and Trauma. As our new Pediatric Neuropsychology clinic location expands, additional opportunities may include supervision of advanced practicum students, participation in research, and brief inpatient bedside evaluations, depending upon the provider’s interests. 

 

Position Requirements:

-         Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology from an APA or CPA accredited program;

-         Successful completion of an APA, APPIC, or CPA accredited internship training;

-         Successful completion of an APA, APPIC, or CPA accredited postdoctoral training/fellowship in pediatric or lifespan neuropsychology in accordance with Houston Conference guidelines;

-         At least 2 years of independent professional practice following completion of training;

-         License or license-eligibility in the state of Arizona;

-         Board Certification or eligibility for Board Certification in Pediatric Neuropsychology;

-         Experience in pediatric neuropsychological evaluation, preferably ages 0-18;

-         Experience with medically complex conditions, neurodevelopmental disorders, and autism assessments (including ADOS-2) is highly preferred;

-         Strong analytical, written communication, oral communication, and interpersonal skills.

-         Candidates must be eligible for paneling with public and private insurance payors.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

-         Provide neuropsychological and neurodevelopmental evaluations in the outpatient setting to children (ages 0 to 18) with a variety of medical complexities.

-         Candidates should be aware that they will not be provided with a psychometrician, initially, and will be responsible for test administration, scoring, and interpretation. As this clinic grows and patient volumes increase, hiring of a psychometrician will be considered.

-         Rotation between the Glendale clinic location and the main clinic location in Mesa, Arizona may be considered, depending upon candidate preference.

 

Annual salary and benefits are competitive, including an allowance for membership dues, continuing medical education, and travel for continuing education.

  

Banner Children’s Specialists Pediatric Neuropsychology Clinic at Thunderbird is located in the northwestern Phoenix metro area within Banner Children’s Specialists Neurology Clinic. With a population of 1.7 million, Phoenix, Arizona is the 5 th  most populated city in the United States after New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Houston. While Phoenix offers the expected amenities of a large metropolitan city, including many world-class dining opportunities, it also offers the unique benefit of year-round access to many outdoor activities, such as year-round golfing, hiking, and biking, with many hiking trails within city limits. Phoenix is also located just a short drive from many nearby lakes, offering year-round boating and kayaking. While Arizona may not be known for winter sports, Phoenix is also a short drive from skiing and snowboarding in northern Arizona. You can easily spend your morning skiing in Flagstaff before driving to Scottsdale to golf in the afternoon sun. 

 

When you join the Banner Health family, you will join three full-time pediatric neuropsychologists, dedicated administrative and patient support staff, and, as part of the greater Pediatric Neurosciences division, our team of 7 Pediatric Neurologists and Nurse Practitioners, as well as 6 Pediatric Neurosurgeons and Nurse Practitioners. Patients seen at the Glendale clinic location also have access to an educational advocate. You will be welcomed into Banner Health’s culture of inclusivity and diversity, where individual voices are heard, excellence in patient care is rewarded, and a positive work-life balance is supported. Come join our team.

 

Banner Health offers competitive salary and recruitment incentives, along with an industry leading benefits package that provides security for you and your family, including:

•          Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and pharmacy plans

•          Paid time off plans

•          Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days

•          Financial savings resources

•          Career advancement and optimal work/life balance

•          Employee Discounts

 

The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the health care field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.

 

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner Health recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. Banner Health is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

 

Diversity and Inclusion

Contact Email: barbara.doty@bannerhealth.com
Employer: Banner Health
Location: Glendale, AZ, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Locum Tenens
Specialty: Pediatrics
Salary Range: